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Continue Reading World’s First 4G Phone can now take your temperature

World’s First 4G Phone can now take your temperature

According to Check Point Software, 27% of companies worldwide have suffered attacks on their mobile devices, showing a clear upward trend of sixth generation attacks

Continue Reading Mobile adware: the silent plague with no origin

Mobile adware: the silent plague with no origin

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Continue Reading Telkom customers in Kenya to access telemedicine services via their phones

Telkom customers in Kenya to access telemedicine services via their phones

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Continue Reading CBiIL’s SAP technology empowers Nigerian Farmers

CBiIL’s SAP technology empowers Nigerian Farmers

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Continue Reading Safaricom and Visa gang up to boost cashless payments

Safaricom and Visa gang up to boost cashless payments

Tigo Pesa customers can now send and receive money from M-PESA in Kenya, MTN in Uganda, Airtel and MTN in Rwanda

Continue Reading Tigo Tanzania simplifies mobile money services across the East Africa region

Tigo Tanzania simplifies mobile money services across the East Africa region

Initiative builds on current efforts to disseminate health messages through the joint WHO-ITU BeHe@lthy BeMobile initiative

Continue Reading Unleashing information technology to defeat COVID-19

Unleashing information technology to defeat COVID-19

Safaricom users can now use their free talking points dubbed ‘Bonga Points’ to pay for essential goods and services

Continue Reading Safaricom users to pay for goods and services using Bonga Points

Safaricom users to pay for goods and services using Bonga Points

Mobile penetration in Kenya has hit 114.8 per cent, this is according to the latest quarterly statistical report by the Communication Authority (CA).

Continue Reading Voice calls in Kenya drops even as mobile penetration grows to 115% – CA

Voice calls in Kenya drops even as mobile penetration grows to 115% – CA

Zeepay becomes first non-bank institution to secure mobile money license

Continue Reading Zeepay becomes first non-bank institution to secure mobile money license

Zeepay becomes first non-bank institution to secure mobile money license

Access to ebooks for children and students via the Opera Mini browser during the coronavirus outbreak. 

Continue Reading Covid-19 lockdown: Opera, Worldreader provides e-books for children

Covid-19 lockdown: Opera, Worldreader provides e-books for children

This easy-to-use messaging service has the potential to reach 2 billion people and enables WHO to get information directly into the hands of the people that need it

Continue Reading WHO Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts to billions via WhatsApp

WHO Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts to billions via WhatsApp

Data gathered by Learnbonds.com indicates that downloads for video conferencing and online meetings platform Zoom dramatically increased by 1,270% between February 22 and March 22. The spike in downloads is due to many people working from home as a result of the Coronavirus.

Continue Reading ZOOM Downloads Increase 1,270% from Employers Working from Home

ZOOM Downloads Increase 1,270% from Employers Working from Home

This easy-to-use messaging service has the potential to reach 2 billion people and enables WHO to get information directly into the hands of the people that need it

Continue Reading World Health Organization (WHO) Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts to billions via WhatsApp

World Health Organization (WHO) Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts to billions via WhatsApp

Samsung has introduced Galaxy S20, a new camera architecture that will change the way consumers capture and experience their world

Continue Reading Samsung launches Galaxy S20 series in Kenya

Samsung launches Galaxy S20 series in Kenya

CAMON 12, SPARK 4 and SPARK Air smartphones

Continue Reading Techno Mobile officially launched in South Africa

Techno Mobile officially launched in South Africa

CAMON 12, SPARK 4 and SPARK Air smartphones

Continue Reading TECNO Mobile officially launched in South Africa

TECNO Mobile officially launched in South Africa

KaiOS Technologies, maker of KaiOS, the leading mobile operating system for smart feature phones, and Mozilla, developer of one of the world’s leading web browsers, announced a partnership to enhance the Gecko engine for KaiOS, enabling a more diverse and open mobile internet for users around the world. 

Continue Reading KaiOS Technologies and Mozilla Partner to Enable a Healthy Mobile Internet for Everyone

KaiOS Technologies and Mozilla Partner to Enable a Healthy Mobile Internet for Everyone

Once the new generation of this super high definition smartphones put into batch production in 2020, it will trigger the battle of camera pixel amongest the smartphone industry, says Tecno Mobile.

Continue Reading Leading Global media: the smartphone industry is embracing a brand-new high pixel era in 2020s

Leading Global media: the smartphone industry is embracing a brand-new high pixel era in 2020s

Standard Chartered and MTN Zambia have announced a partnership to reward clients who open a digital bank account with free data by leveraging on MTN Zambia’s customer management platform called Infinity.

Continue Reading StanChart and MTN Zambia Partner on Zambia’s first digital bank

StanChart and MTN Zambia Partner on Zambia’s first digital bank

In line with the country’s commemoration of its 63rd Independence Day celebrations, telecom operator AirtelTigo is giving Ghanaians another reason to rejoice with “It’s Time for Freedom” Offer on Friday, 6th March 2020.


Continue Reading AirtelTigo congratulates Ghana and gives customers ‘free calls’ from 6am to 6pm

AirtelTigo congratulates Ghana and gives customers ‘free calls’ from 6am to 6pm

MTN Zambia has reiterated its commitment to bring the benefits of a modern connected life to its customers by introducing a wide range of new and exciting digital products and services for 2020.


Continue Reading MTN Zambia unveils new digital products and services

MTN Zambia unveils new digital products and services

Safaricom Plc has today unveiled revamped PostPay plans that will offer customers bundled voice, data and SMS with no expiry.

Continue Reading Safaricom unveils no-expiry PostPay plans

Safaricom unveils no-expiry PostPay plans

Gozem and MTN Benin announce a Zero-Rating partnership that allows MTN subscribers to use the Gozem app without consuming their internet data package.

Continue Reading Gozem, MTN Benin announce zero-rating partnership

Gozem, MTN Benin announce zero-rating partnership

MTN’s effort in increasing security measures and introducing high tech solutions and on the ground strategies to prevent battery theft and vandalism at cell tower base stations is starting to see success with as many as 143 batteries, worth R1.2 million, recovered in January 2020. 

Continue Reading Fightback against cell battery theft gathers pace

Fightback against cell battery theft gathers pace

According to the new Cisco Annual Internet Report, 5G will support more than 10% of the world’s mobile connections by 2023. 

Continue Reading 5G to Support More Than 10% of Global Mobile Connections by 2023

5G to Support More Than 10% of Global Mobile Connections by 2023

Safaricom has announced the introduction of SIM cards with the 0110 and 0111 prefixes, targeting two million new subscribers.

Continue Reading Safaricom rolls out new prefixes targeting new two million users

Safaricom rolls out new prefixes targeting new two million users

MTN recently produced DefBars, a bespoke music track using SASL for the hard-of-hearing and/or deaf community. 

Continue Reading MTN drives acknowledgment and inclusivity of the deaf community with bespoke music tracks

MTN drives acknowledgment and inclusivity of the deaf community with bespoke music tracks

MTN Rwanda has announced that it will phase out the sale and distribution of physical airtime vouchers.

Continue Reading MTN Rwanda Fully Digitizes Airtime Top Up Process

MTN Rwanda Fully Digitizes Airtime Top Up Process

Airtel Networks Zambia Plc has introduced non expiry bundles and slashed the data Pay As You Go (PAYG) rate.


Continue Reading Airtel Slashes data PAYG rate and introduces Non Expiry Bundles

Airtel Slashes data PAYG rate and introduces Non Expiry Bundles

Samsung Nigeria has unveiled the Galaxy A71 and Galaxy A51, the latest additions to the popular Galaxy A Series, as well as the Galaxy Note10 Lite.

Continue Reading Samsung LaunchesThree Value–Packed Devices in Lagos

Samsung LaunchesThree Value–Packed Devices in Lagos

Technology firm Samsung has partnered Safaricom and M-Kopa to roll out a Pay-As-You-Go mobile phone solution in Kenya.

Continue Reading Samsung, Safaricom and M-Kopa partner to roll out Pay-as-You Go mobile phone plan

Samsung, Safaricom and M-Kopa partner to roll out Pay-as-You Go mobile phone plan

9mobile has reaffirmed its commitment to a superior experience for its esteemed customers with the launch of ‘Enin’, a personal digital customer assistant on the 9mobile network.

Continue Reading 9mobile launches Enin, first Artificial Intelligence personal digital customer assistant

9mobile launches Enin, first Artificial Intelligence personal digital customer assistant

Following MTN SA CEO Godfrey Motsa’s promise to customers last year, MTN has delivered on its commitment to the growing number or TikTok users in South Africa by launching customised MTN TikTok data bundles, available to all prepaid customers on *136*2# from as little as R5 for a 100MB daily bundle.

Continue Reading MTN launches TikTok data bundles for prepaid customers

MTN launches TikTok data bundles for prepaid customers

MTN Zambia has launched a new range of non-expiry mobile data bundles dubbed Freedom bundles.

Continue Reading MTN Zambia launches non expiry data bundles

MTN Zambia launches non expiry data bundles

MTN’s ongoing investment in optomising its network continues to yield the best experience for the increasing number of customers who are opting to use smartphones. This was confirmed in an independent report that once again found MTN to be the best mobile network in South Africa in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Continue Reading MTN network once again voted best mobile network in a row by an independent test

MTN network once again voted best mobile network in a row by an independent test

Safaricom has launched an eight week Lipa Na M-PESA promotion that will reward both customers and merchants for making and receiving payments through the service. Buyers 

Continue Reading Safaricom launches new Lipa Na M-PESA promotion

Safaricom launches new Lipa Na M-PESA promotion

Smartphone giant Vivo has partnered with OPPO and Xiaomi to bring an innovative new wireless file transfer system to consumers around the world.

Continue Reading Vivo, OPPO and Xiaomi Partner to Bring New Wireless File Transfer System to Consumers

Vivo, OPPO and Xiaomi Partner to Bring New Wireless File Transfer System to Consumers

MTN Cameroon, the leading company in the telecommunications sector in Cameroon, has been awarded the GSMA Mobile Money certification.

Continue Reading MTN Cameroon becomes 1st Operator in CEMAC to receive GSMA Mobile Money Certification

MTN Cameroon becomes 1st Operator in CEMAC to receive GSMA Mobile Money Certification

Korba, a leading Ghanaian Fintech brand owned and operated by Halges Financial Technologies Ltd, has launched an all inclusive and innovative shortcode that allows users to transfer funds, pay bills, purchase airtime, data bundles among others.

Continue Reading Korba launches all inclusive *365# shortcode

Korba launches all inclusive *365# shortcode

MTN Ghana has recognised and honored some distinguished individuals and corporate institutions for their significant contributions in diverse ways in championing the case lite agenda through MTN Mobile Money in Ghana over a decade.

Continue Reading MTN Ghana honors stakeholders to climax MoMo @ 10 Anniversary Celebrations

MTN Ghana honors stakeholders to climax MoMo @ 10 Anniversary Celebrations

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has today announced the availability of  the Nokia 2.3 in Kenya – making it the first market that the phone is on sale – after its global launch in Cairo on 5th December.

Continue Reading Next generation Nokia 2.3 now available in Kenya

Next generation Nokia 2.3 now available in Kenya

Truecaller today released findings from its Truecaller Insights report, a look into the top 20 countries affected by both spam SMS and calls in 2019. 

Continue Reading Truecaller Insights reveals the world’s most spam-plagued countries

Truecaller Insights reveals the world’s most spam-plagued countries

Safaricom and the Postal Corporation of Kenya have announced a partnership around the MPost service, with a goal of rolling out digital Post Office Boxes to more than 5 million additional customers across the country.

Continue Reading Safaricom, Postal Corporation partner for 5 million digital P.O. boxes

Safaricom, Postal Corporation partner for 5 million digital P.O. boxes

Safaricom Plc this week piggybacked on the Twitter hashtag #TwaTwa to assure its over 31 million subscribers of no future network outages, after several interruptions starting Saturday.

Continue Reading Safaricom risks CA penalty over network outages

Safaricom risks CA penalty over network outages

Mascom Wireless Botswana is taking big strides as it readies for the launch of 5G technologies.

Continue Reading Mascom readies for 5G with 4.5 WTTX services launch

Mascom readies for 5G with 4.5 WTTX services launch

Ericsson expects the global number of 5G subscriptions to top 2.6 billion within the next six years, driven by sustained momentum and a rapidly developing 5G ecosystem. 

Continue Reading Ericsson Mobility Report: 5G subscriptions to top 2.6 billion by end of 2025

Ericsson Mobility Report: 5G subscriptions to top 2.6 billion by end of 2025

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold, a new foldable device, has been well received in the Kenyan Market.

Continue Reading Samsung Galaxy Fold a hit in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy Fold a hit in Kenya

With prices as low as USD$50, Ghanaian Smartphone lovers can now get for themselves brand new 4G and 3G entry level smartphones that run on the android Go Operating System.

Continue Reading MTN Ghana unveils iPro Amber 5S and iPro amber 5S Pro smartphones

MTN Ghana unveils iPro Amber 5S and iPro amber 5S Pro smartphones

Huawei has introduced HUAWEI Y9s, a mid-range smartphone in the Kenyan market that will be retailing at Sh31,999.

Continue Reading Huawei Y9s launches Kenya

Huawei Y9s launches Kenya