Emerging technologies: New revenue opportunities for African telcos

November 10, 2017 10:21 am1 comment
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By MARIAM ABDULLAHI ALTHOUGH Africa’s largest telco operators are generally showing growth in their customer bases, it is public knowledge that revenue growth has somewhat stalled to as little as 1 percent year on year. This means that despite attracting an increased number of customers, the amount each of these […]

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Internet lifeline for remote African zones

November 9, 2017 7:16 am0 comments
Internet lifeline for remote African zones

From MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – DENSELY populated African urban areas as well as remote and sparsely populated regions without access to fibre have  received a major boost with the introduction of a cost-effective broadband solution. Huawei, the global information and communications technology service provider, has introduced the service called WTTx. It is based on […]

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Ambition, partnership key to driving smart city adoption

October 31, 2017 7:53 am0 comments
Edwin Diender  Vice President, Government & Public Utility Sector,Huawei Enterprise Business Group

By EDWIN DIENDER Vice President, Government & Public Utility Sector,Huawei Enterprise Business Group DESPITE negative perceptions around the rise in use of automation, artificial intelligence and other technologies, innovative implementation of ICT can not only improve the quality of life across a broad range of factors, but also improve workforce […]

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