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M360 2016 Africa Article

Operators urged to customise services in connected women drive

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 AFRICA, TANZANIA: Operators should offer mobile services to women depending on their needs rather than treat them as one category of customers, said Omobola Johnson, chair person of the Alliance for Affordable Internet, at a Connected Women event.

Vodacom Tanzania boss slams old way of thinking

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 AFRICA, TANZANIA: The managing director of Vodacom Tanzania believes operators …

GSMA head identifies 4 barriers to digital inclusion across Africa

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 AFRICA, TANZANIA: Mats Granryd, director general of the GSMA, hailed …

Tanzania operators team to connect rural areas with 3G

Airtel, Millicom and Vodacom will launch six 3G pilot sites across Tanzania to test the sustainable provision of mobile broadband services to 13 million underserved people across rural areas.

Africa hits 557M unique mobile subs; smartphones to dominate by 2020

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 AFRICA, TANZANIA: More than half a billion people across Africa …

GSMA touts success stories for M4D Utilities programme

Some 650,000 mobile-connected pay-as-you-go (PAYG) solar home systems have been delivered worldwide, according to the GSMA M4D Utilities programme annual report.

More operators sign up to reduce mobile gender gap

LIVE FROM MOBILE 360 AFRICA DAR ES SALAAM – A further nine operators have been added to the GSMA’s Connected Women Commitment Initiative, which focuses on reducing the gender gap in mobile internet and mobile money services.