Latest News Telecoms


28/07/2022 at 17h31, by Africa Business+

Axian’s Tigo Tanzania appoints Kamal Okba as CEO

Axian has nominated a veteran telecom and pan-African manager to head its new Tanzanian subsidiary.


06/07/2022 at 17h32, by Africa Business+

Axian’s Togocom will not appeal regulatory fine

The mobile operator of Hassanein Hiridjee’s group will not contest the fine of CFAF 2.4 billion ($3.6...


04/07/2022 at 12h53, by Africa Business+

Telecom: Mattel ends negotiations with Telecel – Sonatel back in the running

 According to Africa Business+, the Mauritanian operator’s shareholders are reconsidering the transfer...


20/05/2022 at 12h01, by Africa Business+

Tunisia’s Poulina buys Chifco and retains founder as CEO

The diversified group, listed on the Tunis Stock Exchange, is launching itself in telecoms, intending...


11/05/2022 at 15h35, by Africa Business+

MTN and Orange end Mowali JV due to lack of central bank approval

The two telecom giants are preparing to close their JV, according to internal sources. 


09/05/2022 at 17h48, by Africa Business+

MTN/Orange JV Mowali increases its capital – again

The platform, a partnership between the two telephony titans, has chosen to raise its capital for the...


03/05/2022 at 17h18, by Africa Business+

Behind Mohamad Damush, a tightly knit team leads Telecel Group

The Telecel Group is in discussions with Helios to acquire Telkom in Kenya and, having recently acquired...


03/05/2022 at 15h22, by Africa Business+

Seacom’s Olivier Fortuin on track to raise $260m 

The head of the cable supplier has plans to diversify the company’s activities. 


25/04/2022 at 15h55, by Africa Business+

Sama Money CEO Daouda Coulibaly keeps Senegal and Burkina in his sights

While the fintech platform has been activated and tested in three African countries, two other markets...


22/04/2022 at 15h14, by Africa Business+


15/04/2022 at 16h50, by Africa Business+

Axian in negotiations to acquire Zamani Telecom in Niger

The Malagasy conglomerate, headed by Hassanein Hiridjee, intends to enter the market via the acquisition...

New technologies

12/04/2022 at 17h16, by Africa Business+

Ivan Reuter, Eutelsat’s VP Africa Development, joins SpaceBridge

The Frenchman joins the Canadian broadband satellite specialist, which intends to accelerate on a continental...

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