3G

InterDigital and Huawei sign patent agreement and dismiss all pending IP disputes
The multi year agreement will allow the pair to access each other’s intellectual property, simultaneously ending all pending litigation between the two companies
OPPO to license cellular patents to the IoT industry through Avanci marketplace
The company is diversifying its portfolio beyond smartphones to include frontier technologies such as IoT, 5G and AR
Etisalat to trial OpenRAN solutions across MEA
Etisalat will trial Parallel Wireless’ OpenRAN solution to provide open access across its 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G networks in the region
The Tecno T901 is its first device running KaiOS
KaiOS is the leading mobile operating system for smart feature phones.
Namibia's MTC activates new cell towers in remote areas
A new Mobile Telecommunication's (MTC) 3G network tower is now in operation.
Huawei CFO arrested on suspicion of violating US sanctions against Iran
The Chinese company condemns the arrest in a statement, as well as decisions in the UK and New Zealand to block Huawei from upcoming 5G networks amid alleged espionage fears.
MTN Uganda given conditions for licence renewal
Operator must widen its currennt 4G coverage in urban areas and cover all other areas with 3G
Telkom Kenya expands LTE coverage
Thirty urban centres ae now covered by 3G around Nairobi