MTN Ghana will not have succeeded without taking risks, raising a question about regulators punishing telcos for good decisions.
A vibrant and free press is vital to holding public bodies accountable for their failures. Tanzania’s press prefers to blame telcos for every failure by every government function.
An old man who taught himself to read also taught lessons of value to a modern professional.
Why do Tanzanian telco execs keep being imprisoned? President Magufuli has forced the telecoms regulator to ignore its conventional powers and focus on hurting individuals instead.
TCRA is tasked to monitor telco revenues but is failing per a report by Tanzania’s Controller and Auditor General, Charles Kichere.
This serial ends with Joseph deciding he cannot fight a government that perfects extortion under the guise of fighting corruption.
The second installment of this serialization covers life in Keko Prison, where the government’s hostages share cells with murderers.
In the first part of this three-part serialization, the former Head of RAFM at Vodacom Tanzania recounts the day when he and his colleagues were falsely accused of a conspiracy.
CEO Son Anh Nguyen and five other employees of Halotel, a Tanzanian telco owned by Vietnam’s Viettel, have been charged with the illegal use of spectrum, money laundering and tax evasion.
Ghana’s government rejected claims that corruption was behind the appointment of KelniGVG as their national RA auditors.