Togo: telephone operators (again) pinned by the regulator

The quality of service on the networks of Togo Cellulaire and Moov Africa Togo, the two mobile telephone operators in Togo, does not comply...

Afrique du Sud: MTN, Standard Bank and Old Mutual impose the vaccine on their...

South African operator MTN has announced its decision to make compulsory vaccination of its staff against Covid-19 as part of the fight against the...

Côte d’Ivoire: Abidjan new African digital hub

The International Exhibition of Information and Communication Technologies dedicated to Africa (SITIC AFRICA), the first five of which were held in Tunisia, will settle...

UEMOA: increase in electronic transactions in the second half of 2020

The volume of transactions via electronic money accounts stood at 1.74 billion transactions valued at 20.451.66 billion CFA francs between July and December 2020,...

DRC: Telecom operators weigh 415 million USD in Q2 2021

The mobile telephony market in the Democratic Republic of te Congo recorded a turnover of 415 million USD during the second quarter of 2021,...

Afrique du Sud: IHS Towers acquires more than 5.70B telecommunications towers from MTN

IHS Towers, an independent multinational tower company in the world, has acquired 5,709 telecommunications towers from MTN for 412 million USD in South Africa,...

Nigeria: 90% of the population will adopt the e-naira (IMF)

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that by allowing unbanked people with cell phones to access e-naira in Nigeria, 90% of the population...

Airtel Africa succeeds in second fundraising of $ 125 million

Airtel Africa Plc announced on November 16, 2021 that it reached $ 125 million at the second close of Airtel money's minority investment transactions...

Slight increase in the turnover of the Vodacom group in the third quarter of...

The Vodacom Group released its results for the quarter ended September 2021 on Monday (November 15th). The data shows a 4.2% increase in revenue...

Kenya: Safaricom posts net profit up 12.1% in third quarter 2021

Safaricom achieved net profit up 12.1% to 37.05 billion shillings (332 million USD) in the first nine months of the year, according to financial...

The Meta group launches “Facebook Business Coach” on its social platforms

Meta, a social technology company, announced Tuesday, November 9, that it has launched its new platform called "Facebook Business Coach" on Facebook, Instagram and...

Nigeria: Wicrypt startup raises 1.5 million USD for its African expansion

Wicrypt, a Nigerian blockchain-based Wi-Fi sharing startup, announced it raised $ 1.5 million in a fundraising round. Funding was led by AU21 Capital, Inclusion...

Airtel Africa completes the sale of its Madagascar unit to Helios

The telecom group Airtel Africa PLC announced on Wednesday 3 November that it has finalized the sale of its Madagascar-based telecommunications tower company to...

Airtel Africa: double-digit growth in the first half of 2021

With a solid performance in the second quarter (+ 20.3%), Airtel Africa Plc, a subsidiary of the Indian group Bharti Airtel, recorded strong growth...
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