Category Archives: Telecom

Liquid Telecom expands fibre access in Botswana

Liquid Telecom is extending fibre access through Botswanas Lobatse border to Gaborone, an initiative that will dramatically increase connectivity and network capacity in the country. The pan-African telecoms group is activating 82 km of fibre in a cross-border network into Botswana. This deployment will give more people in Botswana access to Liquid Telecoms footprint of [...]

Airtel and Nokia to rollout 5G network in Kenya

Nokia has been selected by African mobile operator Airtel Kenya as part of a three-year deal to equip the country’s capital, Nairobi, with 4G-compatible broadband equipment and 5G. Eventually, this installation will cover hundreds of sites and will include upgrading the coverage of existing 2G, 3G and 4G radio access networks (RANs) in various urban, [...]

MTN collaborates with Gameloft to introduce Gameworld in Nigeria

MTN Nigeria has collaborated with Gameloft to roll out MTN Gameworld a new gaming platform for its subscribers. The platform will offer the Nigerian gaming community access to a wide variety of fun and exciting games online through a premium catalogue from Gameloft and other renowned publishers. The Chief Digital Officer of MTN Nigeria, [...]

Bonang Matheba collaborates with MTN to expand its mobile app in SA

Bonang Matheba has collaborated with MTN to expand its mobile app, Bonang Mathebas World. As my world continues to grow, expand and innovate, I am especially honoured to partner with MTN and leverage this development in the mobile digital content space. Im excited to be able to reach more fans and engage with them directly [...]

Orange and Deezer announced exclusive partnership to bring music service in Egypt

Orange Egypt announced a new partnership with Deezer where customers will have the opportunity to sign up for Deezer Premium with unlimited access to music and podcasts as well as offering new users 1 month of Deezer Premium for free. Ahmed El-Abd, Chief Commercial Officer at Orange Egypt, said, We seek through this cooperation, which [...]

MTN Rwanda launched new mobile money platform

MTN Rwanda has announced the new launch of its mobile money platform, Mobile Money API (Application Programming Interface) which will allow local developers to build solutions that will accept mobile money payments. We are excited to announce the official opening of the MoMo API. As technology evolves our vision is to lead digital for a [...]