Register to receive our newsletter and join in the conversation on our message boards!
REGISTER NOW
Articles
Cover Image
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/25/2018
India's Bharti Airtel might be facing competitive and regulatory pressures in its domestic market, but its African operations are performing well, the operator noted in its fiscal fourth quarter earnings report covering the three months to the end of March 2018.
Cover Image
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/19/2018
There's much excitement about the potential merger of Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, a combination that would, in theory, provide a more robust rival to Kenya's dominant market leader, Safaricom.
Cover Image
Bradley Shaw, Regional Manager MEA, Nuran Wireless, 4/17/2018
As the memory of the manic Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona continues to fade from memory, the one thing that is indelibly etched in the consciousness is that 5G was the main theme.
Cover Image
PRESS RELEASE, 4/12/2018
ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire -- The mobile industry in West Africa is forecast to contribute more than $50 billion annually to the region's economy by 2022, according to a new GSMA study published today at the 'Mobile 360 - West Africa' event being held in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire.
Cover Image
Iain Morris, News Editor, 4/5/2018
Kenya's Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) has lashed out at a regulatory proposal to impose pricing controls on the telecom sector, arguing that it would be a major setback for the industry.
Cover Image
The Staff, 3/28/2018
Three new Internet service providers (ISPs) have launched their services in Senegal, enhancing the country's broadband and digital services potential.
Cover Image
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/23/2018
MTN Group appears to be in the final stages of the IPO of its operation in Ghana, according to reports that suggest the valuation of the operation has increased in recent months.
Cover Image
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/22/2018
Is the 9mobile ownership saga finally drawing to a conclusion? It seems that way following reports from the local press that Teleology Holdings has paid the required US$50 million deposit for the acquisition of Nigeria's fourth mobile operator.
Cover Image
The Staff, 3/21/2018
The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) has awarded two licenses (one national, one international) to Unitel that will enable it to become the country's fourth mobile operator.
Discussions
Kelwas
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!

Post Your Reply
Kelwas
Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Ecobank Launches Fintech Challenge Competition for African Startups
I like that kind of Breaking Bad's effect...Africa is definitely the future, I'm so happy!

Post Your Reply
Kelwas
Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Africa the Bright Spot for Bharti Airtel
Yes, Africa is definitely the future. Lots of opportunities' out there!

Post Your Reply
mehdi1973us
Posted by mehdi1973us |  In reply to: Ex-Vivendi Chairman Held By French Police Investigating Bribery Allegations
I was cheerful and happy enthusiastic when this blog was presented. Interesting stuff to read.   تاج گل

Post Your Reply
Chat
Information Resources
All resources
Upcoming Live Events
May 15-16, 2018, Radisson Blu, Nairobi Upper Hill, Kenya
July 10-11, 2018, Radisson Blu Hotel, Dakar Sea Plaza, Senegal
November 13-15, 2018, CTICC, South Africa
All Upcoming Live Events
Flash Poll
Video
AfricaCom TV caught up with Herman Singh, MTN's Group Chief Digital Officer, during the 20th anniversary event. Singh discussed the role of mobile ...
What are the hallmarks of a successful African broadcaster, how can the industry remain sustainable in the long term and what does the future hold ...
SPONSORED VIDEO: Kontron's Luc-Yves Pagal Vinette discusses software-defined networking (SDN) in developing markets and how Kontron is ...
A top class panel of industry specialists gathered at the 20th anniversary launch of AfricaCom in July to discuss the impact of mobile ...
THE PLACE TO SHAPE AFRICA'S DIGITAL FUTURE. Anyone who's anyone in African telecoms and technology will be at AfricaCom 2017, 7-9 November, at the ...
All Videos
Sponsored Video
This new video will inspire companies to reimagine their business for success in a world where connectivity is more than a commodity. Sponsored Video
All Videos
Twitter Feed
like us on facebook
Connecting Africa
About Us     Contact Us     Help     Register     Twitter     Facebook     RSS
Copyright © 2018 Light Reading - an Informa business, trading within KNect365 US, Inc. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
in partnership with