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Mohamed Abdel Bassit Appointed as Liquid Telecom’s New Regional CEO for Middle East and West Africa (MEWA)

Liquid Telecom announced that it has appointed Mohamed Abdel Bassit its new Regional Chief Executive for the Middle East and West Africa (MEWA), effective...

Now You Can Send Money Across all Networks Including MTN Rwanda and Safaricom MPesa

MTN Uganda has today announced that it has completed (the final) Phase 3 which has seen UTL being switched on, making MTN the first telco in Uganda to fully comply with...

Kenya’s Mobile Phone Penetration Surpasses 100% Mark

Kenya’s mobile phone penetration crested the 100 per cent mark, says the Communications Authority of Kenya. It joins Morocco, Namibia and Tunisia, the only countries...

iflix Confirms Sale of Kwesé iflix to Econet

iflix, the leading entertainment service for emerging markets, is pleased to confirm the sale of the rest of its African business to Econet Global Limited. iflix first...

M-Pesa Gears up for 1,200 Transactions Every Second

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore has said the telco is expanding its M-Pesa systems to take 1,200 transactions per second. In a statement, he attributed the recent outage...

Africa’s must-do, can-do decade

By Li Yong, Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation  Since 2000 the continent of Africa has recorded impressive rates of economic...

Natalie Jabangwe-Morris: Leadership behind Africa’s leading mobile money transfer service provider

By Special Correspondent Her business acumen and technology background set the stage for her current role at the leadership helm  of Ecocash . She was among the 26...

Africa, Europe collaborate in space science and technology

By Byron Mutingwende   Africa and Europe are collaborating in space science and technology in pursuit of addressing the growing needs of African countries to access...

Moto Republik: Another First by Magamba Network

By Kudzayi Zvinavashe Ever looked up how cool Google offices are and lost yourself imagining how awesome it would working there? Well Magamba Network and its partners is...