Africa

MTN shoots down talk of Jumia stake sale

MTN denied reports it is looking to sell shares in African online retailer Jumia or …

Vodacom unit tips tie-ups as key to unlocking verticals

INTERVIEW: Mezzanine CEO Jacques de Vos (pictured) highlighted the importance of combining internal upskilling with …

Tigo sees regulators as key to boosting Africa coverage

INTERVIEW: Tigo Tanzania CEO Simon Karikari (pictured) highlighted the need for cross-industry partnerships and help …

Blog: Startups showcase bright potential of Africa

The conversation around Africa is changing. While this year’s GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Africa …

Ericsson eyes a faster 5G move for Africa

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: Ericsson’s head of network solutions for …

Google backs local content to boost digital adoption

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: The head of Google Africa’s Android …

Safaricom, regulator, call for balanced data policies

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: Laws around regulation of data collected …

African Union Commission eyes data potential

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: Africa’s data revolution has come of …

Huge spectrum costs taking toll on developing markets

LIVE FROM GSMA MOBILE 360 SERIES – AFRICA, KIGALI: Operators in developing markets pay effectively …

Lightweight Google app hits sub-Saharan Africa

Google is set to release its Android Google Go app in Africa, targeted at internet …