Libya: Hatif Libya joins forces with Infinera to improve fiber optic network

Hatif Libya, a subsidiary of the Libyan Telecommunication Holding Company (LPTIC), signed an agreement with the American company Infinera to improve the fiber optic...

Cameroon: Patrick Benon replaces Frédéric Débord as CEO of Orange

A new general manager has been appointed to head the mobile operator Orange-Cameroon, in this case the Beninese Patrick Benon who until then held...

Ethiopia: Ethio Telecom announces an 18.4% increase in its turnover in the second quarter...

Ethio Telecom, Ethiopia's public telecommunications operator, recorded an 18.4% increase in revenue at the end of June to 56.5 billion birr ($ 1.29 billion),...

AIIM, Adenia and IFC take control of Eastcastle

The AIIM, Adenia and IFC consortium announced Tuesday, June 29, to have taken a majority stake in Eastcastle, a specialist in the management of...

Afrique du sud: AIIM takes a 26% stake in MetroFibre Networx

African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), one of Africa's largest infrastructure-focused private investment fund managers, announced on Monday (June 14th) that it had taken a...

Ethiopie: State launches tender for the sale of 40% of the capital of Ethio...

The Ethiopian government launched on Monday (June 14th) a call for tenders for the sale of a 40% stake in the public operator Ethio...

Ethiopia and Kenya strengthen economic diplomacy through telecommunications

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have spared no effort to join telecommunications players in their respective countries in awarding...

Côte d’Ivoire wants to secure its cyberspace to guarantee stability

For the protection of its cyberspace, Côte d'Ivoire has just adopted a National Cyber ​​Security Strategy 2020 - 2025, revealed the Ivorian Minister of...

Kenya: Safaricom clears $ 14 million slate from Telkom and Airtel

Telecom operator Safaricom said on Monday (June 7) that it plans to write off a debt of 1.5 billion shillings ($ 14 million) owed...

Safaricom announces loss of 3 million USD in M-Pesa Africa

For the fiscal year ended March 2021, Safaricom announced this weekend that it had realized a loss of 314 million shillings (3 million USD)...

Togo: Maroc Telecom subsidiary (also) amended by the regulator

The Togo Electronic Communications and Postal Regulatory Authority (ARCEP) announced on May 26, 2021, that it had fined nearly 600 million CFA F (a...

Ethiopia: the first 5G license awarded to the Safricom-Vodacom consortium

After officially ending more than two decades of state monopoly and opening up the telecoms sector to competition on June 10, 2019, Ethiopia on...

MTN becomes the first telecom operator listed on Rwanda Stock Exchange

MTN Rwanda, a subsidiary of the South African telecoms group MTN, announced Friday, May 7, that it had introduced part of its capital on...

Tunisie Telecom: the CEO returns the apron

The national telecommunications operator, Tunisie Telecom, announced on Tuesday (May 4th) that its chief executive officer, Samir Saied, has resigned for "personal reasons". The...
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