Airtel Malawi gives out K13milli0n in Yabooka SMS promo

Airtel Malawi disclosed that it has distributed over K13 million to lucky customers in the ongoing yabooka sms promotion which ends in 14...

Airtel registers 2.7 million customer growth

The population of mobile phone users continues to grow in Malawi as one of the mobile phone service providers Airtel says it has registered...

Airtel committed to bring banking services to rural communitties

After registering ove 150 000 customers in its mobile banking innitiative, Airtel Money, the company has said it is committed to bring banking...

Telecos reach no consensus on spectrum, licensing issues

Telecom companies may have presented a unified front to the Government to seek a bailout package, but there are still major issues related...

Mobile firms bleed billions to fraud and bill errors

Mobile phone firms are losing $58bn (£36bn) a year worldwide to billing errors and fraud, a report says. Juniper Research found operators were "leaking"...

MACRA Warns Broadcasters Over Sensationalized Stories

Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has cautioned broadcasters to avoid broadcasting sensationalized stories that cause panic to the public. Director of Broadcasting at MACRA, Fergus...

Macra briefs ICT sector on new ITU resolutions

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) on Wednesday took time to brief the local telecommunications and ICT sectors on the new resolution made...

Court blocks Malawi ‘spy machine’

A long-standing furore over a planned ‘spy machine’ has been laid to rest in a Malawi court. The so-called ‘spy machine’ was a tracking...

Macra appeals on ‘spy machine’

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) has taken the Consolidated ICT Regulatory Management Systems (CIRMS), popularly known as the "spy machine", to the...

TNM Let Down Mpamba Customers

For almost three solid days TNM customers have reportedly not being able to have access to their money through Mpamba service. Reports indicate that TNM's...

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...

New Mobile Application to Ease access to Taxi Services

A new mobile application aimed at easing access to taxi services has been launched on the market. The application, known as Ecoride, which will be...

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...

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...

TNM to Temporarily Close Down its Blantyre Shop

One of Malawi`s mobile network, TNM has announced that this week from Saturday 12th august will temporarily close down its Blantyre shop for renovations. Through...

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...

Malawi, India sign 5 year E-Network pact

Just days after Malawi held its annual Information Communication and Technologies expo in Lilongwe, Malawi and India have signed a memorandum on e-network. The e-...

‘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,...