Latest Telecoms News about Ghana

Vodafone Exec to Run Airtel's Ghana Mobile Network

  Bharti Airtel's Ghana subsidiary has named a Vodafone executive as its new Managing Director....

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Calls to Scrap 20% Tax on Telecoms Imports to Ghana

  Ghana's Chamber of Telecommunications has called on the government to scrap the 20% import duty currently applied to telecoms equipment and mobile phones....

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Ghana to Rerun SIM Card ID Registration

  Ghana's telecoms networks have been ordered to rerun the SIM Card registration process after it was found that a sizeable portion of the ID Cards used were fake....

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Blu Telecom to Launch LTE Services Later this Year

  Ghana based Blu Telecom says that it plans to start services, with an LTE network in the third quarter of this year....

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Vodafone and Tigo See Ghana Subscriber Base Growth

  Two of Ghana's mobile networks saw their customer base rise, as three others shrank, according to the latest numbers from the telecoms regulator....

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Vodafone Ghana Working on $33 Million Network Upgrade

  Vodafone's Ghana subsidiary says that it is working on a major network upgrade that will see over 400 new base stations deployed across the country by the end of March 2014....

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ZTE's $60 Million Ghana Contract Questioned by Parliament

  A US$60 million contract awarded to ZTE by Ghana's government has come under scrutiny after a joint parliamentary committee raised concerns about it....

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Glo Mobile Given Two Weeks to Clamp Down on SIM Box Fraud

  Ghana based mobile network, Glo Mobile has been given two weeks to clamp down on the use of illegal SIM boxes on its network for international calls....

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MTN Ghana Offers Compensation following Network Faults

  Ghana's MTN has offered customers compensation equivalent to 6 minutes worth of free voice calls following network disruption last month....

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Over 800,000 Numbers Ported in Two Years of MNP

  Ghana's telecoms regulator says that the number of mobile phone numbers ported to a different mobile network had exceeded 800,000 in the two years since MNP was launched....

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