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Twitter selects Ghana for its first African presence

Social media giant, Twitter, has announced that it is making its first African presence starting with Ghana, after having shown an interest...

Africa Data Centres advances with 10MW Lagos hub construction

Africa’s largest data centre network, Africa Data Centres, has confirmed the progression of construction of its 10MW data centre in Lagos, Nigeria,...

Nigeria now hosts over 90% of State data locally

The Nigeria National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has revealed that over 90% of Federal Government data that was hosted abroad, has...

9mobile affirms support for Lagos’ Smart City initiative

Nigeria’s telecoms operator 9mobile has affirmed the company's support for the 'Smart City' initiative of the Lagos State Government.  

Nigeria’s 9mobile Initiates Free NIN Enrollment

Nigeria’s mobile operator 9mobile, has begun National Identification Number (NIN) enrollment in select Experience Centres across the country. The...

Nigeria extends NIN-SIM registrations

The government of Nigeria has extended the ongoing National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) integration exercise by 8 weeks,...

MTN Nigeria and 9Mobile consider mobile network-sharing deal

Mobile network operations MTN Nigeria and 9Mobile plan to ask for regulatory permission for a network-sharing agreement for their customers to roam...

Orange partners Côte Ouest Audiovisuel in content delivery deal for West Africa

Orange has signed a partnership deal with Côte Ouest Audiovisuel to supply network access and content delivery services in West Africa using...

Tizeti rolls out high-speed 4G broadband service in Southern Nigeria

Tizeti, West Africa’s pioneer solar-based internet service provider is rolling out its high-speed 4G LTE network in Edo State, Nigeria, as part...

ZTE deploys Mauritania’s first backbone network

China’s telecommunications giant ZTE Corporation, has announced the complete deployment of the first national backbone network in Mauritania. The...

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Millicom sells Tigo, exits African market

Millicom International Cellular, which trades as Tigo, has announced its complete exit from the African market, following the sale of its operations in...

South Africa’s Altron acquires Lawtrust for $17.2 million

South African listed company Altron Group, has announced its acquisition of cyber security firm Lawtrust, from Etion, for R245 million ($17.2 million),...

Africell, Aviat sign multi-million dollar 5G deal

Mobile operator Africell, has signed a multi-million dollar agreement with Aviat Networks for a 5G-ready end-to-end disaggregated transmission network across multiple African...

MTN Rwanda to list on Stock Exchange in May

MTN Rwanda, has announced it will list on the Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) on 4 May, following approval by the Capital Market...

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