Telecoms – In brief


- Microsoft just introduced the Nokia 216 and Nokia 216 Dual SIM, two new feature phones that keep you entertained with apps and games, and are great for capturing and sharing selfies and photos day or night. Nokia 216 and Nokia 216 Dual SIM will become available in November, starting from approximately USD 34 in Kenya, USD 35 in Uganda, USD 35 in Tanzania and USD 31 in Ghana. Featuring two cameras with LED flash, the internet-enabled Nokia 216 and Nokia 216 Dual SIM are great feature phones for capturing and sharing special moments. You can find apps and games in the Opera Mobile Store, and download one free Gameloft game every month for a year, and enjoy popular titles like GT Racing and Little Big City.

- The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said it realised NGN 47 billion from the sale of spectrum to telecom operators in the country. Read the full article in Telecompaper here: