CHINA TO CONSTRUCT NEW MDF HEADQUARTERS IN LL

The People’s Republic of China is set to construct a state of the art Malawi Defence Force (MDF) Headquarters in Lilongwe as the two...

MACRA Introduces Gazette post code system

Those who have ever attempted to make online applications or purchases from Malawi will have constantly come up against the hitch of being asked...

Zambia – Mayor of Lusaka launches Free Public Wi-Fi system...

Miles Sampa, His Worship the Mayor of Lusaka, has launched the trials of Free Wi-Fi system in Lusaka City. The Government through the Ministry of...

Zambians Angry over new Internet call tarrif

The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Zambia and Bloggers of Zambia have noted with trepidation the cabinet decision to pass legislation that will...

CHECK SMS’S AND CONSULT US, SAYS MEC TO TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES

Malawi Electoral Commission is cracking on campaigning intending to happen after it has closed the official time of campaigning today at 6 am. A statement...

Rwanda Launches First ‘Made in Africa’ Smartphones

Rwanda’s Mara Group launched two smartphones on Monday, describing them as the first “Made in Africa” models and giving a boost to the country’s...

Bharti Airtel Hints At Merging Africa, India operations By 2013

Following a decline in the company’s volume and revenue growth in recent times, the world’s No.4 telecoms company by customers, Bharti Airtel ltd.,...

Malawi Telecoms Regulator Justifies Phone Tariff Rises Blames Devaluation

Macra, ­Malawi’s telecoms regulator has come out in defense of the recent phone tariff hikes imposed by the mobile networks citing currency devaluations and...

Macra HAS DISCLOSED THAT SOME BRODCASTORS ARE CURRENTLY OWING IT MONEY...

Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) has released a statement indicating that some broadcasters in the country owe it about K80 million in license fees. According...

MACRA calls for consumer awareness on mobile service delivery

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority-MACRA says there is need for more consumer awareness on the services provided by mobile operators in the country. MACRA Board...

ICT development to scale up economic activities, jobs

The Malawi Government says inclusion of Information, Communication Technology (ICT) as one of the priorities in the Economic Recovery Plan (ERP) would scale...

Malawi to introduce mandatory sim card registration by 2015

Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) said they will introduce mandatory sim card registration by January, 2015.MACRA Communications Officer Clara Mulonya told journalists in the...

Afrimax Group plots Time Division-Long Term Evolution (TD-LTE) networks in DRC,...

Netherlands-based Afrimax Group, which was founded in 2013 by a trio of former Millicom International Cellular (MIC) executives, is planning to deploy Time Division-Long...

‘Lack of Mobile Network Coverage Slowing Development’ – Govt

The government has said lack of mobile phone network coverage is slowing development projects in many parts of the country. Minister of Information, Mark Botomani,...

Seacom gets route through Mozambique

Provides South Africa with additional border presence, Zimbabwe with redundancy Seacom announced today (22 June 2011) that it has signed a Master Services Agreement...

Ministry of Information Calls for More Local Content on TV

District Information Officers and Audio Visual Technicians have been asked to take capacity building training in video production seriously as it will help to...

Malawi media get a boost from Namisa

Malawi’s leading mobile phone company, Airtel says free media is catalyst for development in any country. This was said by the company’s Marketing...

Independent national TV to switch on in 2014

Times Group Limited has said it will engage another gear in its media pioneering role in Malawi when in the next 18 months it...