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  • Jakaya kikwete

    Tanzanian authorities set to move on Mobile Number Portability

    December 17, 2013 • East Africa, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Tanzanian authorities set to move on Mobile Number Portability

    From Dar es Salaam, The Tanzania Communication Regulatory Authority (TCRA) is reported to be upbeat about plans to introduce Mobile Number Portability (MNP) into the country. Regional media have said that TCRA Director General Professor John Nkoma affirmed...

  • Top 10 most popular stories of the week

    April 26, 2013 • Top StoriesComments Off on Top 10 most popular stories of the week

    This week has been dominated by the release of product and commentary from spokespeople about the state of the market in Africa, particularly from South Africa and particularly from the likes of consumer electronics company Samsung and its release of the...

  • Nigeria gets mobile number portability

    April 23, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Nigeria gets mobile number portability

    Nigerian mobile phone users will for the first time be able to port their mobile phone numbers to a different network without losing their current number. Nigeria’s mobile phone market has been at the receiving end of constant complaints about Quality of...

  • Airtel Nigeria declares readiness for MNP

    April 22, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Airtel Nigeria declares readiness for MNP

    Telecommunications Services provider Airtel Nigeria has declared its readiness to absorb the influx of requests from consumers who wish to port to its network as the long anticipated Mobile Number Portability (MNP) for GSM operators in Nigeria finally takes...

  • Airtel Nigeria secures exclusive deal with WhatsApp Inc.

    April 8, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Airtel Nigeria secures exclusive deal with WhatsApp Inc.

    Established telecoms services provider, Airtel Nigeria has introduced “WhatsApp” data application packages to its subscribers. This follows a cross-promotion agreement with “WhatsApp Inc.” which gives Airtel Nigeria the exclusive right to launch...

  • Airtel Nigeria signals intent to compete in MNP

    March 20, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Airtel Nigeria signals intent to compete in MNP

    Telecommunications Services Provider, Airtel Nigeria has unveiled a new campaign to signal its readiness for Mobile Number Portability (MNP). Speaking at a press conference to unveil the new campaign in Lagos, the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director...

  • Nigeria: Telecommunications regulator steps in with new MNP conditions

    February 22, 2013 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (1)

    In Nigeria, telecommunication authorities have announced a new set of conditions for Mobile Number Portability (MNP).   The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said that “subscribers who apply to port their numbers will be required to swap...

  • MTN Nigeria says its ready for MNP

    January 29, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on MTN Nigeria says its ready for MNP

    Nigerian telecommunications operator, MTN Nigeria, announced this week that it was prepared to begin implementation of Mobile Number Portability (MNP) as part of requests made by the telecom regulator in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission...

  • Nigeria’s regulator to start MNP trials

    December 5, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Nigeria’s regulator to start MNP trials

    Nigeria’s regulator the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) announced on Wednesday that it will begin testing on Mobile Number Portability (MNP) before the end of the year. The move is expected to empower customers and force telecommunication operators...