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MTN Set to Cover 90% of South African Population With 4G
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Bharti Airtel's Africa IPO Plan Gathers Pace
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Orange Eyes 5G Launches in Africa, Middle East
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Cell C Strikes Roaming Deal Across South Africa With MTN
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Globacom to Boost Nigeria's Data Capacity
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HeroTel Turns to Cambium for Improved Wireless Broadband
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Airtel Kenya Joins the 4G Club
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Streaming Video-on-Demand to Boom in Africa: Report
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Angola Cables Expands Its Global IP Network
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Safaricom Deploys Revenue Assurance Tech from Amdocs
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Digital Finance Platform Lidya Raises $6.9M
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Vodacom Tanzania Celebrates 10 Years of M-Pesa
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Africa's Mobile Market Remains Flat in Q1: IDC
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World Cup Boosts Opera News Downloads
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Liquid Telecom South Africa Appoints New CEO
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The Nigerian telco investment landscape examined
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Liquid Telecom Wins Approval for $470M Neotel Deal
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The Importance of Securing Pay-TV
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Tunisie Telecom to Test Cryptocurrency for Mobile Finance
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Orange Money Is 10 Years Old
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