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MainOne says cable system will land in Senegal in September, Cote d'Ivoire in October

Published 30 Aug 2019 11:13 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Senegal

MainOne has confirmed the scheduled landing of the MainOne submarine cable systems in Senegal in September and Cote d'Ivoire in October, reports CommunicationsWeek. The Cable ...

Rocket Remit launches mobile money transfer to Zambia and Cote d'Ivoire

Published 16 Aug 2019 09:42 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Zambia

Australian fintech mobile remittance pioneer mHITs has announced that its Australian mobile remittance service Rocket Remit has expanded its mobile money transfer service to ...

Cote d'Ivoire mobile market sees 9.6% revenue drop in Q1

Published 09 Jul 2019 18:13 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

The combined revenues reported by Cote d'Ivoire's three mobile network operators fell to XOF 209 billion in the first three months of the year, according to the latest ...

Vodacom sells business operations in 5 markets, partners with local buyers

Published 21 Jun 2019 09:35 CET | Angola, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Zambia

Vodacom Group has announced a strategic repositioning of its Vodacom Business Africa operations. The company is selling off the activities and instead partnering with local ...

Ivorian broadcaster SIDT selects SES to accelerate digital migration

Published 28 May 2019 09:57 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Cote d'Ivoire's public broadcasting company, Societe Ivoirienne de Telediffusion (SIDT), has selected SES as its digital partner to meet the country's 2020 deadline for ...

TNT Sat Africa to launch services in Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea

Published 08 May 2019 08:30 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea

Mali-based television operator TNT Sat Africa will launch its services in Cote d'Ivoire and Guinea, reports Nextvame. The company has just obtained approval and will be able ...

Sierra Leone signs free roaming MoU with Guinea, Liberia and Cote d'Ivoire

Published 01 May 2019 15:14 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone's National Telecommunications Commission (NATCOM) has signed an MOU with telecommunications regulatory heads from Liberia, Guinea and Cote d'Ivoire, aimed at ...

MainOne plans to build data centre in Cote D'Ivoire

Published 29 Apr 2019 08:43 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MainOne has announced that it is on schedule to land fibre cable and launch services in Abidjan by October, following the issuance of a submarine cable landing licence by the ...

Cote D'Ivoire joins GSMA efforts to fight stolen handsets

Published 16 Apr 2019 16:18 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

The GSMA said it has joined forces with Cote d'Ivoire's mobile industry to support a new initiative to guard against the use of stolen devices. The scheme forms part of the ...

Orange Ivory Coast partners with RTI on mobile TV service

Published 26 Mar 2019 09:46 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Orange Ivory Coast has partnered with the Radiodiffusion Television Ivoirienne (RTI) for the promotion of digital local content, Nextvame reported. Customers will be able to ...

Ivory Coast's IDP transitions to DTT with GatesAir

Published 01 Mar 2019 10:17 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Initially, IDT is broadcasting six free-to-air channels: Rti 1, Rti2, Nci, A+ Ivoire, 7Info and Lite TV. The equipment contract for phase one includes 21 GatesAir Maxiva ...

Digital Afrique Telecom launches smart ticketing for Abidjan buses

Published 11 Feb 2019 11:15 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Digital Afrique Telecom (DAT) has announced the launch of a smart card and ticketing system to enable Ivorian public transport users to board over 700 buses every day using ...

Ivory Coast says DTT to begin in February

Published 05 Feb 2019 09:49 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Ivory Coast says digital terrestrial television (DTT) will start in February with the Abidjan region, Africandailyvoice reported. The definitive launch of DTT is expected for ...

Konnect Africa launches internet, Wi-Fi services in Cote d'Ivoire.

Published 15 Jan 2019 20:36 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Konnect Africa has announced the launch of its internet access offers in Cote d'Ivoire, for both individuals and professionals, particularly outside major cities, where no ...

Orange opens digital training and coding academy in Cote d'Ivoire

Published 07 Jan 2019 10:48 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

The Orange Digital Academy has been officially opened in Cote d'Ivoire with the start of its first campaign for applications. Orange said that the new school will offer ...

Ivory Coast says DTT will become effective by end December

Published 21 Dec 2018 14:52 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

The Ivorian government announced that the availability of the DTT signal will be effective by the end of December, reports Nextvame. According to a statement of the Council ...

Jumia to distribute Carrefour products in Cote d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Senegal and Kenya

Published 26 Nov 2018 16:36 CET | Africa, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Kenya, Senegal

African online retailer Jumia has signed two new deals to distribute Carrefour-branded products on its online platform from the start of next year. One of the two agreements ...

Avanti signs master distributor contract for Hylas 4 with Afrique Telecom

Published 19 Nov 2018 11:18 CET | Africa, Cote d'Ivoire

Avanti Communications has signed a master distributor agreement with Afrique Telecom to provide satellite broadband services across sub-Saharan Africa. This will improve the ...

Eutelsat claims satellite TV lead in Cameroon, Nigeria and Ivory Coast

Published 13 Nov 2018 16:57 CET | Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Nigeria

Eutelsat said it's the satellite TV market leader in Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Nigeria, according to a study by Nielsen of television reception throughout the three ...

UAE and Cote d'Ivoire telecom regulators sign cooperation agreement

Published 07 Nov 2018 14:10 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, United Arab Emirates

The UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Cote d'Ivoire's National Agency for the Universal Service of ...

MTN Cote d'Ivoire service revenue falls 7.1% in first 9 months

Published 29 Oct 2018 10:02 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

MTN Cote d'Ivoire service revenue declined by 7.1 percent year on year in the first nine months to 30 September, a result of a 24.2 percent decrease in outgoing voice revenue ...

Baobab+ ties up with PayJoy for device finance in Senegal, Cote d'Ivoire and Madagascar

Published 12 Oct 2018 13:27 CET | Cote d'Ivoire, Madagascar, Senegal

Digital financial group Baobab+ is tying up with PayJoy's Checkout platform, including its proprietary Lock technology, to offer device finance for solar home systems and ...

Cote d'Ivoire govt seeks ITU Council membership

Published 10 Oct 2018 11:10 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

The Government of Cote d'Ivoire has announced its intent to contest the election of ITU Council membership from Region D, to be held during the Plenipotentiary Conference ...

Yahsat launches satellite broadband service in Ivory Coast

Published 26 Sep 2018 16:36 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

UAE-based operator Yahsat has launched a satellite broadband service in Ivory Coast in a bid to boost internet access in the west African nation where only 27 percent of the ...

Orange tops Cote d'Ivoire's mobile internet ranking in nPerf's H1 speed tests

Published 26 Sep 2018 16:30 CET | Cote d'Ivoire

Orange earned the title of best mobile internet service provider in Cote d'Ivoire from internet speed test site NPerf, based on its performance in the first half of the year. ...