Telecom firm; MTN Uganda has announced today being the deadline and closure of registration for its 14th annual MTN Kampala Marathon. Registration is at its tail-end as participants have been given till 6p.m to ensure they participate in the biggest sporting event in Uganda. The sporting event is set to...
Huawei, leading global ICT solutions provider received two prestigious awards, “Delivering Excellence in Customer Experience” and “Best Innovation in Broadcast - Broadband Convergence” at the just wrapped up AfricaCom 2017 in Cape Town. Delivering Excellence in Customer Experience is a joint award to MTN and Huawei in recognition of the...
Telecom firm; MTN Uganda on Wednesday announced the winners of the MTN Innovation Awards 2017 at a gala dinner on hosted at the Kampala Serena Hotel where nine (9) innovations were recognized and each walked away with USD$3,000 and a plaque. MTN called for applications where they received over 250...
Leading Chinese ICT solutions provider Huawei has engaged African telecom operators on Digital Operations Transformation saying this should be geared towards creating long term strategic value both for the teleco and its customers. Speaking at the telecoms industry Operations Transformation Forum at AfricaCom in Cape Town, the company said, as...
Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom, a subsidiary of Econet Global, has partnered with Huawei, the leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, to deliver 100G upgrades to its network in South Africa. The upgrade to 100G wavelengths will take advantage of the latest DWDM technology from Huawei,...
At a glamorous award gala hosted by the Kampala Serena Hotel, Uganda's biggest telecom firm; MTN Uganda finally laid it to rest as they officially announced the winners of their 2nd annual MTN Innovation Awards - a platform through which MTN recognizes some of the most outstanding locally developed mobile...
Today, nine innovations will be recognized at the gala dinner of the MTN Innovation Awards 2017. The first ever MTN Innovation Awards were held in 2015, recognizing several developers for their products that were helping in improving the livelihoods of Ugandans where winners from each category was awarded a...
Leading global ICT solutions provider, Huawei called on telecom carriers in Africa to focus on providing customers with a great user experience to achieve new value-driven growth. Paul Michael Scanlan, CTO of Huawei’s Carrier Network Business Group made this appeal in his keynote speech at AfricaCom, the premier Pan-African technology,...
AfricaCom 2017 will be a landmark event for Nokia as it showcases how the company is shaping the future of technology to transform human experiences with effortless, simple and dependable technologies. Nokia continues to shape the future by expanding the human possibilities of technology in Africa and connecting the unconnected,...
Despite the rapid advancement in information communication technologies (ICT) globally, the vast majority of people across Africa remain either unconnected or only have access to slow internet connections. On the continent, the average broadband penetration rate sits at less than 1%, while 80% of connected households have to make do...