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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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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