ICT Africa Headline News

2016.02.08

Telecom Offers Whatsapp for Free

By Timothy Kitundu
Dar es Salaam — Tigo Tanzania, last week announced free WhatsApp services for all its users which is a first for a telecom in..

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2016.02.05

Travelstart, MTN Partner, Raises $40 Million to Capture Africa's Fast Growing Online Travel Market

By Lilian Mutegi
Travelstart, has announced a US$40 million funding from Amadeus Capital Partners, the global technology investor.

With the new..

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2016.02.05

New Al Jazeera Launches Audio Service App to Target Low-Bandwidth Regions in Africa

By Lilian Mutegi
Al Jazeera Media Network has launched a new audio web app that will give users in low-bandwidth regions access to a live audio st..

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2016.02.04

Huawei Mate 8 to Launch Into the Kenyan Market Next Week

By Lilian Mutegi
Continuing on Huawei's track record of delivering high-end devices reflecting features that consumers want, Huawei devices is set..

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2016.02.04

Econet Launches Digital Learning Platform

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has launched a digital-learning platform called "Ruzivo", an online interactive digital learning-platform targeted at both..

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2016.02.04

Subscribers Ditch Telecel

By Shame Makoshori
AN exodus of subscribers hit Telecel Zimbabwe in the aftermath of government's threat to cancel its licence over alleged non pa..

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2016.02.04

Zim Telecoms in Grief Over Skype, Whatsapp

By Shame Makoshori
A WAVE of alternative telecommunication platforms like WhatsApp and Voice-Over-Internet-Protocol (VoIP) solutions turned the he..

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2016.02.04

Econet Maintains Top Position

ECONET Wireless Zimbabwe maintained its dominance as the country's largest mobile telecoms firm during the third quarter of 2015, with 9,2 million ..

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2016.02.04

View On Migration - Protect Refugees With Mobile Banking

"Mean spirited", "inhumane" and desecrating the spirit of the Refugee Convention are some of the milder criticisms levelled at Denmark's harsh new ..

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2016.02.03

Irembo's Online Visa Payment System Eases Travel to Rwanda

By Julius Bizimungu
Travellers into the country can now pay their visa fees online after Rwanda Online introduced the payment service through its ..

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