At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the world's largest mobile-phone conference, MTN's chief executive Sifiso Dabengwa spoke to The Africa Report about expansion, data and why he might decide to raise prices.
- Monday, 20 May 2013 16:35
- Gemma Ware
- Monday, 20 May 2013 16:09
- Elissa Jobson and Parselelo Kantai in addis ababa
The continent cannot wait until the African standby force becomes operational in 2015 to be able to resolve conflicts like Mali, says the AU Commission chair. Inequality – at the root of these crises – must also be addressed.
- Thursday, 16 May 2013 16:50
- Konye Obaji Ori
Death and tensions in the Democratic Republic of Congo have triggered an intervention by a United Nations force, as the international body plans to deploy South African led forces to the country's war torn provinces.
- Thursday, 16 May 2013 16:07
- Rose Skelton in Dakar
West Africa has found a new niche in the international drug trade.
- Thursday, 16 May 2013 14:56
- Gemma Ware
Smaller and more agile local brands are taking the fight to multinationals seeking to benefit from increasing consumer spending in sub-Saharan Africa. Both sorts of firms are looking to expand in the region and are deploying new strategies to attract customers.