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Airtel, Samsung, Singtel to launch African app challenge

Bharti Airtel has launched an application challenge for startup developers under a plan to the ‘next big app developers’ into the mobile telephony group. The challenge – a partnership between Bharti Airtel, Singaporean Telecommunications Company (Singtel) and smartphone company Samsung – seeks to attract developers in Africa and Asia who will partner with the companies […]

Meet Nkemadu: ‘Animal doctor’ and new NCC spokesman

Huawei lands 45% of managed services business of African telcos

Huawei, the Chinese equipment supplier says it has gained over 45% of managed services business of telecoms companies across Africa. Managed services, the outsourcing model widely used by telcos and Communications Service Providers (CSP) in Africa has seen an average growth of 52 percent from 2012-2014, the Chinese company says. Huawei says it “is currently […]

Meet Nkemadu: ‘Animal doctor’ and new NCC spokesman

MTN Group CEO says resolution in ‘next few days’ in sanction impasse as affected operators incur N10m daily penalty

MTN Group CEO and President, Sifiso Dabengwa is hopeful of a resolution within “the next few days” in the face-off between four sanctioned GSM network operators and the telecoms regulator over a N1.17 billion service quality fine in Nigeria. Dabengwa told Technology Times in an exclusive Friday in Lagos that talks are underway between both […]

Google to ‘mine data’ from $2.6b Looker deal