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  • MWC 2015

    Top African and Global leaders set to attend MWC 2015

    February 26, 2015 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off on Top African and Global leaders set to attend MWC 2015

    Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC) is set to commence from 2-5 March 2015. IT News Africa will be in attendance at the event. MWC will be hosting top level C-Level professionals from Africa, as well as from across the globe. The mobile communications revolution...

  • South African Minister of Communications Yunus Carrim (image: SA Dept. of Communications)

    Communications Ministers need to cooperate – SA Minister

    February 28, 2014 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Communications Ministers need to cooperate – SA Minister

    During the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, South African Minister of Communications Yunus Carrim detailed the nation’s plans as contained in the National Broadband Policy and Strategy, highlighting the progress made. “The Communications...

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    In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2014

    February 26, 2014 • Features, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2014

    With all the major mobile manufacturers including Samsung, Nokia and LG in attendance, the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is in full swing. But MWC 2014 is not just about mobile manufacturers, the event attracts virtually every major company...

  • The GSMA Mobile World Congress 2014 will be held in Barcelona. Nigeria's Terragon Group will be represented. (Image source: Google/afr.com)

    Why Nigeria’s Terragon is excited about Barcelona

    February 2, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Why Nigeria’s Terragon is excited about Barcelona

    Terragon Group, a leading New Media Company based in Nigeria, is billed to have an exhibition at the upcoming Global Systems Mobile Association (GSMA) Mobile World Congress holding in Barcelona, Spain from the 24th to the 27th of February 2013. Terragon would...

  • In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2013

    March 4, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on In Pictures: Mobile World Congress 2013

    Mobile World Congress recently concluded in Barcelona, Spain, where the world’s biggest players in the mobile space come together annually to show off their latest innovations, deliver keynote speeches and launch new products. IT News Africa attended the...

  • Ogilvy & Mather’s Strike Media acquisition

    March 1, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Ogilvy & Mather’s Strike Media acquisition

    At the 2013 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Ogilvy & Mather announced that it has taken a significant step forward in developing its South African mobile marketing capability by acquiring a majority share in South African mobile marketing company,...

  • Mobile World Congress officially underway

    February 25, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Mobile World Congress officially underway

    The annual Mobile World Congress has officially kicked off in Barcelona and aims to unite the brightest minds in the mobile and wireless industry. In the opening address, the point was made that while the industry has taken some positive steps, more needs...

  • IT News Africa to attend Mobile World Congress

    February 22, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on IT News Africa to attend Mobile World Congress

    The biggest mobile showcase in Europe will once again kick off in Barcelona, Spain on 25 February, and IT News Africa will be there to cover all the news, events and keynotes. Mobile World Congress (MWC) brings together some of the world’s biggest industry...

  • Etisalat scoops three awards in Barcelona

    March 5, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    The Etisalat Group, United Arab Emirates (UAE) based telecommunications operators, walked away with three GSM Association (GSMA) Global Mobile Awards at last week’s Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona, Spain. The awards are regarded as the...

  • Minister wants understanding ahead of SIM termination

    February 29, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Minister wants understanding ahead of SIM termination

    Haruna Idrissu, Ghana’s Minister of Communications, has given directives to the National Communications Authority (NCA) to engage telecom companies before the termination of all unregistered SIM cards this week. Idrissu spoke at the Mobile World Congress...

  • Ericsson and MTN partnership boosts m-wallet

    February 28, 2012 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Ericsson and MTN partnership boosts m-wallet

    Ericsson, leading telecommunications company, and MTN, Africa’s largest telecom operator, announced a strategic new partnership to boost m-wallet services in Africa and the Middle East. Announced at the Mobile World Conference in Barcelona, Spain on Monday,...