Maroc Telecom strengthens its stake in Onatel

Maroc Telecom acquired 10% of the capital of its Burkinabe subsidiary Onatel S.A. The transaction took place on the Regional Stock Exchange (BRVM) for...

8 and more key reasons why Africa must embrace 5G now (part I)

By Abel Kara* No need for the chicken-and-egg theorizing about which should come first at the moment in Africa: basic infrastructure/amenities or the deployment of...

Togo: towards the extension of the duration and scope of GSM and 4G licenses

The Togolese government announced Tuesday (May 8th) the upcoming extension of the duration and scope of licenses granted to the two telephone operators operating...

Cameroon: 19 million Cameroonian mobile subscribers

The identification process imposed by the authorities resulted in the deactivation of hundreds of subscribers, increasing the number from 90% in 2017 to 76%...

Nexttel Cameroon case: press release

  Viettel Global’s Lawyer rejects baseless and unfounded allegations, which indicate a clear desire of the Chairman of the Board of Directors - Mr Baba...

Togo: Cancellation of VAT exemptions on mobile terminals and IT equipment

Announced in 2016 and implemented in the 2017 budget, the elimination of taxes on mobile terminals and computer equipment is no longer relevant in...

Espionage and telecoms: the West at war with China

  Officially, it is for violating the US embargo against Iran that Meng Wanzhou, 46, chief financial officer of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and daughter...

Africa stands out in Huawei’s financial results

In its financial results for the year 2017, the Chinese telecom giant Huawei announces a 15% increase in contribution of the African market in...

MainOne to deploy its submarine digital cable in Ivory Coast

Côte d'Ivoire will record the deployment of a fourth digital submarine cable to improve its national and international connectivity. The country has just awarded...

Orange accelerates its multi-service operator strategy in Africa

At AfricaCom, Orange presents its latest innovations to democratise access to smartphones, encourage e-education and support the startup ecosystem Democratise access to digital In the field...

Congo: a Spanish company chosen for the implementation of 5G

The Congolese authorities have chosen the Spanish telecommunications company, Applus, to support the public company Congo Telecom for the implementation of 5G in its...

Orange Cyberdefense sets up in Morocco to cover French-speaking Africa

The Orange group announces the establishment of Orange Cyberdefense in Casablanca, Morocco, its branch which includes all of its cybersecurity activities dedicated to professionals....

BRVM: Status quo at Sonatel

The flagship value of the Regional Stock Exchange, Sonatel presented its results for fiscal year 2018. Thus, the consolidated turnover reached 1022 billion CFA...

Orange RDC wins the 4G license

Orange DRC has just won the 4G license on Thursday, May 10, 2018, and thus becomes the first operator to offer this technology in...
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