Archive for February, 2015

Scheme to address East Africa ICT skills divide

February 26, 2015 9:34 am1 comment
East AfricaCom

NAIROBI – ORGANISERS of this year’s East AfricaCom are recruiting mentors ahead of the launch of the event’s inaugural Mentorship Programme aimed at addressing the business skills gap and quality of engagement between the region’s brightest start-up talents and the telecommunications sector’s greatest minds. The programme will be among the […]

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MTN showcases FrontRow offering

9:30 am0 comments
Larry Annetts, Chief Marketing Officer: MTN South Africa

JOHANNESBURG – MTN South Africa has showcased its FrontRow offering at its headquarters in Johannesburg. Larry Annetts, Chief Marketing Officer: MTN South Africa, says there are a number of factors that sets the video on demand (VOD) offering apart from other similar products in the market. With FrontRow, subscribers can link […]

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Vodacom, Tigo in Tanzania mobile money partnership

February 25, 2015 2:48 pm1 comment
TiGo Tanzania's TiGo Pesa

DAR ES SALAAM – MILLIONS of M-Pesa and Tigo Pesa customers in Tanzania will soon be able to send and receive money directly into each other’s e-wallets. This follows the signing of a mobile money interoperability agreement between Tigo and Vodacom, the mobile network operators. Rene Meza, Vodacom Tanzania’s Managing Director […]

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