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Content posted in October 2016
Finance and Commerce on the 'Mobile Continent'
Connecting Africa News 10/25/2016 Post a comment
In Africa, mobile money has largely played the role usually filled by Western traditional banking institutions and, as a result, sub-Saharan Africa now transfers more money domestically via mobile money than any other region in the world.
Mission Afrique - SES Industry Days
Connecting Africa News 10/19/2016 Post a comment
At AfricaCom, world-leading satellite operator and AfricaCom 2016 gold sponsor, SES, will be holding its hugely popular, one-of-a-kind Africa Industry Day on Monday November 14.
The head of the republic intervened when the new licensee had been judged to be failing to meet the requirements of the bidding process.
Contrary to some media reports, Kenya's Communication Authority will not disconnect improperly registered SIMs on May 18.
The mobile sector is responsible for 8.7% of West Africa's GDP, according to industry body the GSMA.
Google’s first AI lab was officially opened in Accra.
The local company beat off plenty of competition to land the country's fourth multiservice license.
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