African telcos losing revenue to OTT services like Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype and others is no longer news. But they are not alone, says Mister Mo. It is…


African telcos losing revenue

African Telcos Not Alone In Losing Revenue To WhatsApp

African telcos losing revenue to OTT services like Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype and others is no longer news. But they are not alone, says Mister Mo. It is…

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Here’s what will happen if Nigerian telcos block WhatsApp calls

Once again, Nigerian telcos are beating the tired drums of how services like WhatsApp calls (voice and video) and others are eating into their revenue. Apparently, those…

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Telcos in Nigeria need to leave this behind in 2016

In the spirit of leaving bad behaviour in 2016, there is this one thing that mobile operators in Nigeria (and Africa in general) need to leave behind…

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We have no plans to regulate WhatsApp, other OTT services – NCC

ITPulse reports that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) did admit that network operators are complaining that OTT services offered by Whatsapp, Facebook, Skype, Viber, among others are…

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NCC to start checking the likes of WhatsApp, BBM, Facebook etc. How possible is this?

The debate has been raging on and on for a while now. Social media and IM apps have so eaten the cheese of mobile networks, so much…

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SMS has been extortion on subscribers; WhatsApp will not be regulated

Apparently, the fear of WhatsApp is a big thing among mobile operators here and there. CCTV reports that some South African mobile operators are calling on the…

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Why subscribers will win the WhatsApp battle against mobile telcos

Nigerian telecom operators are groaning about how WhatsApp, BBM, Skype and similar services are eating their lunch. Messages and calls made on WhatsApp, BBM, Skype and similar…

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