Telecoms developments in Africa – April 2016

  Konza Technology Park, Kenya Konza will be a smart city, accommodating 260 000 people with an integrated urban information and communication technology (ICT) network that supports delivery of connected urban services and allows for efficient management of those services on a large scale. Specifically, a smart city framework will integrate the following four key […]

Telecoms developments in Africa – March 2016

NewTelco SA extends into Kenya The Jasco Group has expanded the presence of NewTelco South Africa into Kenya. The presence will support NewTelco’s existing customers in the region, including Six Telecoms in Tanzania. The East African ICT market is a fast growing ICT market and is attracting much foreign direct investment. NewTelco SA believes that […]

Telecoms developments in Africa – September 2015

Southern African countries to cut roaming charges Namibia, Bostwana, Zambia and Zimbabwe have agreed to a pilot project to lower mobile phone roaming charges. The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) and the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology recently hosted officials from the four countries in Windhoek to discuss the idea. It was estimated that […]