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Kenyan regulator takes on Netflix

Netflix which entered the African market early this year has run into stiff opposition in Kenya. Representatives from the The Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) said that the company is contributing the country’s moral decline, and wants the television network...

MTN Nigeria asked to shelve new tariff plan

MTN Nigeria is feeling the heat from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and is not permitted to implement a new price plan for users. The NCC has warned MTN Nigeria that if it moves forward with the new pricing,...

Telecoms taskforce formed as poor service riles Nigerians

NIGERIA’S apex telecom regulatory agency, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has formed a taskforce to look into the quality of service offered by telecommunications companies in the country. The setting up of the task force is as a result...

Zain Kenya meets govt over ‘unfair’ mobile operator regulations

MOBILE phone service provider, Zain Kenya, and the government have begun talks with the aim of determining whether there should be a fresh review of tariffs which have spawned a price war. Local media reports quoted Zain Kenya...

Paris Mashile appointed CEO of Vunani

Former Chairman of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), Paris Mashile, has been appointed CEO of Vunani Technology Ventures, a company which specialises in offering ICT advisory and investment banking to high-growth, mid-market ICT entrepreneurs. On his...

Kenyan regulator tightens rules for telecom investment

Kenyan regulator, the Communications Commission of Kenya’s (CCK), has rolled out new regulations aimed at tightening its grip on multimillion dollar telecom deals in the country. The new directive will require owners of ICT firms to get the regulator’s...

Regulator bans telecom lotteries in Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Communication (NCC) has ordered Telecom operators to stop conducting lotteries in the country, stressing that all promotions carried out by telecom operators must be in accordance with the Guidelines on Advertisements and Promotions published by the...

Operators asked to further lower interconnection fees

South African telecoms regulator, The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) has urged mobile operators to further reduce their interconnection fees by July. The regulator has approved a new interconnection fee of 65c from July onwards and an off-peak...

ICASA announces hearings on broadcast ads and infomercials

South Africa’s communications regulator, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), has announced that it will hold public hearings on draft regulations governing advertising, infomercials and program sponsorship for broadcasting service licensees. ICASA said in a...

Nigeria sets deadline for SIM card registrations

The Vice Chairman of Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) announced a deadline for Subscribers Identity Modular (SIM) card registrations during a public in Abuja this week. He said registering SIM cards was necessary to prevent the harassment many Nigerians have...
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