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MTN and Ericsson expand mobile money collaboration in Africa

MTN and Ericsson have inked a five-year contract extension to offer new products and deliver Managed Services for Mobile Money services in 13 countries across Africa and the Middle East. The new agreement comprises introduction of Ericsson Wallet Platform in new markets on top of existing 13 countries. The introduction of Ericssons Wallet Platform will [...]

Jamcell Telecommunication Network to begin operations in Liberia

Liberia’s telecommunications market is enriched by a new broadband Internet service provider. The Telecommunications Authority (LTA) has just granted an individual universal license to JamCell. Jamcell will be able to evolve in the Data segment, but also to offer voice and video services. JamCell will be offering Triple Play across the country. JamCell will offer [...]

MTN and Ericsson to launch 5G trial in Africa

MTN and Ericsson announced the launch of 5G technology and applications trial in Africa, which is part of a 5G demonstration starting in the first quarter of 2018. The 5G trial with MTN achieved a throughput of more than 20Gbps, with less than 5ms latency, the highest achieved on a mobile network in Africa, the [...]

Ericsson’s Nuvu to screen content from 20th Century Fox Television Distribution

A multi-year feature film deal has been signed between Ericsson and the international content distributor, 20th Century Fox. The pact will benefit Nuvu, the subscription video-on-demand (VOD) service of Ericsson across the sub-Saharan African countries. Content will include famous titles such as Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Fault in Our Stars, The [...]

Ericsson sealed several content deals SVOD service Nuvu

Ericsson, the multinational networking and telecommunications equipment and services company, has revealed its series of partnerships with content distributors for its subscription video on demand (SVOD) service, Nuvu for mobile operators in Africa. Over 2500 hours of content have been acquired by Ericsson from worldwide distributors such as Viacom (MTV, BET, Nickelodeon), MGM, CBS, Al [...]

Econet and Ericsson to launch VOD Platform NuVu in Zimbabwe

NuVu, a Video-On-Demand (VOD) platform in Zimbabwe is soon to be launched. This resulted after Ericsson and Econet Wireless Zimbabwe co-partnered with each other. Literally, the service would become the first play into video by telecom big shots Econet and the most recent neophyte into this sector which has become progressively competitive and well-known. “We [...]

Ericsson to launch a mobile VoD service in Kenya

Following the announcement of NuVu, a Video-on-Demand subscription service in Nigeria, Ericsson revealed that Kenya will be the second country to deploy the service in 2016. Robert Rudin, Country Manager of Ericsson Kenya says the streaming service will provide over 3,000 international and local shows and videos for as little as $5 per month for [...]

Ericsson lancera un service de VoD mobile au Kenya

Après l’annonce de NuVu, un service de vidéo-à-la-demande par abonnement au Nigeria, Ericsson a révélé que le Kenya sera le deuxième pays où lentreprise va déployer ce service en 2016. Robert Rudin, Country Manager chez Ericsson Kenya, souligne que le service de streaming fournira plus de 3 000 émissions internationales et locales ainsi que des [...]