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The Staff, 2/19/2018
Limpopo Connexion, on behalf of the Limpopo Provincial Government, has awarded a 585 million Rand (US$50.2 million) deal to Altron (Allied Electronics Corp.) to construct an open access broadband network infrastructure across South Africa's most northerly province.
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Mariam Abdullahi, Telco Industry Lead, SAP Africa, 2/14/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- NAIROBI -- No industry will remain undisrupted in 2018 and the years to come. But for African telco providers, who have feasted on near-uninterrupted subscriber and revenue growth over the past two decades, the need to adapt is paramount. In a market where the average business lifespan is 12 years (compared to 25 years in the last two ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 2/12/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- BARCELONA -- SatADSL, a provider of professional VSAT services via satellite, today announced an innovative new service for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) which will enable them to deliver satellite-based connectivity without investment in physical infrastructure.
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PRESS RELEASE, 2/8/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Goodwell Investments has raised 20 million Euro from over 30 investors for investments in inclusive economy in Sub-Saharan Africa. Goodwell invests in young, fast growing companies that offer products and services to un(der)served people to meet their increasing demand for affordable and quality basic products. The goal is to achieve ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 2/6/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- LAGOS, Nigeria -- The international tech community is nurturing Africa's digital ecosystem by supporting skills development, technology adoption and the growth of digital businesses across the continent. Giants like Google and Facebook are leading the effort through direct investment, partnerships and in-market teams in key African ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 2/6/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- JOHANNESBURG -- Celebrating Safer Internet Day (SID) (https://goo.gl/EGR7dd) under the connected theme of "Create, connect and share respect: A better internet starts with you", Facebook (www.Facebook.com) today announced a number of partnerships across Africa with over 20 non-governmental organisations and government agencies - with the ...
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The Staff, 2/2/2018
Mobile service provider Orange has partnered with the CNED (National Distance Learning Centre) to distribute educational content sourced from universities and training centers to smartphone users in Africa.
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PRESS RELEASE, 2/2/2018
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Safaricom's (NSE: SCOM) youth network has today unveiled the first of seven BLAZE Campus Experience Zones, which are expected to deliver an enhanced customer experience to the brand's subscribers.
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PRESS RELEASE, 1/22/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- The cost of sending money across networks is set to come down following announcement of a pioneering agreement between the Mobile Network Operators to send money to each other whether using Mpesa, Airtel Money or Telkom money on their handsets.
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Posted by DinoCiter |  In reply to: Vodacom Reports Revenues Hike of 6.7%
I hope the fall of the stock exchanges do not put to bad this beautiful company

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Monopolies are so dangerous, a good decision, more complicated but is needed the courage

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Posted by AlanFord |  In reply to: Airtel Downplays Africa Exit Talk Report
76 % of loss, it is just enormous

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