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In Benin, Our Network Coverage are with following carriers:

Moov
BT-Mobile
BBCOM
MTN
Glo Mobile Benin

News Related to these networks:

Moov Benin launches 3G for smartphone, tablet, modem users - TeleGeography
Moov Benin launches 3G for smartphone, tablet, modem users  TeleGeography

Moov Benin, part of the UAE-owned Etisalat group, has launched commercial 3G mobile broadband data services in the west African republic's capital Cotonou, ...


Fri, 21 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Benin shuts Libercom SA's operations after years of mismanagement - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Benin shuts Libercom SA's operations after years of mismanagement  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Since September 30, 2018, Libercom SA, the telecommunications operator which belongs to the incumbent operator Bénin Télécoms, has ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Glo ordered to leave Benin - Myjoyonline.com
Glo ordered to leave Benin  Myjoyonline.com

Nigerian telecom giant Globacom has been ordered to leave Benin because it has refused to pay a new licensing fee.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bénin-Niger : 732 camions bloqués par la rupture du pont de Malanville - Banouto
Bénin-Niger : 732 camions bloqués par la rupture du pont de Malanville  Banouto

Depuis que le pont de Malanville est cassé, des centaines de camions en partance pour le Niger sont bloqués dans les communes voisines. Une situation qui ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat - ITWeb Africa
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat  ITWeb Africa

Telecoms regulator says reassignment of subscribers after failed license negotiations can now get underway.


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why we withdrew Globacom's license - Benin Republic - Premium Times
Why we withdrew Globacom's license - Benin Republic  Premium Times

The government of Benin Republic on Wednesday said its rejection of Globacom-Benin's bid to renew its operational license had nothing to do with sanctions ...


Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Moov Togo joins MFS Africa Hub - Developing Telecoms
Moov Togo joins MFS Africa Hub  Developing Telecoms

Flooz users in Togo can now send and receive money to and from mobile wallets and bank accounts across the region thanks to a new partnership announced ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - PR Newswire
Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Benin government set to restructure state-owned telcos Development within Benin's telecom market continues to be...


Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat finalises sale of West African operations to Maroc Telecom - TeleGeography
Etisalat finalises sale of West African operations to Maroc Telecom  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Commercial ACE services officially launched in Benin - TeleGeography
Commercial ACE services officially launched in Benin  TeleGeography

Benin. High speed connectivity services on the Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) international submarine fibre-optic cable were officially put into *service* in the ...


Tue, 20 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There - AllAfrica.com
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There  AllAfrica.com

Mobile money in Africa started as a workaround with people exchanging airtime as a way of sending money. Out of this small seed of an idea has come a whole ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom investing USD162m in West Africa - TeleGeography
Maroc Telecom investing USD162m in West Africa  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Mon, 09 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Moov Togo extends Flooz mobile money beyond borders - TeleGeography
Moov Togo extends Flooz mobile money beyond borders  TeleGeography

Togo. Moov Togo has extended its mobile money *service* 'Flooz' to offer cross-border transactions to Benin, Cote d'Ivoire and Niger. Launched in September ...


Tue, 14 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Benin Telecoms begins LTE deployment under state approval - TeleGeography
Benin Telecoms begins LTE deployment under state approval  TeleGeography

Benin. The Cabinet of the Republic of Benin on 30 March 2015 authorised the state-backed operator Benin Telecoms to commence deployment of 4G LTE ...


Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom completes Moov takeover for 474 million euros - Biztech Africa
Maroc Telecom completes Moov takeover for 474 million euros  Biztech Africa

Maroc Telecom said this week that it has completed the takeover of all Moov operations in six African countries to the total value of 474 million euros.


Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
African countries with the fastest mobile internet speed ranked - IT News Africa
African countries with the fastest mobile internet speed ranked  IT News Africa

Much of 2018's growth in internet users in Africa has been driven by more affordable smartphones and mobile data plans. Mobile phone users in Africa are up ...


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom - gulfnews.com
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom  gulfnews.com

The French-speaking West African operations provide both mobile voice and data services and operate under the Moov brand.


Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Molecular 'barcodes' reveal lost whale hunts - Science Magazine
Molecular 'barcodes' reveal lost whale hunts  Science Magazine

According to myth, the Maori people arrived in New Zealand riding the back of a whale; today, whales figure prominently in Maori art and stories. Now it appears ...


Fri, 13 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sino-African e-commerce takes off - African Business Magazine - African Business Magazine
Sino-African e-commerce takes off - African Business Magazine  African Business Magazine

When Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi visited five African countries at the start of the year, the visit did not get half as much media attention as Facebook ...


Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Watch: Falcons WR Julio Jones scores first TD since November 2017 - Sports Illustrated
Watch: Falcons WR Julio Jones scores first TD since November 2017  Sports Illustrated

For the first time since November 26, 2017, Julio Jones has found the end zone.


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results - GlobeNewswire
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results  GlobeNewswire

2017 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS. Achievements exceeding announced targets: 5.5% growth in Group customer base, nearly reaching 57 million customers;.


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Bucket Hat: Not Just for Gilligan Anymore - The Wall Street Journal
The Bucket Hat: Not Just for Gilligan Anymore  The Wall Street Journal

Though commonly associated with TV's goofiest castaway, the always-functional bucket hat is back in fashion as a summer cap.


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Investors Seek Slice of Future Energy Revenues in Mozambique Bond Restructuring - The Wall Street Journal
Investors Seek Slice of Future Energy Revenues in Mozambique Bond Restructuring  The Wall Street Journal

Investors sent Mozambique a proposal this week to restructure a defaulted $726 million bond as the African nation struggles with a worsening financial crisis ...


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, Appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital Payment Partner - Payment Week
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, Appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital Payment Partner  Payment Week

LOME, Togo, December 12, 2018/ — Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Report: Jets Contacted Raiders About Potential Khalil Mack Trade - Sports Illustrated
Report: Jets Contacted Raiders About Potential Khalil Mack Trade  Sports Illustrated

The Jets are one of more than a dozen teams that have reached out to the Raiders to express interest in trading for All-Pro pass rusher Khalil Mack, Manish ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Boeing gets Air Force One contract — and next-gen Air Force Ones to get a new paint job - DefenseNews.com
Boeing gets Air Force One contract — and next-gen Air Force Ones to get a new paint job  DefenseNews.com

The next Air Force One planes may look a little less.


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ecobank appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner - pmldaily.com
Ecobank appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner  pmldaily.com

LOME, TOGO- Ecobank, the Pan-African bank has today December 12 announced the appointment of MFS Africa as digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africa’s mobile operators - BusinessTech
Africa’s mobile operators  BusinessTech

South Africa is far down the list of countries in Africa when it comes to the number of mobile operators within a country.


Tue, 27 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
How safe is your city traffic? A look at vehicle access control and vehicle identification - IFSEC Global
How safe is your city traffic? A look at vehicle access control and vehicle identification  IFSEC Global

Every year the population in urban areas worldwide is growing rapidly. In two decades it is expected that a staggering 75% of our world population will be living ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

UFC 232 live stream - Watch ‘Jones vs Gus 2’ PPV fights online tonight - MMA Mania
UFC 232 live stream - Watch ‘Jones vs Gus 2’ PPV fights online tonight  MMA Mania

Find out what channel UFC 232 is on tonight and how you can watch the pay-per-view (PPV) streaming online, at a local bar and/or on your phone.


Sat, 29 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
668 people locked up in Greater Manchester in 2018 - Manchester Evening News
668 people locked up in Greater Manchester in 2018  Manchester Evening News

Here's some of the court cases our reporters have covered this year. We'll be back for more in 2019.


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Huawei Loses Business From Top U.K. Carrier as Scrutiny Intensifies - Wall Street Journal
Huawei Loses Business From Top U.K. Carrier as Scrutiny Intensifies  Wall Street Journal

BT, Britain's largest wireless carrier, is removing Huawei equipment from its network's core, as the U.S. pushes allies to avoid the Chinese company and ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Win a brand new Galaxy S9+ and tickets to exclusive evening at the top of The BT Tower - Mirror Online
Win a brand new Galaxy S9+ and tickets to exclusive evening at the top of The BT Tower  Mirror Online

The battle of the smartphones enters a new round, as Samsung release their new game changer the Galaxy S9 and here's your chance to win one of the ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
EE launches its UK 5G network test in Canary Wharf - Telecoms Tech
EE launches its UK 5G network test in Canary Wharf  Telecoms Tech

BT-owned mobile operator EE has launched a 5G test network in Canary Wharf, London ahead of a full commercial rollout next year.


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Editorial: A look at Gavin Patterson's five-year tenure as BT CEO - Telecoms Tech
Editorial: A look at Gavin Patterson's five-year tenure as BT CEO  Telecoms Tech

The CEO of BT, Gavin Patterson, is stepping down after a five-year tenure in the post which has seen the business go through substantial changes.


Fri, 08 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vipshop Hldgs LTD (VIPS) Shares Declined While Ward Ferry Management LTD Has Raised Its Holding; Personal Capital Advisors Has Cut Amazon Com (AMZN) Holding by $6.78 Million as Share Price Declined - The Yomi Blog
Vipshop Hldgs LTD (VIPS) Shares Declined While Ward Ferry Management LTD Has Raised Its Holding; Personal Capital Advisors Has Cut Amazon Com (AMZN) Holding by $6.78 Million as Share Price Declined  The Yomi Blog

Ward Ferry Management Ltd increased its stake in Vipshop Hldgs Ltd (VIPS) by 19.97% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ward Ferry ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 17:36:26 GMT
Apple seeks UK telco for TV strategy and long beach walks - Telecoms Tech
Apple seeks UK telco for TV strategy and long beach walks  Telecoms Tech

Apple is reportedly seeking a UK-based telecoms provider to increase the reach of its TV platform in an important market for the company.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BT appoints BCG partner Michael Sherman as Strategy & Transformation Officer - Consultancy.uk
BT appoints BCG partner Michael Sherman as Strategy & Transformation Officer  Consultancy.uk

BT has appointed BCG Partner Michael Sherman as its first Strategy & Transformation Officer. Sherman begins life in his new role at the beginning of May 2018, ...


Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Washington Asks Allies to Drop Huawei - The Wall Street Journal
Washington Asks Allies to Drop Huawei  The Wall Street Journal

The U.S. government has launched an outreach campaign to foreign allies to persuade wireless and internet providers to shun telecom equipment from China's ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Wind River and BT getting together for edge cloud computing for 5G - Telecoms Tech
Wind River and BT getting together for edge cloud computing for 5G  Telecoms Tech

Industrial IoT solutions provider Wind River has joined forces with British multinational telecom firm BT to demonstrate edge cloud compute applications.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wangiri scam leaving victims with hefty phone bills - This is Money
Wangiri scam leaving victims with hefty phone bills  This is Money

A growing telephone scam which originated in Japan could be catching out unsuspecting Britons, leaving them hefty bills.


Tue, 27 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
BT Security and Risk Management: MSSP Overview and Analysis - eSecurity Planet
BT Security and Risk Management: MSSP Overview and Analysis  eSecurity Planet

We review BT Security and Risk Management, which operates 15 SOCs around the world and protects its customers against 4000 cyberattacks per day.


Thu, 17 May 2018 13:02:30 GMT
UFC Signs Exclusive Broadcast Deal With BT Sport - UFC
UFC Signs Exclusive Broadcast Deal With BT Sport  UFC

London, UK – UFC and BT Sport have today announced they will continue their broadcast partnership into 2019 and beyond. The channel will have exclusive ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Chelsea v City on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is Chelsea v City on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where you can watch City's Premier League clash against Chelsea...local and global!


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How blockchain is speeding up product development for mobile operators - Telecoms Tech
How blockchain is speeding up product development for mobile operators  Telecoms Tech

A small but growing number of operators are looking towards blockchain as a means of digitising their business processes.


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Unlocking the True Potential of Mobile Edge Computing in Mobile Networks - Telecoms.com
Unlocking the True Potential of Mobile Edge Computing in Mobile Networks  Telecoms.com

Despite the extensive interest in MEC, widespread deployment faces major hurdles as previously available MEC solutions implement proprietary non-3GPP ...


Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei Says Its Gear Is Safe; U.K. Officials Aren’t Sure Anymore - The Wall Street Journal
Huawei Says Its Gear Is Safe; U.K. Officials Aren’t Sure Anymore  The Wall Street Journal

U.K. authorities are increasingly concerned that Huawei Technologies Co. hasn't fixed a software issue in its telecommunications equipment, months after a ...


Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Shakhtar Donetsk v City on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is Shakhtar Donetsk v City on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where in the world you can find TV coverage of City's Champions League clash against Shakhtar Donetsk... The game will be played in the Ukraine on ...


Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Man City v Lyon on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is Man City v Lyon on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where in the world you can watch TV coverage of Manchester City v Lyon in the Champions League. The game will be played at the Etihad Stadium on ...


Mon, 17 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is City v Shakhtar on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is City v Shakhtar on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where in the world you can find TV coverage of Manchester City's Champions League Group F fixture against Shakhtar Donetsk.


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why mobile service providers are focusing on reinvention - Telecoms Tech
Why mobile service providers are focusing on reinvention  Telecoms Tech

While mobile *service* subscriber growth rates are slowing, operator-billed ARPU (average revenue per user) levels continue to shrink.


Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is City v Hoffenheim on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is City v Hoffenheim on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where you can watch City's Champions League Group F clash against Hoffenheim...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
U.S. Allies Raise New Security Worries About China’s Huawei - The Wall Street Journal
U.S. Allies Raise New Security Worries About China’s Huawei  The Wall Street Journal

U.S. allies from Australia to Japan to the European Union raised new security questions about Huawei Technologies, putting *fresh* pressure on the Chinese ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
As Huawei Pushback Grows, Samsung Will Appoint New 5G Network Chief - The Wall Street Journal
As Huawei Pushback Grows, Samsung Will Appoint New 5G Network Chief  The Wall Street Journal

Samsung Electronics is replacing the head of its unit that provides next-generation 5G equipment, according to people familiar with the matter, a shake-up atop a ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
BT Redcare unveils next generation of alarm signalling products at IFSEC 2018 - IFSEC Global
BT Redcare unveils next generation of alarm signalling products at IFSEC 2018  IFSEC Global

The alarm signalling provider says the new systems are faster to install than previous models and feature end-to-end encryption to keep connections secure.


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cross-Platform Mobile Toolkit "Flutter" Now Stable - InfoQ.com
Cross-Platform Mobile Toolkit "Flutter" Now Stable  InfoQ.com

At its Flutter Live conference, Google launched the first stable release of Flutter, a Dart-based mobile development platform aiming to make it possible to write ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Amaysim grows energy, mobile customers - Computerworld Australia
Amaysim grows energy, mobile customers  Computerworld Australia

Amaysim's mobile subscribers grew 8 per cent to 1.16 million in the 12 months to 30 June, while its energy and broadband customers grew 16 per cent to ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Goldman Sachs-backed CityFibre details £2.5bn full fibre investment - Telecoms Tech
Goldman Sachs-backed CityFibre details £2.5bn full fibre investment  Telecoms Tech

CityFibre has set out its plans for an over £2 billion investment to accelerate the rollout of full Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) across the UK.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Man City Newcastle on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is Man City Newcastle on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where in the world you can find TV coverage of Manchester City v Newcastle United in the Premier League. The game will be played at the Etihad ...


Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WATCH: BT Redcare unveil four new alarm signalling products at IFSEC 2018 - IFSEC Global
WATCH: BT Redcare unveil four new alarm signalling products at IFSEC 2018  IFSEC Global

In the video below, Jim Rowatt, head of sales at the company, discusses the new products and BT Redcare's position in the market. The alarm signalling ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Hoffenheim v City on? - Manchester City FC
Which TV channel is Hoffenheim v City on?  Manchester City FC

Find out where you can watch City take on Hoffenheim in the UEFA Champions League wherever you are in the world...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
China BT Link Mobile App Control LED Mini Table Full Color Display Fan, USB Powered on Global Sources - Global Sources
China BT Link Mobile App Control LED Mini Table Full Color Display Fan, USB Powered on Global Sources  Global Sources

China Display Fan HTF206BT is supplied by ? Display Fan manufacturers, producers, suppliers on Global Sources.


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 03:34:25 GMT
Six Top Tools to Build Augmented Reality Mobile Apps - InfoQ.com
Six Top Tools to Build Augmented Reality Mobile Apps  InfoQ.com

Though many people consider Augmented Reality to be only an entertainment technology, it's actually widely used in multiple industries like healthcare, ...


Mon, 14 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Facebook Sonar Is a Visual and Interactive Debugging Tool for Mobile Apps - InfoQ.com
Facebook Sonar Is a Visual and Interactive Debugging Tool for Mobile Apps  InfoQ.com

Facebook Sonar is an open-source toolset that aims to help developers inspect and understand the structure and behaviour of iOS and Android apps in a ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
At Gathering of Spy Chiefs, U.S., Allies Agreed to Contain Huawei - The Wall Street Journal
At Gathering of Spy Chiefs, U.S., Allies Agreed to Contain Huawei  The Wall Street Journal

Spy chiefs from the West's most powerful intelligence alliance agreed in a July meeting in Canada they needed to contain Huawei Technologies Co.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Arrest of Huawei CFO Has Economic, Political Implications - eWeek
Arrest of Huawei CFO Has Economic, Political Implications  eWeek

The arrest of Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's deputy chairman and chief financial officer, by Canadian authorities at the request of U.S. officials is only the latest ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Gas Trapping Improved With Bronchial Thermoplasty in Severe Asthma - Pulmonology Advisor
Gas Trapping Improved With Bronchial Thermoplasty in Severe Asthma  Pulmonology Advisor

Bronchial thermoplasty reduced gas trapping in individuals with asthma, particularly in patients with severe disease.


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Liverpool v Man City on? - Manchester City
Which TV channel is Liverpool v Man City on?  Manchester City

Find out where you can watch our Champions League clash against Liverpool wherever you are in the world...


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bayer may stop selling Monsanto's new Bt cotton in India - Fibre2fashion.com
Bayer may stop selling Monsanto's new Bt cotton in India  Fibre2fashion.com

Germany's Bayer AG, which acquired US biotech firm Monsanto in June, recently said new Bt cotton seed technology cannot be introduced in India as it is no ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New Updates to Firebase: Enterprise-Grade Support, ML Kit Face Contours, Management API, and More - InfoQ.com
New Updates to Firebase: Enterprise-Grade Support, ML Kit Face Contours, Management API, and More  InfoQ.com

Firebase is a *service* available on the Google infrastructure, enabling developers to build apps for Android, iOS, and the web. Recently, Google updated ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Compound Semiconductor partners to work on quantum technologies - News - Compound Semiconductor
Compound Semiconductor partners to work on quantum technologies - News  Compound Semiconductor

IQE, CSC (the Compound Semiconductor Centre) and Cardiff University are to participate in two Innovate UK industry Challenge Fund quantum technology ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Data#3 forecasts net profit dip for FY18 - ARNnet
Data#3 forecasts net profit dip for FY18  ARNnet

Full-year profit numbers expected to be slightly down on previous 12 months.


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Meet the BT Redcare 'Show Me How' team - IFSEC Global
Meet the BT Redcare 'Show Me How' team  IFSEC Global

BT Redcare will be undertaking a series of Show Me How demonstrations at IFSEC this year aimed at alarm receiving centres, installers, insurers and end users.


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Delivering Services over a Distributed Access Architecture - Light Reading
Delivering Services over a Distributed Access Architecture  Light Reading

Following years of tech trials and pilot deployments, cable operators are starting to deploy distributed access architecture (DAA) techniques for moving legacy ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:54:18 GMT
Watch Huddersfield Town v Chelsea via live stream or on TV with BT Sport - BT Sport
Watch Huddersfield Town v Chelsea via live stream or on TV with BT Sport  BT Sport

Find out how to watch a live stream of Huddersfield Town v Chelsea or tune in on TV with BT Sport, as well as a match preview and much, much more.


Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Alarm signalling: PSTN's days are numbered as the IP switchover gathers pace - IFSEC Global
Alarm signalling: PSTN's days are numbered as the IP switchover gathers pace  IFSEC Global

The appetite for electronic communication among businesses and consumers is huge and most people do not even realise the impact it has on our lives on a ...


Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
11 Top Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) - eSecurity Planet
11 Top Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs)  eSecurity Planet

Our guide to the top managed security *service* providers (MSSPs), based on their ratings in analyst reports the Gartner Magic Quadrant and the IDC ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 13:02:17 GMT
UK Ranked 35 out of 200 Countries for Average Broadband ISP Speed UPDATE - ISPreview.co.uk
UK Ranked 35 out of 200 Countries for Average Broadband ISP Speed UPDATE  ISPreview.co.uk

New data from research group M-Lab and Cable.co.uk has revealed that for 2018 the United Kingdom delivered an average (mean) broadband download ...


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Man City v Liverpool on? - Manchester City
Which TV channel is Man City v Liverpool on?  Manchester City

Find out where you can watch the Manchester City take on Liverpool in the Champions League wherever you are in the world.


Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BT Seals $19 Billion EE Deal - Wall Street Journal
BT Seals $19 Billion EE Deal  Wall Street Journal

BT Group said it agreed to buy mobile operator EE for $18.98 billion in cash and stock, a move that returns it to consumer wireless services for the first time in ...


Thu, 05 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Study Ranks UK 61st Cheapest in the World for Broadband Internet - ISPreview.co.uk
Study Ranks UK 61st Cheapest in the World for Broadband Internet  ISPreview.co.uk

A new study from research group M-Lab and Cable.co.uk has examined ISPs and 3303 packages from 195 countries across the world to produce a comparison ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hoffenheim vs. Manchester City Live Streams & Global TV Coverage - Vitalfootball
Hoffenheim vs. Manchester City Live Streams & Global TV Coverage  Vitalfootball

The first competitive match between relative Bundesliga newcomers Hoffenheim and last season's Premier League winners Manchester City takes place ...


Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Aspirational pursuit of mates in online dating markets - Science Advances
Aspirational pursuit of mates in online dating markets  Science Advances

Romantic courtship is often described as taking place in a dating market where men and women compete for mates, but the detailed structure and dynamics of ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The Story behind Very Fast iPhone XS JavaScript Performance - InfoQ.com
The Story behind Very Fast iPhone XS JavaScript Performance  InfoQ.com

Initial reviews of JavaScript performance benchmarks show the iPhone XS and iPhone XS max having better performance than even an iMac Pro with the ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Google Adds Android Support for Kotlin 1.3 and Optimizes for Foldable Devices - InfoQ.com
Google Adds Android Support for Kotlin 1.3 and Optimizes for Foldable Devices  InfoQ.com

Google has presented a series of news at the Android Dev Summit, including new features of kotlin 1.3 supported on Android, support for foldable phones, ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Manchester City Live Streams & Global TV Coverage - Vitalfootball
Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Manchester City Live Streams & Global TV Coverage  Vitalfootball

Can Manchester City make it two Champions League Group F wins on the bounce when they face Shakhtar Donetsk later tonight?


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Three picks Huawei over existing 4G partners for its 5G network - Telecoms Tech
Three picks Huawei over existing 4G partners for its 5G network  Telecoms Tech

Hutchison-owned Three has decided against its existing 3G/4G network partners in favour of Huawei for its future 5G rollout.


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smoke is a New Lightweight Server-Side Framework for Swift from Amazon - InfoQ.com
Smoke is a New Lightweight Server-Side Framework for Swift from Amazon  InfoQ.com

Amazon Smoke framework is a new open-source light-weight server-side framework written in Swift and aimed to build REST-like or RPC-like services.


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Android Emulator Now Supports AMD Hardware Acceleration and Hyper-V on Windows - InfoQ.com
Android Emulator Now Supports AMD Hardware Acceleration and Hyper-V on Windows  InfoQ.com

The latest release of the Android Emulator for Windows aims thus to boost its performance when running on AMD processors or a Microsoft Hyper-V hypervisor ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei Slams Efforts to Block It From 5G Rollout - The Wall Street Journal
Huawei Slams Efforts to Block It From 5G Rollout  The Wall Street Journal

A top executive at Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies branded as irresponsible efforts to block the company's sale of 5G products and said its equipment ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dart 2 Revamped for Mobile Development - InfoQ.com
Dart 2 Revamped for Mobile Development  InfoQ.com

The latest version of Google's Dart programming language, sporting a strengthened type system, cleaned-up syntax, and an improved toolchain, is being touted ...


Sat, 24 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Best Technology Offering 2018 - Investment Magazine
Best Technology Offering 2018  Investment Magazine

BT Panorama has again picked up Best Technology Offering at the 2018 Conexus Financial Superannuation Awards.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Your Roadmap to an Open Mobile Application Development Strategy - InfoQ.com
Your Roadmap to an Open Mobile Application Development Strategy  InfoQ.com

This article explains why, in a fast-changing mobile app environment, organizations should aim for flexibility by using an open development infrastructure for ...


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
JavaScript and Web Development InfoQ Trends Report - InfoQ.com
JavaScript and Web Development InfoQ Trends Report  InfoQ.com

This InfoQ Trends Report looks at the current trends with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and web development in general, exploring technologies and options gaining ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NativeScript 5.0 Brings Better Developer Experience and More Native Features - InfoQ.com
NativeScript 5.0 Brings Better Developer Experience and More Native Features  InfoQ.com

The latest release of NativeScript includes a number of changes, such as improved support for Vue.js, better developer experience, and more native features.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
BMC Software: Product Overview and Analysis - eWeek
BMC Software: Product Overview and Analysis  eWeek

eWEEK has begun a new IT products and services section that encompasses most of the categories that we cover on our site. In it, we will spotlight the leaders ...


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Jason Maude on Building a Modern Cloud-Based Banking Startup in Java - InfoQ.com
Jason Maude on Building a Modern Cloud-Based Banking Startup in Java  InfoQ.com

On today's podcast, Wes Reisz talks with Jason Maude of Starling Bank. Starling Bank is a relatively new startup in the United Kingdom working in the banking ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UI Development Environment "Storybook 4" Supports Six New View Layers, Including Ember and MarkoJS - InfoQ.com
UI Development Environment "Storybook 4" Supports Six New View Layers, Including Ember and MarkoJS  InfoQ.com

The Storybook 4.0 release adds support for six new view layers including Ember, MarkoJS, and Svelte, and updates its dependencies to Webpack 4 and Babel ...


Wed, 07 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hearts vs. Hibs: UK Live Streams & Global TV Coverage - Vitalfootball
Hearts vs. Hibs: UK Live Streams & Global TV Coverage  Vitalfootball

For the first time this season Hearts, in my opinion, due to a string of injuries look vulnerable and are there for the taking on Wednesday night.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Disrupting the Banking Experience: Building a Mobile-Only Bank - InfoQ.com
Disrupting the Banking Experience: Building a Mobile-Only Bank  InfoQ.com

Yann Del Rey and Teresa Ng provide some insight into how Starling Bank, a mobile-only bank, has built the mobile-banking apps and how they organize their ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New R8 Android Code Shrinker Available in Android Studio 3.3 Beta - InfoQ.com
New R8 Android Code Shrinker Available in Android Studio 3.3 Beta  InfoQ.com

Following the migration to D8 as its new Dalvik compiler, Google has been working on a new code shrinker, R8, which is now available in Android Studio 3.3 ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
British Airways Data Breach Conducted via Malicious JavaScript Injection - InfoQ.com
British Airways Data Breach Conducted via Malicious JavaScript Injection  InfoQ.com

British Airways reports two substantial data breaches this year, initially reporting in September the compromise of 244000 credit card transactions in August and ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Swift 5 Enters Latest Development Stage to Release - InfoQ.com
Swift 5 Enters Latest Development Stage to Release  InfoQ.com

After officially delivering Swift 4.2, the Swift team is now focusing on Swift 5 by kicking off the final phase of its release process. Planned to be released early ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S., Britain Issue Warnings Over Chinese Telecom Equipment Maker ZTE - The Wall Street Journal
U.S., Britain Issue Warnings Over Chinese Telecom Equipment Maker ZTE  The Wall Street Journal

U.S. and British officials struck separate blows at telecommunications-equipment giant ZTE Corp. , ratcheting up national-security scrutiny of a big Chinese ...


Mon, 16 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India 'illegally' importing genetically modified soya seeds, allege farmers and food activists - Times of India
India 'illegally' importing genetically modified soya seeds, allege farmers and food activists  Times of India

NEW DELHI: Farmer and food activists have alleged that genetically modified soya bean seeds are being imported “illegally” for cultivation, in violation of a ...


Tue, 06 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Swift Adopts the Language Server Protocol - InfoQ.com
Swift Adopts the Language Server Protocol  InfoQ.com

Apple's Swift team announced they are going to provide support for using Swift with the Language Server Protocol (LSP). This will open up the possibility for ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Challenges of Building a Reliable Realtime Chat Service - InfoQ.com
Challenges of Building a Reliable Realtime Chat Service  InfoQ.com

Realtime chat has become a common feature of modern applications. These days not only communicators and social networks allow users to talk with each ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Thienopyridines May Help ID Migraine Patients Best Suited to PFO Closure - TCTMD
Thienopyridines May Help ID Migraine Patients Best Suited to PFO Closure  TCTMD

The hypothesis that migraine headaches may be linked to patent foramen ovale (PFO)—meaning PFO closure could be considered as a treatment—is getting ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kosovo's plan to build an army revives old Balkan tensions - Military Times
Kosovo's plan to build an army revives old Balkan tensions  Military Times

Kosovo is moving to build itself a regular army, angering neighboring Serbia enough to talk of military intervention — a seemingly empty threat.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Resilient Systems in Banking - InfoQ.com
Resilient Systems in Banking  InfoQ.com

Redundancy and isolation: two sides of the same coin; Protect against your own bugs, not just environmental factors; Slow-downs can cross *service* boundaries ...


Sat, 06 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Journey of Mobile, Microservices, and Speed to Market at the World's Largest Home Improvement Retailer - InfoQ.com
A Journey of Mobile, Microservices, and Speed to Market at the World's Largest Home Improvement Retailer  InfoQ.com

Dustin Bennett and Jermaine Davis overview the mobile landscape at The Home Depot, where they are in the journey, and where they want to be, along with ...


Sat, 30 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How 5G network technologies are transforming industrial markets - Telecoms Tech
How 5G network technologies are transforming industrial markets  Telecoms Tech

Expect to see and hear more commentary about 5G wireless communication-related national leadership policies in 2019.


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Break Things to Fix Things: Testing More than What "Should" Work - InfoQ.com
Break Things to Fix Things: Testing More than What "Should" Work  InfoQ.com

Ijeoma Ezeonyebuchi discusses how to test an application in unexpected ways, concluding with a live demo inviting members from the audience to try and test ...


Sat, 05 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Codefirst: The Future of UI Design - InfoQ.com
Codefirst: The Future of UI Design  InfoQ.com

User interface design has played a critical role in computing for decades. Flat and tactile design are current trends in application design. Voice user interfaces ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Howler.js Audio Library for the Modern Web - InfoQ.com
Howler.js Audio Library for the Modern Web  InfoQ.com

Howler.js provides a modern audio library with support for the Web Audio API and a fallback mechanism for HTML5 Audio. The project strives to streamline ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ionic Announced Ionic Framework 4 Beta - InfoQ.com
Ionic Announced Ionic Framework 4 Beta  InfoQ.com

Ionic recently announced a beta release of version 4 of their framework for building mobile applications. Ionic 4 focuses on improvements to performance and a ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why telcos need to beef up their blockchain know-how to take a billion-dollar opportunity - Telecoms Tech
Why telcos need to beef up their blockchain know-how to take a billion-dollar opportunity  Telecoms Tech

Blockchain could boost the telecoms sector by up to $1 billion in the coming years – but to do that telcos need to build new capabilities, according to the latest ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Android Pie Brings Adaptive Battery, Neural Networks API 1.1 and More - InfoQ.com
Android Pie Brings Adaptive Battery, Neural Networks API 1.1 and More  InfoQ.com

Google has released Android Pie. Android Pie brings display cutout support, Neural Networks API 1.1, Magnifier widget, Adaptive Battery, Slices, Indoor ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2018 NFL Predictions: Team-by-Team Records, Playoffs and Super Bowl LIII Champion - Sports Illustrated
2018 NFL Predictions: Team-by-Team Records, Playoffs and Super Bowl LIII Champion  Sports Illustrated

The upcoming NFL season will surprise us in ways we cannot imagine, yet we play the prediction game anyway. Here we present team-by-team records, how ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Oboe, a Library for Low Latency Audio Apps on Android - InfoQ.com
Oboe, a Library for Low Latency Audio Apps on Android  InfoQ.com

Google has released the first production-ready version of Oboe. Oboe is a C++ library for building high performance audio apps on Android, providing the lowest ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Shareholders approve £12.5 billion union of BT / EE - TelecomsTech
Shareholders approve £12.5 billion union of BT / EE  TelecomsTech

As if there would be any doubt, BT's shareholders have agreed to the telecommunication giant's £12.5 billion deal to acquire EE from Deutsche Telekom.


Thu, 30 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Switchable counterion gradients around charged metallic nanoparticles enable reception of radio waves - Science Advances
Switchable counterion gradients around charged metallic nanoparticles enable reception of radio waves  Science Advances

Mechanically flexible, easy-to-process, and environmentally benign materials capable of current rectification are interesting alternatives to “hard” silicon-based ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Which TV channel is Everton v Man City on? - Manchester City
Which TV channel is Everton v Man City on?  Manchester City

Find out where you can watch our Premier League clash against Everton wherever you are in the world...


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The genetic prehistory of the Andean highlands 7000 years BP though European contact - Science Advances
The genetic prehistory of the Andean highlands 7000 years BP though European contact  Science Advances

The peopling of the Andean highlands above 2500 m in elevation was a complex process that included cultural, biological, and genetic adaptations. Here, we ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Alexa Smart Home Skills Gain Flexibility with New API - InfoQ.com
Alexa Smart Home Skills Gain Flexibility with New API  InfoQ.com

The latest update to Amazon Smart Home Skill API, available as a preview, introduces new capabilities that can be used as building blocks to model device ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Flutter Release Preview 1 Supports ML Kit and More - InfoQ.com
Flutter Release Preview 1 Supports ML Kit and More  InfoQ.com

Google recently announced Flutter Release Preview 1. Flutter is an open-source framework for cross-platform app development for both iOS and Android. Flutter ...


Wed, 04 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Single-molecule observation of nucleotide induced conformational changes in basal SecA-ATP hydrolysis - Science Advances
Single-molecule observation of nucleotide induced conformational changes in basal SecA-ATP hydrolysis  Science Advances

SecA is the critical adenosine triphosphatase that drives preprotein transport through the translocon, SecYEG, in Escherichia coli. This process is thought to be ...


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tink is Google Cryptographic Library for the Cloud, Android, and iOS - InfoQ.com
Tink is Google Cryptographic Library for the Cloud, Android, and iOS  InfoQ.com

Tink is a multi-language, cross-platform cryptographic library developed by a group of cryptographers and security engineers at Google to help developers ...


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UFC 231 live stream - Watch ‘Holloway vs Ortega’ PPV fights online tonight - MMA Mania
UFC 231 live stream - Watch ‘Holloway vs Ortega’ PPV fights online tonight  MMA Mania

Find out what channel UFC 231 is on tonight and how you can watch the pay-per-view (PPV) streaming online, at a local bar and/or on your phone.


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Bell Benin Communications loses GSM licence in Benin - Telecompaper
Bell Benin Communications loses GSM licence in Benin  Telecompaper

The GSM licence held by Bell Benin Communications (BBCom) has been revoked by the government of Benin, reports Agence Ecofin. The decision, approved ...


Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Benin Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017: Benin Government Set to Restructure State-Owned Telcos - Research and Markets - Business Wire
Benin Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2017: Benin Government Set to Restructure State-Owned Telcos - Research and Markets  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to Research and Markets' ...


Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Legal News - December 2017 - Lexology
Africa Legal News - December 2017  Lexology

Most people are familiar with the famous painting by René Magritte called "The Treachery of Images" (1928). The picture shows a pipe and below it the…


Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Phone Adoption In Africa Can Provide Tools, Demand, and Lessons for Off-Grid Electrification - Microgrid Media
Mobile Phone Adoption In Africa Can Provide Tools, Demand, and Lessons for Off-Grid Electrification  Microgrid Media

Hundreds of millions of phones (and smartphones) have been activated in Africa. But the aspiration of portable and renewable off-Grid solutions for all ...


Thu, 07 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMT

Uganda deportations add to MTN's woes - TechCentral
Uganda deportations add to MTN's woes  TechCentral

MTN Group on Wednesday confirmed reports that three senior managers have been arrested and deported by the Ugandan government. “MTN Uganda has not ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 20:29:00 GMT
Uganda deports two MTN executives - Business Day
Uganda deports two MTN executives  Business Day

The two executives have been accused of planning to compromise national security.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:02:00 GMT
Museveni orders UCC to explain MTN licence fees - Daily Monitor
Museveni orders UCC to explain MTN licence fees  Daily Monitor

Mr Museveni ordered UCC to explain why MTN Uganda would be charged a paltry figure of $58m.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 06:14:40 GMT
Uganda: Museveni questions MTN’s license fee reduction - Africa Feeds
Uganda: Museveni questions MTN’s license fee reduction  Africa Feeds

The Ugandan Communications Commission has been ordered to clarify a $2 million reduction in MTN's license renewal fee. Uganda's President Yoweri ...


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:28:05 GMT
Africa Live this week: MTN settlement over Nigeria $8bn row - BBC News
Africa Live this week: MTN settlement over Nigeria $8bn row  BBC News

That's all from BBC Africa Live for this week. You can keep up-to-date with what's happening across the continent by listening to the Africa Today podcast or ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN is paying R1.6bn to make Benin licensing troubles go away - Fin24
MTN is paying R1.6bn to make Benin licensing troubles go away  Fin24

Cape Town – Mobile operator MTN announced on Thursday that it concluded a memorandum of understanding with the government of Benin following a ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Puts Out Fires in Benin, Cameroon to Shore Up African Base - Bloomberg
MTN Puts Out Fires in Benin, Cameroon to Shore Up African Base  Bloomberg

Benin and Cameroon appear to have escaped MTN's chopping block. MTN Group Ltd. said Thursday it has all but resolved disputes with the governments and ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin lets MTN chief return - Business Day
Benin lets MTN chief return  Business Day

The West African state allows Stephen Blewett to return after reaching an agreement on frequency fees.


Wed, 23 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin frequency fees row sidelines MTN chief - Business Day
Benin frequency fees row sidelines MTN chief  Business Day

Stephen Blewett has not been allowed to return to Benin after row over 'exorbitant' frequency fees.


Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Benin CEO has been ordered to leave the country - BusinessTech
MTN Benin CEO has been ordered to leave the country  BusinessTech

MTN Benin CEO Stephen Blewett has been ordered to leave the country, the mobile operator said on Friday. Blewett has received official notification from the ...


Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Ghana listing to kick off this month - ITWeb
MTN Ghana listing to kick off this month  ITWeb

MTN says a planned initial public offering (IPO) in Ghana will likely happen by the end of this month. "On 20 April 2018, we received all required regulatory ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Benin's CEO forced to exit country - ITWeb Africa
MTN Benin's CEO forced to exit country  ITWeb Africa

MTN Benin's CEO Stephen Blewett has been ordered to leave the country by 24 November by its government, according to a media statement issued by the ...


Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN looks to cut 'excessive' licence fee in Benin - ETTelecom.com
MTN looks to cut 'excessive' licence fee in Benin  ETTelecom.com

South African mobile phone giant MTN is in talks with Benin's telecoms regulator after its subsidiary was slapped with a bill of more than $200 millio..


Wed, 22 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN faces regulatory action in Benin over unpaid R3 billion spectrum bill - BusinessTech
MTN faces regulatory action in Benin over unpaid R3 billion spectrum bill  BusinessTech

MTN says that its operation in Benin has received notification from the local telecoms regulator (ARCEP) that a process has been initiated against it over unpaid ...


Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN reportedly reviewing business in West Africa - Quartz
MTN reportedly reviewing business in West Africa  Quartz

MTN became Africa's largest telco by entering markets that had been overlooked. Now, weary after losses and scandals, MTN is reconsidering is apparently ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Benin and Youtap Launch MoMoPay Contactless Payments for MTN Benin Mobile Money Customers - PR Newswire
MTN Benin and Youtap Launch MoMoPay Contactless Payments for MTN Benin Mobile Money Customers  PR Newswire

COTONOU, Benin, June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile network operator MTN Benin and Youtap have launched MoMoPay, a contactless mobile payment ...


Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
JAMB/UTME 2019: List of accredited registration and testing centres for all states - Legit.ng
JAMB/UTME 2019: List of accredited registration and testing centres for all states  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has released the list of Professional Testing Centres and Professional Registration Centres ...


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 20:41:54 GMT
Why MTN sold one of its most profitable divisions - Financial Mail
Why MTN sold one of its most profitable divisions  Financial Mail

Sale of healthy Cypriot business will generate R4bn, which MTN will use to reduce its debt.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin repeals social media tax after protests | News | Africa - Mail & Guardian
Benin repeals social media tax after protests | News | Africa  Mail & Guardian

On Friday, the activists hosted peaceful sit-ins all around the city. They used the hashtag #TaxePasMesMo (Don't tax my megabytes). (Twitter). Comments.


Tue, 25 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN’s Nigerian roulette - Financial Mail
MTN’s Nigerian roulette  Financial Mail

Three years ago Africa's biggest mobile operator was hit with a heavy fine in Nigeria; now it's in trouble again.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Can MTN survive its troubles in Nigeria? - CNN
Can MTN survive its troubles in Nigeria?  CNN

Africa's biggest telecommunications company MTN is facing more troubling times in Nigeria, one of its biggest markets.


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to revisit financial services in SA - Business Day
MTN to revisit financial services in SA  Business Day

After pulling the plug on its mobile money business in SA in 2016, MTN wanted to have another crack at financial services in its home market, CEO Rob Shuter ...


Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Retreat Or Expand? Key Considerations For MTN Africa Strategy - Fitch Solutions
Retreat Or Expand? Key Considerations For MTN Africa Strategy  Fitch Solutions

Key View: MTN's sale of its Cyprus unit will not be its last divestment as the operator pursues a strategy of reducing net debt, better managing its regulatory ...


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN casts eye over empire as carrier mulls over where to chop - Fin24
MTN casts eye over empire as carrier mulls over where to chop  Fin24

MTN, Africa's biggest mobile phone operator, is doing a spring clean of its empire to determine if it really needs to be in all 22 of its markets across Africa and the ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat - ITWeb Africa
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat  ITWeb Africa

Telecoms regulator says reassignment of subscribers after failed license negotiations can now get underway.


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Is Said to Mull West African Unit Sale in Markets Cull - Bloomberg
MTN Is Said to Mull West African Unit Sale in Markets Cull  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd.'s sale of its Cyprus unit is just the start of a broader exit from small or problematic markets, with the Liberian unit leading a number of West ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN makes more money from fewer users in SA - ITWeb
MTN makes more money from fewer users in SA  ITWeb

MTN South Africa made more money from its customers in the third quarter than the previous three months. This is according to the group's quarterly update for ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecoms giant MTN faces R4.6bn Iran problem - Business Day
Telecoms giant MTN faces R4.6bn Iran problem  Business Day

MTN faces the risk of not being able to repatriate about R4.6bn from Iran if US President Donald Trump persuades his allies in Europe to reimpose sanctions on ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: CBN, MTN and 4 Banks - What Lessons? - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: CBN, MTN and 4 Banks - What Lessons?  AllAfrica.com

The furore generated so far on the $8.1billion and N5.87billion sanction by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on MTN Nigeria and four banks has been one of ...


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Cisco launch IOT services throughout SA - ITWeb
MTN, Cisco launch IOT services throughout SA  ITWeb

MTN's mobile network, combined with Cisco Jasper Control Center, lets enterprises securely and cost-effectively deliver new connected services.


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN earnings dip, service revenue up 10.2% - Independent Online
MTN earnings dip, service revenue up 10.2%  Independent Online

MTN said its headline earnings per share for the six months ended June 30 dipped to 215 cents from 231 cents, while *service* revenue was up 10.2%.


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN sells its Cyprus business to Monaco Telecom for R4.1bn - Fin24
MTN sells its Cyprus business to Monaco Telecom for R4.1bn  Fin24

MTN has sold its Cyprus business for to Monaco Telecom for R4,1bn.


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Hawks raid MTN over $4.2bn Turkcell lawsuit - Business Day
Hawks raid MTN over $4.2bn Turkcell lawsuit  Business Day

Rival operator Turkcell claims MTN won its licence in Iran by bribing officials, but the company says the claim is 'opportunistic'


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin shuts Libercom SA's operations after years of mismanagement - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Benin shuts Libercom SA's operations after years of mismanagement  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Since September 30, 2018, Libercom SA, the telecommunications operator which belongs to the incumbent operator Bénin Télécoms, has ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Ghana revenue rises, driven by mobile money service - Independent Online
MTN Ghana revenue rises, driven by mobile money service  Independent Online

JOHANNESBURG - MTN Group said on Friday its Ghana unit's third-quarter revenue grew around 23 percent boosted by its mobile money *service* MoMo.


Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There - AllAfrica.com
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There  AllAfrica.com

Mobile money in Africa started as a workaround with people exchanging airtime as a way of sending money. Out of this small seed of an idea has come a whole ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin joins the Bandwagon of African Nations taxing the Internet - Dignited
Benin joins the Bandwagon of African Nations taxing the Internet  Dignited

As it stands, the Republic of Benin is the latest African country to implement taxes on the use of the Internet.


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups - Irish Tech News
MTN opens Mobile Money Application Program Interface (API) as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups  Irish Tech News

The Mobile Money Open Application Program Interface (API) will now be accessed by third parties; the expectation is to enable innovation around payment ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN plans to raise R13.8bn in debt in Nigeria this year - Fin24
MTN plans to raise R13.8bn in debt in Nigeria this year  Fin24

MTN Group plans to borrow as much as 400bn naira ($1.1bn, R13.8bn) in Nigeria this year as Africa's largest wireless carrier by sales seeks to fund local ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Surprises Iguosa Community Residents With Christmas Gifts - Independent Television and Radio
MTN Surprises Iguosa Community Residents With Christmas Gifts  Independent Television and Radio

Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about HTML5 video.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Shares in MTN Sink After Nigeria Demands Telecom Giant Return $8 Billion - The Wall Street Journal
Shares in MTN Sink After Nigeria Demands Telecom Giant Return $8 Billion  The Wall Street Journal

Shares in African telecom giant MTN Group plunged as much as 25% after Nigeria's central bank ordered the company to return $8.1 billion that it said was ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How operator MTN is creating Africa’s version of Amazon, Netflix and Alibaba combined - YourStory.com
How operator MTN is creating Africa’s version of Amazon, Netflix and Alibaba combined  YourStory.com

Africa is a world leader in areas like mobile banking and money, with new opportunities opening up in digital media and ecommerce. Speakers at IADS 2018 ...


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN may struggle to secure Iran funds amid fresh US sanctions - Fin24
MTN may struggle to secure Iran funds amid fresh US sanctions  Fin24

MTN says efforts to repatriate about €200m from its Iranian unit will become tougher after US President Donald Trump reinstated economic sanctions on the ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, ZTE extend a lifeline to survivors of gender-based violence - ITWeb
MTN, ZTE extend a lifeline to survivors of gender-based violence  ITWeb

These companies partnered to build a 20-seater multimedia centre at the Saartjie Baartman Centre for Women and Children, in Athlone.


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN's $25 "smart feature phone" will bring arguably 3rd most popular mobile OS to Africa - Techpoint Africa
MTN's $25 "smart feature phone" will bring arguably 3rd most popular mobile OS to Africa  Techpoint Africa

Featured image is the Nokia 'Banana' 8110 using the KaiOS operating system which MTN's phones will run on. Ever since feature phones made something of a ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dangote emerges most admired African brand - The Eagle Online
Dangote emerges most admired African brand  The Eagle Online

Using a custom motor and gear train, “Adapt” technology enables the shoe to be automatically adjusted to the foot. By The Eagle Online On Jan 16, 2019. Share.


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:11:40 GMT
MTN drives growth of women in ICT sector - ITWeb
MTN drives growth of women in ICT sector  ITWeb

The 2018 MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards aims to help close the gender gap and recognises top achievers.


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards: call for entries open - ITWeb
2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards: call for entries open  ITWeb

App developers stand to win a trip to Silicon Valley to the value of R200 000 in the 2018 MTN Business App of the Year Awards.


Fri, 03 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN's world-leading anti-rhino poaching solution saves rangers' lives - ITWeb
MTN's world-leading anti-rhino poaching solution saves rangers' lives  ITWeb

The MTN Business Internet of things anti-poaching solution has been piloted in the Welgevonden Nature Reserve, in Limpopo.


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Police arrest 4 over fake MTN scratch cards - pmldaily.com
Police arrest 4 over fake MTN scratch cards  pmldaily.com

KAMPALA.Four men accused of selling “fake” MTN scratch cards are being held at Naggalama Police Station on charges of fraud. Police reports indicate that ...


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards - ITWeb
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards  ITWeb

After days of reviewing hundreds of nominations for this year's MTN Women in ICT: Partnership for Change Awards, the adjudication panel has shortlisted the ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fitch Places MTN on Rating Watch Negative - african-markets.com
Fitch Places MTN on Rating Watch Negative  african-markets.com

Fitch Ratings has placed the ratings of MTN Group Limited (MTN), including the 'BB+' Issuer Default Rating (IDR), on Rating Watch Negative (RWN) following ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth - ITWeb
MTN leverages employee volunteerism programme to empower youth  ITWeb

Today, thousands of MTN employees in 21 markets across Africa and the Middle East launched the company's annual employee volunteerism programme, ...


Mon, 04 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
What we learnt at MTN Nigeria's new ?200 billion loan facility signing - Techpoint Africa
What we learnt at MTN Nigeria's new ?200 billion loan facility signing  Techpoint Africa

The Nigerian unit of the MTN Group yesterday signed a ?200 billion (about $554.43 million) medium-term loan facility provided by a syndicate of local financial ...


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Glo ordered to leave Benin - Myjoyonline.com
Glo ordered to leave Benin  Myjoyonline.com

Nigerian telecom giant Globacom has been ordered to leave Benin because it has refused to pay a new licensing fee.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN: still not getting a full signal - Financial Mail
MTN: still not getting a full signal  Financial Mail

The company's return to profit is welcomed, but some investors are still cautious.


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria may be violating customer privacy with its new solution - Techpoint Africa
MTN Nigeria may be violating customer privacy with its new solution  Techpoint Africa

A look into the recently launched Customer Experience Management (CEM) system by MTN Nigeria and the possible effects on data privacy.


Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CIPLA and MTN to list on Uganda Securities Exchange - african-markets.com
CIPLA and MTN to list on Uganda Securities Exchange  african-markets.com

Kampala-based drug maker CIPLA-Quality Chemicals Industries (CIPLA-QCI) plans to list on the Uganda Securities Exchange in the next four months, ending a ...


Mon, 25 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Oba of Benin to establish satellite town - Daily Trust
Oba of Benin to establish satellite town  Daily Trust

The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has concluded arrangement to establish a satellite town at Ugoneki in Uhunmwode Local Government Area of Edo State as ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Ghana kicks off its initial public offering - Business Day
MTN Ghana kicks off its initial public offering  Business Day

The network hopes to sell up to 35% of its regional unit's shares, and is expected to have a market capitalisation of about R27bn.


Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda - PR Newswire
TIDAL and MTN Announce Trailblazing Partnership Bringing Pioneering Music and Video Streaming Service to Millions of Customers Across Africa, Starting with Uganda  PR Newswire

KAMPALA, Uganda, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Partnership kicks off in Uganda with three key activities Launch Press Conference on Wednesday 22nd ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Senate seeks explanation on govt's planned reduction of $8.1bn MTN fine - Premium Times
Senate seeks explanation on govt's planned reduction of $8.1bn MTN fine  Premium Times

The Senate says it would demand explanation on why the federal government wants to reduce the $8.1 billion fine imposed on the communication giant, MTN, ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Moov Benin launches 3G for smartphone, tablet, modem users - TeleGeography
Moov Benin launches 3G for smartphone, tablet, modem users  TeleGeography

Moov Benin, part of the UAE-owned Etisalat group, has launched commercial 3G mobile broadband data services in the west African republic's capital Cotonou, ...


Fri, 21 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Other telcos don't support transfer of Visafone's spectrum to MTN - Techpoint Africa
Other telcos don't support transfer of Visafone's spectrum to MTN  Techpoint Africa

The tussle for the spectrum of Visafone has been on since the acquisition of the Code-division multiple access (CDMA) operator by MTN Nigeria back in 2015.


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why we withdrew Globacom's license - Benin Republic - Premium Times
Why we withdrew Globacom's license - Benin Republic  Premium Times

The government of Benin Republic on Wednesday said its rejection of Globacom-Benin's bid to renew its operational license had nothing to do with sanctions ...


Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Business Kenya begins search for successor as boss steps down - Business Daily
MTN Business Kenya begins search for successor as boss steps down  Business Daily

Festus Kiragu has been appointed acting managing director of MTN Business Kenya following the departure of Kennedy Chinganya mid-last month.


Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Pulse House Party : Falz, DJ Spinall surprise lucky fan with house gig - Vanguard
MTN Pulse House Party : Falz, DJ Spinall surprise lucky fan with house gig  Vanguard

A lucky fan by the name of Obinna Amaku on Friday, July 27, 2018 got his house invaded by the duo of iconic entertainers, namely; DJ Spinall and Falz as they ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN implements 'Treating Customers Fairly' policy - ITWeb
MTN implements 'Treating Customers Fairly' policy  ITWeb

MTN has launched a wide-ranging, consumer focused Treating Customers Fairly policy in continued efforts to protect customers and ensure fairness for those ...


Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Ghana completes its IPO, raised 1.15 billion cedis - african-markets.com
MTN Ghana completes its IPO, raised 1.15 billion cedis  african-markets.com

Scancom Plc (MTN Ghana) announces the successful completion of its Initial Public Offer (IPO).


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Falz, DJ Spinall overwhelm lucky fan with surprise gig at show's season 2 in Abuja - Pulse Nigeria
Falz, DJ Spinall overwhelm lucky fan with surprise gig at show's season 2 in Abuja  Pulse Nigeria

Having no big plans for the weekend, @Obivva, an avid music lover decided to sign up for the Pulse house party.


Mon, 30 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Liberia Risks Losing MTN Investment Due to Small and Problematic Market - Front Page Africa
Liberia Risks Losing MTN Investment Due to Small and Problematic Market  Front Page Africa

Monrovia – Problematic market and unfavorable economic situation put Liberia at risk of losing the investment of MTN which joined forces with LoneStar Cell ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches cross-border remittance between Ivory Coast and Benin - Biztech Africa
MTN launches cross-border remittance between Ivory Coast and Benin  Biztech Africa

MTN Group today announced the launch of a mobile money cross-border remittance *service* between Ivory Coast and Benin, to further enable the cheaper and ...


Mon, 01 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Joins Forces with Intelsat, ITSO and MTN to Accelerate 3G Network Infrastructure Deployment in Rural Areas - Business Wire
Uganda Joins Forces with Intelsat, ITSO and MTN to Accelerate 3G Network Infrastructure Deployment in Rural Areas  Business Wire

Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world's first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite solutions, announced that Uganda's Commun.


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN SA, Huawei jointly launch first commercial 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT spectrum sharing solution (CloudAIR 2.0) - ITWeb
MTN SA, Huawei jointly launch first commercial 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT spectrum sharing solution (CloudAIR 2.0)  ITWeb

Huawei's CloudAIR 2.0 solution enables spectrum sharing between 2G, 3G, 4G and NB-IOT radio technologies in the 900MHz band.


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Regulatory dust settles for MTN in burgeoning Rwanda - ITWeb Africa
Regulatory dust settles for MTN in burgeoning Rwanda  ITWeb Africa

Group CEO outlines current market conditions, mobile internet challenges and ambitions for continued African expansion.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Digital services 'increasingly crucial' for MTN - ITWeb
Digital services 'increasingly crucial' for MTN  ITWeb

Digital services have become an increasingly crucial revenue generator for MTN, according to executive chairman Phuthuma Nhleko, as the telco faces lower ...


Mon, 06 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Fine: PDP accuses presidency of corruption - Premium Times
MTN Fine: PDP accuses presidency of corruption  Premium Times

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to clear the air over allegations of corruption that reportedly pervaded the fine ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN has cancelled its Mobile Money service in South Africa but will continue to move into financial services in Africa - Quartz
MTN has cancelled its Mobile Money service in South Africa but will continue to move into financial services in Africa  Quartz

African telecoms giant MTN has canned its mobile money *service* in South Africa, the second mobile company to do so this year. MTN South Africa announced ...


Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group - ITWeb
Jonas and Tshabalala appointed to board of MTN Group  ITWeb

MTN Group today announced the appointment of Bajabulile Swazi Tshabalala, current Executive Director of consulting and investment holding company, ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - PR Newswire
Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Benin government set to restructure state-owned telcos Development within Benin's telecom market continues to be...


Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa - VentureBeat
ZTE partners with MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G to the Middle East and Africa  VentureBeat

Closing out the heavily 5G-focused 2018 Mobile World Congress, ZTE today announced partnerships with major carriers MTN and Ooredoo to bring 5G wireless ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom and MTN data prices vs mobile networks in Africa - MyBroadband
Vodacom and MTN data prices vs mobile networks in Africa  MyBroadband

ICASA has compared the price of mobile data from Vodacom and MTN to prices elsewhere in Africa.


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to offer 35% of shares to Ghanaians by end of March - Myjoyonline.com
MTN to offer 35% of shares to Ghanaians by end of March  Myjoyonline.com

Telecommunications giant MTN is expected to do a public offer to issue 35 percent of its shares to the Ghanaian public by the end of the first quarter of 2018.


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How much money MTN makes in each country - MyBroadband
How much money MTN makes in each country  MyBroadband

MTN has released its latest annual financial results, which show how much money the company makes in the countries in which it operates.


Thu, 03 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Ericsson to drive e-waste disposal and recycling in Benin - IT News Africa
Ericsson to drive e-waste disposal and recycling in Benin  IT News Africa

Ericsson and MTN Benin have partnered under their Ecology Management Program, to launch the first electrical and electronic equipment waste (e-waste) ...


Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Falz, DJ Spinall thrill fan in Abuja as MTN Pulse House Party Season 2 kicks off - Daily Trust
Falz, DJ Spinall thrill fan in Abuja as MTN Pulse House Party Season 2 kicks off  Daily Trust

An Abuja-based final year law student of Benson Idahosa University in Benin, Edo state, Obinna Amaku, has emerged the first lucky fan to host the duo of music ...


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN CEO to be grilled over illegal infrastructure roll-out in Durban - Independent Online
MTN CEO to be grilled over illegal infrastructure roll-out in Durban  Independent Online

JOHANNESBURG - Durban residents have asked MTN CEO Rob Shuter to come to a community meeting in their city in March, to explain how the cellular ...


Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Commercial ACE services officially launched in Benin - TeleGeography
Commercial ACE services officially launched in Benin  TeleGeography

Benin. High speed connectivity services on the Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) international submarine fibre-optic cable were officially put into *service* in the ...


Tue, 20 Oct 2015 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Millicom bemoan 'regulatory challenges' in Africa - ITWeb Africa
MTN, Millicom bemoan 'regulatory challenges' in Africa  ITWeb Africa

Both operators have described environment in 2017 as challenging.


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin, Oyo govt. partner on bilateral trade, trans-border crimes - Daily Trust
Benin, Oyo govt. partner on bilateral trade, trans-border crimes  Daily Trust

The Republic of Benin has expressed readiness to partner with the Oyo State Government toward strengthening bilateral trade, agriculture and forestall ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Oba of Benin orders demolition of village shrine, seals market - Daily Trust
Oba of Benin orders demolition of village shrine, seals market  Daily Trust

The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has ordered demolition of an unauthorised village shrine, ogue-edion as well as sealing of the village market at Igbekhuen in ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Huawei & MTN Group ink managed services contract - IT News Africa
Huawei & MTN Group ink managed services contract  IT News Africa

Huawei has announced a five-year managed services contract with MTN Group. According to the deal, Huawei will provide managed services for MTN in six ...


Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked - Quartz
How Uganda's social media tax works with WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter blocked  Quartz

Kampala, Uganda. Uganda has gone ahead and rolled out a controversial daily levy on citizens for using social media platforms like WhatsApp, Facebook, ...


Tue, 03 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Edo signs pact with Chinese firm to build Benin port - Daily Trust
Edo signs pact with Chinese firm to build Benin port  Daily Trust

The Edo State government on Monday signed an agreement with a Chinese firm, China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) to build a port on the Benin ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN reports 210.1m subscribers at end-March - TeleGeography
MTN reports 210.1m subscribers at end-March  TeleGeography

South Africa. MTN Group, a leading emerging market mobile operator, reported a 'satisfactory performance' in the first quarter of 2014, with subscriber growth of ...


Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria is telcos' biggest market but it makes the most money per user elsewhere - Pulse Nigeria
Nigeria is telcos' biggest market but it makes the most money per user elsewhere  Pulse Nigeria

Of the 237 million subscribers the company serves across 22 countries, none spend more than MTN users in Cyprus.


Mon, 15 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Benin deadly bank robbery: 6 confirmed killed - Daily Trust
Benin deadly bank robbery: 6 confirmed killed  Daily Trust

Six people including three armed robbers were killed late Thursday when armed robbers attacked a commercial bank and a police station in Igara, headquarters ...


Sat, 11 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Money: BEAC bans transactions by telecoms operator MTN Cameroun outside CEMAC zone - Business in Cameroon
Mobile Money: BEAC bans transactions by telecoms operator MTN Cameroun outside CEMAC zone  Business in Cameroon

In a letter dated 19 June 2017, the Governor of the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), issuing institution for the six CEMAC States which are.


Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Komphela the next Benin coach? - Goal.com
Komphela the next Benin coach?  Goal.com

Amakhosi's head coach has reportedly attracted interest from abroad as his name has been mentioned regarding the vacant international post.


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
One million MTN Rwanda customers to get NFC mobile payments service • NFC World - NFC World
One million MTN Rwanda customers to get NFC mobile payments service • NFC World  NFC World

One million subscribers of mobile network operator MTN Rwanda's MTN Mobile Money *service* will be able to make in-store payments at thousands of retail ...


Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT

Why we withdrew Globacom's license - Benin Republic - Premium Times
Why we withdrew Globacom's license - Benin Republic  Premium Times

The government of Benin Republic on Wednesday said its rejection of Globacom-Benin's bid to renew its operational license had nothing to do with sanctions ...


Thu, 28 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat - ITWeb Africa
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat  ITWeb Africa

Telecoms regulator says reassignment of subscribers after failed license negotiations can now get underway.


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Glo ordered to leave Benin - Myjoyonline.com
Glo ordered to leave Benin  Myjoyonline.com

Nigerian telecom giant Globacom has been ordered to leave Benin because it has refused to pay a new licensing fee.


Sun, 21 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Benin withdraws telecoms licence for Globacom unit in renewal dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Benin withdraws telecoms licence for Globacom unit in renewal dispute  Reuters

(Adds details). COTONOU, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Benin's telecommunications regulator has withdrawn the operating licence of Nigerian mobile telecoms company ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Benin withdraws Globacom's licence - Premium Times
Benin withdraws Globacom's licence  Premium Times

Benin's telecommunications regulator has withdrawn the operating licence of Nigerian mobile telecoms company Globacom's local unit in a dispute over new ...


Wed, 20 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Glo Offers 85% Discount on International Calls - THISDAY Newspapers
Glo Offers 85% Discount on International Calls  THISDAY Newspapers

Emma Okonji. National telecoms operator, Globacom, has moved to reduce cost of international calls for subscribers on its network with the launch of Glo ...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Glo offices in Accra and their locations - YEN.COM.GH
Glo offices in Accra and their locations  YEN.COM.GH

Glo Mobile Ghana Ltd is one of Africa's biggest telecommunications network with millions of subscribers. The telecom *service* provider also operates in other ...


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 12:46:01 GMT
British, French museums to return Benin bronzes after over 100 years - Premium Times
British, French museums to return Benin bronzes after over 100 years  Premium Times

Some of the bronzes looted from the Benin Empire by British soldiers over 100 years will be returned to Nigeria, but with certain terms and conditions, CNN is ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ojobo, Ex-NCC Director Becomes African ICT Foundation President - THISDAY Newspapers
Ojobo, Ex-NCC Director Becomes African ICT Foundation President  THISDAY Newspapers

Emma Okonji. A new Board of Trustee has been announced for the African ICT Foundation, with the former Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Benin Republic ambassador speaks on rice smuggling into Nigeria - Premium Times
Benin Republic ambassador speaks on rice smuggling into Nigeria  Premium Times

The Benin Republic Ambassador to Nigeria, Paulette Yekpe, has said that the proposed tripartite meeting by Nigeria, Niger and her country, will establish a ...


Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's Flying Eagles to face Ghana, Benin in WAFU tournament - Premium Times
Nigeria's Flying Eagles to face Ghana, Benin in WAFU tournament  Premium Times

Nigeria's national under-20 side will face their counterparts from Ghana, Niger Republic and Benin Republic in Group B of the WAFU Under-20 Cup Tournament ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why customers are protesting against us - Benin Disco - Premium Times
Why customers are protesting against us - Benin Disco  Premium Times

The Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has said that the sustained protest against its operations by some of its customers are because of its ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Joint Border Facility: Nigeria To Work Closely With Benin Republic - Africa Independent Television
Joint Border Facility: Nigeria To Work Closely With Benin Republic  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 3 months ago / Nation. Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, has pledged that Nigeria will work closely with the Republic of Benin to ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:14:33 GMT
Strike: Benin Airport gates shut against passengers, workers - Premium Times
Strike: Benin Airport gates shut against passengers, workers  Premium Times

Activities at the Benin Airport were grounded on Thursday as both entry and exit gates were locked, with hundreds of intending passengers stranded, arising ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Flood: Benin residents appeal for urgent govt action - Premium Times
Flood: Benin residents appeal for urgent govt action  Premium Times

A trader said the area had been in a terrible state for many years.


Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Breaking: Why Adenuga's Globacom Cannot Afford 9mobile - thewillnigeria
Breaking: Why Adenuga's Globacom Cannot Afford 9mobile  thewillnigeria

BEVERLY HILLS, January 16, (THEWILL) – These are definitely not the best of times for the flamboyant Nigerian billionaire, Michael Adeniyi Agbolade Ishola ...


Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Landing equipment stolen at Nigerian airport - Premium Times
Landing equipment stolen at Nigerian airport  Premium Times

An equipment meant to aid the take-off and landing of aircraft has been stolen at the Benin Airport, Edo State, South-South Nigeria, the state government said.


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Buhari, Benin Republic President Talon Meet Over Smuggling - Africa Independent Television
Buhari, Benin Republic President Talon Meet Over Smuggling  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 6 months ago / Nation. President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday hosted President Patrice Talon of the Republic of Benin at state ...


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 19:51:56 GMT
Boko Haram: Nigerian Army moves conference from Benin to Maiduguri - Premium Times
Boko Haram: Nigerian Army moves conference from Benin to Maiduguri  Premium Times

President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Edo on Tuesday may have been cancelled as the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Annual Conference, initially billed to hold ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
THE INSIDER: Why Globacom badly wants 9mobile — but may not get it - TheCable
THE INSIDER: Why Globacom badly wants 9mobile — but may not get it  TheCable

Globacom desperately wants to acquire 9mobile — but it would take a miracle for the nation's second largest mobile network to get its wish, those with inside ...


Sun, 31 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - PR Newswire
Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Benin government set to restructure state-owned telcos Development within Benin's telecom market continues to be...


Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's Glo eyes MTC stake - observer.com.na
Nigeria's Glo eyes MTC stake  observer.com.na

Nigerian mobile operator, Globacom Limited or GLO, is expected to be unveiled as a technical partner of Namibia's biggest operator MTC, reliable sourc...


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GLO takes Christmas goodies to charity homes across Nigeria - Vanguard
GLO takes Christmas goodies to charity homes across Nigeria  Vanguard

In commemoration of Christmas and end-of-the-year festivities, telecoms firm, Globacom, has reached out with goodies of various food items worth millions of ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria to open new consulate in Benin Republic – Envoy - Premium Times
Nigeria to open new consulate in Benin Republic – Envoy  Premium Times

Nigeria would soon establish a consulate in northern part of Benin Republic to provide diplomatic services to its citizens in the area, Nigeria's Ambassador in ...


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin to host first Glo mega shows - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE
Benin to host first Glo mega shows  NIGERIAN TRIBUNE

BENIN City, the capital of Edo State, is set for the much publicised mega shows being organised by the grandmasters of data, Globacom, the Glo Mega Music.


Thu, 30 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Arik aborts flight take-off from Benin Airport - Premium Times
Arik aborts flight take-off from Benin Airport  Premium Times

An Arik Air aircraft operating from Benin Airport to Lagos Airport on Tuesday aborted take-off when the Pilot-in-Command observed an abnormality during the ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why you've been experiencing poor internet service since last weekend - Techpoint Africa
Why you've been experiencing poor internet service since last weekend  Techpoint Africa

If you've been experiencing poor internet *service* of late, you are not alone. Many users have been sharing their unpleasant experiences on social media since ...


Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
NABTEB to hold National Youth Skills Exhibition, TVET Expo, Conference in Benin - Premium Times
NABTEB to hold National Youth Skills Exhibition, TVET Expo, Conference in Benin  Premium Times

The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) is organising a National Youth Skills Exhibition, TVET Expo and Conference as a ...


Tue, 14 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GLO Lines Up Top Stars For Mega Concerts - Ghafla!
GLO Lines Up Top Stars For Mega Concerts  Ghafla!

GLO Mobile is set to flag a major entertainment marathon project, 'Glo Mega Music & Lafftafest' shows. GLO has announced that the event will feature some of ...


Thu, 05 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gov. Obaseki to build world-class Museum to fast-track recovery of stolen Benin artefacts - Premium Times
Gov. Obaseki to build world-class Museum to fast-track recovery of stolen Benin artefacts  Premium Times

L-R: Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki; Prof. (Mrs.) Annie Coombes of the University of London; Prof. Nicholas Thomas of Cambridge University; and the ...


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The 10 richest people in Africa and where their billions come from - Pulse Nigeria
The 10 richest people in Africa and where their billions come from  Pulse Nigeria

Business Insider Sub-Saharan Africa looks at the 10 richest people on the continent, their trades, net worth, and philanthropy.


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Sagamu-Benin highway accident kills one - Premium Times
Sagamu-Benin highway accident kills one  Premium Times

An accident on the Sagamu-Benin Expressway in Ogun on Wednesday, involving two trucks, has left one person dead and two others critically injured.


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom unveils anonymous E-Top Up service in Benin Republic - IT News Africa
Globacom unveils anonymous E-Top Up service in Benin Republic  IT News Africa

Globacom subscribers situated in the Benin Republic are now able to recharge their airtime without the use of recharge cards. This is due to the company.


Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Benin accident victims not JOHESU members - Official - Premium Times
Benin accident victims not JOHESU members - Official  Premium Times

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) says none of its members was involved in an auto crash over the weekend in Benin City.


Tue, 22 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
‘Globacom’s award for telecom devt’ll spur more growth’ - Vanguard
‘Globacom’s award for telecom devt’ll spur more growth’  Vanguard

Association of Telecommu-nications Companies of Nigeria, ATCON, recently, unveiled 100 leading telecom and Information and Communications Technology ...


Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Irate Youths Protest Death Of Commercial Driver In Benin - Africa Independent Television
Irate Youths Protest Death Of Commercial Driver In Benin  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 11 months ago / Nation. There was pandemonium at the Igun axis of third east circular road in the Edo State capital, Benin City on Tuesday ...


Tue, 06 Feb 2018 19:13:27 GMT
Oba of Benin announces salaries for Libya returnees - Premium Times
Oba of Benin announces salaries for Libya returnees  Premium Times

The Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, has placed some returnees from Libya on three months salaries. A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Desmond ...


Thu, 29 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gulf Of Guinea Blue Economy | Gulf Of Guinea, Economy, Adenike Ukonga, Liberia, Cote Di Voire, Togo, Benin Republic, AIT, AIT Online, AIT News :: News :: Africa Independent Television - Africa Independent Television
Gulf Of Guinea Blue Economy | Gulf Of Guinea, Economy, Adenike Ukonga, Liberia, Cote Di Voire, Togo, Benin Republic, AIT, AIT Online, AIT News :: News :: Africa Independent Television  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 3 months ago /. The Gulf of Guinea commission is formulating a blue economy for member states to maximise their assets at sea and ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 21:16:48 GMT
One97 Communications to provide VAS services to West African telco Glo Benin - VC Circle
One97 Communications to provide VAS services to West African telco Glo Benin  VC Circle

Noida-headquartered mobile internet firm One97 Communications Ltd, which runs the digital goods and services marketplace besides mobile & DTH recharge ...


Tue, 09 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Globacom partners Vodafone on voice, data services - Vanguard
Globacom partners Vodafone on voice, data services  Vanguard

By Prince Osuagwu & Laju Iren. Second largest national Operator, Globacom has attracted one of the world's largest telecommunications companies and ...


Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Globacom Positions As Nigeria's Largest Telecoms Operator - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Globacom Positions As Nigeria's Largest Telecoms Operator  AllAfrica.com

Nigeria's $70 billion telecommunications industry is set to witness a major acquisition on or before December 31.


Wed, 27 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Three Benin nationals remanded in Lagos prison for alleged armed robbery - Premium Times
Three Benin nationals remanded in Lagos prison for alleged armed robbery  Premium Times

Three Benin nationals — Ahmed Ajagba, Paul Tovihoudji and Ramy Boton — who allegedly robbed two men of jeeps and other valuables worth N57.13 million ...


Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Achieving Last Mile Connectivity with Glo2 - THISDAY Newspapers
Achieving Last Mile Connectivity with Glo2  THISDAY Newspapers

Last week's announcement by Globacom to build a second optic fibre submarine cable from Lagos to the southern part of Nigeria, will address the current gap in ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Babalakin wins most outstanding aviation terminal operator award - The Eagle Online
Babalakin wins most outstanding aviation terminal operator award  The Eagle Online

Globacom in a letter to eBusiness on Wednesday acknowledged the need to encourage young girls to attain positions that would enable them to contribute their ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India grateful to Nigeria, Benin for help in recovering missing ship - Premium Times
India grateful to Nigeria, Benin for help in recovering missing ship  Premium Times

India has thanked the governments of Nigeria and Benin for their help and support in locating a ship that went missing off West Africa coast with 22 Indians on ...


Tue, 06 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UNIBEN Honours NFF President Pinnick, Others For Sports Excellence - Africa Independent Television
UNIBEN Honours NFF President Pinnick, Others For Sports Excellence  Africa Independent Television

The university of Benin on Tuesday, held a sports award ceremony in Benin city, Edo state, south south Nigeria to celebrate and honour students, staff and ...


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 12:59:06 GMT
Mobile court convicts 34 persons for traffic offences in Edo - Premium Times
Mobile court convicts 34 persons for traffic offences in Edo  Premium Times

The offences include overloading, violation of driver's licence, fire extinguisher, number plate and worn-out tyre.


Tue, 10 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Maths lecturer killed - Premium Times
Maths lecturer killed  Premium Times

The police in Edo have confirmed the killing of Omoruyi Igbagbon, former lecturer at the College of Education, Ekiadolor, near Benin, by unknown gunmen.


Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Buhari, Obaseki, others pay last tributes to Anenih - Premium Times
Buhari, Obaseki, others pay last tributes to Anenih  Premium Times

The president said that Mr Anenih lived a great life of *service*.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Globacom Nigeria just launched its 4GLTE service - TechCabal
Globacom Nigeria just launched its 4GLTE service  TechCabal

This just in – Globacom has announced the nationwide launch of its 4G LTE *service*. There've been rumours about the impending launch (including this report ...


Tue, 04 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Edo Police parade 58 suspected cultists, 14 others - Premium Times
Edo Police parade 58 suspected cultists, 14 others  Premium Times

The police commissioner asks the citizens to be vigilant at all times and to report any suspicious activity.


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
This is how Nigeria's major mobile networks fared in a 4G internet speed test - Pulse Nigeria
This is how Nigeria's major mobile networks fared in a 4G internet speed test  Pulse Nigeria

Airtel's recent 4G announcement meant all the Nigerian telcos now had a 4G LTE offering so we decided to test all of them and measure their data speeds to see ...


Wed, 03 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Power outages in Edo, Ondo, Ekiti, Delta states 'temporary' – BEDC - Premium Times
Power outages in Edo, Ondo, Ekiti, Delta states 'temporary' – BEDC  Premium Times

A week after protests by youth in Abuja over epileptic power supply, the Benin Electricity Distribution Company (BEDC) has assured its consumers in Edo, Ondo, ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Two killed in auto crash enroute Cotonou - Premium Times
Two killed in auto crash enroute Cotonou  Premium Times

A late night auto crash has claimed the lives of two persons and injured 21 others including a toddler. The victims were on their way to Cotonou, Benin Republic ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Glo unveils GameBox with over 400 premium games - Encomium
Glo unveils GameBox with over 400 premium games  Encomium

Digital Transformation Leader, Globacom, is ushering its teeming subscribers into a new level of entertainment with the introduction of a mobile game ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Obaseki Reiterates Commitment To Decongest, Reform Prisons In Edo - Africa Independent Television
Obaseki Reiterates Commitment To Decongest, Reform Prisons In Edo  Africa Independent Television

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has restated his administration's commitment to decongest and reform the prisons in the state. Edo State Governor ...


Sun, 28 Oct 2018 13:23:11 GMT
Govt. orders trespassers out of Benin Technical College land - Premium Times
Govt. orders trespassers out of Benin Technical College land  Premium Times

The Edo State Government has ordered owners of properties erected on the land of the Benin Science and Technical College, BSTC, to remove the properties, ...


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile data in Nigeria among Africa’s cheapest - Nairametrics
Mobile data in Nigeria among Africa’s cheapest  Nairametrics

A Report by Ecobank has cited the high cost of data across the continent as a stumbling block to digital innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile internet subscriptions in Nigeria hit a 100.9 million high - Techpoint Africa
Mobile internet subscriptions in Nigeria hit a 100.9 million high  Techpoint Africa

According to the Nigeria Communication Commission(NCC), as at February 2018, mobile internet subscription in Nigeria now stands at 100.9 million.


Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Three persons die in multiple accident along Benin-Ore road - Premium Times
Three persons die in multiple accident along Benin-Ore road  Premium Times

Three persons have died in a multiple accident along the Benin-Ore road, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The accident which occurred very close to ...


Sat, 13 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Glo's LTE coverage remains No. 1 in 36 states, covers over 200 institutions – Firm - The Eagle Online
Glo's LTE coverage remains No. 1 in 36 states, covers over 200 institutions – Firm  The Eagle Online

Globacom has reduced tariffs on international calls to over 200 countries for subscribers on its network by as much as 85 per cent. By The Eagle Online On Aug ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:03:45 GMT
Glo wraps up Accra mega show in blaze of glory - Encomium
Glo wraps up Accra mega show in blaze of glory  Encomium

Glo Mega Show in Accra, Ghana, was brought to a glorious end on Saturday with the participation of some of the best names in music and comedy on the ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
90 per cent of students in Benin Republic university are Nigerians – Official - Premium Times
90 per cent of students in Benin Republic university are Nigerians – Official  Premium Times

The President of the Houdegbe North American University in the Republic of Benin, Dada Houdegbe, on Saturday announced that about 90 per cent of its ...


Sun, 09 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria-Benin Republic Army To Collaborate On Security - Africa Independent Television
Nigeria-Benin Republic Army To Collaborate On Security  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 1 year ago / Nation Security. The Nigerian army has been commended for its leading role in restoring peace and security in the West ...


Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Benin deploys 150 troops to fight Boko Haram - Premium Times
Benin deploys 150 troops to fight Boko Haram  Premium Times

The Republic of Benin has deployed 150 soldiers to the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), to fight Boko Haram insurgents in the Lake Chad region, ...


Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Edo governor slashes market levy - Premium Times
Edo governor slashes market levy  Premium Times

The governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki, has announced a 40 per cent reduction on the monthly levy paid by traders in select markets in the state.


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Drug dealer stabs man for stealing his cocaine - YEN.COM.GH
Drug dealer stabs man for stealing his cocaine  YEN.COM.GH

Yen.com.gh News ? A 38-year-old drug dealer has accused a 24-year-old man of stealing his cocaine and stabbed him in the head with a broken bottle at the ...


Mon, 03 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Oba Of Benin's Historic Visit To Abuja | Oba Of Benin's Historic Visit To Abuja, Oba of Benin, Omoba-Nedo, Uku-Akpolokpolo, Ewuare, visit to Abuja, :: News :: Africa Independent Television - Africa Independent Television
Oba Of Benin's Historic Visit To Abuja | Oba Of Benin's Historic Visit To Abuja, Oba of Benin, Omoba-Nedo, Uku-Akpolokpolo, Ewuare, visit to Abuja, :: News :: Africa Independent Television  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 1 year ago / Nation. It was four days of carnival last week when the Oba of Benin, Omoba-Nedo, Uku-Akpolokpolo, Ewuare the second ...


Wed, 29 Nov 2017 14:41:29 GMT
Oba of Benin makes 'first' Abuja visit - Premium Times
Oba of Benin makes 'first' Abuja visit  Premium Times

The Oba of Benin, Omo N, 'Oba N'Edo Uku Akpolokpolor, on Wednesday made a historic visit to Abuja after his coronation in October 2016. The Oba who ...


Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Edo shuts 10 illegal burrow pits - Premium Times
Edo shuts 10 illegal burrow pits  Premium Times

The Edo State Government has begun enforcement of the order on illegal burrows, by shutting operations of not less than 10 burrow pits in Benin City, the state ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Glo 4G network coverage reaches over 60 locations - TeleGeography
Glo 4G network coverage reaches over 60 locations  TeleGeography

Nigeria. Nigeria's second largest mobile operator by subscribers, Globacom, has expanded its 4G LTE network footprint to an additional 20 locations, increasing ...


Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Sustainable Growth In Lake Chad Is Dependent On Quick Attainment Of Peace – Buhari - Africa Independent Television
Sustainable Growth In Lake Chad Is Dependent On Quick Attainment Of Peace – Buhari  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 1 month ago / Nation. President Muhammadu Buhari says sustainable growth and development of the Lake Chad region is dependent on ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 14:43:14 GMT
Army confirms soldier killed in Edo - Premium Times
Army confirms soldier killed in Edo  Premium Times

The Operation Delta Safe of the Nigerian Army has confirmed the killing of a soldier by yet to be identified persons at Ajakurama community, Ovia South West ...


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian grand wedding where cars were allegedly given as souvenirs - Premium Times
Nigerian grand wedding where cars were allegedly given as souvenirs  Premium Times

Tagged Ehiken2017, a wedding, which held on Saturday, rocked Benin City, the Edo State capital. The extravagant nuptial appears to be taking the shine off ...


Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Buhari to inaugurate Edo Dry Port in December - Premium Times
Buhari to inaugurate Edo Dry Port in December  Premium Times

The facility will play host to four federal government agencies for on the spot final assessment in September.


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Benin Republic Relaxes Ban On Muslim Street Prayers - Africa Independent Television
Benin Republic Relaxes Ban On Muslim Street Prayers  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. 1 year ago / Religion. Authorities in Benin have backed down from plans to ban Muslims from praying in the street, after reaching a compromise ...


Wed, 08 Feb 2017 15:57:21 GMT
Nigerian 'notorious trafficker' who takes girls from Benin to Europe nabbed - Premium Times
Nigerian 'notorious trafficker' who takes girls from Benin to Europe nabbed  Premium Times

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, said it has arrested a 45-year-old woman, Rhoda Omorogie, alias Mama Bobo, for her ...


Wed, 21 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Niger, Benin, Mali, Cameroun more prosperous than Nigeria – Global Report - Premium Times
Niger, Benin, Mali, Cameroun more prosperous than Nigeria – Global Report  Premium Times

Despite its latest status as Africa's biggest economy, and its government's claim of improved standard of living, Nigeria was not only one of the world's least ...


Fri, 19 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Groups protest renewal of power distribution firm's licence - Premium Times
Groups protest renewal of power distribution firm's licence  Premium Times

Groups of youth on Thursday stormed the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing in Maitama, Abuja to protest against the renewal of the Benin Electricity ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Glo, Vodafone partner to improve service quality, deepen reach - Biztech Africa
Glo, Vodafone partner to improve service quality, deepen reach  Biztech Africa

Globacom has concluded its partnership agreement with Vodafone, ushering in a new phase of innovation-leadership and unrivalled quality of *service*.


Mon, 07 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
NCDC confirms yellow fever outbreak in Edo - Premium Times
NCDC confirms yellow fever outbreak in Edo  Premium Times

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed the outbreak of Yellow Fever in Edo State. The health agency in charge of disease control in Nigeria in a ...


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria beat Benin Republic to CHAN ticket - Premium Times
Nigeria beat Benin Republic to CHAN ticket  Premium Times

Pic.21. Goal mouth melee during Super Eagles' qualifying match with the Squirrels of Benin Republic in Kano on Saturday (19/8/17). Eagles won 2-0 to qualify ...


Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
NUC releases names of 58 illegal universities in Nigeria (FULL LIST) - Premium Times
NUC releases names of 58 illegal universities in Nigeria (FULL LIST)  Premium Times

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has released the list of 58 illegal universities in Nigeria. The commission said the universities are yet to be ...


Thu, 24 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom to Withdraw from Ghana | General News 2010-05-25 - Ghana News
Globacom to Withdraw from Ghana | General News 2010-05-25  Ghana News

Major telecommunications operator, Glo Mobile is said to be considering withdrawing its services from Ghana. According to Ghana news agency report, the ...


Tue, 25 May 2010 07:00:00 GMT
Here are all the locations where 4G Internet coverage is available in Nigeria - Pulse Nigeria
Here are all the locations where 4G Internet coverage is available in Nigeria  Pulse Nigeria

If you don't know what 4G is, it is the next level of Internet access after 3G. That means Internet access on 4G setups are decidedly faster than 3G, Edge, ...


Tue, 16 Aug 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Minister blames rice smuggling on ECOWAS' free trade protocol - Premium Times
Minister blames rice smuggling on ECOWAS' free trade protocol  Premium Times

The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Heineken Lokpobiri, has blamed rice smuggling in Nigeria on the Economic Community of West ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Oba Of Benin Seeks EU Support On Cultural Renaissance - Africa Independent Television
Oba Of Benin Seeks EU Support On Cultural Renaissance  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. 1 year ago / Nation. The Palace of the Oba of Benin said it will partner with the European Union to promote cultural renaissance and tourism in Edo ...


Tue, 13 Jun 2017 02:48:06 GMT
I never said Benin owned Lagos – Oba Akiolu - Premium Times
I never said Benin owned Lagos – Oba Akiolu  Premium Times

The Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, on Monday said he never said that the Benin people owned Lagos. The monarch spoke in Victoria Island, Lagos, at the launch ...


Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
UNIBEN Students Protest Over Colleague's Death | University of Benin, Benin city, Edo State, UNIBEN, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH, Casimir Omuemi :: News :: Africa Independent Television - Africa Independent Television
UNIBEN Students Protest Over Colleague's Death | University of Benin, Benin city, Edo State, UNIBEN, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, UBTH, Casimir Omuemi :: News :: Africa Independent Television  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. 1 year ago / Nation. Some students of the University of Benin in Benin city, the Edo State capital staged a protest on Thursday to call for the proper ...


Fri, 12 May 2017 06:54:27 GMT
Nigeria, Benin Republic begin talk on settlement of border dispute - Premium Times
Nigeria, Benin Republic begin talk on settlement of border dispute  Premium Times

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi on Thursday began a 3-day official visit to Benin Republic, to dialogue with the country's authority on amicable settlement of ...


Thu, 13 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Our role in attack on senator who called for Buhari's impeachment – Nigeria Police - Premium Times
Our role in attack on senator who called for Buhari's impeachment – Nigeria Police  Premium Times

Babatunde Kokumo, the commissioner of police in Edo State, told PREMIUM TIMES on Sunday that the confrontation that broke out during the arrival of Matthew ...


Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Flood ravages INEC office in Benin; documents, card readers other equipment affected - Premium Times
Flood ravages INEC office in Benin; documents, card readers other equipment affected  Premium Times

A massive flooding that hit Edo State on Saturday sacked thousands from their homes and caused millions of naira in damages to properties, PREMIUM TIMES ...


Sun, 08 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Six killed as police foil robbery attack in Edo - Premium Times
Six killed as police foil robbery attack in Edo  Premium Times

The police in Edo State have killed three suspects in a foiled armed robbery attack on a bank in Igarra, in Akoko Edo Local Government Area, an official has said ...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Buhari to hand over ECOWAS border posts in Badagry, Tuesday - Premium Times
Buhari to hand over ECOWAS border posts in Badagry, Tuesday  Premium Times

President Muhammadu Buhari and his Republic of Benin counterpart, Patrice Talon, will on Tuesday perform the official hand-over of the new Economic ...


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Glo has not acquired 9Mobile - Vanguard
Glo has not acquired 9Mobile  Vanguard

By Lekan Bilesanmi. Globacom denied media reports which insinuated that it was the preferred bidder to acquire telecommunications company, 9Mobile.


Sun, 14 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Glo routes 4G LTE across 33 towns - Vanguard
Glo routes 4G LTE across 33 towns  Vanguard

By Prince Osuagwu. Few weeks after the launch of its 4G LTE network, Globacom said it has extended the next generation network to a total of 33 towns across ...


Sun, 30 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
PHOTO STORY: Fashola in Cotonou for Forum on Electricity Market Development - Premium Times
PHOTO STORY: Fashola in Cotonou for Forum on Electricity Market Development  Premium Times

Hon. Minister of Power, Works & Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, SAN (left), Minister of Mines, Energy and Water of Benin, Mr Jean – Claude Houssou (left) and ...


Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
NUC urged to monitor universities in neighbouring countries - Premium Times
NUC urged to monitor universities in neighbouring countries  Premium Times

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has been urged to closely monitor universities in neighbouring countries that offer various degree programmes ...


Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Seven passengers die in Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident - Premium Times
Seven passengers die in Lagos-Ibadan expressway accident  Premium Times

The total number of people involved in the accident were 14.


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Manchester United extend sponsorship deal with Globacom - Squawka Football News
Manchester United extend sponsorship deal with Globacom  Squawka Football News

Three-time European champions Manchester United have agreed to extend their regional sponsorship agreement with Globacom, an African telecoms company ...


Tue, 24 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT

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