Vodacom Lesotho has recently announced a new partnership with Facebook to launch Facebook Flex, a connectivity service that allows peoples to stay connected with news updates all free of charge. With Facebook Flex, customers will be able to switch between free and date modes where users will still be...
Clara Mwafulirwa , the Corporate Communications Manager, Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA), has warned that the authority would punish all abusers of the internet because doing so was contravening the cybercrime Act. Mwafulirwa was speakin in an Interview on the sidelines of the first ever commemoration of Safer Internet Day...
Two of Kenya’s second tier Telco’s namely Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya announced plans to merge, with the emerging entity to be referred to as Airtel-Telkom. The signing of the binding agreement will see shareholders of the two companies enter into an agreement to merge their respective Mobile, Enterprise...
Telecoms operator VEON Ltd has said it will offer 5.30 Egyptian pounds ($0.3005) per share for the 42.3 percent of Cairo-listed Global Telecom Holding it does not already own. The offer for the stake in Global, formerly known as Orascom, represents a 20 percent premium to its closing price...
Africa’s communication giant, MTN, has slashed its out of bundle (OOB) data rate by up to 75 percent for prepaid customers in South Africa. The mobile operator will also be doubling selected prepaid voice and data bundles for the next two months. The company announced that prepaid customers currently not...
Safaricom’s M-PESA Global has been shortlisted for the Global Mobile Awards 2019 (GLOMO Awards). The service which was launched in November last year has been nominated under the Best Mobile Innovation for Commerce. M-PESA global allows all M-PESA customers to send money to any individual across the world through a...
Vodacom, through its entertainment-streaming platform Video Play, has secured the rights to live-stream the 2018-19 FA Cup, the oldest national football competition in the world. This means that football lovers, who are on the Vodacom network can register for Video Play and binge on the next five rounds of English...
Versa Networks, innovator of the Secure Cloud IP platform, and BringCom Incorporated, a telecommunications provider focused on wholesale and retail telecommunications services in Africa, have rolled out a joint solution to deliver Versa's best-in-class SD-WAN capabilities to BringCom's telecom managed service providers and SaaS platform operators in East and...
Around the world leaders are seeking for ways to quickly adopt and leverage on digitalization to deliver strategic objectives. While it is crucial to align strategy to win in the digital era of work, it is as important to recognize that this only represents one part of the equation....
Following the evolution of man till the classification, Homo Sapiens and then leading up to the time of the modern man, one unique attribute of man has always been the existence of his humanity. It is this particular trait that may very much be responsible for the way man...