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Vodacom customer growth offsets ARPU drop

Vodacom Group saw an increase in customer numbers across its operations during the three months …

Retail giant launches mobile money in South Africa

Retail group Shoprite launched mobile money services in South Africa, a country where operators Vodacom …

Standard Bank mulls South African MVNO

Standard Bank in South Africa is preparing to set up an MVNO, a move which …

Cell C targets expansion with acquisitions

Cell C, the third-largest operator in South Africa, wants to add internet and financial services …

Zapper partnership opens way for Alipay in SA

Alipay parent Ant Financial signed a deal with mobile payment and loyalty card company Zapper, …

Vodacom 4G rollout stalls as spectrum runs out

Vodacom exhausted its spectrum in South Africa, delaying its rollout of 4G in rural areas and limiting …

SA operators, government agree shared network deal

Six South African companies will be allowed to keep their broadband spectrum until licences expire …

Telkom SA may bid up to $1B for Cell C

Telkom SA is mulling a bid of $1 billion for South Africa’s smallest operator, Cell C, …

Onyx to build sub-$30 African smartphone

South African handset manufacturer Onyx-Connect is launching a sub-$30 Android smartphone into the African market …

South Africa regulator delays 4G auction to May 2017

South Africa’s telecoms regulator ICASA reportedly postponed its proposed 4G spectrum auction to May next year, …