Spice VAS Africa – catering to the needs of Mobile Value Added Services across Africa
Spice is a leading telecommunications group, headquartered in Singapore, with a strong presence in India, South East Asia, and Africa. With more than 100 VAS platforms deployed in partnership with leading telecom operators, Spice aims to be the No. 1 provider of mobile entertainment, infotainment and m-commerce.
The company has a strong presence in African markets with its Managed VAS business in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, DRC, Zambia, Nigeria, Ghana, and South Africa. A unique strength of Spice VAS Africa is its rich repertoire of local content, licensed from more than 800 artists in Africa.
Spice’s VAS business is driven by a team of 550 highly skilled professionals, qualified from institutes of national and international repute. The team has expertise in multiple database, tools, technologies, and servers; immensely capable to develop any project from concept to operation.
From its leadership position in entertainment VAS on voice and WAP platforms, Spice is swiftly expanding its portfolio to offer 3G VAS infotainment and m-utility services. Spice has recently launched its music streaming application “Mziiki”, offering a rich repertoire of African and international content, with exciting features like offline streaming to save data costs, as well as setting Ring Back Tones directly through the streaming app.