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Airtel Congo finalises acquisition of Warid Congo - TeleGeography
Airtel Congo finalises acquisition of Warid Congo  TeleGeography

Congo, Rep. Having struck a deal to acquire rival Warid Congo last year, fellow mobile network operator Airtel Congo is said to have completed the deal, ...


Wed, 04 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations - Livemint
Bharti Airtel to acquire Warid’s Congo operations  Livemint

New Delhi: In a bid to strengthen its footprint in the African market, Bharti Airtel Ltd on Tuesday said it has entered into a definitive agreement with the Warid ...


Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
New mobile money product for Congo, as competition heats up across Africa - How we made it in Africa
New mobile money product for Congo, as competition heats up across Africa  How we made it in Africa

Patrick Ngabonziza, CEO of mobile payments company MobiCash, has contact numbers in eight African countries listed on his email signature – evidence of the ...


Tue, 21 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Lukoil to start production at Iraq's newest massive discovery in 2021 - S&P Global Platts
Lukoil to start production at Iraq's newest massive discovery in 2021  S&P Global Platts

Lukoil's massive new discovery in southern Iraq part of the Russian firm's sizable growth plans in the Middle Eastern country will start production in 2021, the ...


Wed, 10 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Trump's Syria withdrawal flies in the face of statements from top military and national security leaders - Military Times
Trump's Syria withdrawal flies in the face of statements from top military and national security leaders  Military Times

President Donald Trump's reported call for a rapid withdrawal of U.S. forces from Syria comes in stark contrast to statements by his own national security adviser, ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment - Business Standard
Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment  Business Standard

Read more about Airtel Africa appoints board following $1.25 bn investment on Business Standard. Telecom major Bharti Airtel's subsidiary Airtel Africa on ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India Tops the List of ’10 Most Dangerous Countries for Women’, Pakistan Ranks Sixth - PhoneWorld Magazine
India Tops the List of ’10 Most Dangerous Countries for Women’, Pakistan Ranks Sixth  PhoneWorld Magazine

Indian topped the list and got the title of "Most dangerous country for women due to the high risk of sexual violence and being forced into slave labour.


Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UAE to deposit $3 billion in Pakistan's central bank - Al-Arabiya
UAE to deposit $3 billion in Pakistan's central bank  Al-Arabiya

The United Arab Emirates plans to deposit $3 billion in Pakistan's central bank “in the next few days”, the UAE state news agency WAM reported on Friday.


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit - New Vision
Orange Hires Adviser For Uganda Exit  New Vision

French operator Orange has mandated Lazard to find a buyer for its mobile telecoms business in Uganda, hot on the heels of the sale of Warid Telecom's local ...


Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Indian business : management : M&A/restructuring : index - domain-B
Indian business : management : M&A/restructuring : index  domain-B

NCLT clears Airtel's acquisition of Tata Tele; 22 January 2019. Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya: report; 16 January 2019. MNG makes $1.4 bn hostile ...


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 02:49:26 GMT
Huawei Opens Regional State-of-the-Art Training Center in DRC - PC Tech Magazine
Huawei Opens Regional State-of-the-Art Training Center in DRC  PC Tech Magazine

The Governor of Kinshasa city Mr. Andre' KIMBUTA said “This wonderful project that has gathered us here today, and attended by the highest authority of our ...


Mon, 28 May 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Sells Its Stake In Uganda To Africell - New Vision
Orange Sells Its Stake In Uganda To Africell  New Vision

Orange in March mandated Lazard to find a buyer for its mobile telecoms business in Uganda, hot on the heels of the sale of Warid Telecom's local unit to Bharti ...


Mon, 19 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Crane Bank: What is all this noise? - Daily Monitor
Crane Bank: What is all this noise?  Daily Monitor

So much has been said about the resolution of Crane Bank. However, beyond the sale is the question many have never asked. Who were the winners or losers ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Indian business : industry : industry : Telecom : index - domain-B
Indian business : industry : industry : Telecom : index  domain-B

NCLT clears Airtel's acquisition of Tata Tele; 22 January 2019. Bharti Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya: report; 16 January 2019. RCom, Reliance Jio extend ...


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:19:32 GMT
Bharti Airtel to acquire Tigo, to become second-largest telco in Rwanda - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel to acquire Tigo, to become second-largest telco in Rwanda  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel agreed to buy Millicom International Cellular's operations in Rwanda in a deal that will make the combined entity the second largest in ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Ruias not to sell stake in Vodafone yet - Livemint
Ruias not to sell stake in Vodafone yet  Livemint

Mumbai: Essar Group will bide its time in exercising the so-called put option that will kick in on 8 May, giving the Indian conglomerate the right to sell its 33% ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:07:10 GMT
With sale to Africell, Orange starts to pull back from East Africa - PCWorld
With sale to Africell, Orange starts to pull back from East Africa  PCWorld

French Telecom operator Orange has finally sold its operation in Uganda to Africell as a first step to exiting the East African telecom market altogether.


Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom keen on acquisitions, but where? - BusinessTech
Vodacom keen on acquisitions, but where?  BusinessTech

Mobile operator Vodacom says it is keen to expand its foot print in three new countries by the end of 2014, but analysts are asking the question, where?


Wed, 22 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel net profit surges 89%, meets estimates - Livemint
Bharti Airtel net profit surges 89%, meets estimates  Livemint

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel Ltd's fourth-quarter profit surged 89%, the company's second straight gain in quarterly profit after almost four years of declining growth, ...


Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:00:00 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
African Venture: Promises and Pitfalls of Bharti's Deal with Zain - Knowledge@Wharton (subscription)
African Venture: Promises and Pitfalls of Bharti's Deal with Zain  Knowledge@Wharton (subscription)

For several months, the principal shareholders of the Zain Group of Kuwait, one of the region's largest telecom *service* providers, have been looking for a buyer ...


Thu, 25 Feb 2010 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
Gilat Telecom Uganda provides internet services for 60 business customers - Biztech Africa
Gilat Telecom Uganda provides internet services for 60 business customers  Biztech Africa

Gilat Satcom has established an ISP in Uganda which is already providing fast, reliable and highly secure broadband services to more than 60 business clients, ...


Mon, 25 Jul 2016 07:00:00 GMT
What will Uganda be like in 2011? - Daily Monitor
What will Uganda be like in 2011?  Daily Monitor

Forecasting future events and trends is not difficult if one knows the basics. Human nature, with all its unchanging traits, is the constant in human affairs. Timothy ...


Sun, 02 Jan 2011 08:00:00 GMT
A peak into Uganda’s nascent PR industry - Daily Monitor
A peak into Uganda’s nascent PR industry  Daily Monitor

In April 2011 ZK Advertising, one of Uganda's biggest (then) PR and advertising firms summarily closed after it lost one of its key accounts (Zain). ZK had ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Development: What is Africa’s problem? - Daily Monitor
Development: What is Africa’s problem?  Daily Monitor

As the minds of more and more Ugandans focus on the meaning of this year as Uganda's 50th Independence anniversary, we are groping about for answers to ...


Sun, 04 Mar 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Threeways Shipping Services [Group] Ltd - Business Excellence Magazine
Threeways Shipping Services [Group] Ltd  Business Excellence Magazine

Business Excellence - Bringing you *content* on truly excellent companies from the USA, Canada, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe.


Wed, 18 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT

Chad Republic blocks social media for 300 days sparking campaign - Quartz
Chad Republic blocks social media for 300 days sparking campaign  Quartz

For almost a year now, people across Chad Republic in have not been able to access social media networks. The social media block began on Mar.


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 15:05:00 GMT
Six global investors, including Softbank group and SingTel, to invest $1.25 bn in Airtel Africa - Economic Times
Six global investors, including Softbank group and SingTel, to invest $1.25 bn in Airtel Africa  Economic Times

Bharti Airtel's Africa unit is raising $1.25 billion (over Rs 9,200 crore) by issuing *fresh* shares to six global investors including Warburg Pincus, Temasek, Singtel ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to 6 investors - Economic Times
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to 6 investors  Economic Times

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of telecom major Bharti Airtel, Friday announced the appointment of its new board of directors, close on the heels of the USD 1.25 ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ALB Investors pump USD 1.25 billion into Airtel Africa - Articles - African Law & Business (ALB)
ALB Investors pump USD 1.25 billion into Airtel Africa - Articles  African Law & Business (ALB)

Indian-owned African telecoms company Airtel Africa is to reduce its debt and expand its African operations ahead of a proposed IPO.


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger to shut down Airtel [The Morning Call] - africanews
Niger to shut down Airtel [The Morning Call]  africanews

Another telecommunication firm is set for closure in Niger.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion - Gadgets Now
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion  Gadgets Now

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel is in talks with Warburg Pincus to raise as much as $1.5 billion by divesting up to 15% in its holding company for African operations, ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The DR Congo is using a decades-old law to shut down the internet - Quartz
The DR Congo is using a decades-old law to shut down the internet  Quartz

The Democratic Republic of Congo has in recent years emerged as one of the most important nations to watch for digital rights violations in Africa. As the ...


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel may sell 25% in Africa unit to raise up to $1.5 billion - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel may sell 25% in Africa unit to raise up to $1.5 billion  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel plans to raise as much as $1.5 billion by diluting about a fourth of its stake when it lists the holding company for Africa operations, ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit - Times of India
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit  Times of India

India Business News: New Delhi, Nov 06 () Telecom firm Bharti Airtel has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa names new board after $1.25 bn investment - Telecom Lead
Airtel Africa names new board after $1.25 bn investment  Telecom Lead

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, announced its new Board of Directors – ahead of the initial public offering (IPO). Airtel Africa revenue 2018 Airtel Africa ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Says Airtel Africa IPO Won’t Change Shareholding Of Tanzania Unit - BloombergQuint
Bharti Says Airtel Africa IPO Won’t Change Shareholding Of Tanzania Unit  BloombergQuint

Bharti Airtel Ltd. has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of Airtel Africa Ltd., saying the planned initial public ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
After the election: the Congo government, the Internet cuts off - The News Article Insiders
After the election: the Congo government, the Internet cuts off  The News Article Insiders

The Democratic Republic of the Congo is looking for a successor for the duration of President Joseph Kabila. Been around for voting on the Sunday, it always ...


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio adds 13 mn subs; Airtel, Voda Idea base shrinks in September - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio adds 13 mn subs; Airtel, Voda Idea base shrinks in September  ETTelecom.com

Reliance Jio has added 13.1 million mobile subscribers in September where other telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea lost 2.3 million, 2.6 ..


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Holding co for Bharti Airtel’s Africa operations eyes IPO to unlock value - Economic Times
Holding co for Bharti Airtel’s Africa operations eyes IPO to unlock value  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel's Netherlands-based international holding company for its Africa operations is exploring an initial public offer (IPO) in a move aimed at ...


Wed, 14 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Liberty LatAm's bid for regional dominance - TelecomTV
Liberty LatAm's bid for regional dominance  TelecomTV

Liberty Latin America offers for all of MillicomDeal would create new regional powerhouseLiberty has other opportunities for regional M&A, but not many.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:18:48 GMT
India’s Airtel continues Africa push with deal in Congo - Financial Times
India’s Airtel continues Africa push with deal in Congo  Financial Times

Airtel, India's largest mobile operator by sales, is continuing its expansion into Africa. On Tuesday, it announced plans to acquire Warid Congo, making Airtel the ...


Tue, 05 Nov 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel plans to divest 950 towers in Congo to cut debt - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel plans to divest 950 towers in Congo to cut debt  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel, the third-largest telco in the world, plans to divest about 950 towers in the Democratic Republic of Congo to Helios Towers Africa as it ...


Fri, 06 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel preparing for a bigger enterprise play; to set up 10 new data centers - ETTelecom.com
Airtel preparing for a bigger enterprise play; to set up 10 new data centers  ETTelecom.com

Airtel's wholly-owned data centre unit, Nxtra Data Ltd, is planning to set up 10 new data centres.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel rolls out PassTheTorch campaign - ETTelecom.com
Airtel rolls out PassTheTorch campaign  ETTelecom.com

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel, India's leading telecommunications *service* provider, today launched an innovative digital campaign #PassTheTorch to mark the 11th ...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel planning to raise up to $1.5 billion by selling 25% in Africa unit - Gadgets Now
Bharti Airtel planning to raise up to $1.5 billion by selling 25% in Africa unit  Gadgets Now

Bharti Airtel plans to raise as much as $1.5 billion by diluting about a fourth of its stake when it lists the holding company for Africa operations, Bharti Airtel ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel sells Shs4.7 trillion stake to pay debts - Daily Monitor
Airtel sells Shs4.7 trillion stake to pay debts  Daily Monitor

The money, which was raised through a primary equity issuance, will reduce the telecom's existing debt as well as grow Airtel Africa's operations.


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Kenyan unit abandons plan to merge with Telkom: sources - EWN
Airtel's Kenyan unit abandons plan to merge with Telkom: sources  EWN

Sources said in April that Airtel and Telkom Kenya were planning to merge to create a stronger challenger to Safaricom.


Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel raises $1.25b from investors - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel raises $1.25b from investors  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Africa Limited, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel Ltd, said yesterday that it had raised $1.25 billion from six global investors.


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel plans aggressive network rollout in AP, Telengana - ETTelecom.com
Airtel plans aggressive network rollout in AP, Telengana  ETTelecom.com

The FY 2017-18 saw Airtel deploy 10000 new sites and already establish a broadband footprint of over 85% population in the two states; with 331 of the..


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Vodafone India, Reliance Jio offer special plans for flood-hit Kerala - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular, Vodafone India, Reliance Jio offer special plans for flood-hit Kerala  ETTelecom.com

Telecom companies are lending a helping hand to Kerala's flood victims by rolling out talk time credit , special data packages and extensions to bil..


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel could be leaving Ghana but Bharti Airtel denies leaving Africa - Quartz
Airtel could be leaving Ghana but Bharti Airtel denies leaving Africa  Quartz

Indian telecoms giant Bharti Airtel plans to rationalize subsidiary Airtel's African operations, according to chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. Those comments ...


Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio to cause more distress to Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India & Idea Cellular: Analysts - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio to cause more distress to Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India & Idea Cellular: Analysts  ETTelecom.com

Kolkata: Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular will endure more financial pain through FY19 with Reliance Jio Infocomm unlikely to slacken its pricing ...


Tue, 01 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
IPL ad: Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio in slugfest over Supreme Court order - ETTelecom.com
IPL ad: Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio in slugfest over Supreme Court order  ETTelecom.com

Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio Infocomm on Friday engaged in a *fresh* slugfest over a Supreme Court verdict relating to the telecom market leader's Indian ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Restive DRC's big challenge - fulfilling economic potential - News24
Restive DRC's big challenge - fulfilling economic potential  News24

"A Land of Many Potentials" is how Democratic Republic of Congo's investment promotion agency touts the mineral-rich nation of 80 million people, just weeks ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congo-Kinshasa: Airtel Money Now Largest Financial Service Provider in DRC - Capital FM
Congo-Kinshasa: Airtel Money Now Largest Financial Service Provider in DRC  Capital FM

Bharti Airtel, the leading global telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Africa and Asia, announced at a media briefing held ...


Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Congo finalises acquisition of Warid Congo - TeleGeography
Airtel Congo finalises acquisition of Warid Congo  TeleGeography

Congo, Rep. Having struck a deal to acquire rival Warid Congo last year, fellow mobile network operator Airtel Congo is said to have completed the deal, ...


Wed, 04 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Star India spar with Airtel Digital TV, Dish over fees ahead of IPL 2018 - ETTelecom.com
Star India spar with Airtel Digital TV, Dish over fees ahead of IPL 2018  ETTelecom.com

Star India, which has a bouquet of nearly 50 channels, in a campaign has asked Airtel Digital TV subscribers to switch to new DTH/operators in order t..


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel shows profit in Africa, as data consumption grows, currency fluctuation stabalises - Economic Times
Airtel shows profit in Africa, as data consumption grows, currency fluctuation stabalises  Economic Times

Bharti Airtel reported a profit of $6 million from African operations for the fourth quarter from a loss of $57 million a year ago, on the back of growth in the data ...


Tue, 09 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel appoints new boss in the DRC - Capital FM Kenya
Airtel appoints new boss in the DRC  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 14 - Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, has Kenya ...


Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel mobile money service now crosses into DRC, Zambia, Rwanda - Biztech Africa
Airtel mobile money service now crosses into DRC, Zambia, Rwanda  Biztech Africa

Bharti Airtel has launched a cross-border money-transfer *service* for Airtel Money customers between the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Zambia and ...


Mon, 16 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Eddy Kenzo concert gets Airtel Uganda boost - Music In Africa
Eddy Kenzo concert gets Airtel Uganda boost  Music In Africa

Airtel Uganda is the official sponsor of Eddy Kenzo's 10 years in music concert slated for Kampala Serena Hotel on 4 January.


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Trai issues notice to Airtel for violating transparency order - ETTelecom.com
Trai issues notice to Airtel for violating transparency order  ETTelecom.com

A person aware of the matter said that the No 1 carrier by subscribers has been given till March 25, to respond to the notice that was sent Thursday b..


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel’s Profit Falls by 78% - Investors King Ltd
Airtel’s Profit Falls by 78%  Investors King Ltd

India's largest private telecom firm, Bharti Airtel, yesterday reported its lowest quarterly net profit in about 15 years, as competition with free voice calls and ...


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo | Central - The Africa Report
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo | Central  The Africa Report

The crowded telecoms sector is to get some *fresh* blood with the announcement in September that Mauritius-based Smile Telecoms is to enter the market in ...


Wed, 04 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo - Uganda Business News
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo  Uganda Business News

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation, the US government development finance institution, is lending $100m to telecom company Africell Holdings ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 23:27:58 GMT
Congo suspends Internet, SMS services - ZDNet
Congo suspends Internet, SMS services  ZDNet

The Democratic Republic of Congo's government ordered ISPs and telecom firms to suspend internet access and SMS services in a bid to quell planned ...


Tue, 02 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
'Possible terrorist threat' closes US embassy in DR Congo for fourth day - Independent
'Possible terrorist threat' closes US embassy in DR Congo for fourth day  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The US embassy in Kinshasa will on Thursday be closed to the public for a fourth day following “credible and precise information” ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming in December 2018 (Delhi-NCR) - Beebom
Best Postpaid Plans for International Roaming in December 2018 (Delhi-NCR)  Beebom

Here are the best postpaid plans for international roaming in Delhi NCR from Airtel, Vodafone and Jio that bring free incoming, outgoing in December 2018.


Wed, 11 Jul 2018 05:34:30 GMT
Meet Lucy Quist: The most powerful woman in Ghanaian football - Myjoyonline.com
Meet Lucy Quist: The most powerful woman in Ghanaian football  Myjoyonline.com

Arguably the most powerful woman in Ghana football today is former Airtel Ghana CEO, Lucy Quist who has been appointed the Vice President of the ...


Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5G, IoT networks, LTE and VoLTE update from GSA - Telecom Lead
5G, IoT networks, LTE and VoLTE update from GSA  Telecom Lead

GSA has revealed the status of telecom operators' investment in 5G, IoT networks, LTE and VoLTE launches till July 2018. 5G launch update August 2018.


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's international roaming plans are amazing: Here's what you need to know - Android Central
Airtel's international roaming plans are amazing: Here's what you need to know  Android Central

Indian carriers have generally shied away from offering affordable international roaming plans for customers traveling abroad, but that's changing with Airtel's ...


Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Money now largest financial service provider in DRC - Biztech Africa
Airtel Money now largest financial service provider in DRC  Biztech Africa

Airtel Money has hit the 1 million revenue-earning customers landmark in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).


Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel denies exit rumours in Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda - africanews
Airtel denies exit rumours in Kenya, Tanzania and Rwanda  africanews

Telecoms operator Airtel has dismissed claims that it is planning to exit the African markets of Kenya, Rwanda and Tanzania, even as it affirmed that it is open to ...


Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Congolese regulator warns mobile users against a 'missed call scam' - africanews
Congolese regulator warns mobile users against a 'missed call scam'  africanews

The Electronic Communications and Postal Regulatory Agency (ARPCE) in the Republic of Congo has recorded an upsurge in fraud involving missed calls in ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Best Prepaid Plans for International Roaming in December 2018 (Mumbai) - Beebom
Best Prepaid Plans for International Roaming in December 2018 (Mumbai)  Beebom

Telecom *service* providers in India offer a ton of international roaming recharge plans for their prepaid customers. Due to the sheer number of plans offers, ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 10:34:04 GMT
Democratic Republic of Congo Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Democratic Republic of Congo Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Statistics and Analyses 2018 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Democratic Republic of Congo - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ssonko leads Airtel-Fufa Best ref award race - Daily Monitor
Ssonko leads Airtel-Fufa Best ref award race  Daily Monitor

His recent gradual rise however puts him in good position to stun last year's winner Nsubuga and Ssali for the best referee gong.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
After Indian Trooper Wounded In Congo, India Warns UN On Peacekeeping "Tragedy" - NDTV News
After Indian Trooper Wounded In Congo, India Warns UN On Peacekeeping "Tragedy"  NDTV News

In the aftermath of an Indian peacekeeper being wounded in the Democratic Republic of Congo, India has warned that forcing troops in UN operations to ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers Samsung Galaxy S9 range starting Rs 9900 - ETTelecom.com
Airtel offers Samsung Galaxy S9 range starting Rs 9900  ETTelecom.com

Airtel on Friday introduced Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus range on its Online Store.


Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Helios ditches London IPO plans, Congo turmoil weighs - Reuters UK
Africa's Helios ditches London IPO plans, Congo turmoil weighs  Reuters UK

African mobile phone mast firm Helios Towers on Thursday pulled its plans to list in London, with one banker saying the expected IPO price was too low for ...


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio Introduces International Calling Plans Starting At 50 Paise Per Minute. Details Here - NDTV News
Reliance Jio Introduces International Calling Plans Starting At 50 Paise Per Minute. Details Here  NDTV News

Reliance Jio has revamped its postpaid offerings and introduced international calling to select countries at 50 paise per minute. Reliance Jio, which has ...


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel’s blended ARPU to improve in FY19; pressure to ease: Fitch - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel’s blended ARPU to improve in FY19; pressure to ease: Fitch  ETTelecom.com

The slide in Airtel's ARPU was also driven by the regulator's decision to reduce voice mobile termination rate by 57%, and was despite a 37% increas..


Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Facebook Pushes Into Africa - The Wall Street Journal
Facebook Pushes Into Africa  The Wall Street Journal

Facebook is working to get more Africans onto a faster internet, but critics say the company's efforts threaten to funnel traffic to its own platform and away from ...


Mon, 08 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Suspected rebel attack in DR Congo kills five - The East African
Suspected rebel attack in DR Congo kills five  The East African

At least five people, including four civilians, were killed in an attack by suspected Ugandan rebels in DR Congo, an AFP correspondent and witnesses said on ...


Sun, 23 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Parts of troubled Libya get 4G telecoms service - ETTelecom.com
Parts of troubled Libya get 4G telecoms service  ETTelecom.com

Libya's state-owned mobile phone operator al-Madar launched the first 4G services in the North African country, a rare investment in a country hit by..


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Influential church on election stump in DR Congo - Independent
Influential church on election stump in DR Congo  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The influential Catholic Church joined the electoral fray Sunday as the Democratic Republic of Congo gears up for next month's ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute - ETTelecom.com
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute  ETTelecom.com

French telecoms group Orange said on Friday that Niger's government had ordered it to shut all its offices in the country because of a tax dispute, c..


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel, HMD Global partner to offer Nokia 4G phones at Rs 4,999-7,499 price range - ETTelecom.com
Airtel, HMD Global partner to offer Nokia 4G phones at Rs 4,999-7,499 price range  ETTelecom.com

The market leader has already partnered with Karbonn Mobile, Celkon, Intex and Samsung to take on Jio's low-cost 4G VoLTE feature phone.


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel revamps Africa operations - Livemint
Bharti Airtel revamps Africa operations  Livemint

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel Ltd, the world's third largest communications services provider, has restructured its Africa operations for the second time since the Indian ...


Tue, 16 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel unveils new TV commercials:'Meet the in-laws' - National Accord
Airtel unveils new TV commercials:'Meet the in-laws'  National Accord

Leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, has unveiled a new Television Commercial (TVC), 'Meet the in-Laws', which demonstrates the power of mobile ...


Sat, 26 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fire breaks out in DR Congo election commission building - Independent
Fire breaks out in DR Congo election commission building  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | A fire broke out in an electoral commission building in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo in early hours of Thursday, ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
1000 deaths feared in DR Congo Ebola - Independent
1000 deaths feared in DR Congo Ebola  Independent

Uganda, surrounding countries face increasing risk as Trump blocks American experts. Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | One of the largest Ebola outbreaks in ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Austria prepares for second round of 5G auctions - ETTelecom.com
Austria prepares for second round of 5G auctions  ETTelecom.com

Austria's telecoms regulator, RTR, invited interested parties to discuss the conditions and targets of its second auction of 5G licences on Thursday, ..


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
DRC’s Katumbi won’t quit trying to get home for poll deadline - The East African
DRC’s Katumbi won’t quit trying to get home for poll deadline  The East African

Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Moise Katumbi, repeatedly blocked from returning home to contest presidential polls, will try every avenue to ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
82 killed in ethnic violence in western DR Congo: NGO - Independent
82 killed in ethnic violence in western DR Congo: NGO  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | At least 80 people have been killed in ethnic violence since Sunday in the Democratic Republic of Congo's west, according to ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel may turn around Africa operations in FY18 on cost optimisation - Economic Times
Airtel may turn around Africa operations in FY18 on cost optimisation  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel could turn around its loss-making Africa operations in FY18 if it is able to sustain the strong customer base growth and accelerated data ...


Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel’s towers sale deal in Chad and Tanzania terminated - Livemint
Airtel’s towers sale deal in Chad and Tanzania terminated  Livemint

New Delhi: The deal for the sale of Bharti Airtel's towers in Chad and Tanzania to Helios Towers Africa has been terminated. The termination, however, does not ...


Wed, 17 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
DoT asks telcos to offer Aadhaar number, virtual ids for new SIMS from July 1 - ETTelecom.com
DoT asks telcos to offer Aadhaar number, virtual ids for new SIMS from July 1  ETTelecom.com

The virtual ID is a 16 digit number which will be “temporary and revocable at any time,” and will be mapped with the Aadhaar number but the ID wil..


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom to launch first 4G operator in DRC - IT News Africa
Vodacom to launch first 4G operator in DRC  IT News Africa

The *service* will initially be accessible to customers in Kinshasa before expanding to other cities in the near future. Mobile network provider, Vodacom has ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Anti-Kabila rapper abducted in DR Congo: father - Independent
Anti-Kabila rapper abducted in DR Congo: father  Independent

Bukavu, DR Congo | AFP | A rapper critical of outgoing President Joseph Kabila was abducted in the Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Bukavu ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel increases stake in Airtel Nigeria to 83.25% - MediaNama.com
Bharti Airtel increases stake in Airtel Nigeria to 83.25%  MediaNama.com

Bharti Airtel International has acquired Econet Wireless Limited's 4.2% stake in Airtel Nigeria, taking Airtel's overall holding in Airtel Nigeria to 83.25%.


Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo votes in end-of-an-era poll - Independent
DR Congo votes in end-of-an-era poll  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | Democratic Republic of Congo goes to the polls this week in elections which could see the country emerge from 17 years of ...


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio added 11.8 mn subscribers in July, highest since Feb 2017 - ETTelecom.com
Reliance Jio added 11.8 mn subscribers in July, highest since Feb 2017  ETTelecom.com

Reliance Jio, the Mukesh Ambani-led 4G telecom operators added 11.8 million subscribers in July this year.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
TRAI asks access providers to file tariffs online only from Jan 1 - ETTelecom.com
TRAI asks access providers to file tariffs online only from Jan 1  ETTelecom.com

In May, the regulator had issued a direction to all access *service* providers to additionally report tariffs offered to the consumers through online mo..


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Fishing in troubled waters: Airtel, Vodafone look to acquire RCom subscribers - ETTelecom.com
Fishing in troubled waters: Airtel, Vodafone look to acquire RCom subscribers  ETTelecom.com

Airtel has advertised in major publications targeting Reliance Communications customers, asking them to switch to its network. As Airtel has taken the..


Sat, 28 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Six killed in plane crash in DR Congo election flight - Independent
Six killed in plane crash in DR Congo election flight  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | Six people were killed when a plane chartered by DR Congo's election commission crashed near Kinshasa airport, sources said ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Two Congolese troops killed by Rwandan rebels: DR Congo army - Independent
Two Congolese troops killed by Rwandan rebels: DR Congo army  Independent

Goma, DR Congo | AFP | Two Congolese soldiers were killed in clashes with Rwandan pro-Hutu rebels after two of their leaders were arrested in an eastern ...


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Six killed as rebels hit army posts near Lake Edward - Independent
Six killed as rebels hit army posts near Lake Edward  Independent

Goma, DR Congo | AFP | At least three soldiers and three civilians have been killed in a rebel attack on the shores of Lake Edward in the Democratic Republic of ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pune: Man Duped Of Rs 93 Lakh After Sharing SIM Details With ‘Airtel Employee’ Over Phone - The Logical Indian
Pune: Man Duped Of Rs 93 Lakh After Sharing SIM Details With ‘Airtel Employee’ Over Phone  The Logical Indian

With SIM swaps increasing, in a recent incident, a man posing as mobile *service* provider Airtel's employee duped a Pune resident into disclosing his SIM card's ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel may cut operations in Nigeria, 14 other African countries - Guardian Nigeria
Airtel may cut operations in Nigeria, 14 other African countries  Guardian Nigeria

Citing the need to cut debt and make its biggest overseas acquisition profitable, India's largest mobile-phone operator, Bharti Airtel Ltd. is considering mergers or ...


Wed, 25 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel promotes Raghunath Mandava as CEO of its Africa operations - MediaNama.com
Airtel promotes Raghunath Mandava as CEO of its Africa operations  MediaNama.com

Raghunath Mandava, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Airtel's Africa operations has been promoted as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ...


Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
India to seek 26 GHz spectrum band for 5G rollout - ETTelecom.com
India to seek 26 GHz spectrum band for 5G rollout  ETTelecom.com

Indian government has come out in support of frequencies in the 24.25-27.5 GHz band (or 26 GHz) at par with China and the European Union (EU)


Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo identifies 'second wave' of Ebola in east - Independent
DR Congo identifies 'second wave' of Ebola in east  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | A second wave of the Ebola virus has been confirmed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, where an initial outbreak has ...


Sun, 14 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange acquires Airtel's units in Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone - TeleGeography
Orange acquires Airtel's units in Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone  TeleGeography

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


Wed, 13 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Chadian lawyers challenge ongoing social media shutdown - africanews
Chadian lawyers challenge ongoing social media shutdown  africanews

Lawyers in Chad have petitioned court to order the leading telecommunications companies to restore access to social media platforms, which was revoked in ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to acquire Tigo, to become second-largest telco in Rwanda - ETTelecom.com
Bharti Airtel to acquire Tigo, to become second-largest telco in Rwanda  ETTelecom.com

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel agreed to buy Millicom International Cellular's operations in Rwanda in a deal that will make the combined entity the second largest in ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo ex-militia chief goes on trial for mass rape - Independent
DR Congo ex-militia chief goes on trial for mass rape  Independent

Goma, DR Congo | AFP | A former milita leader accused of mass rape and crimes against humanity in the Democratic Republic of Congo went on trial Tuesday ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New Dawn satellite: a shady tax scheme - Financial Mail
New Dawn satellite: a shady tax scheme  Financial Mail

Serious questions have been raised around New Dawn satellite's shady tax structuring.


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Vodafone price hike alert! This service gets costly for you - Zee Business
Vodafone price hike alert! This service gets costly for you  Zee Business

The Rs 2999 plan is valid for seven days, Rs 3999 has the validity for 10 days and the largest iRoamFree plan of Rs 5999 is available for 28 days.


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Liquid Telecom sign fibre connectivity deal - Capital FM Kenya
Airtel, Liquid Telecom sign fibre connectivity deal  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya Sep 23 - Bharti Airtel's mobile broadband subscribers in Africa will soon enjoy faster internet access speeds on its 3G and 4G networks Kenya ...


Wed, 23 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo army officer arrested over murder of UN experts - Independent
DR Congo army officer arrested over murder of UN experts  Independent

Kananga, DR Congo | AFP | A DR Congo army officer suspected of involvement in the 2017 murder of two UN experts has been arrested by a military tribunal ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dozens drown fleeing violence in northwest DR Congo - Independent
Dozens drown fleeing violence in northwest DR Congo  Independent

Mbandaka, DR Congo | AFP | Forty civilians drowned when their boats capsized on a storm-swollen river as they fled fighting in northwest Democratic Republic ...


Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DRC: 7 killed in clashes between DR Congo, Ugandan navies - Independent
DRC: 7 killed in clashes between DR Congo, Ugandan navies  Independent

Goma, DR Congo | AFP | Four Ugandan soldiers and three civilians were killed Thursday in clashes on Lake Edward that lies between the two countries, ...


Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Helios Towers mulls SA expansion - ITWeb
Helios Towers mulls SA expansion  ITWeb

Helios Towers is considering expanding its business into South Africa as the Pan-African tower company eyes a listing on the local bourse. The independent ...


Wed, 14 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Rwanda protests Uganda deportation of MTN expatriate - The Observer
Rwanda protests Uganda deportation of MTN expatriate  The Observer

Rwanda state minister for Foreign Affairs Olivier Nduhungirehe has accused Uganda of criminalizing Rwandans living and working in Uganda. In a tweet on his ...


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 20:31:48 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
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
Ivory Coast VoD startup StarNews Mobile quietly hits big numbers - Disrupt Africa
Ivory Coast VoD startup StarNews Mobile quietly hits big numbers  Disrupt Africa

The African video on demand (VoD) space has been much-hyped for years, but there is little evidence of any tangible successes.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 06:00:36 GMT
Cashing in on Africa’s lucrative mobile money market - Financial Mail
Cashing in on Africa’s lucrative mobile money market  Financial Mail

With 87-million monthly users, the mobile money market in Africa is proving lucrative — and it still has ample room to grow.


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Congo launches commercial 4G services - TeleGeography
MTN Congo launches commercial 4G services  TeleGeography

Congo, Rep. MTN Congo, the largest mobile network operator (MNO) by subscribers in the Republic of the Congo, has become the first cellco to launch ...


Wed, 14 Dec 2016 08:00:00 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
MTN CEO says Africa is not ready for 5G - africanews
MTN CEO says Africa is not ready for 5G  africanews

The chief executive of one of Africa's largest telecommunications providers said on Tuesday that Africa is not ready for next-generation 5G network. MTN's CEO ...


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian court to hear MTN & attorney general case on 7 Feb - EWN
Nigerian court to hear MTN & attorney general case on 7 Feb  EWN

MTN faces a $2 billion tax demand from the country's attorney general, a claim which the company has said is without merit.


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
Nigeria slaps $2bn bill on phone giant MTN - BBC News
Nigeria slaps $2bn bill on phone giant MTN  BBC News

The tax request is the latest dispute between Nigeria and Africa's largest mobile phone operator.


Tue, 04 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
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo - Uganda Business News
Africell secures $100m Opic loan to expand in Uganda and DR Congo  Uganda Business News

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation, the US government development finance institution, is lending $100m to telecom company Africell Holdings ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 23:27:58 GMT
MTN monitoring ZTE ban and the effect on its network - MyBroadband
MTN monitoring ZTE ban and the effect on its network  MyBroadband

MTN told MyBroadband it uses ZTE products mainly as radio equipment on certain base stations.


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DRC president Joseph Kabila torches ivory stockpile - Citizen
DRC president Joseph Kabila torches ivory stockpile  Citizen

President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Joseph Kabila, lights a pile ivory during a ceremony where he will burn one ton of ivory and pangolin ...


Sun, 30 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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
Nigerian court adjourns MTN and central bank case amid settlement talks - EWN
Nigerian court adjourns MTN and central bank case amid settlement talks  EWN

The dispute is over the transfer of $8.1 billion of funds which Nigeria's central bank said the company had sent abroad in breach of foreign-exchange ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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 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
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
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
Nigeria's central bank head to meet MTN & banks over $8.1bn repatriation row - EWN
Nigeria's central bank head to meet MTN & banks over $8.1bn repatriation row  EWN

The dispute is over the transfer of $8.1 billion of funds which Nigeria's central bank said the company had sent abroad in breach of foreign-exchange ...


Tue, 09 Oct 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
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 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
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
Mbombo races for 2 awards - Zambia Daily Mail
Mbombo races for 2 awards  Zambia Daily Mail

ROBINSON KUNDA, Lusaka FORMER Nkana striker Idris Mbombo is set to bag two awards at the MTN/ Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) awards gala in ...


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian central bank reviewing information to resolve $8.1bn MTN repatriation - EWN
Nigerian central bank reviewing information to resolve $8.1bn MTN repatriation  EWN

Nigeria, which accounts for a third of MTN's annual core profit, is MTN's biggest market, but has proved to be problematic in recent years during which there have ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo opposition says it is convinced Kabila will not quit from office - africanews
DR Congo opposition says it is convinced Kabila will not quit from office  africanews

The Congolese opposition party says it is convinced that President Joseph Kabila does not intend to leave power.


Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money initiative across the continent - IBS Intelligence
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money initiative across the continent  IBS Intelligence

Orange Group and MTN Group, today announced a joint venture, Mowali (mobile wallet interoperability), to enable mobile money payments across the continent ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
eSwatini king picks MTN exec as prime minister - africanews
eSwatini king picks MTN exec as prime minister  africanews

eSwatini's King Mswati has appointed Ambrose Dlamini, chief executive of the local unit of telecoms group MTN, as new prime minister of the southern African ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Helios Investing in Congo Towers After Scrapping IPO Plans - Bloomberg
Helios Investing in Congo Towers After Scrapping IPO Plans  Bloomberg

Helios Towers Plc is investing tens of millions of dollars in the Democratic Republic of Congo and looking for acquisitions as the African phone-tower operator ...


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo opposition picks joint presidential candidate - EWN
DR Congo opposition picks joint presidential candidate  EWN

The elections are critical for the future of the DRC, a sprawling, mineral-rich country that has never experienced a peaceful transition of power since it gained ...


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
Vodacom to launch first 4G operator in DRC - IT News Africa
Vodacom to launch first 4G operator in DRC  IT News Africa

The *service* will initially be accessible to customers in Kinshasa before expanding to other cities in the near future. Mobile network provider, Vodacom has ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Helios Towers to invest in Congo Towers after scrapping Joburg listing - BusinessTech
Helios Towers to invest in Congo Towers after scrapping Joburg listing  BusinessTech

Helios Towers Plc is investing tens of millions of dollars in the Democratic Republic of Congo and looking for acquisitions as the African phone-tower operator…


Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vodafone, MTN interconnect mobile money services in East Africa - TeleGeography
Vodafone, MTN interconnect mobile money services in East Africa  TeleGeography

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


Wed, 22 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo election: 'Two killed' at Martin Fayulu rally - BBC News
DR Congo election: 'Two killed' at Martin Fayulu rally  BBC News

At least two people have been killed and more than 40 injured after police attacked opposition supporters at a rally in the Democratic Republic of Congo ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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 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
Orange to roll out solar project aimed at African consumers - TechCentral
Orange to roll out solar project aimed at African consumers  TechCentral

Orange plans to distribute as many as 20 000 solar kits in four African countries in partnership with UK-based renewable energy firm BBOXX as an increasing ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ebola outbreak in Congo proving to be worst in nation's history - EWN
Ebola outbreak in Congo proving to be worst in nation's history  EWN

Two hundred people have died of the deadly haemorrhagic disease and 300 cases have been reported.


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Corruption Currents: South Africa’s Hawks Raid MTN Group - Wall Street Journal
Corruption Currents: South Africa’s Hawks Raid MTN Group  Wall Street Journal

South African police raided the offices of MTN Group following bribery allegations in a dispute with a Turkish firm that dates back to 2005.


Thu, 07 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Analysts See $0.12 EPS for Barrick Gold (GOLD); Shorts at COPPER MTN MNG COMMON SHARES CANAD (CPPMF) Lowered By 73.27% - The FinHeadLines
Analysts See $0.12 EPS for Barrick Gold (GOLD); Shorts at COPPER MTN MNG COMMON SHARES CANAD (CPPMF) Lowered By 73.27%  The FinHeadLines

Analysts expect Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD) to report $0.12 EPS on February, 13.They anticipate $0.10 EPS change or 45.45% from last quarter's ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 19:15:26 GMT
DR Congo police kill two protesting students in Kinshasa - africanews
DR Congo police kill two protesting students in Kinshasa  africanews

Two university students were shot dead by police in the Democratic Republic of Congo within the space of four days. The Kinshasa University.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ZTE ceases major operations – South African mobile networks respond - MyBroadband
ZTE ceases major operations – South African mobile networks respond  MyBroadband

MyBroadband spoke to mobile networks in South Africa about their exposure to ZTE equipment.


Sun, 13 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Liberia Music Awards: Lonestar Cell MTN becomes major sponsor - Music In Africa
Liberia Music Awards: Lonestar Cell MTN becomes major sponsor  Music In Africa

Lonestar Cell MTN has become the primary sponsor of the Liberia Music Awards. The awards will now be known as MTN Liberia Music Awards.


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Congolese regulator warns mobile users against a 'missed call scam' - africanews
Congolese regulator warns mobile users against a 'missed call scam'  africanews

The Electronic Communications and Postal Regulatory Agency (ARPCE) in the Republic of Congo has recorded an upsurge in fraud involving missed calls in ...


Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Over 180 golfers expected for MTN Rwanda Golf Open - The New Times
Over 180 golfers expected for MTN Rwanda Golf Open  The New Times

Rwanda international Emmanuel Nkurunziza, 18, is one of the golfers who have confirmed their participation at the 5-day competition. Sam Ngendahimana.


Wed, 31 Oct 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
Congo ruling coalition rallies supporters before presidential election - EWN
Congo ruling coalition rallies supporters before presidential election  EWN

President Joseph Kabila's decision not to run calmed fears that the violence sparked by his refusal to step down when his mandate expired in 2016 could ...


Mon, 29 Oct 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
Congo: ADF Kill Five Civilians, One UN Peacekeeper Wounded - softpower.ug
Congo: ADF Kill Five Civilians, One UN Peacekeeper Wounded  softpower.ug

GOMA – Ugandan Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebels have killed five civilians and injured one peacekeeper from South Africa, DR Congo military and ...


Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo: Public trail of alleged under aged prostitutes - africanews
DR Congo: Public trail of alleged under aged prostitutes  africanews

With Dozens of arrests and public trials: Kinshasa the capital of the DR Congo is currently in the midst of a massive operation against prostitution of minors, ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kabila vows 'peaceful, credible' DR Congo vote at UN - Mail & Guardian
Kabila vows 'peaceful, credible' DR Congo vote at UN  Mail & Guardian

Kabila vows 'peaceful, credible' DR Congo vote at UN.


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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
Bemba's party to appeal after ex-warlord barred from DRC vote - Mail & Guardian
Bemba's party to appeal after ex-warlord barred from DRC vote  Mail & Guardian

Bemba lost presidential elections to Kabila in 2006 and was later accused of treason when his bodyguards clashed with the army in Kinshasa. (Reuters/Michael ...


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile operator MTN to expand operations in South Sudan - Sudan Tribune
Mobile operator MTN to expand operations in South Sudan  Sudan Tribune

May 1, 2018 (JUBA) - South African telecom operator, MTN has promised to expand its operations in South Sudan to cater for the rising demand for the mobile ...


Wed, 02 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo crisis: Why a trainee nun was shot dead at church - BBC News
DR Congo crisis: Why a trainee nun was shot dead at church  BBC News

BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane on how the Catholic Church has become the main opposition in DR Congo.


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 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
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
DRC election: the dangers behind Bemba's possible candidacy - Mail & Guardian
DRC election: the dangers behind Bemba's possible candidacy  Mail & Guardian

Given Kabila's potential candidacy, and Bemba's entrance onto the Congolese political scene, election related violence could further intensify in the DRC.


Tue, 24 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why Ugandans have nicknamed their president 'Bosco Katala' - africanews
Why Ugandans have nicknamed their president 'Bosco Katala'  africanews

The name ' Bosco Katala' has over the last month gained traction as a derogatory term used to refer to what the young people on social media see as ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Facebook expands rural access efforts to more countries - FierceWireless
Facebook expands rural access efforts to more countries  FierceWireless

Facebook is extending its rural access efforts to more countries, with trials planned for Nigeria and Zambia in partnership with MTN, and in collaboration with ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
5 things to know for December 21: Mattis, shutdown, Gatwick, Congo, polio-like virus - KBZK Bozeman News
5 things to know for December 21: Mattis, shutdown, Gatwick, Congo, polio-like virus  KBZK Bozeman News

Today is the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year. And as a bonus, we'll be getting a full moon and a meteor shower this weekend, too. Here's what else ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
DRC polls: Tshisekedi, Fayulu and Shadary unveil campaign programs - africanews
DRC polls: Tshisekedi, Fayulu and Shadary unveil campaign programs  africanews

With less than a month to the much anticipated and long delayed presidential polls in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the three frontrunners to replace ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How roadblocks, not just minerals, fund rebels and conflict in the Congo - Mail & Guardian
How roadblocks, not just minerals, fund rebels and conflict in the Congo  Mail & Guardian

For over a decade it's been widely recognised that rebel financing in the Democratic Republic of Congo is firmly linked to mining. First discovered by the ...


Mon, 13 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Group and Three Other Partners to Launch 3G Smart Feature Phone in Africa - Tech in Africa
MTN Group and Three Other Partners to Launch 3G Smart Feature Phone in Africa  Tech in Africa

MTN Group and three other partners, including KaiOS Technologies Inc., China Mobile Communications Group Co., and UNISOC announced a partnership to ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chieftaincy clashes claims over 100 lives in DRC ahead of vote - africanews
Chieftaincy clashes claims over 100 lives in DRC ahead of vote  africanews

More than 100 people have died in clashes between rival ethnic groups in northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo this week, local activists said on ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
We are not under pressure to list on exchange - MTN - Daily Monitor
We are not under pressure to list on exchange - MTN  Daily Monitor

MTN says that although they are oblivious of considerations to list, it has not been fronted as a prerequisite for renewal of the telecom's licence.


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Two British citizens kidnapped in DR Congo - africanews
Two British citizens kidnapped in DR Congo  africanews

The man and woman were reportedly abducted on Friday while visiting the Virunga National Park, a renowned gorilla sanctuary in the east of the country.


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UN warns of DRC humanitarian crisis - The East African
UN warns of DRC humanitarian crisis  The East African

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has expressed concern about the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Kasai ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kivu: The forgotten war | News | Africa - Mail & Guardian
Kivu: The forgotten war | News | Africa  Mail & Guardian

Kivu, a region bigger than Portugal that borders Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda, spiralled into catastrophe in 1994. (Crispin Kyala/Reuters). Comments.


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DRC’s Katumbi won’t quit trying to get home for poll deadline - The East African
DRC’s Katumbi won’t quit trying to get home for poll deadline  The East African

Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Moise Katumbi, repeatedly blocked from returning home to contest presidential polls, will try every avenue to ...


Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo's top court confirms Bemba's exclusion from presidential election - africanews
DR Congo's top court confirms Bemba's exclusion from presidential election  africanews

In a judgment broadcast on national television, the constitutional court said the election commission had rightly invalidated Bemba's candidacy last month, ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congo confirms near record number of new Ebola cases on Wednesday - The East African
Congo confirms near record number of new Ebola cases on Wednesday  The East African

Thirteen new cases of Ebola were confirmed on Wednesday in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo — one of the highest daily counts since the start of ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Joseph Kabila maintains suspense over election plans - The East African
Joseph Kabila maintains suspense over election plans  The East African

The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, kept his country guessing on Thursday over his political plans five months ahead of crucial ...


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DRC presidential elections postponed to 30 December - EWN
DRC presidential elections postponed to 30 December  EWN

Since voting on Christmas Day is out of the question, it was decided to postpone the exercise until the end of this month.


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo | Central - The Africa Report
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo | Central  The Africa Report

The crowded telecoms sector is to get some *fresh* blood with the announcement in September that Mauritius-based Smile Telecoms is to enter the market in ...


Wed, 04 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Call for applications: MTN Bushfire 2019 - Music In Africa
Call for applications: MTN Bushfire 2019  Music In Africa

MTN Bushfire is calling on artists to apply for the 2019 edition of the festival in Malkerns Valley, eSwatini, from 24 to 26 May.


Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
25 line up for DR Congo presidency - The East African
25 line up for DR Congo presidency  The East African

Three opposition heavyweights, a 92-year-old ally of an independence hero and the president's chosen successor are among 25 candidates who have ...


Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MTN and the Bleeding of a Nation - THISDAY Newspapers
MTN and the Bleeding of a Nation  THISDAY Newspapers

Sonni Anyang. What value could MTN have possibly added to the lives of Nigerians since it first set up shop in the country in 2001, to warrant the remittance ...


Sun, 21 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo rivals trade blame as rebels kill 18 - The East African
DR Congo rivals trade blame as rebels kill 18  The East African

Opponents and supporters of the Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila traded accusations of electoral violence on Monday as tensions rose ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
City in N$150m Wi-Fi deal ... MTC and MTN among interested companies - Namibian
City in N$150m Wi-Fi deal ... MTC and MTN among interested companies  Namibian

TJIPENANDJAMBI KUHANGA and SHINOVENE IMMANUEL THE City of Windhoek wants to provide public internet services such as city wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi) ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Boosting Africa's tax revenues - African Business Magazine
Boosting Africa's tax revenues  African Business Magazine

Taxes on corporates and individuals have steadily declined in Africa just as national budgets are being stretched. How can Africa boost tax revenues?


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:29:00 GMT
Win tickets to see MTN Joyous Celebration live! - Music In Africa
Win tickets to see MTN Joyous Celebration live!  Music In Africa

Music In Africa is giving away two (2) hampers to watch MTN Joyous Celebration perform live at an event dubbed MTN Joyous Celebration 22 - The Special at ...


Thu, 18 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: MTN Nyege Nyege given green light - Music In Africa
Uganda: MTN Nyege Nyege given green light  Music In Africa

MTN Nyege Nyege festival will continue as planned despite claims of homosexuality raised by Ugandan Ethics and Integrity Minister Simon Lokodo.


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Fenix provides solar home systems to 30,000 Zambian households - African Review
Fenix provides solar home systems to 30,000 Zambian households  African Review

Fenix International, part of global utility ENGIE, has reached 30000 Zambian households in nine months after expanding into the country in partnership with ...


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Thousands rally in DR Congo against use of electronic machines in key polls - The East African
Thousands rally in DR Congo against use of electronic machines in key polls  The East African

Police on Friday fanned out across the DR Congo capital Kinshasa and other main cities as thousands of opposition supporters marched seeking the withdrawal ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GOMA: Minister Aceng Meets Congolese Counterpart to Strengthen Mechanisms Against Ebola - softpower.ug
GOMA: Minister Aceng Meets Congolese Counterpart to Strengthen Mechanisms Against Ebola  softpower.ug

GOMA – Uganda's Minister for Health, Dr Jane Ruth Aceng has Wednesday met with Congolese Minister for Health, Dr Sem Llunga and discussed areas of ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo's Kabila promotes blacklisted generals - The East African
DR Congo's Kabila promotes blacklisted generals  The East African

DR Congo President Joseph Kabila replaced the country's army chief in a military shake-up at the weekend that included the promotion of two key allies on a US ...


Sun, 15 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo election panel 'may postpone vote for a week' - Daily Nation
DR Congo election panel 'may postpone vote for a week'  Daily Nation

Nearly 8000 of some 10000 voting terminals for the capital Kinshasa destroyed in warehouse fire.


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
South Africa says hopeful of peaceful DR Congo vote - The East African
South Africa says hopeful of peaceful DR Congo vote  The East African

Continental powerhouse South Africa on Monday expressed confidence that upcoming elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) would be peaceful ...


Mon, 27 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Mobile - Global Finance
Africa Mobile  Global Finance

Sub-Saharan Africa is already light years ahead of the rest of the world in advancing mobile banking. Now, governments are pressing for more cross-system ...


Tue, 01 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Uganda: MTN Nyege Nyege sparks interest from tourism players - Music In Africa
Uganda: MTN Nyege Nyege sparks interest from tourism players  Music In Africa

As Uganda's upcoming MTN Nyege Nyege Festival draws near, tour companies are seizing on the opportunity to cash in on music tourism. Various packages ...


Tue, 28 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congo-Brazzaville facing major internet outage: submarine cables damaged - africanews
Congo-Brazzaville facing major internet outage: submarine cables damaged  africanews

Network providers confirmed days after the outage that the problem was caused by a submarine cable cut off in the Atlantic Ocean near the economic capital ...


Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Mukwege: Congolese 'Doctor Miracle' heals sexual atrocity victims - The East African
Mukwege: Congolese 'Doctor Miracle' heals sexual atrocity victims  The East African

Denis Mukwege has spent more than two decades treating appalling injuries inflicted on women in DRC.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Congolese Army Kills 7 ADF Rebels in North Kivu - softpower.ug
Congolese Army Kills 7 ADF Rebels in North Kivu  softpower.ug

GOMA – At least seven members of Ugandan Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebels were killed on Friday following a clash with Congolese army in the restive ...


Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Curtains fall on Congolese singer - Daily Nation
Curtains fall on Congolese singer  Daily Nation

Dodo died on Sunday night at a hospital in Los Angeles following a short illness.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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