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Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Niger – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Govt to merge Sonitel, SahelCom into Niger Telecom - TeleGeography
Govt to merge Sonitel, SahelCom into Niger Telecom  TeleGeography

Niger. Niger has disclosed plans to merge state-owned fixed line operator Sonitel and its wholly owned mobile unit SahelCom into a single entity, Reuters Africa ...


Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

NIAMEY, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers - AllAfrica.com
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers  AllAfrica.com

Analysis - There is a tendency by African Governments to see mobile operators as a convenient cash cow that can be milked through taxes. The latest example ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT

Niger: Country Intelligence Report 2019 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger: Country Intelligence Report 2019  Stock Market Pioneer

“Niger: Country Intelligence Report”, a new Country Intelligence Report by GlobalData, provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:27:34 GMT
Airtel Africa crosses 100-million subscriber mark - Livemint
Airtel Africa crosses 100-million subscriber mark  Livemint

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel's Africa arm has crossed the 100-million customer mark across its operations in the continent, the company said in a statement on ...


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Niger – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Niger faces shutdown over non-payment of taxes - Business Today
Airtel Niger faces shutdown over non-payment of taxes  Business Today

The General Tax Directorate of Niger ordered the closure of the offices of Airtel Niger, seeking tax amounts that have been disputed by Airtel.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel debuts 4G LTE in Niger republic - ITWeb Africa
Airtel debuts 4G LTE in Niger republic  ITWeb Africa

Telecoms operator Airtel has launched Niger republic's first 4G LTE network, almost a year after it paid US$22-million for its 4G license. In May 2018, ITWeb ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile money in Nigeria a boost for Airtel - ITWeb Africa
Mobile money in Nigeria a boost for Airtel  ITWeb Africa

Airtel Africa has upped up its subscriber base on the continent by 9% to 99.7 million, with growth in overall revenue and average revenue per user for mobile ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel hopes early amicable resolution of Niger tax dispute - Livemint
Airtel hopes early amicable resolution of Niger tax dispute  Livemint

Niger's tax directorate has ordered the closure of Airtel Niger offices, seeking tax amounts that have been disputed by the telco.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Kiza MD Ali Oumarou deported over crime links - Interior Ministry - The Star, Kenya
Kiza MD Ali Oumarou deported over crime links - Interior Ministry  The Star, Kenya

His wife Judy Gitau has been claiming that he is on official duty as Niger Attaché in Ethiopia.


Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes - Economic Times
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes  Economic Times

KOLKATA: The Niger government has ordered the closure of Bharti Airtel's whollyowned arm in the African country for nonpayment of over $107 million (about ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger orders closure of Airtel offices over unpaid taxes of $107 million - Business Standard
Niger orders closure of Airtel offices over unpaid taxes of $107 million  Business Standard

Niger on Saturday ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

The government of Niger Republic has awarded the country's first 4G license to Airtel Niger (Celtel Niger SA) for an undisclosed amount. According to the ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

Airtel Niger CEO Pierre Canton Bakara said the company paid CFA12 billion (approximately US$22 million) for its 4G license, bringing the total amount spend ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel launches LTE network in Niger's capital Niamey - Telecompaper
Airtel launches LTE network in Niger's capital Niamey  Telecompaper

Airtel has announced the launch of LTE services in Niger, with customers in the country's capital, Niamey, the first to benefit from the faster network. The Bharti ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa raises $750 mn from IPO, stock drops on debut - Livemint
Airtel Africa raises $750 mn from IPO, stock drops on debut  Livemint

Bharti Airtel priced Airtel Africa at 80 pence per share, giving it a market capitalization of around $3.9 bn.Bharti Airtel had announced plans to consider an IPO for ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa reports $83 million profit in March quarter - Livemint
Airtel Africa reports $83 million profit in March quarter  Livemint

Airtel Africa's net profit rose to $83 mn in the March quarter compared to a loss of $49 mn a year ago.Bharti Airtel will declare its March quarter earnings for India ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel looking to raise up to $1 billion with LSE listing of African unit - Livemint
Airtel looking to raise up to $1 billion with LSE listing of African unit  Livemint

Africa has proved to be a beacon of hope for Airtel, which is faced with a struggling India business as it battles Jio.It is looking to trade on the main market of the ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya - Livemint
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya  Livemint

Airtel Networks Kenya, Telkom Kenya to merge mobile, enterprise and carrier services in Kenya.The new entity, Airtel-Telkom, will invest in networks to ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Size, Growth, Analysis, Trends, and Opportunities 2019-2024 - Stock Market Pioneer
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Size, Growth, Analysis, Trends, and Opportunities 2019-2024  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Africa – Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the Report: Major MNOs in ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:28:27 GMT
Google to spend $200m on YouTube settlement - ITWeb
Google to spend $200m on YouTube settlement  ITWeb

Alphabet's Google will pay up to $200 million to settle an FTC investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a children's privacy law.


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bharat Airtel looks to IPO, buyouts to consolidate position in Africa - Business Standard
Bharat Airtel looks to IPO, buyouts to consolidate position in Africa  Business Standard

Bharti Airtel is looking to consolidate its position as the market leader or emerge as a strong number 2 in 14 African nations, where the company has a presence, ...


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Money loses Sh670 million to staff fraud - The Standard
Airtel Money loses Sh670 million to staff fraud  The Standard

[Photo: Wilberforce Okwiri, Standard] Kenya's second-leading mobile operator Airtel Kenya lost Sh670 million through employee theft on its Airtel Money ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
CELTEL Niger (Airtel) gets the first 4G mobile license granted in Niger - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
CELTEL Niger (Airtel) gets the first 4G mobile license granted in Niger  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Niger's government grants the very first 4G mobile license to CELTEL Niger limited, subsidiary of Indian Bharti which operates under Airtel Niger.


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
FBI list: We will uncover more suspects - EFCC - Legit.ng
FBI list: We will uncover more suspects - EFCC  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? As investigation into the 77 Nigerians recently indicted for internet fraud by the US Federal Bureau of Investigations continues, the Economic ...


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile Network Operators & MVNOs in Africa, 2019: Analysis on Licence & Technology Deployments, Subscriber Evolution, Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
Mobile Network Operators & MVNOs in Africa, 2019: Analysis on Licence & Technology Deployments, Subscriber Evolution, Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Africa - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kidnappings soar in Niger amid Boko Haram insurgency - Independent
Kidnappings soar in Niger amid Boko Haram insurgency  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | In the desert landscape of southeastern Niger, a radical Islamist insurgency has claimed hundreds of lives, fractured families and ravaged ...


Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute - ETTelecom.com
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute  ETTelecom.com

French telecoms group Orange said on Friday that Niger's government had ordered it to shut all its offices in the country because of a tax dispute, c..


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit ties up for mobile money in Malawi, Niger, Madagascar, Mozambique, Guinea - Telecompaper
WorldRemit ties up for mobile money in Malawi, Niger, Madagascar, Mozambique, Guinea  Telecompaper

WorldRemit said it has launched new international mobile money services through a partnership with MFS Africa in five countries in the region. The latest launch ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa's IPO advised by Linklaters | ALB Article - African Law & Business (ALB)
Airtel Africa's IPO advised by Linklaters | ALB Article  African Law & Business (ALB)

Magic Circle firm Linklaters has advised nine banks on the GBP 600 million IPO of Airtel Africa on the London and Nigerian Stock Exchange.


Wed, 17 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel warns of mobile money disruption - The Standard
Airtel warns of mobile money disruption  The Standard

Safaricom's M-Pesa was the market leader with 25.57 million users, followed by Airtel with 3.77 million users.


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa lists shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Airtel Africa lists shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

The Nigerian Stock Exchange announced the Cross Border Secondary Listing of 3758151504 ordinary shares of Airtel Africa Plc (AIRTELAFRI) on Tuesday, ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
10 troops killed in Niger border clash with 'bandits' - News24
10 troops killed in Niger border clash with 'bandits'  News24

Ten troops have been killed on Niger's border with Nigeria in a joint operation by the two countries against "bandits", Nigerien Defence Minister Kalla Moutari ...


Tue, 01 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers - AllAfrica.com
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers  AllAfrica.com

Analysis - There is a tendency by African Governments to see mobile operators as a convenient cash cow that can be milked through taxes. The latest example ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Investors pump USD 1.25 billion into Airtel Africa | ALB Article - African Law & Business (ALB)
Investors pump USD 1.25 billion into Airtel Africa | ALB Article  African Law & Business (ALB)

Indian-owned African telecoms company Airtel Africa is to reduce its debt and expand its African operations ahead of a proposed IPO.


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Employees Fleeced Carrier of KES 670 Million in Mobile Money Fraud - Techweez
Airtel Employees Fleeced Carrier of KES 670 Million in Mobile Money Fraud  Techweez

It has since been revealed that Airtel Africa is prepping a listing in the London Stock Exchange, which implies that the telecoms corporation has to reveal more ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel poor London's debut linked to major missteps in Kenya - The Standard
Airtel poor London's debut linked to major missteps in Kenya  The Standard

CA data indicate that Airtel Kenya recorded a 58 per cent increase in the number of subscribers from 7.2 million in 2017 to 11.4 million last year.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa sets share price ahead of London Stock Exchange listing - The East African
Airtel Africa sets share price ahead of London Stock Exchange listing  The East African

The continent's second-largest mobile operator is planning to list in Nigeria as well.


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
India provides USD 15 million assistance to Niger for holding AU summit - Business Standard
India provides USD 15 million assistance to Niger for holding AU summit  Business Standard

India has extended USD 15 million grant to Niger in support of organising the African Union summit scheduled in July in Niamey. The grant assistance of USD ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Closing bell: Sensex, Nifty shrug off election results, Urjit Patel’s exit - Livemint
Closing bell: Sensex, Nifty shrug off election results, Urjit Patel’s exit  Livemint

OTHERS : Mumbai: Benchmark Indian indices BSE Sensex and NSE's Nifty 50 recovered early losses led by IT and healthcare stocks as investors digested ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Qatar fund to invest $200 mn in Airtel Africa - The Hindu
Qatar fund to invest $200 mn in Airtel Africa  The Hindu

Airtel Africa on Wednesday said that the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), the sovereign wealth fund of the State of Qatar, will be investing $200 million through a ...


Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Niger church torched after imam arrested - Business Standard
Niger church torched after imam arrested  Business Standard

Read more about Niger church torched after imam arrested on Business Standard. Protesters torched a church overnight in the southern Niger city of Maradi ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Kenya Cumulative Losses a Near Match to Safaricom's 2019 Net Earnings - Techweez
Airtel Kenya Cumulative Losses a Near Match to Safaricom's 2019 Net Earnings  Techweez

For and extended period, Airtel Kenya has been operating while incurring losses. The state's second largest carrier, which also saw an increased number of ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to six investors - Business Standard
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to six investors  Business Standard

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of telecom major Bharti Airtel, Friday announced the appointment of its new board of directors, close on the heels of the $1.25 billion ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian farmers can now obtain free advisory services on cassava production via mobile phone - Nigeria - ReliefWeb
Nigerian farmers can now obtain free advisory services on cassava production via mobile phone - Nigeria  ReliefWeb

Nigerian farmers can now access extension and advisory services related to weed control, best planting practices and other aspects of cassava production on ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa Targeting a Valuation Half of Safaricom in London IPO - Techweez
Airtel Africa Targeting a Valuation Half of Safaricom in London IPO  Techweez

Airtel Africa is one of the major telecommunications players in the African continent. They are present in 15 Africa countries that includes Kenya and apparently ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria is Airtel Africa's single largest revenue market, posts 22% revenue growth in the first half of 2019 - Pulse Nigeria
Nigeria is Airtel Africa's single largest revenue market, posts 22% revenue growth in the first half of 2019  Pulse Nigeria

Africa Nigeria posts $312.9 million profit in the first half of 2019; Raghunath Mandava, Airtel Africa CEO, says the company awaits payment *service* bank license ...


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Estonia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia, Vietnam elected UNSC non-permanent members - Business Standard
Estonia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia, Vietnam elected UNSC non-permanent members  Business Standard

Estonia, Niger, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Tunisia and Vietnam were Friday elected as non-permanent members of the UN Security Council for a two year ...


Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's revenue in Africa over US$3 billion in 2017 - ITWeb Africa
Airtel's revenue in Africa over US$3 billion in 2017  ITWeb Africa

Airtel's revenue in Africa totaled US$3.036 billion in the 2017 financial year, a 5% increase on the amount of US$2.9 billion generated in 2016.


Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Around 100 Niger schools close, suspend classes over militant threat: UN - Independent
Around 100 Niger schools close, suspend classes over militant threat: UN  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | Around 100 schools have closed or suspended classes in Niger due to the threat from Islamist militants, the UN said on Thursday, in the ...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit expands African mobile money play - Mobile World Live
WorldRemit expands African mobile money play  Mobile World Live

WorldRemit launched its mobile-to-mobile fund transfer *service* in five new African markets including Malawi, Guinea and Mozambique taking the number of ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Six global investors, including Softbank group and SingTel, to invest $1.25 bn in Airtel Africa - Economic Times
Six global investors, including Softbank group and SingTel, to invest $1.25 bn in Airtel Africa  Economic Times

Bharti Airtel's Africa unit is raising $1.25 billion (over Rs 9,200 crore) by issuing *fresh* shares to six global investors including Warburg Pincus, Temasek, Singtel ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A look at Francophone Africa's tech ecosystem - Wamda
A look at Francophone Africa's tech ecosystem  Wamda

By Fanny Dauchez - head of business development and regional alliances of Central and West Africa at Seedstars World. The French-speaking countries of ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit - BusinessLine
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit  BusinessLine

Telecom firm Bharti Airtel has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of Airtel Africa Ltd, saying the planned IPO will ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NSE to list Airtel Africa shares on Tuesday - CNBCAfrica.com
NSE to list Airtel Africa shares on Tuesday  CNBCAfrica.com

Nigerian Stock Exchange says the official date for the listing of Airtel Africa shares on the local bourse will hold tomorrow. The planned listing of the firm was ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger army kills at least 280 Boko Haram militants: ministry - Independent
Niger army kills at least 280 Boko Haram militants: ministry  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | Niger's army killed more than 280 Boko Haram militants near the southeast border with Nigeria in days of land and air raids, the defence ...


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Niger to move protected giraffes as habitat shrinks - Independent
Niger to move protected giraffes as habitat shrinks  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | Part of a group of a rare giraffes that has become a Niger tourist attraction is to be moved to a reserve 600 kilometres (400 miles) away ...


Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel may sell 25% in Africa unit to raise up to $1.5 billion - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel may sell 25% in Africa unit to raise up to $1.5 billion  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel plans to raise as much as $1.5 billion by diluting about a fourth of its stake when it lists the holding company for Africa operations, ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Rwanda Slashes Internet Roaming Rates To Rwf4 per Mb Across Africa - Taarifa Rwanda
Airtel Rwanda Slashes Internet Roaming Rates To Rwf4 per Mb Across Africa  Taarifa Rwanda

Widely known for its amazing data offers, Airtel Rwanda has launched a roaming bundle for as little as Rwf 4/Mb across all Airtel Africa countries making it the ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa Receives Pre-IPO Interest Worth $200 Million - SaharaReporters.com
Airtel Africa Receives Pre-IPO Interest Worth $200 Million  SaharaReporters.com

Airtel Africa, a unit of India's Bharti Airtel Ltd., last week set a price range of 80 to 100 pence per share for its IPO.


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Accenture makes multiple buys - ITWeb
Accenture makes multiple buys  ITWeb

The company acquired Adaptly, Enaxis Consulting and Knowledgent.


Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
AU leaders set to sign landmark trade deal at African Summit - Independent
AU leaders set to sign landmark trade deal at African Summit  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | African leaders will meet Sunday in Niger for the African Union (AU) summit, to sign a landmark free trade agreement, and to discuss ...


Sun, 07 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Delhi High Court dismisses Vodafone plea for tax refund of over Rs 4,759 crore - Business Today
Delhi High Court dismisses Vodafone plea for tax refund of over Rs 4,759 crore  Business Today

The Delhi High Court has dismissed telecom major Vodafone's plea seeking directions to the Income Tax Department to expeditiously process its claim for ...


Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Roam Like Home; Make Affordable Calls From West Africa - Kenyans
Roam Like Home; Make Affordable Calls From West Africa  Kenyans

When the opportunity to travel to another African country presented itself, I pounced on it like a protective father would on a boy in the hood trying to flirt with his ...


Tue, 26 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to list over 500 million shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Airtel Africa to list over 500 million shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

The telecommunications company Airtel Africa plans to list at least 500 million shares on the Nigeria Stock Exchange. The initial offer will comprise of between ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel could be leaving Ghana but Bharti Airtel denies leaving Africa - Quartz
Airtel could be leaving Ghana but Bharti Airtel denies leaving Africa  Quartz

Indian telecoms giant Bharti Airtel plans to rationalize subsidiary Airtel's African operations, according to chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. Those comments ...


Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Assembly election results 2018: BJP gets reality check, Congress shines! Here's who said what - Business Today
Assembly election results 2018: BJP gets reality check, Congress shines! Here's who said what  Business Today

The Assembly Elections results 2018 in the five states have thrown many surprises even though the counting of votes in still on. Trends show the BJP facing ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa loses N148.4b in first week - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel Africa loses N148.4b in first week  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Africa Plc lost N148.44 billion in its first week of listing at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).Airtel Africa's share price dropped.


Mon, 15 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FAQs On The Airtel Africa Plc Listing On The Nigerian Stock Exchange - Proshare Nigeria Limited
FAQs On The Airtel Africa Plc Listing On The Nigerian Stock Exchange  Proshare Nigeria Limited

Airtel Africa Plc (Airtel Africa) is the holding company of Airtel Networks Limited (Airtel Nigeria) and thirteen (13) other subsidiaries in Africa - Airtel Congo S.A., ...


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Business backs Tanzania government on AfCFTA - The Citizen
Business backs Tanzania government on AfCFTA  The Citizen

Dar es Salaam. Members of the business community in Tanzania have urged the government to consult widely, and remain vigilant before ratifying the African ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's historic free trade deal a game changer? - Independent
Africa's historic free trade deal a game changer?  Independent

Economists say significant challenges remain, including poor road and rail links, excessive border bureaucracy and petty corruption. | THE INDEPENDENT | On ...


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank was in disobedience of court order – c ... - Vanguard
Bharti Airtel purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank was in disobedience of court order – c ...  Vanguard

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that Bharti Airtel's purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank in 2018 was contemptuous and amounted to a ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Reliance Jio vs Airtel: Ambani, Mittal to raise funds from overseas for battle in India - Business Today
Reliance Jio vs Airtel: Ambani, Mittal to raise funds from overseas for battle in India  Business Today

This development comes about a month after Jio tapped the Korean credit market to raise $1 billion from Korea Trade Insurance Corporation.


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa secured $2.7 billion additional banking loans since May 2019 - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Airtel Africa secured $2.7 billion additional banking loans since May 2019  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Airtel Africa announced it has recently signed various loan agreements totaling about $2.7 billion. The company is in the process of listing on.


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa Inches Closer To IPO, Appoints Board Of Directors - TeleAnalysis
Airtel Africa Inches Closer To IPO, Appoints Board Of Directors  TeleAnalysis

Bharti Airtel's subsidiary Airtel Africa that operates in 14 countries in the African continent on Friday announced a set of new Board of Directors as a prerequisite ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel settles its dispute with Tanzania over Airtel Tanzania's ownership - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Bharti Airtel settles its dispute with Tanzania over Airtel Tanzania's ownership  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Indian telecom group Bharti Airtel has agreed to pay $26 million (Tsh60 billion) to settle its dispute with Airtel Tanzania. According.


Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here's what you need to know about Airtel Kenya's new #RoamLikeHome bundles - Dignited
Here's what you need to know about Airtel Kenya's new #RoamLikeHome bundles  Dignited

Airtel Kenya has introduced some very generous roaming bundles dubbed #RoamLikeHome. Here is what you need to know about these new bundles.


Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel is in talks with Warburg Pincus to raise as much as $1.5 billion by divesting up to 15% in its holding company for African operations, ...


Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's international roaming plans are amazing: Here's what you need to know - Android Central
Airtel's international roaming plans are amazing: Here's what you need to know  Android Central

Indian carriers have generally shied away from offering affordable international roaming plans for customers traveling abroad, but that's changing with Airtel's ...


Wed, 25 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Lekoil Contemplates Nigeria Listing as Output Seen to Triple - Bloomberg
Lekoil Contemplates Nigeria Listing as Output Seen to Triple  Bloomberg

Nigerian oil and gas production company Lekoil Ltd. is contemplating a listing on the West African nation's stock exchange as it boosts output by more than ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel appoints new boss in the DRC - Capital FM Kenya
Airtel appoints new boss in the DRC  Capital FM Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 14 - Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, has Kenya ...


Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom Considers Expansion into Chad - Morocco World News
Maroc Telecom Considers Expansion into Chad  Morocco World News

The Maroc Telecom chairman went to Chad on February 19 to discuss the Moroccan group's probable entry into Chad's telecommunications market.


Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa listing on NSE lifts market value by 10.7% to N14.3trn - Vanguard
Airtel Africa listing on NSE lifts market value by 10.7% to N14.3trn  Vanguard

Nigeria News - THE Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, yesterday admitted Airtel Africa Plc on its daily official list by way of cross border secondary listing of.


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

NIAMEY, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
DPI announces sale of its Investment in Eaton Towers Holdings Limited - Private Equity Wire
DPI announces sale of its Investment in Eaton Towers Holdings Limited  Private Equity Wire

Development Partners International (DPI), a pan-African private equity firm, has sold its funds' total holdings in Eaton Towers Holdings (Eaton Towers) to ...


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UNDP partners with TEF to empower 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa - Independent
UNDP partners with TEF to empower 100,000 young entrepreneurs in Africa  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the global development network of the United Nations, has ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MoU signed for establishing Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre in Niger - Business Standard
MoU signed for establishing Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre in Niger  Business Standard

India and Niger on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the implementation of Mahatma Gandhi International Convention Centre ...


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UN takes 1,500 economic migrants to Niger from Algeria - Independent
UN takes 1,500 economic migrants to Niger from Algeria  Independent

Abidjan, Ivory Coast | AFP | Around 1,500 economic migrants have been taken from Algeria to Niger in recent days by the UN's migration agency, its Niamey ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile operators fail quality tests in 26 states - The Punch
Mobile operators fail quality tests in 26 states  The Punch

Subscribers grumble over failed services Ife Ogunfuwa Major mobile telecommunications operators failed to meet key performance indicators stipu...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 03:46:00 GMT
Africa's infrastructure gap poses challenge to success of continental free trade area: experts - IOL
Africa's infrastructure gap poses challenge to success of continental free trade area: experts  IOL

INTERNATIONAL – Infrastructure deficit gap in Africa poses a serious challenge to the success of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), experts ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel hails Obaseki on economic devt, infrastructure - Vanguard
Airtel hails Obaseki on economic devt, infrastructure  Vanguard

Leading telecommunication *service* provider in Nigeria, Airtel Networks Limited, has praised Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, for the state's knowle.


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to check Airtel data balance on Android? - Legit.ng
How to check Airtel data balance on Android?  Legit.ng

A few years ago Airtel became the first open network company in Nigeria that greet Android users with data bundle plans. Airtel is one of the most successful ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Benin, Niger back Chinese involvement in mega rail project - Independent
Benin, Niger back Chinese involvement in mega rail project  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | The leaders of Benin and Niger have given their backing to Chinese involvement in a controversial major rail infrastructure project set to ...


Sun, 08 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel rolls out 0901 new number plan - Vanguard
Airtel rolls out 0901 new number plan  Vanguard

Telecom operator, Airtel Nigeria, has announced a new number range, 0901, saying it will create opportunity for more Nigerians to sign onto the network straight ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel’s 4G coverage in 60 Nigerian cities – Ogunsanya - The Punch
Airtel’s 4G coverage in 60 Nigerian cities – Ogunsanya  The Punch

The Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria, Mr Segun Ogunsanya, has said the telco now offers 4G services in 60 cities acr...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Tanker truck fuel blast kills 58 in Niger - K24 TV
Tanker truck fuel blast kills 58 in Niger  K24 TV

Niamey (AFP). Fifty-eight people died in Niger's capital Niamey after an overturned tanker truck exploded as crowds collected spilt fuel, authorities and ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Infosys wins two gongs at IR Magazine Awards – India - IR Magazine
Infosys wins two gongs at IR Magazine Awards – India  IR Magazine

IT consulting firm Infosys took away two gongs at the IR Magazine Awards – India 2019, winning best IR team (large cap) and best use.


Sat, 15 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel may turn around Africa operations in FY18 on cost optimisation - Economic Times
Airtel may turn around Africa operations in FY18 on cost optimisation  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel could turn around its loss-making Africa operations in FY18 if it is able to sustain the strong customer base growth and accelerated data ...


Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
West Africa CFA franc zone members aim to issue $4.82 bln in debt in 2019 - The North Africa Post
West Africa CFA franc zone members aim to issue $4.82 bln in debt in 2019  The North Africa Post

The eight countries of the West African CFA franc zone plan to issue 2.723 trillion CFA francs ($4.82 billion) in debt in 2019, Reuters reported. Member countries ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
20,000 migrants rescued from Sahara in three years: IOM - Business Standard
20,000 migrants rescued from Sahara in three years: IOM  Business Standard

Nearly 20,000 migrants have been rescued from the Sahara desert in Niger over the past three years, the International Organization for Migration said on ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kidnap fears drive Nigeria’s clean-up of SIM card data - The Africa Report
Kidnap fears drive Nigeria’s clean-up of SIM card data  The Africa Report

Nigeria's clean-up of inaccurate SIM card data is driven by the use of the cards in kidnaps. Prospective mobile network operators must grasp the security…


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
High state of peace ranking elusive in East African region - The Citizen
High state of peace ranking elusive in East African region  The Citizen

Tanzania remains the most peaceful country in the East African Community while Rwanda has showed the most significant improvement in peace, according to ...


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Niger: Country Intelligence Report 2019 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger: Country Intelligence Report 2019  Stock Market Pioneer

“Niger: Country Intelligence Report”, a new Country Intelligence Report by GlobalData, provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:27:34 GMT
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Niger – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Size, Growth, Analysis, Trends, and Opportunities 2019-2024 - Stock Market Pioneer
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Size, Growth, Analysis, Trends, and Opportunities 2019-2024  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Africa – Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the Report: Major MNOs in ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:28:27 GMT
Niger shuts Airtel telecom offices over unpaid taxes - News24
Niger shuts Airtel telecom offices over unpaid taxes  News24

Niger has ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of 107 ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers - AllAfrica.com
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers  AllAfrica.com

Analysis - There is a tendency by African Governments to see mobile operators as a convenient cash cow that can be milked through taxes. The latest example ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes - Economic Times
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes  Economic Times

KOLKATA: The Niger government has ordered the closure of Bharti Airtel's whollyowned arm in the African country for nonpayment of over $107 million (about ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat finalises sale of West African operations to Maroc Telecom - TeleGeography
Etisalat finalises sale of West African operations to Maroc Telecom  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom investing USD162m in West Africa - TeleGeography
Maroc Telecom investing USD162m in West Africa  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Mon, 09 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Moov Togo gained more than 500000 active users last year - Togo First
Moov Togo gained more than 500000 active users last year  Togo First

At Q4 2018, Moov Togo had more than 3.4 million active users. According to Maroc Telecom, the parent company of the operator, which disclosed.


Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

NIAMEY, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom Considers Expansion into Chad - Morocco World News
Maroc Telecom Considers Expansion into Chad  Morocco World News

The Maroc Telecom chairman went to Chad on February 19 to discuss the Moroccan group's probable entry into Chad's telecommunications market.


Sat, 23 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa: A continent where partnership is in demand - Military Times
Africa: A continent where partnership is in demand  Military Times

While U.S. military might is unrivaled, a robust whole of government approach enables security, stability and prosperity on the African continent.


Sat, 23 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom completes Moov takeover for 474 million euros - Biztech Africa
Maroc Telecom completes Moov takeover for 474 million euros  Biztech Africa

Maroc Telecom said this week that it has completed the takeover of all Moov operations in six African countries to the total value of 474 million euros.


Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom - gulfnews.com
Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom  gulfnews.com

The French-speaking West African operations provide both mobile voice and data services and operate under the Moov brand.


Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Gabon Telecom MD redeployed to Ivory Coast | Telecoms News in Ivory Coast - Biztech Africa
Gabon Telecom MD redeployed to Ivory Coast | Telecoms News in Ivory Coast  Biztech Africa

Lhoussaine Oussalah is no longer the managing director of Gabon Telecom(GT). Oussalah is leaving Central Africa and heading to West Africa in Ivory Coast ...


Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner - africanews
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital payment partner  africanews

Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.MFSAfrica.com) as Digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Benin shuts Libercom SA's operations after years of mismanagement - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Benin shuts Libercom SA's operations after years of mismanagement  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Since September 30, 2018, Libercom SA, the telecommunications operator which belongs to the incumbent operator Bénin Télécoms, has ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
African countries with the fastest mobile internet speed ranked - IT News Africa
African countries with the fastest mobile internet speed ranked  IT News Africa

Much of 2018's growth in internet users in Africa has been driven by more affordable smartphones and mobile data plans. Mobile phone users in Africa are up ...


Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bénin: Bio Tchané et 58 personnes aux commandes du bloc Républicain - BENIN WEB TV
Bénin: Bio Tchané et 58 personnes aux commandes du bloc Républicain  BENIN WEB TV

Reporté il y a quelques jours, le congrès constitutif du bloc républicain a été effectif ce samedi 08 décembre. Au total, 59 personnes plus ou moins connues au ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results Paris Stock Exchange:IAM - GlobeNewswire
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results Paris Stock Exchange:IAM  GlobeNewswire

2017 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS. Achievements exceeding announced targets: 5.5% growth in Group customer base, nearly reaching 57 million customers;.


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Second Niger Bridge main project to gulp N210 billion — Director - Premium Times
Second Niger Bridge main project to gulp N210 billion — Director  Premium Times

The Director of Highway Bridges and Design, Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, Sogbesan Adetokunbo says the main project on the second Niger ...


Sat, 28 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Togo's Partial Privatization Will Not Solve the Market Blockages That Are Holding Back the Country's Full Potential - AllAfrica.com
Togo's Partial Privatization Will Not Solve the Market Blockages That Are Holding Back the Country's Full Potential  AllAfrica.com

For years Togo's Government has been dancing around what it is going to do about its inefficient state telcos. It has now pushed them both together into a single ...


Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cape merger to create agriculture powerhouse - Bizcommunity.com
Cape merger to create agriculture powerhouse  Bizcommunity.com

A new agribusiness powerhouse is heading for listing on the JSE after proposals by Western Cape-based Overberg Agri and Acorn Agri to merge...


Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Vodacom keen on acquisitions, but where? - BusinessTech
Vodacom keen on acquisitions, but where?  BusinessTech

Mobile operator Vodacom says it is keen to expand its foot print in three new countries by the end of 2014, but analysts are asking the question, where?


Wed, 22 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Togo will use its first 4G network in 2015 - Medafrica Times
Togo will use its first 4G network in 2015  Medafrica Times

After introducing the first 3G broadband network in Togo in 2010, the mobile phone company Togocel has announced this weekend the introduction of 4G ...


Mon, 16 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Africa’s mobile operators - BusinessTech
Africa’s mobile operators  BusinessTech

South Africa is far down the list of countries in Africa when it comes to the number of mobile operators within a country.


Tue, 27 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
VMK Tech designs phones and tablets for Africa, will soon build there too - Ars Technica
VMK Tech designs phones and tablets for Africa, will soon build there too  Ars Technica

Verone Mankou first dreamed of designing a low-cost laptop for Africa back in 2006. Now, seven years later, he is CEO of his own company called VMK Tech.


Sun, 03 Nov 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Sino-African e-commerce takes off - African Business Magazine
Sino-African e-commerce takes off  African Business Magazine

When Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi visited five African countries at the start of the year, the visit did not get half as much media attention as Facebook ...


Mon, 27 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The Type of Blockchain Business You Can Do in Africa Today - Coin Idol
The Type of Blockchain Business You Can Do in Africa Today  Coin Idol

The World Bank are estimating that money flows from migrant workers to developing countries were worth US$ 440 billion last year, more than double foreign ...


Fri, 19 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There - AllAfrica.com
Benin: Mobile Money Start-Up MFs Wants to Have 400 Million Mobile Wallets By 2020 - It's Already Nearly Halfway There  AllAfrica.com

Mobile money in Africa started as a workaround with people exchanging airtime as a way of sending money. Out of this small seed of an idea has come a whole ...


Fri, 18 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

Niger: Country Intelligence Report 2019 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger: Country Intelligence Report 2019  Stock Market Pioneer

“Niger: Country Intelligence Report”, a new Country Intelligence Report by GlobalData, provides an executive-level overview of the telecommunications market ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:27:34 GMT
NIGER : Mohamed Rhissa takes over Orange's licence - Africa Intelligence
NIGER : Mohamed Rhissa takes over Orange's licence  Africa Intelligence

After months of bickering with the Nigerien state over tax.


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023 - Stock Market Pioneer
Niger Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Growth, Analysis, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Niger Telecom; Bharti Airtel; Orange; Moov; Atlantique | 2019-2023  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Niger – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Partners with Kirusa to launch Orange Célébrité in Niger - PR Web
Orange Partners with Kirusa to launch Orange Célébrité in Niger  PR Web

Orange subscribers in Niger to have direct access to their favorite celebrities on the Orange Célébrité Platform. Regular updates from popular celebs like FILO, ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Flooding imminent as Rivers Niger, Benue rise - The Punch
Flooding imminent as Rivers Niger, Benue rise  The Punch

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja Many states across the country will witness more floods following the rise in the water levels of Nigeria's two major riv...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:43:40 GMT
Orange 'considering all options' for Niger operations - ITWeb Africa
Orange 'considering all options' for Niger operations  ITWeb Africa

Mobile operator Orange Niger is considering options, including restructuring and partnerships, as its operations continue to be affected by regulatory pressure ...


Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Google to spend $200m on YouTube settlement - ITWeb
Google to spend $200m on YouTube settlement  ITWeb

Alphabet's Google will pay up to $200 million to settle an FTC investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a children's privacy law.


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute  Reuters

(Adds comments from Orange statement, details). NIAMEY, Nov 30 (Reuters) - French telecoms group Orange said on Friday that Niger's government had ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange to Pull Out of Niger Over High Taxes - Front Page Africa
Orange to Pull Out of Niger Over High Taxes  Front Page Africa

NIGER – The Nigerien subsidiary of Orange is contemplating shutting down its operations in that country over a tax dispute with the government of Niger.


Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecel RCA and Rimbo Holdings retained for the last run in Orange Niger's take-over - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Telecel RCA and Rimbo Holdings retained for the last run in Orange Niger's take-over  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Out of the five operators that were in the competition to acquire financially-strapped operator Orange Niger, only Telecel Centrafrique and ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger closes Orange Niger's offices following XOF22 billion fiscal adjustment - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Niger closes Orange Niger's offices following XOF22 billion fiscal adjustment  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

On November 29, 2018, Orange Niger was required to close its offices in Niamey, just a few days after it was sent a tax adjustment notice for an.


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers - AllAfrica.com
Niger: Orange Pulls Out of Niger Over Tax Dispute - One of Likely Buyers Is a Tax Avoider Named in the Panama Papers  AllAfrica.com

Analysis - There is a tendency by African Governments to see mobile operators as a convenient cash cow that can be milked through taxes. The latest example ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange ordered to shut offices in tax dispute - Mobile World Live
Orange ordered to shut offices in tax dispute  Mobile World Live

Niger's government ordered Orange Group to close all of its offices in the country as authorities and the operator escalated a row over a XOF22 billion ($38 ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute - ETTelecom.com
Orange says Niger orders offices shut over tax dispute  ETTelecom.com

French telecoms group Orange said on Friday that Niger's government had ordered it to shut all its offices in the country because of a tax dispute, c..


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Surrounded by chaos, Niger is a nation on the edge - National Geographic
Surrounded by chaos, Niger is a nation on the edge  National Geographic

The West African country, a crossroads for trade and transit in one of the world's roughest regions, is clinging to stability. But for how long?


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 09:04:01 GMT
Niger shuts Airtel telecom offices over unpaid taxes - News24
Niger shuts Airtel telecom offices over unpaid taxes  News24

Niger has ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of 107 ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ahead of ECOWAS counter-terror summit, JNIM targets ‘G5 Sahel’ forces in Mali - The Defense Post
Ahead of ECOWAS counter-terror summit, JNIM targets ‘G5 Sahel’ forces in Mali  The Defense Post

Sahelien al-Qaeda affiliate JNIM claimed a deadly attack in Mali near the border with Burkina Faso targeted forces from the G5 Sahel, days before an ECOWAS ...


Fri, 13 Sep 2019 06:39:56 GMT
Airtel debuts 4G LTE in Niger republic - ITWeb Africa
Airtel debuts 4G LTE in Niger republic  ITWeb Africa

Telecoms operator Airtel has launched Niger republic's first 4G LTE network, almost a year after it paid US$22-million for its 4G license. In May 2018, ITWeb ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger orders closure of Airtel offices over unpaid taxes of $107 million - Business Standard
Niger orders closure of Airtel offices over unpaid taxes of $107 million  Business Standard

Niger on Saturday ordered the closure of the offices of the country's biggest telecoms operator Airtel, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel group, for unpaid taxes of ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes - Economic Times
Niger government orders closure of Airtel arm over unpaid taxes  Economic Times

KOLKATA: The Niger government has ordered the closure of Bharti Airtel's whollyowned arm in the African country for nonpayment of over $107 million (about ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Shanahan closes review of Niger ambush that killed four US soldiers, seeks no further punishments - ArmyTimes.com
Shanahan closes review of Niger ambush that killed four US soldiers, seeks no further punishments  ArmyTimes.com

The Pentagon has concluded its investigation into the October 2017 Niger ambush that left four American soldiers and four Nigerien partner forces dead.


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kidnapped aid worker in Nigeria pleads for her life on video: ‘We have families’ - The Washington Post
Kidnapped aid worker in Nigeria pleads for her life on video: ‘We have families’  The Washington Post

The woman in a blue hijab tells the camera she'd been kidnapped six days earlier. She identifies herself in a video released late Wednesday only as Grace, ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
My Husband Was Killed in Niger. His Death Only Became Real to Me When I Saw His Coffin. - The New York Times
My Husband Was Killed in Niger. His Death Only Became Real to Me When I Saw His Coffin.  The New York Times

The wife of an American soldier killed in the Niger ambush recounts the day she and her sons collected his remains at the airport.


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Why growing U.S. drone operations in Niger are controversial - PBS NewsHour
Why growing U.S. drone operations in Niger are controversial  PBS NewsHour

Over the past few years, the U.S. military has increased its activities and broadened its mission in Africa. In Niger, the U.S. Air Force has built a huge new base ...


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In Africa's Sahel, climate change makes hunger crisis worse - PBS NewsHour
In Africa's Sahel, climate change makes hunger crisis worse  PBS NewsHour

In the African Sahel, located between the Sahara Desert and the equator, the climate has long been inhospitable. But now rising temperatures have caused ...


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger: CityTaps raises € 1 million and signs with Veolia Africa for prepaid water - AFRIK 21
Niger: CityTaps raises € 1 million and signs with Veolia Africa for prepaid water  AFRIK 21

The start-up CityTaps has just raised 1 million euros and signed, in the wake, a contract with Veolia Africa to develop a large scale new water meter in ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US military vehicle hits roadside bomb in Niger, no casualties - Military Times
US military vehicle hits roadside bomb in Niger, no casualties  Military Times

NIAMEY, Niger — U.S. *service* members are being evaluated for potential injuries after their vehicle activated an improvised explosive device in Niger on ...


Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel secures Niger Republic's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

The government of Niger Republic has awarded the country's first 4G license to Airtel Niger (Celtel Niger SA) for an undisclosed amount. According to the ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license - ITWeb Africa
Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license  ITWeb Africa

Airtel Niger CEO Pierre Canton Bakara said the company paid CFA12 billion (approximately US$22 million) for its 4G license, bringing the total amount spend ...


Thu, 31 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
GRAPHIC: Video showing deadly ambush of US soldiers in Niger raises new questions - CBS17.com
GRAPHIC: Video showing deadly ambush of US soldiers in Niger raises new questions  CBS17.com

WARNING: The video above contains graphic *content* that some viewers may find disturbing. WASHINGTON (CBS NEWS) – Newly-released video showing the ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Toxic mud swamps fortunes of Niger Delta women years after oil spill - The Guardian
Toxic mud swamps fortunes of Niger Delta women years after oil spill  The Guardian

Ogoniland women produce most of the family's food but the twin pressures of land grabs and pollution are making it impossible for them to survive.


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange, Cisco Team Up for Software-Defined LANs - Virtualization Review
Orange, Cisco Team Up for Software-Defined LANs  Virtualization Review

Recent buzz in the growing software-defined networking space has been all about SD-WANs, but a new pact between Orange Business Services and Cisco ...


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange Guinea acquires its 4G license, comforting its leadership - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Orange Guinea acquires its 4G license, comforting its leadership  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Orange Guinea is increasing the pressure on its local competitors MTN and Cellcom. On March 14, 2019, the operator acquired a 4G licence ...


Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange, a key player engaged in the digital transformation in Africa and the Middle East, launches its first “Orange Digital Centre” in Tunisia - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Orange, a key player engaged in the digital transformation in Africa and the Middle East, launches its first “Orange Digital Centre” in Tunisia  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Orange is launching the “Orange Digital Centre” today in Tunis, a place built around a completely new concept and entirely dedicated to innovation.


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UNILAG Students Being Supplied With Water So Contaminated It 'Looks Like Orange Juice' - SaharaReporters.com
UNILAG Students Being Supplied With Water So Contaminated It 'Looks Like Orange Juice'  SaharaReporters.com

Students resident in Makama Hall have berated the hall management for not making any move to fix the water problem in the hall, stating that the water in the ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Los Angeles Entrepreneur David Delrahim Opens Second Orange County Green Bliss Car Wash - GlobeNewswire
Los Angeles Entrepreneur David Delrahim Opens Second Orange County Green Bliss Car Wash  GlobeNewswire

LOS ANGELES, April 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Los Angeles based Bliss Car Wash today announced the second Orange County installation of its Bliss ...


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
SUNY Orange to Augment Student Experience with AR App - Campus Technology
SUNY Orange to Augment Student Experience with AR App  Campus Technology

Orange County Community College (SUNY Orange), part of the State University of New York system, is rolling out an augmented reality campaign aimed at ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
U.S. soldier La David Johnson fought to end after ambush in Niger - OCRegister
U.S. soldier La David Johnson fought to end after ambush in Niger  OCRegister

Myeshia Johnson, the wife of Army Sgt. La David Johnson, kisses her husband's casket during his funeral *service* at the Hollywood Memorial Gardens in ...


Sun, 17 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
4 Women With Lives Scarred by Genital Cutting: Could a Surgeon Heal Them? - The New York Times
4 Women With Lives Scarred by Genital Cutting: Could a Surgeon Heal Them?  The New York Times

Over 200 million women and girls alive today have been circumcised. Four of them shared with The Times their pain, emotional trauma and sexual struggles ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Two-star general, Green Berets punished for deadly Niger ambush that killed 4 US soldiers - ArmyTimes.com
Two-star general, Green Berets punished for deadly Niger ambush that killed 4 US soldiers  ArmyTimes.com

The military has reportedly punished six troops, including an Air Force two-star general, for their roles in the October 2017 Niger ambush that resulted in the ...


Mon, 05 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New Parking Structure Opens at Orange Train Station - MassTransitMag.com
New Parking Structure Opens at Orange Train Station  MassTransitMag.com

Officials from the Orange County Transportation Authority, the city of Orange and the community came together to mark the completion of a new multi-level ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
US special operations soldier injured, French troop killed in car crash in Africa - ArmyTimes.com
US special operations soldier injured, French troop killed in car crash in Africa  ArmyTimes.com

American and French special operations troops were involved in a vehicle accident in Niger late Saturday evening that left one French *service* member dead.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019 - PR Newswire
Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019  PR Newswire

JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Employers Institute, a global organization dedicated to enriching the world of work, and connecting Top ...


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Here's what you need to know about the 2019 Orange Social Venture Prize - Ventureburn
Here's what you need to know about the 2019 Orange Social Venture Prize  Ventureburn

The 2019 Orange Social Venture Prize is offering three of the best innovative and socially responsible tech startups in Africa and the Middle East a grand total of ...


Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria – Floods Hit Niger, Kano and Nasarawa States - Nigeria - ReliefWeb
Nigeria – Floods Hit Niger, Kano and Nasarawa States - Nigeria  ReliefWeb

Nigeria's Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) has warned communities in Kebbi, Niger, Kwara, Kogi, Anambra, Delta and Bayelsa states that increasingly ...


Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gambia: Orange Makes a Back-Door Entry Into the Gambian Market and Causes Much Tongue Wagging - AllAfrica.com
Gambia: Orange Makes a Back-Door Entry Into the Gambian Market and Causes Much Tongue Wagging  AllAfrica.com

Orange has taken the unusual step of buying a Gambian company with an ISP license to its name in order to enter the market. The normal front door would be to ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Despite Losing Billions to MMM, Nigerians Embrace Another Ponzi Scheme, Loom - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Nigeria: Despite Losing Billions to MMM, Nigerians Embrace Another Ponzi Scheme, Loom  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

In spite of the bitter experience millions of Nigerians had with various Ponzi schemes in the past, Loom, a similar scheme is making wave among many ...


Mon, 06 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
World Cup Group D preview: Argentina, Croatia, Iceland, Nigeria - OCRegister
World Cup Group D preview: Argentina, Croatia, Iceland, Nigeria  OCRegister

Here's a look at the World Cup's Group D, which includes always dangerous Argentina, star-studded Croatia, inspiring Iceland and colorful Nigeria.


Sat, 16 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger's Gold Rush Has Turned Bandits into Barons - VICE
Niger's Gold Rush Has Turned Bandits into Barons  VICE

But, after being granted rare access to northern Niger's goldfields, we saw how the vast majority of workers aren't benefitting nearly as much as them.


Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
VA delays decision to add more diseases to Agent Orange list - Stars and Stripes
VA delays decision to add more diseases to Agent Orange list  Stars and Stripes

Researchers with the National Academy of Medicine released a report stating there was “suggestive” evidence that eight diseases — including prostate cancer, ...


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Juvia's Place Is Launching at Ulta With Afrique Collection - Allure Magazine
Juvia's Place Is Launching at Ulta With Afrique Collection  Allure Magazine

Juvia's Place will launch online at Ulta on the same day the brand launches its new Afrique makeup collection, which features bold and vibrant matte and ...


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria needs a revolution – but it must be a socialist revolution! - In Defence of Marxism
Nigeria needs a revolution – but it must be a socialist revolution!  In Defence of Marxism

On Saturday 27 July, the African Action Congress (AAC), led by former presidential candidate Omoyele Sowore, called Nigerians to a revolution, to take place on ...


Fri, 09 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Boosting rice production in Nigeria - BBC News
Boosting rice production in Nigeria  BBC News

Rice is a staple in Nigeria, and the country consumes almost 7 million tonnes of it a year. That's a lot of rice, and in order to keep up with demand, the country ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ten million Orange Money customers in 13 countries - TeleGeography
Ten million Orange Money customers in 13 countries  TeleGeography

TeleGeography's free daily email summary of the world's top telecom news stories.


Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Mali - Niger | CAN Orange 2013 | 20.01.2013 - CAF TV
Mali - Niger | CAN Orange 2013 | 20.01.2013  CAF TV


Sun, 20 Jan 2013 23:05:02 GMT
Africa's 8 largest mobile networks - IT News Africa
Africa's 8 largest mobile networks  IT News Africa

While MTN is Africa's largest mobile phone network provider, how does it stack up to the competition? While MTN is a native to Africa, most of the continent's big ...


Fri, 17 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Meet the Nigerian Artists, Musicians, and Designers Taking Over the World - W
Meet the Nigerian Artists, Musicians, and Designers Taking Over the World  W

A new generation of Nigerian artists, writers, musicians, and fashion designers are influencing the world.


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Local Business Leader David Delrahim Opens Eco-Conscious Bliss Car Wash - GlobeNewswire
Local Business Leader David Delrahim Opens Eco-Conscious Bliss Car Wash  GlobeNewswire

Pledges *Fresh* Water Donation To Wells Bring Hope.


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange outlines Africa rollout plan for AI-enabled bank - ITWeb Africa
Orange outlines Africa rollout plan for AI-enabled bank  ITWeb Africa

Bruno Mettling, Orange's President and CEO for Middle East and Africa, has confirmed the company will launch its AI-enabled mobile bank offering, Orange ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger football club recruits migrants en route to Libya - InfoMigrants
Niger football club recruits migrants en route to Libya  InfoMigrants

The town of Agadez is often the last stop in Niger for migrants hoping to travel to Libya, and then to Europe. A local football coach is using his town's strategic ...


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Climate Change in Nigeria: Floods in Lagos, Abuja, Niger Delta are going to get a lot worse - Quartz Africa
Climate Change in Nigeria: Floods in Lagos, Abuja, Niger Delta are going to get a lot worse  Quartz Africa

Rainfall patterns in Nigeria suggests rainstorms are getting more intense with fewer rainy days, yet the total yearly amounts of rainfall have not changed.


Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Burkina Faso: Orange renews its 2G/3G licence and acquires the 4G+ license - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Burkina Faso: Orange renews its 2G/3G licence and acquires the 4G+ license  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

The French telecom group Orange has just hit a great milestone in Burkina Faso. On January 15, 2019, it renewed the 2G/ 3G licenses and acquired the.


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Secret spectacles - BBC News
Secret spectacles  BBC News

By Joel Gunter BBC Africa Eye. It was close to midnight when the young man crawled into the desert. All around him was darkness. A hundred metres away, ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Senegal: Tigo acquires 4G license two years after Orange - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Senegal: Tigo acquires 4G license two years after Orange  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Tigo Senegal which now belongs to SAGA AFRICA HOLDINGS LIMITED, a joint venture of Teyliom Telecom, NJJ and Sofima, finally acquires 4G license. On.


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

NIAMEY, Sept 29 (Reuters) - Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
ACE submarine cable connects Benin and Canary Islands - LightWave Online
ACE submarine cable connects Benin and Canary Islands  LightWave Online

The Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) submarine cable has added landing stations in Benin and the Canary islands, according to consortium member Orange.


Mon, 06 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Congo Chine Telecom poised to re-launch as Orange - TeleGeography
Congo Chine Telecom poised to re-launch as Orange  TeleGeography

Congo, Dem. Rep. France Telecom-Orange (FT-Orange), which took over wireless operator Congo Chine Telecom (CCT) in late-2011, has confirmed that it is ...


Fri, 21 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT
The Gulf of Guinea is now the world’s worst piracy hotspot - The Economist
The Gulf of Guinea is now the world’s worst piracy hotspot  The Economist

The tricks that baffled buccaneers off Somalia and South-East Asia may not help in west Africa.


Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange announces 'Sanza', its $20 smartphone in 16 MENA countries - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Orange announces 'Sanza', its $20 smartphone in 16 MENA countries  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

During the Mobile World Congress that was opened on February 25, 2019, Orange announced the launch of its $20 smartphone baptized “Sanza” in.


Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Embracing biotech crops and why Nigeria's GMO fight is far from over - Genetic Literacy Project
Embracing biotech crops and why Nigeria's GMO fight is far from over  Genetic Literacy Project

In July, Nigeria took a significant step down the biotech road by approving its first commercially available GMO crop, offering farmers access to two new.


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Syracuse basketball walk-on from Africa finally getting his chance in 5th year - Syracuse.com
Syracuse basketball walk-on from Africa finally getting his chance in 5th year  Syracuse.com

Antonio Balandi lived in Chad, Mauritania, Niger, Nepal and Burkina Faso before coming to Syracuse University. He's now a fifth-year senior in his first year in ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Morocco: Orange opens Cyberdefense center in Casablanca - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Morocco: Orange opens Cyberdefense center in Casablanca  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

(Ecofin Agency) - Orange Cyberdefense, the French group Orange's branch dedicated to network security, officially opens its first African subsidiary in Morocco.


Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Niger floods threaten neighboring west African countries - africanews
Niger floods threaten neighboring west African countries  africanews

The Niger Basin Authority on Saturday warned of the risk of severe flooding in Benin and Nigeria, two countries crossed by the river, that has burst its banks.


Sun, 10 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Is Killer 'Evolution' Drink in Circulation in Nigeria? - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Nigeria: Is Killer 'Evolution' Drink in Circulation in Nigeria?  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

Many may have received this message on Whatsapp: "ASAP... pls (SIC) don't ignore send to your family & friends immediately because the drink is already in ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE: BMW will build the 592bhp Vision M Next supercar - Top Gear
UPDATE: BMW will build the 592bhp Vision M Next supercar  Top Gear

Confirmation that, oh yes, a standalone M car like this will appear in a few years. Paul Horrell. 25 Jun 2019. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Mailto ...


Tue, 25 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Orange, the Only Telecoms Operator in the World Certified as a “Top Employer Global 2018” - Business Wire
Orange, the Only Telecoms Operator in the World Certified as a “Top Employer Global 2018”  Business Wire

Orange has been awarded the “Top Employer Global 2018” certification, which recognizes the best human resources policies and policies and practices.


Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A Brain-Eating Amoeba Just Claimed Another Victim - WIRED
A Brain-Eating Amoeba Just Claimed Another Victim  WIRED

The temperature in Waco, Texas was approaching 83 degrees last Thursday when Mia Mattioli arrived in search of Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating, ...


Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Zambia - Nigeria | CAN Orange 2013 | 25.01.2013 - CAF TV
Zambia - Nigeria | CAN Orange 2013 | 25.01.2013  CAF TV


Fri, 25 Jan 2013 22:59:06 GMT
Nigerians welcome Loom, another Ponzi scheme, with open arms - Pulse Nigeria
Nigerians welcome Loom, another Ponzi scheme, with open arms  Pulse Nigeria

Two years after the popular Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM) Ponzi scheme crashed with millions of Naira lost, Nigerians are starting to flood towards Loom, ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
DoD approves danger pay for Niger, Mali, Cameroon - Military Times
DoD approves danger pay for Niger, Mali, Cameroon  Military Times

*Service* members deployed to Niger, Mali and northern Cameroon qualify to receive imminent danger pay/hostile fire pay retroactive to June 7, 2017, DoD ...


Thu, 08 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Incubator initiative develops growth potential of local entrepreneurial endeavours - Heineken South Africa - Bizcommunity.com
Incubator initiative develops growth potential of local entrepreneurial endeavours - Heineken South Africa  Bizcommunity.com

Heineken South Africa has announced that 30 entrepreneurs have been selected to participate in the 2019 Orange Corners entrepreneurial programme...


Wed, 12 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The next Mikel or Ighalo isn't going to come from Nigeria's league - ESPN
The next Mikel or Ighalo isn't going to come from Nigeria's league  ESPN

While Aiteo Cup final weekend is upon Nigerian football, the talk is still on the Super Eagles' Afcon campaign and where the next stars are hiding.


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Anand Giridharadas on elite do-gooding: 'Many of my friends are drunk on dangerous BS' - The Guardian
Anand Giridharadas on elite do-gooding: 'Many of my friends are drunk on dangerous BS'  The Guardian

In his recent book, Anand Giridharadas torches the privileged circles he has moved in much of his adult life.


Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Yam genomics supports West Africa as a major cradle of crop domestication - Science Advances
Yam genomics supports West Africa as a major cradle of crop domestication  Science Advances

While there has been progress in our understanding of the origin and history of agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa, a unified perspective is still lacking on where ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria : Glo announces a set of innovative products for 2019 - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Nigeria : Glo announces a set of innovative products for 2019  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Globacom announces a set of innovative products in 2019 to attract clients in the Nigerian market. The telecom group plans to enter the mobile money.


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019: See the daily lineup of performers - NOLA.com
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2019: See the daily lineup of performers  NOLA.com

Update: Festival organizers have announced that Bob Seger will not be performing because of scheduling conflicts.


Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's basic education can be reinvented by digital technology, finds France development/Orange study - Quartz Africa
Africa's basic education can be reinvented by digital technology, finds France development/Orange study  Quartz Africa

Digital technology offers access to low-cost teaching resources, added value compared to traditional teaching and a complementary solution for teacher training.


Mon, 13 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Orange Money user numbers approach 30M - Mobile World Live
Orange Money user numbers approach 30M  Mobile World Live

Orange extended availability of its Orange Money payment *service* to a 17th market with a launch in West African country Guinea-Bissau. The *service* enables ...


Tue, 10 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Orange links with African banks to expand mobile money services - Financial Times
Orange links with African banks to expand mobile money services  Financial Times

Orange has agreed partnerships with African banks to expand its mobile money services across the region to try to match the popularity of Vodafone's M-Pesa.


Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Orange extends household solar kit offering to five more African countries - PV-Tech
Orange extends household solar kit offering to five more African countries  PV-Tech

Orange, which already provides solar kits with mobile payments to residents in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Madagascar, is extending its ...


Wed, 28 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rollout Continues on Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) Cable - Converge Network Digest
Rollout Continues on Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) Cable  Converge Network Digest

Phase II of the Africa Coast to Europe (ACE) submarine cable system, a 5,000km extension from the Gulf of Guinea island of Sao Tomé-et-Principe to South ...


Thu, 19 Nov 2015 08:00:00 GMT
2 Navy SEALs under suspicion in strangling of Green Beret in Mali - OCRegister
2 Navy SEALs under suspicion in strangling of Green Beret in Mali  OCRegister

WASHINGTON — Navy criminal authorities are investigating whether two members of the elite SEAL Team 6 strangled an Army Green Beret in June while they ...


Sun, 29 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
WAFU Cup draw sets up Nigeria v Togo grudge match - ESPN
WAFU Cup draw sets up Nigeria v Togo grudge match  ESPN

Wednesday's WAFU Cup of Nations draw in Dakar decided the first eight fixtures for the first phase of knockout matches, with Nigeria to face Togo.


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Sierra Leone: CEO Says Orange Has 120 Million Customers - AllAfrica.com
Sierra Leone: CEO Says Orange Has 120 Million Customers  AllAfrica.com

Chief Executive Officer of Orange Telecom Sierra Leone, Aminata Kane Ndiaye, has disclosed that the company is operating in over twenty five countries across ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The road to Agadez | 1843 - The Economist 1843
The road to Agadez | 1843  The Economist 1843

They call Agadez the gateway to the Sahara. At the entrance to the city, the largest in central Niger, a huge concrete arch straddles the road. Except you can't ...


Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Leveraging innovative finance for Caribbean blue economy growth - UNDP
Leveraging innovative finance for Caribbean blue economy growth  UNDP

The ocean's economic value is estimated to reach US$3 trillion by 2030; but threats to its sustainability are increasing. How to drive sustainable growth and ...


Tue, 30 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The time is right for Namibian oil exploration - The Africa Report
The time is right for Namibian oil exploration  The Africa Report

A stable oil-price outlook is supporting interest in frontier oil exploration offshore Namibia.


Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
CELTEL Niger (Airtel) gets the first 4G mobile license granted in Niger - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
CELTEL Niger (Airtel) gets the first 4G mobile license granted in Niger  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Niger's government grants the very first 4G mobile license to CELTEL Niger limited, subsidiary of Indian Bharti which operates under Airtel Niger.


Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel could be leaving Ghana but Bharti Airtel denies leaving Africa - Quartz
Airtel could be leaving Ghana but Bharti Airtel denies leaving Africa  Quartz

Indian telecoms giant Bharti Airtel plans to rationalize subsidiary Airtel's African operations, according to chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal. Those comments ...


Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT

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