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06/12/2019 at 07h57, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Why Orange ordered studies for the listing of its Orange Middle East & Africa business (OMEA)

Until quite recently, Orange had no short-term plans for the stock market listing of its African operations...

Executive Management

04/12/2019 at 19h57, by Pierre-Olivier Rouaud

Interswitch: the team behind the deal with Visa

Visa Inc.’s acquisition of a stake in the Nigerian electronic payment systems champion marks a key milestone...

Telecoms & Media

29/11/2019 at 17h45, by Quentin Velluet

Nawal Gharmili Sefrioui to head Orange Money Morocco

The French telecoms operator, which is due to launch its mobile payment system in the first quarter of...

Telecoms & Media

26/11/2019 at 18h27, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Connectivity: Orange to commercialise its new African backbone network soon

The new terrestrial fibre optic network, known under its French acronym Bafo (Backbone africain en fibre...

Telecoms & Media

26/11/2019 at 16h22, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Telecel Centrafrique to invest $15m in infrastructure

The leading telecoms operator in the Central African Republic and subsidiary of Telecel Global is looking...

Telecoms & Media

25/11/2019 at 18h07, by Aurélie Benoit

Out-of-home advertising: Pikasso unveiled in Carrefour stores in Morocco

According to our sources, the Lebanese group has recently taken over Greenberry, the pioneering advertising...

Telecoms & Media

25/11/2019 at 16h35, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Zamani Com (Mohamed Rissa/Moctar Thiam) takes control of Orange Niger and appoints a CEO

Zamani Com, the company owned by businessmen Mohamed Rissa and Moctar Thiam, has completed its acquisition...

Telecoms & Media

22/11/2019 at 20h11, by Gaëlle Arenson

Thomson Broadcast (SIPROMAD/Ylias Akbaraly) wins a call for tenders from Televisao Publica de Angola

The French brand, a recognised leader in digital terrestrial transmission systems, was taken over by...

Telecoms & Media

20/11/2019 at 18h31, by Valentin Grille

Telkom in takeover talks with Cell C but is wary of its debt

On the South African market dominated by Vodacom and MTN, the country’s third largest operator is looking...


20/11/2019 at 18h28, by Valentin Grille

With Murthy Chaganti, AirtelTigo picks a new CEO from its own ranks

The Ghanaian telecoms operator has appointed its former Chief Operating Officer who joined the firm in...

Telecoms & Media

19/11/2019 at 17h56, by Aurélie Benoit

Airtel goes into battle against MTN for Nigerian spectrum

The continent’s second largest operator has spent $70m to purchase bandwidth on its biggest African market....


18/11/2019 at 18h15, by Valentin Grille

In Côte d’Ivoire, Souleymane Diakité Coty takes over as head of the telecoms regulator

The former Minister for Communication was appointed at the meeting of the Council of Ministers on 13...

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