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Econet, Netone Sign An Infrastructure Sharing Pact

Earlier on the proposal of not duplicating infrastructure, and share what was available was point-blank rejected by our local mobile network operators (MNOs) who viewed...

POTRAZ Will Continue Reviewing Telecoms Tariffs

Zimbabwe’s telecoms regulator, the Postal and Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) says it will continue reviewing tariffs in line with cost movements and...

MTN Files Application for Listing With SEC, NSE

MTN Group Plc has filed an application for public listing with the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Nigerian Stock Exchange. The company applied for...

Zimbabwe: Are MNOs Really Overcharging? . . . Evidence May Not be What Customers Want to Hear

It is not every day that you see an industry regulator defending the prices of products and services offered by industry players that it regulates. But this is exactly...

MTN Appoints Mcebisi Jonas S.A’s Former Deputy Finance Minister as Chairman-Designate

South Africa's Former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas

Don’t Tempt Us To Invite MTN Says Energy Mutodi in Response to Data Tariff Adjustment

Deputy Minister of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Services, Energy Mutodi

Data Tariffs Soar As Crisis Bites

Mobile network operators became the latest sector to increase prices for their products with an upward adjustment of tariffs for broadband services following the...

Houlin Zhao, secretary-general of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Houlin Zhao, secretary-general of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

U.N. Telecoms Chief Houlin Zhao Says Huawei Allegations Driven by Politics Not Evidence

U.S. security concerns about 5G mobile networks built by Chinese telecoms giant Huawei appear to be driven by politics and trade rather than any evidence, the head of...

MTN Rolls-out “World-First” WhatsApp Airtime Top-up Service

MTN Rolls-out “World-First” WhatsApp Airtime Top-up Service

WhatsApp is extremely popular in messaging app used in Africa and it is not surprise that we shall see several 3rd party services crop out around it. MTN has launched a...

TelOne, NetOne to be Privatised

TelOne, NetOne to be Privatised

Government has intensified efforts to partially privatise telecommunication companies Telone and NetOne and is offering the two entities to potential investors as a...