Category archives for: Mobile & Telecoms

Stakeholders pledge to address digital and energy divides

Huawei Vice President for Carrier Business Group, Jianjun Zhou

DURBAN – HUAWEI, the global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices, is deploying new innovations to address the digital divide as well inadequate access to energy by millions in the most remote parts of Africa. Among the solutions in place include Ultra-Rural mobile connectivity, which the Chinese firm is piloting. […]

Africa urged to endorse Zimbabwean Zavazava bid for top ITU post

Zimbabwe's ICT expert, Dr Cosmos Zavazava vying for the top United Nations director's post at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Picture, Savious Kwinika, CAJ News

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Durban, South Africa DURBAN, (CAJ News) – NEIGHBOURING South Africa is rallying the global community to support the candidature of Zimbabwean telecommunications and information communication technology (ICT) expert, Dr Cosmos Zavazava, for the post of director for Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT). BDT is most powerful development arm wing of the International […]

MTN denies alleged financial impropriety in Nigeria


by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – THE MTN Group has applied to the Federal High Court of Nigeria in a bid to secure its assets in the country, which is its biggest market. The application for injunctive relief from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Attorney General (AG) comes amid alleged improper dividend repatriations claims […]

Liquid Telecom link connects Africa from Cape to Cairo

Liquid Telecom CEO,  Reshaad Sha, photo by Savious Kwinika, CAJ News

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Durban, South Africa DURBAN, (CAJ News) – LIQUID Telecom, the leading Pan- Africa’s telecommunications company, is set to connect the entire continent through a land-based communication link between Cape Town and Cairo, the South African and Egyptian cities respectively. Reshaad Sha, Liquid Telecom Chief Executive Officer, made the announcement on Monday […]

New EcoCash solution enhances Zimbabwe financial inclusion

ECO-CASH Savings Club

From MERCY MUJURU in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – ECO-CASH, the mobile payment solution, and Mastercard have announced the launch of EcoCash Scan and Pay, set to reduce cash usage and increase digital financial inclusion in Zimbabwe. EcoCash Scan & Pay is described as a simple, secure and instant mobile solution for consumers and […]

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