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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Nigeria ICT deal wins global accolade in UK

February 24, 2015 7:15 am0 comments
etisalat logo

LAGOS – A LOCAL mobile network operator reported it had emerged the winner of the African Telecoms Deal of the 2014 at a just-ended awards ceremony in the United Kingdom. Etisalat said it had been accorded the accolade at the 2014 IJ Global Europe & Africa Award (Euromoney/Project Finance Magazine […]

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PRODUCT REVIEW: BlackBerry Z3

February 23, 2015 11:16 am0 comments
BlackBerry Z3

JOHANNESBURG – DURING a recent financial results presentation in Johannesburg, a chief executive officer of a leading mobile network operator remarked that while BlackBerry had taken a battering in the international markets, the smartphone maker has defied the odds in South Africa, where it remains a highly-valued brand. The introduction into […]

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