Telecoms

Togo: towards the extension of the duration and scope of GSM and 4G licenses

The Togolese government announced Tuesday (May 8th) the upcoming extension of the duration and scope of licenses granted to the two telephone operators operating...

Mauritania: A boycott campaign targets Mauritel, Maroc Telecom’s subsidiary

By Diary N'diaye Bâ A boycott campaign has been launched on social networks (Facebook, Wathsap ...) in recent days aimed at the largest Mauritanian telephone...

MainOne to deploy its submarine digital cable in Ivory Coast

Côte d'Ivoire will record the deployment of a fourth digital submarine cable to improve its national and international connectivity. The country has just awarded...

Yasser Shaker at the controls of Orange Egypt

At its meeting today, the Board of Directors appointed Yasser Shaker as CEO of Orange Egypt effective May 1, 2018. Yasser Shaker is a recognized...

Positive performance for Maroc Telecom in the first quarter

Maroc Telecom announces for the first quarter of 2018, an increase of 5.6% of adjusted net income group share which reached 1.582 million dirhams...

Moov Togo signs partnership with Fintech MFS Africa

Atlantic Telecom Group Togo (Moov) has just signed a partnership with Pan-African Fintech, the MFS-Africa hub, specializing in the development of innovative value-added services...

Aminata Kane Ndiaye at the controls of Orange Sierra Leone

Aminata Kane Ndiaye, 33, has been appointed CEO of Orange Sierra Leone replacing Sékou Dramé promoted to head the group Sonatel. A challenge for this...

Maroc Telecom strengthens its stake in Onatel

Maroc Telecom acquired 10% of the capital of its Burkinabe subsidiary Onatel S.A. The transaction took place on the Regional Stock Exchange (BRVM) for...

Sékou Dramé at the controls of Sonatel (Orange)

Sékou Dramé, 45, succeeds Alioune Ndiaye as director of Sonatel. The Senegalese subsidiary of the Orange group held its board of directors on April 17...

Côte d’Ivoire: mobile number portability effective from June

The portability of mobile numbers should be effective from next June, announced on Monday Bilé Diéméléou, the Director General of ARTCI, after the success...

Côte d’Ivoire: first tests on mobile number portability

The ARTCI, the regulator of the telecommunications sector in Côte d'Ivoire, conducted this April 16 the first tests on the portability of mobile numbers. Portability...

The mobile will bring 51 billion dollars to the West African economy in 2022...

$ 51 billion, this will be the annual contribution of the mobile sector to the West African economy by 2022, reports the latest report...

Africa stands out in Huawei’s financial results

In its financial results for the year 2017, the Chinese telecom giant Huawei announces a 15% increase in contribution of the African market in...

Guinea: former trade union leader of MTN Guinea, Moussa Baldé vying for Ratoma City...

The 4 February 2018 municipal elections are expected to be hotly contested in Guinea, some candidates not affiliated to political parties have seized the...