English Issue Archives

  • O3B starts operations in Africa and launches second constellation which will cover more countries
  • 2014 may be the year Africa’s mobile operators start operating VoD platforms – This week Glo Nigeria joins the party
  • Africa’s Untold Universal Service Agency Story – Reaching the parts others don’t reach
  • Nigeria’s bitflux to launch an LTE-A local access wholesale network on open access principles
  • Volo Broadband targets operators wanting to reach edge-of-network data markets in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • TV White Spaces comes under fire as number of African pilots grows
  • MTN Play Côte d’Ivoire getting "5,000 video views a month”: Broadband access is not an issue anymore
  • Satellite in Africa – Huge opportunities but it’s time for some disruptive business models
  • Rotten Wi-Fi – Driving better quality and speed in Wi-Fi hot-spots and 3G in Africa through getting consumer information
  • Africa’s transactional Internet will become an everyday experience – eBay-owned Gumtree gets 3-5 million uniques a month in South Africa
  • Cameroon gets itself into a dead end in the transition to 4G ' Granting a 3G monopoly is not the answer to the question
  • Speeding up the future - A strategy for Africa’s data future where Internet is widespread and prices are much lower
  • David takes on Goliath: South Africas Posix to offer Fibre-To-The-Home ahead of the big gorillas
  • LTE launched in Cote d’Ivoire by YooMee, more countries to follow
  • Naspers-owned comparison website and mobile app Price Check signs branded deal with MTN in South Africa and will sign another deal in Nigeria
  • OpenBTS 4.0 offers new opportunities for Africa’s mobile operators – Targeting remote locations and the transition to IP
  • Alliance For Affordable Internet wants to get Internet prices down to 5% of per capita income or below, focused on several African countries
  • Unbundling the sacred SIM identity – Movirtu creates a service offering soft phone and low cost international dialling with your mobile number
  • Ugandan mobile operator outsourcing company grows its revenues – Latest offer is fast market data intelligence
  • Central African Ministers sign Brazzaville Agreement, committing to Open Access but key signatories missing