Connecting Africa, 6/18/2018
East Africa's nine nations will be home to 186 million mobile broadband connections (3G, 4G or 5G) by 2022, according to market forecasts from research house Ovum Ltd.
The Staff, 6/6/2018
Vodafone has joined the continent-wide fight against malnutrition by teaming up with Sanku (Project Healthy Children) to help provide fortified flour to millions of people across Africa.
PRESS RELEASE, 5/28/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- DAR ES SALAAM -- Vodacom Tanzania PLC is celebrating 10 years of M-Pesa, now boasting 8.2 million active users since its launch in 2008. Over the past decade, Vodacom M-Pesa has evolved from a simple mobile money transfer platform, into a robust ecosystem of services covering utility payments, mobile banking, savings and loans and ...
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/9/2018
Safaricom got a double boost Wednesday as it reported better-than-expected full fiscal year financials for the year that ended in March 2018 and a message from CEO Bob Collymore who is now back running the company following extended medical leave.
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/3/2018
MTN reported a 9.1% year-on-year increase in service revenues for its first quarter of 2018, with the company's operations in Ghana and Nigeria driving that growth.
Connecting Africa, 4/27/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Orange and Vivendi have joined forces to meet the expectations of the fast-growing African continent, keen to consume cultural goods and rediscovering, after three decades in which cinemas had all but disappeared, the unique experience of the big screen in the best technical conditions and absolute comfort.
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.
The Staff, 4/25/2018
Innovative technology projects have only weeks left to enter the 8th Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East, which rewards those projects that "improve the living conditions of people in Africa and the Middle East in fields such as education, healthcare, farming, mobile payments or sustainable development."
Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/13/2018
Four of the first five operators to be certified under the new GSM Association (GSMA) Mobile Money Certification scheme are from Africa.
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