African telcos to discuss investment at London event

Leaders from Africa's biggest telecommunications investment companies ... as well as on strengthening their networks by migrating from 3G to 4G LTE-based services. Mobile tower operators are also investing heavily, while submarine and terrestrial cable ... ( read original story ...)

Africa: Mobile Subscriptions Hits 1 Billion Soon

DESPITE on-going economic challenges and some tricky regulatory issues, Africa is fast approaching the 1 billion mobile subscriptions landmark. The continued rollout of 3G and 4G networks, as well as an influx of low-cost smartphones, is changing the face ... ( read original story ...)