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Huawei boosts Kenya's national esports team with 5G setup
02-10-2023 | 12:27:00
This edition of the competition is running on a 5G network as a result of a partnership between Huawei Kenya and the Esports Federation of Kenya.
Huawei and Xiaomi reach global patent cross-licensing agreement
22-09-2023 | 14:50:37
Huawei and Xiaomi have announced they reached a global patent cross-licensing agreement that covers multiple communications technologies including 5G.
[Column] Chafic Traboulsi: Bridging Connectivity Gaps in Africa with FWA Solutions
04-09-2023 | 08:52:00
For governments and regulators interested in bridging the digital divide in their countries it should be a priority that the frequencies needed for 5G FWA are released quickly and in an affordable way.
Huawei and Ericsson sign long-term patent cross-licensing agreement
29-08-2023 | 12:30:55
The agreement covers the companies' respective sales of network infrastructure and consumer devices, granting both parties global access to each other's patented, standardized technologies.
Tata Communications unveils global, cloud-based 5G roaming lab
24-08-2023 | 14:18:00
With this, Tata Communications is harnessing the potential of 5G to help reimagine mobility experiences for mobile network operators benefitting their consumers, and enterprise customers.
Airtel Africa commence le déploiement de la 5G dans trois pays
27-07-2023 | 13:37:00
Airtel Africa, l’un des principaux fournisseurs de services de télécommunications et d’argent mobile, présent dans quatorze pays d’Afrique, a commencé au Nigéria à déployer le réseau 5G pour offrir une expérience améliorée à ses clients.
Huawei to scale youth digital skills training with upgraded DigiTruck
20-07-2023 | 13:20:00
Huawei has upgraded the internet on its DigiTruck to 5G as it seeks to increase the internet speeds and numbers of youth who can benefit from training on digital skills, aiming to reach at least 1,200 youth in the next year.
[Kenya] Airtel becomes second operator to launch 5G
10-07-2023 | 06:16:00
Airtel Kenya has officially become the second operator to launch 5G network after Safaricom. Launched on Tuesday, the telco noted that over 370 of its 5G sites are now live in 16 counties and 180 wards nationwide.
[Column] Rami Osman: 5G as a catalyst for economic opportunities and innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa
29-06-2023 | 08:35:32
Over the past two decades, mobile telecommunications has transformed the face of Sub-Saharan Africa, integrating hundreds of millions of people into the digital economy and creating a new industry worth billions of dollars a year.
Nearly 80% of organisation in MEA leveraging Edge to solve critical business challenges, report
15-06-2023 | 08:47:00
NTT’s Edge Advantage report surveyed 600 enterprises leveraging edge to enable data-driven decision making; uncovered concerns around infrastructure capabilities.
[South Africa] vivo hosts 5G technology dialogue with global partner
05-06-2023 | 13:34:00
vivo Communications Research Institute recently held its first 5G Talk event in South Africa. The event brought together industry experts to discuss the latest developments in 5G and the potential benefits for consumers.
Nokia launches MEA Mobile Broadband Index confirming 5G drives digital transformation
10-05-2023 | 09:47:19
The in-depth report highlights the steady growth of 5G in the Middle East and Africa region (MEA) as well as its impact on digital transformation
Nokia MEA Mobile Broadband Index confirms 5G drives digital transformation
08-05-2023 | 13:30:00
The in-depth report highlights the steady growth of 5G in the Middle East and Africa region (MEA) as well as its impact on digital transformation.
[Kenya] Safaricom increases 5G coverage to 21 counties
27-04-2023 | 10:01:27
Safaricom has increased its 5G coverage to 28 towns across 21 counties, empowering its customers in 5G areas to enjoy superfast internet connectivity on the move, and for their homes and businesses.
African School of Economics launches 5G mobile technology spaces for distributed learning and remote work
21-04-2023 | 08:26:52
In collaboration with partner universities in Africa and Finland, the African School of Economics (ASE) has announced the launch of Africa's first 5G Mokki Tech Space, a network of immersive digital learning and remote work environments connected via fifth-generation mobile communication technology.
[Kenya] Huawei calls for expansion of mobile spectrum as 5G demand gallops
10-04-2023 | 08:14:00
Speaking at the Connected Kenya Summit, Adam Lane, Huawei Kenya Deputy CEO, Government Affairs said that most telecommunication operators currently lack sufficient spectrum resources to launch full 5G services.
China will be first market in the world to reach 1 billion 5G connections by 2025, report
30-03-2023 | 08:07:07
5G will overtake 4G in 2024 to become the dominant mobile technology in China. 5G adoption continues to rise following expanding network deployments and more affordable devices.
Red Hat expands cloud collaboration with NVIDIA
27-03-2023 | 13:58:00
Red Hat, a provider of open-source solutions, has announced a collaboration with NVIDIA to deliver radio access network (RAN) deployments on industry-standard servers across hybrid and multi-cloud.
[South Africa] NEC XON breaks ground in Africa’s quest for 5G OpenRAN
27-03-2023 | 08:16:00
5G OpenRAN (ORAN) technology that enables mobile operators to open the RAN network and use multi-vendor solutions holds huge promise for business growth in Africa.
MTN deploys one of the first 5G Standalone Core in Microsoft Azure
22-03-2023 | 11:45:34
MTN, Africa’s largest mobile network operator, has conducted a proof of concept for a first-of-its-kind 5G Stand Alone Core fully deployed in Microsoft Azure. MTN is working with Microsoft to accelerate digital and cloud transformation to help drive Africa’s growth
[Kenya] Safaricom partners with Huawei to unveil 5G experience centres in Nairobi
16-03-2023 | 14:15:27
The three centres, located in Safaricom’s Village Market, The Hub and Buruburu Shops, will showcase the superfast speeds and cutting-edge devices that come with 5G connectivity.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Digitization on all fronts, tech takes the lead
14-03-2023 | 14:56:55
There is an obvious, increasing amount of technology awareness, and appeals for more extensive technology trainings in Nigeria.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Local fintech spreads to East Africa, oil and gas find major milestone
14-03-2023 | 14:56:47
Nigeria, like other countries of the world, is going through some economically turbulent times. Inflation is on the rise (recently pegged at 21.9%) and local startups are directly impacted by financial crises on the other side of the world.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Gas price triggers ripple effect across industries
14-03-2023 | 14:56:20
Nigeria’s inflation as of the month of May stood at 17.71%, but economists are now predicting just a month later a new figure we can expect at the end of this year.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Telcos break new ground, digital loans gain momentum
14-03-2023 | 14:56:05
Instant loans, sometimes called digital loans, are gaining speed in the country and the telecom sector took some giant steps forward this week.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Economic conditions returning to pre-pandemic levels
14-03-2023 | 14:55:54
The startup movement has picked up pace in Nigeria over the last decade, with the government and responsible agencies ramping up efforts in motivating the burgeoning industry.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: 5G becomes national security policy, industries seek sustainability in technology
14-03-2023 | 14:55:51
The one thing the current global pandemic has unilaterally effected in all nations is a rearrangement of priorities, both for people and for governments. Survival elements – food and healthcare – have taken lead position.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria sets course to unify industry benefits, lead Africa's 5G
14-03-2023 | 14:55:46
Following a turbulent year of stock market fluctuations, restrictions related to an ongoing pandemic and varying economic instabilities, predictions on Nigeria’s performance last year ranged from inferior to mediocre to excellent.
Airtel Africa selects Nokia’s iSIM in SaaS delivery model to support its digitization efforts
09-03-2023 | 12:56:00
Nokia today announced that Airtel Africa has selected its iSIM Secure Connect technology, in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery model, as part of the operator’s wider digitalization efforts.
Orange and OneWeb signs agreement to enhance and expand global connectivity
09-03-2023 | 12:50:03
Partnership with OneWeb will improve and expand Orange’s overall connectivity, particularly in rural and remote areas across Europe, Latin America and Africa, and complement Orange’s market leading position for backhauling in regions such as Africa.
Comsol and Ericsson partner to accelerate digital transformation in South Africa’s mining sector
09-03-2023 | 11:27:46
Ericsson will provide Comsol with its Private 5G solution to expand enterprise business within South Africa’s mining industry.
Huawei launches eco series antennas for green 5G networks
08-03-2023 | 09:20:40
Eco series antennas help operators build green, high-performance 5G networks without needing more energy, even during surges in network traffic.
[Column] Paul Colmer: Ongoing power crisis threatens 5G rollout in South Africa
06-03-2023 | 15:05:24
So not only is the power crisis causing service disruptions across the board, it’s changing the dynamics and threatening the future plans for the vendors currently committing to the 5G rollout.
20 millions underserved people in Africa to be connected by 2025
02-03-2023 | 16:13:52
Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a business of Cassava Technologies, announced a new collaboration to deliver internet access to 20 million underserved people in Africa by the end of 2025, with Microsoft Corp.
30 countries to launch 5G services in 2023, report
01-03-2023 | 07:42:14
New figures from GSMA Intelligence show 5G connections are expected to double over the next two years, expedited by technological innovations and new 5G network deployments in more than 30 countries in 2023 alone.
Groupe Sonatel marque la croissance de 9% l'année passée dans 5 pays
27-02-2023 | 11:41:00
Malgré une année 2022 un peu poussive, le Groupe Sonatel peut se targuer de bonnes performances. Selon les résultats dont nous avons reçu copie, le chiffre d’affaires consolidé sur les 5 pays de présence s’élève à 1455 milliards FCFA, en croissance de 9% par rapport à décembre 2021.
[South Africa] Nokia wins deal with MTN to accelerate 5G expansion
27-02-2023 | 09:18:00
Nokia today announced that it has been selected by MTN South Africa (MTN SA) for the first time ever as one of its 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) equipment providers.
Tigo Tanzania and Ericsson launch 5G and enhance existing network
23-02-2023 | 13:53:55
Tigo Tanzania and Ericsson launch 5G in Dar Es Salaam, Dodoma, and Zanzibar and modernize the existing 4G network across the country.
Airtel Nigeria buys 5G spectrum for network expansion in Africa
16-01-2023 | 12:15:00
Airtel Africa announced that its Nigerian subsidiary, Airtel Networks (Airtel Nigeria), has purchased additional spectrum for network expansion in Africa.
MediaTek commits to increasing 5G adoption in Africa with affordable chipsets
09-01-2023 | 14:43:00
In a recent interview with Tech Journalist Nixon Kanali, Rami Osman, the company’s Director, Corporate Sales and Marketing MEA said the company will continue local testing to make 5G a reality.
Ericsson, Qualcomm et Thales vont lancer la 5G dans l'espace
04-01-2023 | 12:03:00
Les réseaux 5G non terrestres pourraient permettre d'assurer une couverture mondiale complète de la 5G, y compris dans les zones actuellement non desservies par les réseaux terrestres.
African governments must release spectrum to increase 5G adoption, Qualcomm's Elizabeth Migwalla says
19-12-2022 | 14:49:00
Elizabeth Migwalla, Vice President of Government Affairs at Qualcomm Inc in a recent interview with Tech Journalist Nixon Kanali noted that this planning and policy is very key when it comes to 5G deployment success in Africa.
[South Africa] BCX collaborates on 5G-enabled innovation set to transform mining
15-12-2022 | 15:06:59
BCX, one of the largest systems integrators in Africa and a division of Telkom, ushered in a new 5G-enabled era for the Nungu Mine, in collaboration with its industry-leading partners.
Medusa Submarine Cable System chooses Orange infrastructure to connect Southern Europe and North Africa
14-12-2022 | 15:15:24
Medusa Submarine Cable System chooses the new Orange infrastructure in Marseille to land a new strategic route connecting Southern Europe and North Africa.
ONEWEB and Q-KON Africa sign five-year agreement to distribute Low Earth Orbit satellite connectivity services in Africa
08-12-2022 | 11:59:00
Q-KON Africa will be a provider of OneWeb’s high-speed, low-latency satellite internet connectivity in key African countries to benefit schools, hospitals, businesses and governments.
IFC, Airtel partner to support mobile internet connectivity expansion across Africa
08-12-2022 | 11:11:00
To support universal and affordable broadband access in Africa, and the opportunities that come with increased connectivity, IFC announced a loan to Airtel Africa to help connect millions of new subscribers to mobile internet in six African countries.
MTN Zambia launches country’s first 5G network
01-12-2022 | 09:10:00
MTN Zambia launched 5G network, becoming the first mobile operator in Zambia to offer 5G services commercially after successfully undertaking trials of the transformative technology over the past 11 months.
Orange launched its commercial 5G network in Botswana
23-11-2022 | 10:03:00
Orange launches its commercial 5G network in Botswana, the first Orange country in Africa to launch 5G technology.
Airtel Africa signe un accord avec OneWeb pour fournir des services Internet en Afrique
10-11-2022 | 11:13:42
Airtel Africa a été nommé fournisseur des services de connectivité Internet par satellite à haut débit et à faible latence de OneWeb pour les gouvernements et les entreprises du continent africain.
[South Africa] Liquid Networks to join Nokia Global Partner Programme
07-11-2022 | 12:55:00
Liquid Networks has announced it is entering into a channel partner agreement with Nokia. As a result of this relationship, Liquid Networks will partner with Nokia on private wireless 4G and 5G opportunities for industry verticals.
Huawei angles for Net 5.5G technology by 2025
07-11-2022 | 06:00:00
Even as the world continues to unravel the new 5G technology, leading telecommunications player Huawei is already angling on the next big thing- Net 5.5G.
[Ethiopia] Ethio Telecom selects Subex to deploy its HyperSense Fraud Management solution
01-11-2022 | 10:05:23
Subex, a pioneer in driving AI-led Digital Trust, announced it has been selected by Ethio Telecom to deploy its Fraud Management solution.
[Kenya] Huawei doubles 5G uptake
31-10-2022 | 11:54:00
With telecommunication networks such as Safaricom roll out their 5G services locally, Huawei technologies says that the new age technology has more than doubled in uptake over the past 3 years.
Safaricom announces commercial launch of 5G services in Kenya
27-10-2022 | 11:16:00
Safaricom announced the availability of 5G Wi-Fi to empower its customers with superfast internet at home and at work, complementing its growing fibre network.
[South Africa] Vodacom 5G speed tests hit 2Gbps, breaking local records
10-10-2022 | 11:55:00
Vodacom says it has achieved speeds of 2.4 Gbps on one of its live 5G sites in South Africa, a first in the country, breaking the 2Gbps barrier.
MTN Nigeria, Ericsson launch 5G services
28-09-2022 | 14:10:00
Ericsson and MTN Nigeria have reached a milestone with the successful launch of 5G services. This deal is the result of a fruitful collaboration spanning 21 years reaffirming a rich culture of partnerships between the two parties.
MTN Nigeria launches Metamorphose in partnership with Tecnotree to enhance digital presence for consumers
26-09-2022 | 10:09:18
Tecnotree, a Finnish global provider of digital transformation solutions for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) and Digital Service Providers (DSPs), has partnered with MTN Nigeria on a new initiative - Metamorphose.
Orange inaugure le premier espace d’expérimentation et de découverte de la 5G en Côte d’Ivoire
21-09-2022 | 10:35:00
Orange Côte d’ivoire inaugure son Orange 5G Lab, dédié aux entreprises, aux start-ups et aux professionnels du numérique.
Global 5G smartphone market to reach $4 billion by 2027, report
08-09-2022 | 10:17:49
The global 5G smartphone market in 2021 was valued at $32.21 billion. The market is expected to reach $4167.07 billion by 2027 according to a report by Research and Markets.
Tecnotree signs deal with MTN Nigeria for 5G digital transformation
02-09-2022 | 06:15:00
The operator is aiming towards providing cutting-edge digital services and they have chosen Tecnotree’s cloud-native BSS Suite 5 to drive this transformation journey.
[Column] Ghassan Azzi: Securing the digital frontier - Kenya’s businesses need the right data infrastructure
01-09-2022 | 08:29:00
Sitting at the heart of that infrastructure is the importance of data, and although some overlook it, businesses need to take data storage seriously for the sake of business continuity, data accessibility, and security.
[Column] Nixon Kanali: Just how slow is 5G adoption in Africa?
25-08-2022 | 12:54:00
The bottom line is, that 5G will usher in new tech advancement opportunities and innovation in Africa. Service providers, therefore, need to proactively create the blueprint for seamless 5G migration.
[Nigeria] MTN has rolled out 5G trials across seven cities
25-08-2022 | 07:45:00
MTN Nigeria has launched 5G network in 190 sites across seven cities in the country. This initial installation of the high-speed network was launched in the cities of Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt, Ibadan, Kano, Owerri, and Maiduguri.
[Kenya] Nokia and Safaricom complete Africa’s first Fixed Wireless Access 5G slicing trial
22-08-2022 | 11:59:00
Nokia today announced that it has successfully piloted its 4G and 5G Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) network slicing with mobile operator, Safaricom on its live commercial network.
NEC XON opens an experience center in South Africa
22-08-2022 | 07:42:19
NEC XON has opened an Experience Centre at its Midrand head office in South Africa where customers can test use cases and business models for emerging technologies, such as 5G Open RAN.
SkyMax Network and Ericsson sign MoU for next-generation 5G network in Sub-Saharan Africa
10-08-2022 | 11:27:00
SkyMax”, a multinational wireless communications engineering company, and Ericsson have signed a MoU to create a partnership aimed at building a next generation 5G broadband network, inclusive of a digital services delivery platform, across Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).
Orange Egypt selects Nokia to modernize its network
04-08-2022 | 09:36:49
Nokia today announced that Orange Egypt has opted to modernize its existing Nokia SDM solution to support the operator’s subscriber growth over the next five years.
5G adoption in Africa: significant equalising opportunities once teething issues are sorted out, says ProLabs
11-07-2022 | 08:06:00
5G networks – if correctly taken up and rolled out - will offer African businesses and individuals the critical infrastructure to fully participate in the global workforce.
[South Africa] NEC XON helps Africa’s MNOs develop new 5G models
07-07-2022 | 15:33:00
Open RAN frees customers from vendor lock-in and provides cost-effective roadmaps to 5G adoption for Africa’s first and second-tier mobile network operators (MNOs) and communications service providers (CSPs).
[Column] Janet MacKenzie and Baker McKenzie: Funding, Investment and Deconsolidation of 5G — What to Expect
30-06-2022 | 13:11:00
Exponential growth in data usage, new technologies, edge computing, higher densification and the availability of affordable handsets are all driving 5G rollout.
Huawei ranked 1st in 5G patent licensing, puts Kshs. 2.5 trillion in research and development
16-06-2022 | 11:30:00
Huawei's total number of 5G Standard Essential Patents (SEPs) has made the company maintain the patenting pole position globally, according to Clarivate, a leading global IP consultancy, and analytics firm.
[Column] Mazen Mroué: Spreading the magic of 5G
13-06-2022 | 11:39:25
According to a recent GSMA report , mid-band 5G will generate a $13 billion contribution to GDP in Sub-Saharan Africa by 2030. The rollout of 5G will help usher in the fourth industrial revolution and drive economic growth.
Ericsson et Free au Sénégal font la démonstration de cas d'utilisation immersifs de la 5G à Dakar
13-06-2022 | 10:58:00
Les démonstrations sélectionnées, principalement axées sur le rôle de la 5G pour permettre une société plus intelligente, comprennent : Music Connect, la télémédecine avec une ambulance connectée, les véhicules connectés et les maisons intelligentes utilisant l’accès fixe sans fil.
[Senegal] Ericsson and Free highlight immersive 5G use cases
10-06-2022 | 08:39:04
Ericsson and Free in Senegal have collaborated to demonstrate immersive 5G experiences at the Free Senegal Innovation Xperience (FIX) ceremony.
Orange Egypt and Ericsson complete mediation consolidation, upgrade and modernization
10-06-2022 | 08:31:00
Orange Egypt and Ericsson announced the completion of Orange Egypt’s mediation consolidation, upgrade, and modernization.
[Kenya] Huawei, Tourism Ministry and Safaricom partner to drive wildlife conservation
07-06-2022 | 09:19:00
Huawei working in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism, Safaricom and the China Media Group brought the Amboseli National Park to the homes of Kenyans using a solar-powered network platform as part of national efforts to boost wildlife conservation.
Ludique Works, Start North sign MoU to introduce 5G Mokki Tech Spaces in Africa
25-05-2022 | 12:41:00
Pan-African video game publishing company Ludique Works, and Start North, the Finnish technology learning accelerator network, announced mutual memoranda of understanding to introduce the ‘5G Mokki Tech Spaces’, across the African continent.
MTN, Mafab Communications set to commence 5G rollout in Nigeria
12-05-2022 | 13:05:00
MTN Nigeria and Mafab Communications will start the rollout of 5G technologies on August 24. This was announced the Nigerian Communications Commission while issuing final letters of license awards to the two operators.
Ethio Telecom launches 5G trial in Addis Ababa
12-05-2022 | 11:48:09
Ethiopian state-owned operator Ethio Telecom has launched its first 5G base stations in the nation's capital, Addis Ababa.
Alaian is born, a global alliance for innovation
01-05-2022 | 19:35:00
Alaian is born, it brings together six of the world’s leading telcos including Africa, which will be connected to share expertise on innovation and seek out start-ups where they are present.
stc, Nokia and MediaTek first to switch on 5G 3 Component Carrier Aggregation in Middle East and Africa
21-04-2022 | 14:31:00
stc, Nokia and MediaTek have announced that they have successfully verified 3 Component Carrier Aggregation (3CC-CA) in a 5G Standalone (SA) network in the city of Makkah for the first time in the Middle East and Africa. 
[South Africa] Data shows uptick in 5G population coverage
13-04-2022 | 11:50:39
Despite 5G disinformation in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, South Africa’s 5G population coverage grew from 0.7% in 2020, to 7.5% in 2021.
MediaTek unveils Dimensity 700, 1200 chips for African consumers
30-03-2022 | 08:44:00
MediaTek, a global fabless semiconductor company powering nearly two billion connected devices every year, launched the Dimensity 700 and Dimensity 1200 chips across the African market.
[Column] Jack Ngare: Tech trends for 2022 and what they mean for the African continent
28-03-2022 | 09:44:00
Several technology developments are projected to influence the global tech sector and impact our lives throughout the year and beyond in the year 2022. The following are four examples of the numerous tech trends.
Samsung and Orange expand partnership to extend product lifecycle and enhance customer experience
04-03-2022 | 09:15:28
Samsung Electronics and Orange have announced a series of new initiatives that expand their long-term strategic partnership to enhance Samsung Galaxy user experiences.
[Africa Tech Review] Nixon Kanali: Africa is the enduring epicentre of mobile money
03-03-2022 | 15:14:18
Africa and Asia are the home of mobile money, where the shift to digital wallets is in full swing in countries with high smartphone penetration.
Econet and Ericsson launch 5G in Zimbabwe
01-03-2022 | 15:25:53
Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, has partnered with Ericsson to launch 5G services in Zimbabwe, in a significant milestone for the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed mobile network operator and in light of Econet’s digital transformation journey.
Telstra collaborates with Ericsson and Microsoft to begin 5G-enabled edge compute trials
28-02-2022 | 07:42:24
The 5G SDWAN enabled Edge solutions focused on extending private connectivity (5G and fixed) and cloud services to the customer and network edge, bringing compute, storage, network and marketplace services closer to customers.
[Africa Tech Review] Nixon Kanali: More African countries are competing for a share of the continent’s data center market
24-02-2022 | 12:30:20
This week, Acronis, a global player in cyber protection announced the availability of a new Acronis Cyber Cloud Data Center in Lagos, Nigeria.
[Nigeria] Federal Government hands over 5G spectrum allocation to NCC
22-02-2022 | 16:22:25
Nigeria’s federal government has officially handed over the spectrum allocation for Fifth Generation (5G) deployment in the country to the Nigerian Communications Commission.
Ericsson to extend network exposure to the edge
21-02-2022 | 13:09:00
Ericsson Edge Exposure Server is an addition to the current product Ericsson Cloud Core Exposure Server and provides network exposure capabilities to support simple and developer-friendly APIs to edge application ecosystems.
[Ethiopia] Ethio Telecom partners with Subex for assurance solution on AI platform
16-02-2022 | 11:35:00
Ethiopian telecommunication company Ethio Telecom partnered with Subex for a new business assurance solution using the enterprise AI platform, HyperSense.
[Kenya] Everstrong makes majority equity investment in SealTowers
07-02-2022 | 13:11:56
SealTowers, a Kenyan cell tower company, and Everstrong Capital, have announced the signing of an agreement that will see Everstrong making a majority equity investment in SealTowers.
Vodacom Group partners with Amdocs to create African center of excellence for 5G Era
02-02-2022 | 08:26:00
Amdocs announced that it has partnered with Vodacom Group (Vodacom), a leading African connectivity, digital and financial services company, to create an African Center of Excellence (COE).
Nigerian operator Globacom signs network expansion deal with Ceragon
01-02-2022 | 08:50:00
Ceragon Networks, the global innovator and solutions provider of 5G wireless transport, announced it has signed a deal with Globacom, the second largest operator in Nigeria, to further expand its network and enable it to maintain its cutting-edge technology.
GSMA sets out 5G roadmap for Middle East and North Africa
27-01-2022 | 12:00:44
The GSMA has published an analysis showing how robust 5G growth in the Middle East and North Africa has followed ambitious 5G spectrum assignments.
South African companies must overcome barriers to unlock the value of 5G and digital technologies, study
19-01-2022 | 09:27:00
A growing number of companies in South Africa are showing varying levels of adoption of innovative technologies such as cloud, edge computing, AI, and IoT, according to new research from Accenture and Microsoft.
MTN Nigeria bids for 3.5GHz spectrum license to enable 5G rollout
15-12-2021 | 07:30:44
MTN Nigeria has announced that it has been successful in its bid to acquire one of the two 100MHZ spectrum licenses in the 3.5GHz spectrum band auctioned by the Nigerian Communications Commission
[Côte d’Ivoire] MTN starts construction of new head office and 5G trials
13-12-2021 | 07:24:00
MTN Group on Friday launched the construction of a state-of-the-art headquarters for MTN Côte d’Ivoire, as well as the start of a local trial of 5G services in Abidjan.
Ericsson extends 5G Core authentication solution with hardware security module
08-12-2021 | 09:48:19
Ericsson launches its Authentication Security Module solution to broaden security for user privacy, based on a physical dedicated module for central management of authentication procedures in 5G Core networks.