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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Nigerian broadcaster selects Israeli satellite firm

February 23, 2015 2:55 pm1 comment
AMOS-5 satellite

LAGOS – A Nigerian satellite firm has selected an Israeli service provider to transmit top international premium channels to its viewers throughout the West African country. In a statement, Spacecom announced the AMOS-5 satellite at the 17°E prime orbital position has been chosen to transmit ConSat TV (Continental Satellite),  a […]

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