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The Staff, 5/21/2018
Satellite broadband services specialist SatADSL has struck a partnership with Cameroon's national telco Camtel that will result in broadband service availability across the central AFrican country, including rural areas.
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Connecting Africa, 5/17/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Buoyed by the growth of African peering communities, NAPAfrica IXP reaches top 15 of the world's largest - proves the crucial role of a strong peering community in building Africa's Internet ecosystem.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/16/2018
Mobile network technology has been developed for developed nations, leaving a lack of affordable mobile coverage solutions for countries with different needs, including those in Africa, argues Emmanuel Lugagne Delpon, senior VP at Orange Labs Networks.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/15/2018
Digital payment specialist Cellulant, which is already active in 11 African markets, has raised $47.5 million in a Series C round of funding led by The Rise Fund, an investment vehicle managed by growth equity platform TPG Growth.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/14/2018
Vodacom has reported a 6.3% increase in annual revenues to 86.4 billion South African Rand (US$6.9 billion), ZAR70.6 billion ($5.64 billion) of which came from service revenues.
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PRESS RELEASE, 5/14/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- PARIS -- Following the launch of its Marseille Hub in 2017, Orange International Carriers continues to enhance its network connectivity and will now offer a direct connection between Marseille and Penmarch. This new terrestrial cable allows Orange to open up unique access between Asia, the Middle-East and West Africa, offering improved ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 5/10/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Amdocs (NASDAQ: DOX), a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, today announced that Safaricom, a major mobile network operator in Kenya, will introduce innovative new digital services to meet the evolving demands of its 29.5 million customers. It will use revenue assurance technology and ...
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/9/2018
Safaricom got a double boost Wednesday as it reported better-than-expected full fiscal year financials for the year that ended in March 2018 and a message from CEO Bob Collymore who is now back running the company following extended medical leave.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/9/2018
Keen to be pushing at the mobile broadband boundaries, MTN has taken its 5G development program outdoors with a field trial, Africa's first, conducted with networking systems giant Huawei Technologies.
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Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Ex-Vivendi Chairman Held By French Police Investigating Bribery Allegations
As we can see, evevry country is impacted by corruption. Definitely a big issue!

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I like that kind of Breaking Bad's effect...Africa is definitely the future, I'm so happy!

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Yes, Africa is definitely the future. Lots of opportunities' out there!

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I hope the fall of the stock exchanges do not put to bad this beautiful company

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