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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Zimbabwe mobile telcom licence cancelled

February 22, 2015 2:18 pm0 comments
Telecel Zimbabwe

HARARE – ZIMBABWE has cancelled the licence of its smallest mobile network operator over the company’s alleged failure to settle an outstanding $137,5 million (about R1.6 billion) debt Minister of Information Communications Technology, Postal and Courier Services, Supa Mandiwanzira, confirmed the cancellation of Telecel’s licence. “The ICT Ministry is canceling […]

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Africa business captains to attend CEOs forum

February 19, 2015 1:51 pm2 comments
Africa CEO Forum

JOHANNESBURG – AFRICAN business leaders will be among the more than 800 executives set to attend next month’s Africa CEO Forum in Geneva, Switzerland. Among the top African CEOs to speak at the Forum includes Systems Applications Products (SAP) Africa CEO, Pfungwa Serima, CEO and Chairman of Centum Investment Company […]

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