Latest News Telecoms


03/02/2021 at 14h35, by Africa Business+

Orange acquires 16% of its Malagasy subsidiary held by Kibo, Terra Mauricia and Thierry Lagesse

These minority shareholders of Orange Madagascar, the Red Island mobile leader, acquired a stake in 2010....


29/01/2021 at 18h04, by Samba Camara

Studi international/ST2i renew contracts on ZTE on optical fibre extension in Mauritania

The Tunisian engineering group Studi International, which recorded a turnover of nearly €52 million in...


22/01/2021 at 16h31, by Africa Business+

Strive Masiyiwa’s Liquid Telecom sets first milestone in Ivory Coast

The pan-African fibre optic operator, a subsidiary of Econet, has filed articles of association for a...


05/01/2021 at 18h40, by Aurelie Benoit

Rebecca Enonchong and Claude Caliste M’Bahia on the board of Djibouti Telecom

Amid a reform drive, the East African state chooses to integrate African experts into its public companies.


24/12/2020 at 16h00, by Africa Business+

Trinity International’s team on the Inspired Evolution-Escotel deal

The firm advised the South African investor Inspired Evolution in its transaction on the Mauritian company,...


17/12/2020 at 15h58, by Africa Business+

Ismael Belkhayat’s joins Xavier Niel’s Founders Program

Orange Ventures has also just acquired a 2% stake in, according to our sources. The platform...


16/12/2020 at 16h26, by Africa Business+

The Senegalese Serigne Dioum becomes MTN’s new Mr Digital and Fintech

The Senegal-born engineer, who succeeds Yolanda Cuba, is the first French-speaking African to join the...


16/12/2020 at 16h05, by Africa Business+

The Hiridjees’ Axian and Orange’s Sofrecom go head-to-head in fight to manage SBIN

The Beninese state is due to announce its decision in December, while a capital increase for the public...


04/12/2020 at 23h18, by Africa Business+

Zain seeking potential telecoms acquisition in Egypt

If it succeeds in its ambition to expand into this second North African market, the Kuwaiti network operator...


27/11/2020 at 13h01, by Africa Business+

Intelvision enlists the help of Vodafone and 2Africa to compete with Airtel

The Seychelles-based company has decided to install its own submarine cable to link the island to East...


24/11/2020 at 16h59, by Africa Business+

Raghunath Mandava prepares for MasterCard arrival as Airtel Money shareholder

Our sources tell us that the operator Airtel Africa, present in 14 countries and listed on both the Nigeria...

Executive Management

17/11/2020 at 19h11, by Quentin Velluet

Jérôme Barré, Aminata Dramé and Charles Kouamé among the Orange team managing the Djoliba network in West Africa

The telecom group, present in 18 African markets, has just launched sales of the cross-border fibre optic...

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