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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
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
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
The US military is putting new observation posts in northern Syria - Military Times
The US military is putting new observation posts in northern Syria  Military Times

The U.S. military will begin putting observation posts in northern Syria to help Turkey secure its border from threats wondering through the war-torn country.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
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
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
Indian business : management : M&A/restructuring : index - domain-B
Indian business : management : M&A/restructuring : index  domain-B

Mindtree board rejects L&T's Rs10,733-cr hostile bid; 19 March 2019. Leela to sell 4 hotels and its Agra property to Brookfield for Rs3,950 cr; 19 March 2019.


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 02:49:26 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
Indian business : industry : industry : Telecom : index - domain-B
Indian business : industry : industry : Telecom : index  domain-B

Vodafone Idea's Rs25,000-cr issue priced at a deep discount; 20 March 2019. Mukesh Ambani bails out Anil Ambani in Ericsson payout case; 19 March 2019.


Sat, 24 Mar 2018 00:19:32 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
Airtel to Acquire 100% Stake in Tigo Rwanda - Business Post Nigeria
Airtel to Acquire 100% Stake in Tigo Rwanda  Business Post Nigeria

By Modupe Gbadeyanka. Leading global telecommunications services provider with operations in 17 countries across Asia and Africa, Bharti Airtel Limited, has ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 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
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
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
Pakistan real estate MOU scrapped - Sheikh Nahayan - ArabianBusiness.com
Pakistan real estate MOU scrapped - Sheikh Nahayan  ArabianBusiness.com

Reports that Dhabi Contracting, a unit of Abu Dhabi Group, has made financial commitments to a 15-year real estate project in Pakistan valued at US$45bn by ...


Sun, 24 Feb 2013 08:00:00 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
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

PR Newswire - Bridge Alliance Acclaimed as a Top 10 IoT Solution Provider -- 2019 - IT News Online
PR Newswire - Bridge Alliance Acclaimed as a Top 10 IoT Solution Provider -- 2019  IT News Online

Bridge Alliance Acclaimed as a Top 10 IoT Solution Provider -- 2019.


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:29:26 GMT
Airtel Africa raises $1.25 billion from SoftBank, five other investors - Reuters India
Airtel Africa raises $1.25 billion from SoftBank, five other investors  Reuters India

Airtel Africa Ltd, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel Ltd, said on Wednesday it raised $1.25 billion from six global investors including SoftBank Group Corp, ...


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya - Livemint
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya  Livemint

Airtel Networks Kenya, Telkom Kenya to merge mobile, enterprise and carrier services in Kenya.The new entity, Airtel-Telkom, will invest in networks to ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
Bharti Airtel looks to IPO, buyouts to consolidate position in Africa - afaqs
Bharti Airtel looks to IPO, buyouts to consolidate position in Africa  afaqs

The 3G, 4G data and m-Commerce (Airtel Money) services are the next growth engines for the company in Africa.


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
India has the lowest mobile data cost in the world: report - Telecom Lead
India has the lowest mobile data cost in the world: report  Telecom Lead

India has the lowest mobile data cost in the world with one gigabyte (1GB) of data costing an average of USD 0.26, according to a report from Cable.co.uk.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Qatar fund to invest $200 mn in Airtel Africa - The Hindu
Qatar fund to invest $200 mn in Airtel Africa  The Hindu

Airtel Africa on Wednesday said that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), the sovereign wealth fund of the State of Qatar, will be investing $200 million through a ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The DR Congo is using a decades-old law to shut down the internet - Quartz Africa
The DR Congo is using a decades-old law to shut down the internet  Quartz Africa

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
Bharat Airtel looks to IPO, buyouts to consolidate position in Africa - Business Standard
Bharat Airtel looks to IPO, buyouts to consolidate position in Africa  Business Standard

Bharti Airtel is looking to consolidate its position as the market leader or emerge as a strong number 2 in 14 African nations, where the company has a presence, ...


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa IPO wont change shareholding of Tanzania unit: Bharti Airtel - Business Standard
Africa IPO wont change shareholding of Tanzania unit: Bharti Airtel  Business Standard

Telecom firm Bharti Airtel has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of Airtel Africa Ltd, saying the planned IPO will ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Zimbabwe the most expensive for mobile data - ITWeb Africa
Zimbabwe the most expensive for mobile data  ITWeb Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa is home to four of the five most expensive countries in which to buy mobile data. This according to UK-based broadband research firm Cable ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Tanzanian government acquires more shares in Airtel Tanzania - African Daily Voice
Tanzanian government acquires more shares in Airtel Tanzania  African Daily Voice

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA (ADV) -Tanzania's government has raised its holding stake in telecommunications company Airtel from 40 to 49 percent, the ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel sell 25% of its African unit - Telecom Asia
Airtel sell 25% of its African unit  Telecom Asia

India's Bharti Airtel reportedly plans to raise up to $1.5 billion through a public listing of Bharti Airtel International, the holding company for its African operations.


Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion  Economic Times

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
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 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
Airtel to divest 950 towers in Congo to reduce debt - Livemint
Airtel to divest 950 towers in Congo to reduce debt  Livemint

Bharti Airtel aims to reduce capital expenditure and debt through the deal and will continue to have access to these towers under a long-term lease.


Fri, 06 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
2019 Study on the Alternative Payment Solution, M-Pesa - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
2019 Study on the Alternative Payment Solution, M-Pesa - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Alternative Payment Solution: M-Pesa" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The report provides ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 21:40:00 GMT
DRC restricts internet, press as presidential results trickle in - RFI English
DRC restricts internet, press as presidential results trickle in  RFI English

Internet connectivity in the vast central African state has been disrupted since Monday, following DRC's long-delayed presidential election. The restrictions ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa Inches Closer To IPO, Appoints Board Of Directors - TeleAnalysis
Airtel Africa Inches Closer To IPO, Appoints Board Of Directors  TeleAnalysis

Bharti Airtel's subsidiary Airtel Africa that operates in 14 countries in the African continent on Friday announced a set of new Board of Directors as a prerequisite ...


Sat, 03 Nov 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
Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya - african-markets.com
Airtel in talks to buy Telkom Kenya  african-markets.com

India's Bharti Airtel is in talks to buy Telkom Kenya, the country's smallest telecoms operator, to create a stronger challenger to market leader Safaricom, three ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Government gains bigger stake in Airtel Tanzania - cgtn.com
Government gains bigger stake in Airtel Tanzania  cgtn.com

India's Bharti Airtel has agreed to give part of its stake in Airtel Tanzania to the government, raising the East African nation's holding in the mobile phone operator ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Western powers urge DR Congo to restore Internet - ETTelecom.com
Western powers urge DR Congo to restore Internet  ETTelecom.com

Leading western powers on Tuesday called on the Democratic Republic of Congo to restore internet access, which operators say was cut on government ord..


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
This is Bharti Airtel's new plan to counter Reliance Jio - Gadgets Now
This is Bharti Airtel's new plan to counter Reliance Jio  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
Airtel inaugurates 3G network in Congo Brazzaville - TeleGeography
Airtel inaugurates 3G network in Congo Brazzaville  TeleGeography

Congo, Rep. Having bagged what its parent company noted was its first third-generation concession in Central Africa, Airtel Congo, a subsidiary of Indian ...


Wed, 26 Oct 2011 07:00:00 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
DR Congo violence drives 16,000 into Congo-Brazzaville: UN - Independent
DR Congo violence drives 16,000 into Congo-Brazzaville: UN  Independent

Geneva, Switzerland | AFP | Around 16,000 people have fled into the Democratic Republic of Congo's neighbour after inter-communal clashes erupted last ...


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Barrick Gold (GOLD) Reaches $12.85 After 7.00% Up Move; Blue Edge Capital Has Cut Its Apple (AAPL) Position - Port Courier
Barrick Gold (GOLD) Reaches $12.85 After 7.00% Up Move; Blue Edge Capital Has Cut Its Apple (AAPL) Position  Port Courier

The stock of Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 1.78% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 19:26:06 GMT
DR Congo election results: Who's saying what? - Independent
DR Congo election results: Who's saying what?  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The outcome of the presidential election in Democratic Republic of Congo lies in the hands of the Constitutional Court, where the ...


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo: Giant weakened by violence and poverty - Independent
DR Congo: Giant weakened by violence and poverty  Independent

Paris, France | AFP | Africa's second largest country, the Democratic Republic of Congo is rich in raw materials and minerals but cursed by deadly violence, ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
Democratic Republic of the Congo Mobile Retail Shopping Market (2019 Databook Series): Market Size & Forecast, Retail Spend Analysis, and Consumer Attitude & Behaviour (2016-2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Democratic Republic of the Congo Mobile Retail Shopping Market (2019 Databook Series): Market Size & Forecast, Retail Spend Analysis, and Consumer Attitude & Behaviour (2016-2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Democratic Republic of the Congo Mobile Retail Shopping Business and Investment Opportunities (Databook Series) ...


Thu, 07 Feb 2019 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.


Mon, 09 Jul 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
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 have not been able to access social media networks. The social media block began on Mar. 28 following a ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
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
DR Congo ushers in new era, Tshisekedi falls ill - Independent
DR Congo ushers in new era, Tshisekedi falls ill  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi was sworn in on Thursday as president of Democratic Republic of Congo, marking the country's ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo - The Africa Report
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo  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
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, ...


Wed, 25 Jul 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
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
Now, Kasai bishops endorse election of DR Congo's Tshisekedi - Independent
Now, Kasai bishops endorse election of DR Congo's Tshisekedi  Independent

Kananga, DR Congo | AFP | Some Catholic bishops in the Kasai region of DR Congo on Sunday endorsed the election of Felix Tshisekedi as the new president, ...


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 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
How Airtel turned eight- year loss into profits - Daily Monitor
How Airtel turned eight- year loss into profits  Daily Monitor

Airtel will start paying corporation tax after eight years of making losses, accumulated from Zain and Celtel. Airtel East Africa units from January to September ...


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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
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
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 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
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
Major DR Congo oil deal could be 'void': watchdog - Independent
Major DR Congo oil deal could be 'void': watchdog  Independent

Paris, France | AFP | A major deal allowing a company to drill for crude reserves in areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo bordering Africa's largest ...


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
DR Congo election results could be counted in '24-48 hours': official - Independent
DR Congo election results could be counted in '24-48 hours': official  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | Provisional results of the much-delayed Democratic Republic of Congo's presidential election could be counted in “24 to 48 hours,” ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo's shock vote result goes to Constitutional Court - Independent
DR Congo's shock vote result goes to Constitutional Court  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The outcome of DR Congo's tempestuous presidential election appeared to be headed for the courts Friday after the poll's ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 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
Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2019: Mobile Wallet & Payment Market Opportunities (Databook Series) - Market Size & Forecast across 45+ Market Segments (2016-2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2019: Mobile Wallet & Payment Market Opportunities (Databook Series) - Market Size & Forecast across 45+ Market Segments (2016-2025) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Democratic Republic of the Congo Mobile Wallet and Payment Market Opportunities (Databook Series) - Market Size and ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:44:00 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
'Golden handshake' for DR Congo's outgoing ministers - Independent
'Golden handshake' for DR Congo's outgoing ministers  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | In the weeks leading up to Democratic Republic of Congo's controversial election, those leaving power quietly passed two decrees ...


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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

LONDON (Reuters) - African mobile phone mast firm Helios Towers on Thursday pulled its plans to list in London, with one banker saying the expected IPO price ...


Thu, 15 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Russia, China push UN to stay out of DR Congo poll dispute - Independent
Russia, China push UN to stay out of DR Congo poll dispute  Independent

United Nations, United States | AFP | Russia and China led calls at the United Nations Security Council on Friday for world powers to stay out of an election ...


Sat, 12 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
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
EU 'takes note' of DRC vote result - and objections - Independent
EU 'takes note' of DRC vote result - and objections  Independent

Brussels, Belgium | AFP | The European Union said Thursday it had “taken note” of the surprise result of DR Congo's controversial presidential election — as ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 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
Seven civilians, 3 soldiers killed in DR Congo attack: army - Independent
Seven civilians, 3 soldiers killed in DR Congo attack: army  Independent

Beni, DR Congo | AFP | Seven civilians and three soldiers were killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday when a militia attacked a military post ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New Ebola drug tried in DR Congo - Independent
New Ebola drug tried in DR Congo  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | An international research team has begun patient enrollment in a clinical trial testing multiple investigational Ebola therapies in ...


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
UN Peacekeeping chief honours Tanzanian troops in Zanzibar - Independent
UN Peacekeeping chief honours Tanzanian troops in Zanzibar  Independent

Zanzibar, Tanzania | UN | A year on from the brutal killings of 15 United Nations peacekeepers from Tanzania in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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 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
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
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
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
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
Volatile DR Congo braces for troubled election - Independent
Volatile DR Congo braces for troubled election  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | One of the world's powder-keg countries faces a crunch test on Sunday when Democratic Republic of Congo heads into elections ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
As It Happened: Uganda Today Thursday February 28 - New Vision
As It Happened: Uganda Today Thursday February 28  New Vision

The 2018 UACE exam results are released, indicating an improved general performance as well as girls beating boys "at all levels" - plus results of 91 ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo's Tshisekedi holds coalition talks with Kabila - Independent
DR Congo's Tshisekedi holds coalition talks with Kabila  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | DR Congo's recently elected president, Felix Tshisekedi, held talks on Sunday with his predecessor Joseph Kabila on forming a ...


Mon, 18 Feb 2019 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
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
A look at Francophone Africa's tech ecosystem - Wamda
A look at Francophone Africa's tech ecosystem  Wamda

By Fanny Dauchez - head of business development and regional alliances of Central and West Africa at Seedstars World. The French-speaking countries of ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
For refugees and locals in Uganda, the internet is changing lives - UNHCR
For refugees and locals in Uganda, the internet is changing lives  UNHCR

Private investment has brought connectivity to north-western Uganda, as well as new opportunities for refugees and locals.


Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel shakes up African management team - ITWeb Africa
Bharti Airtel shakes up African management team  ITWeb Africa

Indian headquartered Bharti Airtel has moved to make key changes to its African management team. The shake up follows the company's announcement that its ...


Thu, 06 Feb 2014 08:00:00 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
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
Shootings kill eight in eastern DR Congo - Business Standard
Shootings kill eight in eastern DR Congo  Business Standard

Read more about Shootings kill eight in eastern DR Congo on Business Standard. Eight people died in three shootings in Goma, eastern DR Congo, the town ...


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel sells African towers for $1.3B - RCR Wireless News
Bharti Airtel sells African towers for $1.3B  RCR Wireless News

Indian telecommunications group Bharti Airtel has obtained nearly $1.3 billion from the sale of its telecommunication towers in five African markets.


Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
DR Congo awaits result after volatile presidential election - Independent
DR Congo awaits result after volatile presidential election  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday began a tense wait for the results of a volatile presidential election which could see ...


Mon, 31 Dec 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 ...


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel to sell 3100 towers in 4 African nations to Helios Towers Africa - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel to sell 3100 towers in 4 African nations to Helios Towers Africa  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: BhartiAirtel will sell over a fifth of its 15,000 telecom towers located in four African countries to Helios Towers Africa, as the world's fourth largest ...


Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:00:00 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
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
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
MATEKE: We will work with Tshisekedi to defeat ADF rebels - Independent
MATEKE: We will work with Tshisekedi to defeat ADF rebels  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The Uganda government will work with the newly elected government in the Democratic Republic of Congo-DRC to ...


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Stable DRC good for trade in West Nile, say leaders - Independent
Stable DRC good for trade in West Nile, say leaders  Independent

Arua, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | A peaceful, stable and thriving eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) would generate lots of dividends for Uganda ...


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo 'not ready' for December polls: opposition - Independent
DR Congo 'not ready' for December polls: opposition  Independent

Kinshasa, DR Congo | AFP | The Democratic Republic of Congo is “not ready” to hold long-delayed elections in December, the main opposition party said ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Mobile Network Operator Partnership Forged to Deliver Globally Connected IoT Cloud Solution - africanews
Mobile Network Operator Partnership Forged to Deliver Globally Connected IoT Cloud Solution  africanews

Eseye (www.Eseye.com), a global provider of IoT services, is today delighted to announce a partnership with MTN, the leading Africa Mobile Network Operator ...


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa: Huawei, MTN Boost Partnership to Expand Digital Services - AllAfrica.com
Africa: Huawei, MTN Boost Partnership to Expand Digital Services  AllAfrica.com

HUAWEI and MTN have strengthened their strategic partnership to bring cutting edge digital services to African business and consumers.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:24:25 GMT
Helios to Build 1,000 Towers in South Africa 5G Networks Push - Bloomberg
Helios to Build 1,000 Towers in South Africa 5G Networks Push  Bloomberg

Helios Towers Plc wants to build 1000 telecommunication towers in South Africa in the next three years as it tries to capitalize on rapid growth in mobile services ...


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Closed borders and fighting words: Rwanda and Uganda's deepening rift - African Arguments
Closed borders and fighting words: Rwanda and Uganda's deepening rift  African Arguments

“No one can bring me to my knees,” said President Kagame. “Once we mobilise, you can't survive,” said President Museveni. At the border between Rwanda ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 13:14:38 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
Huawei, MTN boost partnership to expand digital services - Caj News Africa
Huawei, MTN boost partnership to expand digital services  Caj News Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – HUAWEI and MTN have strengthened their strategic partnership to bring cutting edge digital services to ...


Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MWC: KaiOS wants to roll out more 'smart feature phones' in Africa - ITWeb Africa
MWC: KaiOS wants to roll out more 'smart feature phones' in Africa  ITWeb Africa

KaiOS Technologies wants to see its operating system for 'smart feature phones' expand to more users across Africa, this after it this week announced a major ...


Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Top10 Business News - Africa.com
Africa Top10 Business News  Africa.com

Despite the recent tragedy, Ethiopian Airlines (EA) is an example of what other airlines such as South African Airways (SAA) should strive for. The airline, like its ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 18:39:00 GMT
How the Rwanda-Uganda border crossing came to a halt - BBC News
How the Rwanda-Uganda border crossing came to a halt  BBC News

A diplomatic feud between Uganda and Rwanda has stalled activity at usually busy border crossings.


Sat, 09 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa - africanews
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money interoperability to scale up mobile financial services across Africa  africanews

Two of Africa's largest mobile operators and mobile money providers, Orange Group (www.Orange.com) and MTN Group (www.MTN.com), today announced a ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Five things you need to know about ongoing Uganda-Rwanda impasse - africanews
Five things you need to know about ongoing Uganda-Rwanda impasse  africanews

In this article, we answer five key questions about the ongoing standoff between the two East African nations of Rwanda and Uganda.


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
East Africa: Closed Borders and Fighting Words - Rwanda and Uganda's Deepening Rift - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
East Africa: Closed Borders and Fighting Words - Rwanda and Uganda's Deepening Rift  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

"No one can bring me to my knees," said President Kagame. "Once we mobilise, you can't survive," said President Museveni. Uganda and Rwanda's ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 09:00:06 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
5G coming to SA as Helios readies building 1000 towers - BizNews
5G coming to SA as Helios readies building 1000 towers  BizNews

Helios wants to build 1000 telecommunication towers in SA in the next three years as it tries to capitalise on rapid growth in mobile services.


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Vodafone fast tracks launch of 4G service in Ghana - Ventures Africa
Vodafone fast tracks launch of 4G service in Ghana  Ventures Africa

Vodafone Ghana is set for an early launch of commercial services for its 4G network across major cities in the country. This will take place on March 19 2019.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 12:02:40 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
Business in Africa: MTN Uganda may have been caught in crossfire between Museveni and Kagame - Daily Maverick
Business in Africa: MTN Uganda may have been caught in crossfire between Museveni and Kagame  Daily Maverick

A bitter rivalry between Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and Rwandan President Paul Kagame seems to lie behind the deportation of MTN's Ugandan ...


Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda: Government Downplays Fears On Uganda-Rwanda Relations - AllAfrica.com
Uganda: Government Downplays Fears On Uganda-Rwanda Relations  AllAfrica.com

The government has downplayed fears that Uganda's relationship with Rwanda has deteriorated. The clarity comes at the backdrop of simmering tension ...


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security - defenceWeb
Uganda deports French, Rwandan MTN execs citing national security  defenceWeb

Uganda has deported a French and a Rwandan executive from telecoms group MTN, accusing them of planning to compromise national security, police said on ...


Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Government downplays fears on Uganda-Rwanda relations - Daily Monitor
Government downplays fears on Uganda-Rwanda relations  Daily Monitor

Uganda was also accused of arresting Rwandans suspected of carrying out different acts of espionage with the help of certain individuals in police.


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN slashes prepaid out-of-bundle rates by up to 75%, launches "Double Your Bundle" promotion - ITWeb
MTN slashes prepaid out-of-bundle rates by up to 75%, launches "Double Your Bundle" promotion  ITWeb

MTN today announced it has slashed its out-of-bundle (OOB) data rate by up to 75% for prepaid customers and that it will be. Prepaid customers currently not ...


Thu, 31 Jan 2019 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
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 ...


Sun, 11 Nov 2018 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
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
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
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
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.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
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
DETAILS: How MTN-Uganda CEO Vanhelleputte was deported - Independent
DETAILS: How MTN-Uganda CEO Vanhelleputte was deported  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | MTN-Uganda Chief Executive Officer, Wim Vanhelleputte has been deported. Wim Vanhelleputte was deported on ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 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
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
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
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.


Sun, 12 Aug 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
Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers - Bloomberg
Orange to Roll Out Solar Project Targeting African Consumers  Bloomberg

Orange SA plans to distribute as many as 20000 solar kits in four African countries in partnership with U.K.-based renewable-energy firm BBOXX as an ...


Tue, 27 Mar 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.


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. orders non-emergency staff out of Congo before election - Reuters Africa
U.S. orders non-emergency staff out of Congo before election  Reuters Africa

KINSHASA (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Saturday it had ordered non-emergency government staff and family members of government ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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 ...


Thu, 24 May 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
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 08:00:00 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
Congo's Kabila says he is 'without regret' ahead of power handover - Reuters Africa
Congo's Kabila says he is 'without regret' ahead of power handover  Reuters Africa

The United States on Wednesday welcomed a top Congolese court's certification of Felix Tshisekedi as the new president of the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 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
Vail Shows Slippery Slope for Businesses Catering to Wealthy - The Wall Street Journal
Vail Shows Slippery Slope for Businesses Catering to Wealthy  The Wall Street Journal

Preholiday attendance was disappointing at Vail Resorts. One question is whether it is an indication of a reverse “wealth effect” caused by the rocky stock ...


Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
One candidate clearly won Congo election: Catholic church - Reuters Africa
One candidate clearly won Congo election: Catholic church  Reuters Africa

Democratic Republic of Congo's Catholic church said on Thursday it was clear which candidate won the country's presidential election, and demanded that the ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Construction of 24 Unit classroom block by MTN in Ghana commences - Construction Review
Construction of 24 Unit classroom block by MTN in Ghana commences  Construction Review

MTN Ghana Foundation has officially commenced the construction of a 24-unit classroom block for the Ghana Police *Service* Cluster of Schools in Tesano, ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Congo-Brazzaville facing major internet outage: submarine cables damaged - africanews
Congo-Brazzaville facing major internet outage: submarine cables damaged  africanews

Congo-Brazzaville is facing nationwide internet disruptions and slowdowns which started on Friday, June 9, 2017, after a damage to the country's main ...


Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
EU renews Congo sanctions ahead of presidential election - Reuters Africa
EU renews Congo sanctions ahead of presidential election  Reuters Africa

The European Union renewed sanctions on Monday against the ruling coalition's candidate for presidential elections in Democratic Republic of Congo, ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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 08:00:00 GMT
Moody's confirms MTN Group's Ba1 ratings; negative outlook - african-markets.com
Moody's confirms MTN Group's Ba1 ratings; negative outlook  african-markets.com

Moody's Investors *Service* ("Moody's") has today confirmed MTN Group Limited's (JSE:MTN, GSE:MTNGH) Ba1 corporate family rating (CFR), Ba1-PD ...


Fri, 25 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Kabila slams foreign 'blackmail' ahead of DR Congo vote - Daily Monitor
Kabila slams foreign 'blackmail' ahead of DR Congo vote  Daily Monitor

DR Congo President Joseph Kabila, who last week ended speculation by signalling he would not seek re-election, on Friday warned outsiders against using ...


Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Kabila co-opts the opposition to prolong a family dynasty - Mail and Guardian
Kabila co-opts the opposition to prolong a family dynasty  Mail and Guardian

The highly contested elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are now over and Joseph Kabila Kabange handed over the presidency to Félix ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
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, ...


Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result, loser decries 'coup' - Reuters Africa
Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result, loser decries 'coup'  Reuters Africa

KINSHASA (Reuters) - The Catholic Church rejected the official result of Congo's presidential election on Thursday and the loser denounced a “coup”, dashing ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Uganda Today Thursday March 14 - New Vision
Uganda Today Thursday March 14  New Vision

ROLLING NEWS THROUGHOUT THE DAY Presented by Joseph Kizza. alt=''. @joekizza. 1:35pm. alt=''. Developments about Flight ET 302. From now onward ...


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 05:08:00 GMT
UN hopes Congolese can 'freely' vote after delay - Mail and Guardian
UN hopes Congolese can 'freely' vote after delay  Mail and Guardian

In its statement, the Security Council reiterated the readiness of MONUSCO, the UN peacekeeping mission in DRC, "to provide support if requested.


Sun, 23 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
Aid fails to solve the DRC crisis - Mail and Guardian
Aid fails to solve the DRC crisis  Mail and Guardian

Expectations: Elections were held in the Democratic Republic of Congo on December 30, but release of the results was delayed, raising suspicions of ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
End of the line for Congo’s Kabila? - Business Day
End of the line for Congo’s Kabila?  Business Day

Joseph Kabila has picked an awkward candidate as his preferred successor. The opposition is divided and undermined by ego. But whatever the outcome of the ...


Thu, 20 Dec 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
DR Congo refugees put little faith in coming elections - EWN
DR Congo refugees put little faith in coming elections  EWN

Until recently, Immaculate Nyakato, 65, lived in Ituri, one of DR Congo's eastern provinces that borders Uganda.


Mon, 17 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo - The Africa Report
LTE for the Democratic Republic of Congo  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
Clashes erupt after Congo vote campaigning halted in Kinshasa - Reuters Africa
Clashes erupt after Congo vote campaigning halted in Kinshasa  Reuters Africa

KINSHASA (Reuters) - The governor of Democratic Republic of Congo's capital Kinshasa on Wednesday ordered a halt to campaigning in the city ahead of ...


Wed, 19 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
As It Happened: Uganda Today Thursday March 7 - New Vision
As It Happened: Uganda Today Thursday March 7  New Vision

American jazz saxophonist Kirk Whalum is in Uganda for a fundraising show - and in the buildup, he gives guests a sample of his talent at the Premier ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Launches MusicTime! On Simfy Africa for Music Streaming - Tech in Africa
MTN Launches MusicTime! On Simfy Africa for Music Streaming  Tech in Africa

MTN has just launched MusicTime!, a streaming *service* on Simpy Africa. Simfy Africa is a local music streaming *service* that has just been acquired by MTN last ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN brings digital music conference to Accra - Music In Africa
MTN brings digital music conference to Accra  Music In Africa

Telecoms company MTN is set to host a digital music talk at Alisa Hotel in Accra, Ghana, on 17 January.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
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
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
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
McKinsey: Africa's overlooked business revolution - How we made it in Africa
McKinsey: Africa's overlooked business revolution  How we made it in Africa

As global business interest in Africa has blossomed, we have found ourselves travelling the world to help executives understand where the true opportunity lies, ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
DR Congo prepares to install Tshisekedi as president - Citizen
DR Congo prepares to install Tshisekedi as president  Citizen

Felix Tshisekedi has been in charge of DR Congo's largest opposition party, the UDPS, for just two years . AFP/File/Luis TATO ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DRC set to vote after troubled odyssey | News | Africa - Mail and Guardian
DRC set to vote after troubled odyssey | News | Africa  Mail and Guardian

Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, Former Congolese Interior Minister and presidential candidate, leaves after a meeting in which he signed the code of good ...


Sun, 30 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Zambia Launches An App to Cut Down Roaming Costs - Tech in Africa
MTN Zambia Launches An App to Cut Down Roaming Costs  Tech in Africa

TechInAfrica – MTN Zambia in partnership with Kirusa has launched a new app in order to cut down the roaming costs. This innovative *service* helps Zambian ...


Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DRC on edge as election results postponed | News | Africa - Mail and Guardian
DRC on edge as election results postponed | News | Africa  Mail and Guardian

The election, preceded by repeated delays, was carried out in a relatively peaceful manner. (Reuters). Comments. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to LinkedIn ...


Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
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
NBA to start African basketball league with 12 teams across the continent - KXLH Helena News
NBA to start African basketball league with 12 teams across the continent  KXLH Helena News

The NBA is launching a professional basketball league in Africa that will feature 12 teams from several countries across the continent. The league will debut next ...


Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Congo election commission says unable to organize presidential vote on Sunday - Reuters Africa
Congo election commission says unable to organize presidential vote on Sunday  Reuters Africa

The president of Democratic Republic of Congo's electoral commission (CENI) on Thursday told candidates in Sunday's presidential election that the CENI is not ...


Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hunting for ghosts in Kinshasa | News | Africa - Mail and Guardian
Hunting for ghosts in Kinshasa | News | Africa  Mail and Guardian

Grandiose: President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Joseph Kabila built a memorial statue and mausoleum for his father Laurent Kabila, who was ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UK development arm CDC to invest $180m in Africa’s Liquid Telecom - Financial Times
UK development arm CDC to invest $180m in Africa’s Liquid Telecom  Financial Times

The CDC is investing $180m in Liquid Telecom, Africa's largest independent fibre optic and cloud computing provider, in one of the biggest equity investments in ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Makes Leap in Cross-Border Mobile Payments - Wall Street Journal
Africa Makes Leap in Cross-Border Mobile Payments  Wall Street Journal

Africa's biggest telecommunications companies, like Vodafone's Safaricom and MTN, are striking deals allowing their customers to make payments across ...


Fri, 24 Jul 2015 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
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
New Income Tax in Rwanda Causing Major Financial Strain for Many Mobile Money Agents - Global Press Journal
New Income Tax in Rwanda Causing Major Financial Strain for Many Mobile Money Agents  Global Press Journal

GISENYI, RWANDA — Justin Nshimiyimana's roadside stall is a popular destination for the unbanked residents of Gisenyi, a town in western Rwanda.


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 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
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
Who is Martin Fayulu? | News | Africa - Mail and Guardian
Who is Martin Fayulu? | News | Africa  Mail and Guardian

Opposition presidential candidate in the DRC, Martin Fayulu, leaves the CMP with his wife Esther after they attended a Sunday mass on January 13.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Zambia Launches TeleSchool to Improve Grade 12 Students' Examinations - Tech in Africa
MTN Zambia Launches TeleSchool to Improve Grade 12 Students' Examinations  Tech in Africa

TechInAfrica – MTN Zambia recently has launched TeleSchool, a platform to help the examinations of twelve grade students in Zambia. The launch of TeleShool ...


Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rebels ambush South African peacekeepers in Congo Ebola zone - Reuters Africa
Rebels ambush South African peacekeepers in Congo Ebola zone  Reuters Africa

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Two South African peacekeepers were wounded in a rebel ambush near the epicentre of an Ebola outbreak ...


Tue, 04 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange, MTN launch mobile wallet Mowali - Verdict
Orange, MTN launch mobile wallet Mowali  Verdict

Mobile operators Orange Group and MTN Group have formed a mobile wallet joint venture to support interoperable payments across Africa. Dubbed Mowali, the ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ethiopia Opens Door to the World With Unprecedented Privatization Plan - The Wall Street Journal
Ethiopia Opens Door to the World With Unprecedented Privatization Plan  The Wall Street Journal

Ethiopia said it plans to sell stakes in some of the country's most prized assets after decades of state control, including Ethio Telecom and Ethiopian Airlines, ...


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DRC has rough road ahead - Citizen
DRC has rough road ahead  Citizen

Felix Tshisekedi holds up the constitution during the inauguration ceremony when he was sworn into office as the new president of the Democratic Republic of ...


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner - africanews
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner  africanews

Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.MFSAfrica.com) as Digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Africa in the news: Google Go launch, DRC humanitarian conference, and WB/IMF Spring Meetings - Brookings Institution
Africa in the news: Google Go launch, DRC humanitarian conference, and WB/IMF Spring Meetings  Brookings Institution

Mariama Sow recounts some of the week's top Africa-related news including the launch of Google Go, the U.N. humanitarian conference on the DRC, ...


Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
South Korea and Algeria to soon boost their ICT cooperation - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
South Korea and Algeria to soon boost their ICT cooperation  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

South Korea's prime minister, Lee Nak-Yeon (photo), will start a 3-day official visit in Algeria on December 16, 2018, Algeria's prime minister.


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

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