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PRESS RELEASE, 12/4/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- News Highlights:
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/29/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Johannesburg -- Telecommunications operator, MTN Group is proud to announce that it is the first African telecommunications company to join the IoT World Alliance. IoT World Alliance is a collaboration of established mobile network operators which aims to adopt and run a globally connected business through well-executed and smart ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/29/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- ABUJA, Nigeria -- Modernising regulation and policy reform will be crucial to boosting Nigeria's digital economy and accelerating internet access for millions through increased mobile broadband penetration, according to a new report released by the GSMA. The report, "Spotlight on Nigeria: Delivering a Digital Future", was launched at a ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/27/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Africa's mobile phone market declined 2.1% quarter on quarter (QoQ) in Q3 2018 according to the latest figures announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC). The global technology research and consulting firm newly released Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker shows overall shipments for the quarter totaled 52.6 million units, with ...
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 11/23/2018
Orange and MTN have announced a joint venture called Mowali -- short for 'mobile wallet interoperability' -- that will enable people to "send money between mobile money accounts issued by any mobile money provider, in real time."
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The Staff, 11/15/2018
What will happen when 1 billion Africans are connected to the Internet? The continent's population is growing rapidly, as is its connectivity. There are challenges to overcome, but this milestone will be a reality sooner than most think.
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Wei Shi, Intelligence Content Manager, Telecoms.com & Site Editor, Connecting Africa, 11/15/2018
CAPE TOWN -- AfricaCom 2018 -- While some technologies such as blockchain are still searching for the key challenges they can solve, some issues, particularly connecting the unconnected in rural Africa, are crying out for answers.
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PRESS RELEASE, 11/15/2018
CAPE TOWN -- The AfricaCom Awards 2018, supported by Founding Awards Sponsor PCCW Global, was a colourful and festive Mardi Gras-themed event last night. Held in Cape Town during AfricaCom (13 - 15 November 2018), guests celebrated and acknowledged those trailblazers who are leading digital inclusion, connectivity and digital development on the African ...
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The Staff, 11/15/2018
At this year's AfricaCom, much of the debate has revolved around how best to bridge the 'digital divide.' Most African nations still display a stark contrast in the number of people with access to ICT between rural and urban, and rich and poor, communities.
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António Nunes, CEO, Angola Cables, 12/6/2018
At the end of 2017, it was estimated that there were more than four and a half billion internet users in Africa, representing just 10.9 percent of global internet population*. This may appear to be only a fraction of the estimated 1.2 billion people living on the continent but Africa is one of the fastest-growing users of international internet ...
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