19 Feb 2021
Despite continued progress in the expansion of mobile service and Internet connectivity, 50 per cent of Africans (680 million people) did not use mobile phone in 2019 while about 75 per cent or 950 million...
20 May 2020
The Global System for Mobile telecommunications Association (GSMA), is worried about the slow pace of Internet connections in Africa.
15 Jan 2020
When you look at all the stakeholders in the industry, I mean the regulator, consumers, the objective of government in terms of broadband and the digital economy, expectations of government regarding the development...
13 Dec 2019
The Global System for Mobile telecommunications Services (GSMA) has expressed serious concern over the proposed nine per cent Communication Service Tax (CST) in Nigeria, currently under consideration by the National Assembly.
18 Jul 2019
Between now and 2025, Nigeria and Ethiopia are two countries in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), expected to drive new telecommunications subscribers' growth in the region.
19 Apr 2019
West Africa’s mobile ecosystem generated more than $50 billion in economic value last year – equivalent to 8.7 per cent of the region’s GDP1, according to a new GSMA study.
17 Apr 2019
West Africa’s mobile ecosystem generated more than $50 billion in economic value in 2018, equivalent to 8.7 per cent of the region’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to the Global System Mobile Communications Association (GSMA). This statistics, released yesterday at the on-going ‘Mobile 360 – West Africa’ event, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, was contained in…
31 Jul 2016
More facts emerged yesterday, on reasons behind South Africa’s telecommunications firm, MTN’s decision to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), by 2017.