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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

Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share in the West African nation, ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 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 : Carte de la couverture du réseau Airtel dans les sites des PDS, décembre 2018 - Niger - ReliefWeb
Niger : Carte de la couverture du réseau Airtel dans les sites des PDS, décembre 2018 - Niger  ReliefWeb

A *service* provided by. ReliefWeb has been the leading online source for reliable and timely humanitarian information on global crises and disasters since 1996.


Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:54:28 GMT
Niger: Orange reaches an amicable settlement with tax administration over XOF22 billion tax adjustment - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Niger: Orange reaches an amicable settlement with tax administration over XOF22 billion tax adjustment  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

In Niger, the general tax directorate and the telecom firm Orange Niger finally reached an amicable settlement in regard to the tax dispute between.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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 Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes - NDTV News
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes  NDTV News

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


Sun, 09 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
A look at Francophone Africa's tech ecosystem - Wamda
A look at Francophone Africa's tech ecosystem  Wamda

By Maryam Mgonja - Associate for East Africa at Seedstars World. The French-speaking countries of Africa experienced an economic growth rate of 3.2 per cent ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
Niger tax department orders closure of Airtel Niger offices - Business Standard
Niger tax department orders closure of Airtel Niger offices  Business Standard

The tax department of Niger has ordered the closure of the offices of Bharti Airtel's arm, Airtel Niger, over a tax dispute, the company said on Tuesday.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Accenture makes multiple buys - ITWeb
Accenture makes multiple buys  ITWeb

The company acquired Adaptly, Enaxis Consulting and Knowledgent.


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 04:49:00 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
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
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
Terry G, Rudeboy, Kennyblaq, Ric Hassani perform at Idoma International Carnival 2018 - Pulse Nigeria
Terry G, Rudeboy, Kennyblaq, Ric Hassani perform at Idoma International Carnival 2018  Pulse Nigeria

After months of intense preparation, the much anticipated Idoma International Carnival, 2018 also dubbed the Biggest Street Party North of the Niger was ...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel trades flat after issuing clarification on unpaid taxes - Indiainfoline
Bharti Airtel trades flat after issuing clarification on unpaid taxes  Indiainfoline

Airtel said it is committed to a collaborative dialogue to resolve the issues and reach a mutually acceptable solution in the interest of its customers, direct ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion - Gadgets Now
Bharti Airtel dials Warburg Pincus to raise up to $1.5 billion  Gadgets Now

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
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 Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to 6 investors - Economic Times
Airtel Africa constitutes new board post equity allotment to 6 investors  Economic Times

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 USD 1.25 ...


Fri, 02 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit - Times of India
Bharti says Airtel Africa IPO not to change shareholding of Tanzania unit  Times of India

India Business News: New Delhi, Nov 06 () Telecom firm Bharti Airtel has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
An evening walk down Dalal Street | Urjit Patel’s resignation, state election results fail to spook markets - Moneycontrol.com
An evening walk down Dalal Street | Urjit Patel’s resignation, state election results fail to spook markets  Moneycontrol.com

At the close of market hours, the Sensex was up 190.29 points or 0.54% at 35150.01, while the Nifty was up 60.70 points or 0.58% at 10549.20.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to raise $1.25 billion from SoftBank, five others - The Financial Express
Airtel Africa to raise $1.25 billion from SoftBank, five others  The Financial Express

Bharti Airtel's UK subsidiary Airtel Africa on Wednesday announced that a group of six global investors led by Warburg Pincus, Temasek, Singtel and SoftBank ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cybersecurity: Smartphone users to enjoy world-class features with ESET, Airtel innovative offer - Vanguard
Cybersecurity: Smartphone users to enjoy world-class features with ESET, Airtel innovative offer  Vanguard

To help Smartphone users protect their information in relating with family, friends and associates, a Cybersecurity research firm, ESET, has introduced a new ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
52000 displaced by violence in western Niger: UN - africanews
52000 displaced by violence in western Niger: UN  africanews

More than 52,000 people have been displaced by violence since January in western Niger, an unstable area hit by jihadist incursions near the poor west African ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger student strike spreads [The Morning Call] - africanews
Niger student strike spreads [The Morning Call]  africanews

A student strike that led to the closure of Niger's main university campus is now spreading to other learning institutions across the country.


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Rivers State Government Commends Airtel for 4G Launch - Vanguard
Rivers State Government Commends Airtel for 4G Launch  Vanguard

The government of Rivers State has commended Airtel Nigeria for its recent launch of 4G LTE (Fourth Generation – Long Term Evolution) network in the State, ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Bharti Says Airtel Africa IPO Won’t Change Shareholding Of Tanzania Unit - BloombergQuint
Bharti Says Airtel Africa IPO Won’t Change Shareholding Of Tanzania Unit  BloombergQuint

Bharti Airtel Ltd. has sought to allay concerns of the Tanzanian government about the proposed listing of Airtel Africa Ltd., saying the planned initial public ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ALB Investors pump USD 1.25 billion into Airtel Africa - Articles - African Law & Business (ALB)
ALB Investors pump USD 1.25 billion into Airtel Africa - Articles  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 unveils 4G LTE network in Lagos - Vanguard
Airtel unveils 4G LTE network in Lagos  Vanguard

Telecoms operator, Airtel, on Wednesday unveiled the 4th Generation (4G) Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in Lagos, eight months after it first rolled out the ...


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 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
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
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
We’ll continue to touch lives in Nigeria – Airtel - Vanguard
We’ll continue to touch lives in Nigeria – Airtel  Vanguard

Nigeria's telecommunications company, Airtel Nigeria, has reinstated that it will continue to touch lives of indigent Nigerians across the federation through its ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 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
Airtel wins Pitcher Advertiser Award at Creativity Week 2018 - Vanguard
Airtel wins Pitcher Advertiser Award at Creativity Week 2018  Vanguard

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has won “The Pitcher Advertiser of the Year Award” at the maiden edition of the Creativity Week in ...


Fri, 30 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Boko Haram Overruns Outgunned Nigerian Military Base - Council on Foreign Relations
Boko Haram Overruns Outgunned Nigerian Military Base  Council on Foreign Relations

On November 18, an army base in Metele in northeast Nigeria was reportedly overrun by Boko Haram, and it is estimated that over one hundred soldiers were ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa names new board after $1.25 bn investment - Telecom Lead
Airtel Africa names new board after $1.25 bn investment  Telecom Lead

Airtel Africa, a subsidiary of Bharti Airtel, announced its new Board of Directors – ahead of the initial public offering (IPO). Airtel Africa revenue 2018 Airtel Africa ...


Sat, 03 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Holding co for Bharti Airtel’s Africa operations eyes IPO to unlock value - Economic Times
Holding co for Bharti Airtel’s Africa operations eyes IPO to unlock value  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel's Netherlands-based international holding company for its Africa operations is exploring an initial public offer (IPO) in a move aimed at ...


Wed, 14 Feb 2018 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
Airtel Offers 'Double Data' on Infinix, TECNO & itel Smartphones - Information Nigeria
Airtel Offers 'Double Data' on Infinix, TECNO & itel Smartphones  Information Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria has announced a strategic partnership with Original Equipment Manufacturers, Infinix, TECNO and itel smartphones brand that will enable ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa announces leadership changes in DRC, Niger - Biztech Africa
Airtel Africa announces leadership changes in DRC, Niger  Biztech Africa

Bharti Airtel has announced the appointment of three key business leaders in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Niger.


Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel reaffirms commitment to promoting corporate philanthropy - Vanguard
Airtel reaffirms commitment to promoting corporate philanthropy  Vanguard

Airtel Nigeria, has said it will continue to promote corporate philanthropy in line with its vision of empowering and assisting underprivileged Nigerians.


Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel sponsors “Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards” 2018 - Vanguard
Airtel sponsors “Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards” 2018  Vanguard

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, on Saturday, September 1, 2018 reaffirmed its commitment to the development of Africa's film and ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Why Airtel is setting up payment service bank' - The Nation Newspaper
'Why Airtel is setting up payment service bank'  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Nigeria plans to set up a Payment *Service* Bank (PSB) to deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria. The plan follows the Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN's) ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger band goes on first airplane trip to entertain Nyege Nyege fans - Music In Africa
Niger band goes on first airplane trip to entertain Nyege Nyege fans  Music In Africa

Before their melodious performance at this year's MTN Nyege Nyege festival, not many Ugandans knew about Nigerien desert blues band Etran De L'Air.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel touching lives: Four years of selfless social impact - Vanguard
Airtel touching lives: Four years of selfless social impact  Vanguard

Corporate Social Responsibility, or CSR for short, is the idea that a company should be socially involved with the environment around itself. This can range from ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel donates cancer equipment to foundation - Vanguard
Airtel donates cancer equipment to foundation  Vanguard

NIGERIA'S telecommunication company, Airtel Nigeria, yesterday, donated several cancer treatment kits to St. Cyril Cancer Foundation, to enhance rapid ...


Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel raises $1.25b from investors - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel raises $1.25b from investors  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Africa Limited, a subsidiary of India's Bharti Airtel Ltd, said yesterday that it had raised $1.25 billion from six global investors.


Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa IPO Options Excite Banks - Leadership Newspapers
Airtel Africa IPO Options Excite Banks  Leadership Newspapers

Airtel Africa IPO Options Excite Banks Bharti Airtel's potential IPO of its Africa operations is reportedly attracting the attention of a number of banks, which are all ...


Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:00:00 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 Seychelles introduces home broadband on the local market - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Airtel Seychelles introduces home broadband on the local market  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

As part of its mission to always bring innovations and good products to satisfy its customers, local telecommunication company Airtel Seychelles has.


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Several dozen killed near Mali's border with Niger - Independent
Several dozen killed near Mali's border with Niger  Independent

Bamako, Mali | AFP | Several dozen civilians have been shot dead by gunmen who raided an area in northeastern Mali near the border with Niger, local officials ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s internet subscription rises to 104m - Vanguard
Nigeria’s internet subscription rises to 104m  Vanguard

Nigeria internet data report released by the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has revealed that Nigerian internet subscription data increased from ...


Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to create more entrepreneurs in Nigeria — CEO - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel to create more entrepreneurs in Nigeria — CEO  The Nation Newspaper

The management of Airtel Nigeria has assured Nigerians of its commitment to create more entrepreneurs and “connect more people with their dreams'' in the ...


Fri, 28 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers 'double data' on selected Smartphone brands - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel offers 'double data' on selected Smartphone brands  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Nigeria has announced a strategic partnership with original equipment manufacturers, Infinix, TECNO and itel smartphones brand.


Mon, 10 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
2019: APC supporters protest over alleged replacement of candidate in Niger - Legit.ng
2019: APC supporters protest over alleged replacement of candidate in Niger  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? The protesters said Jafaru Illiyasu Auna won the APC ticket to contest for the Magama/Mariga/Rijau federal constituency but he was replaced ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 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
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
Young Nigerians get Airtel, Runway Jazz train on music, fashion - Vanguard
Young Nigerians get Airtel, Runway Jazz train on music, fashion  Vanguard

Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, in partnership with Runway Jazz, an initiative aimed at promoting Nigeria's rich music and culture, ...


Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Excitement, encomium as Airtel launches 4G in Ibadan - Vanguard
Excitement, encomium as Airtel launches 4G in Ibadan  Vanguard

Telco set to launch 4G in Lagos, other Cities in coming months. Leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, today, officially announced the deployment of its 4G ...


Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The DR Congo is using a decades-old law to shut down the internet - Quartz
The DR Congo is using a decades-old law to shut down the internet  Quartz

The Democratic Republic of Congo has in recent years emerged as one of the most important nations to watch for digital rights violations in Africa. As the ...


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
US army punishes six over roles in fatal Niger ambush: report - Independent
US army punishes six over roles in fatal Niger ambush: report  Independent

Washington, United States | AFP | The US Army has punished six members of the armed forces for their roles in a 2017 mission in Niger that resulted in the ...


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:00:00 GMT
9Mobile, Airtel oppose transfer of Visafone 800MHz spectrum licence to MTN - Vanguard
9Mobile, Airtel oppose transfer of Visafone 800MHz spectrum licence to MTN  Vanguard

Two major telecom operators in the country, 9Mobile and Barti Airtel, yesterday, publicly opposed the proposed transfer of operating licence and resources, ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Residents react to telecom network blackout in Kogi - Daily Trust
Residents react to telecom network blackout in Kogi  Daily Trust

Mixed reactions have trailed the shutting down of some telecommunications base stations by the Kogi State government over alleged tax defaults.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 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
Nigeria’s digital economy to generate $88b by 2021 – Adebayo, ALTON Chairman - Vanguard
Nigeria’s digital economy to generate $88b by 2021 – Adebayo, ALTON Chairman  Vanguard

The Nigerian digital economy appears to be growing from strength to strength despite problem of infrastructure deficit. In fact, it is expected to generate up to $88 ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mass rally in Niger to back 2018 budget - Independent
Mass rally in Niger to back 2018 budget  Independent

Niamey, Niger | AFP | Tens of thousands of supporters of Nigerien President Mahamadou Issoufou marched in the capital Niamey on Sunday after a number of ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel planning to raise up to $1.5 billion by selling 25% in Africa unit - Gadgets Now
Bharti Airtel planning to raise up to $1.5 billion by selling 25% in Africa unit  Gadgets Now

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, Bharti Airtel ...


Fri, 04 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
ZTE: Airtel’s 4G in Ibadan will drive economic growth - Vanguard
ZTE: Airtel’s 4G in Ibadan will drive economic growth  Vanguard

ZTE Corporation, a global telecommunications equipment, networks and mobile devices company headquartered in Shenzhen, China has partnered with ...


Thu, 01 Mar 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
Creditors move NCLT to recover dues from Anil Ambani's RCom, Reliance Telecom - Business Today
Creditors move NCLT to recover dues from Anil Ambani's RCom, Reliance Telecom  Business Today

The list of 24 creditors that have gone to the NCLT against RCom and Reliance Telecom includes names like Paytm's parent company One97 Communications, ...


Fri, 26 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Protesters in Niger kick against ''anti-social '' finance law - africanews
Protesters in Niger kick against ''anti-social '' finance law  africanews

Thousands of people demonstrated in the Nigerian capital Niamey on Sunday against the 2018 finance law been seen as “antisocial”. The protesters marched ...


Mon, 01 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Unlimited Data plans to empower consumers, boost internet connectivity - The Nation Newspaper
Airtel's Unlimited Data plans to empower consumers, boost internet connectivity  The Nation Newspaper

Airtel Nigeria has said that its newly introduced Unlimited Data plans will empower and create more prosperity opportunities for telecoms consumers as well as ...


Sat, 02 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel eyeing on consolidation to sail in African markets - Economic Times
Airtel eyeing on consolidation to sail in African markets  Economic Times

KOLKATA: Bharti Airtel is believed to have identified six non-profitable African markets for consolidation to reduce losses and clear headroom for the Sunil ...


Mon, 01 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Breaking: Airtel losing money in Africa, said To Exit Malawi This Year - The Maravi Post
Breaking: Airtel losing money in Africa, said To Exit Malawi This Year  The Maravi Post

Bharti Airtel, the mother company of Airtel Malawi has announced that it will be exiting 14 African countries including Malawi within a year. The affected countries ...


Mon, 30 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel woos new subscribers with Ovajara Back to Sender - Vanguard
Airtel woos new subscribers with Ovajara Back to Sender  Vanguard

By Tare Youdeowei. Seeking to empower Nigerians to reach their larger network, Airtel Nigeria has launched Overjara Back to Sender, in the Smart Connect ...


Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya’s cross-network money transfer plan stalls as others press on - Standard Digital
Kenya’s cross-network money transfer plan stalls as others press on  Standard Digital

Nine months after Safaricom and Airtel launched a six-month pilot initiative on interoperability, little progress has been reported.


Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Democratic Libya is key to stabilizing Sahel region – European parliament president - africanews
Democratic Libya is key to stabilizing Sahel region – European parliament president  africanews

President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani has reiterated the importance of a democratic Libya in ensuring stability in the wider Sahel region of Africa.


Fri, 20 Jul 2018 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
French president celebrates 'Christmas' with troops in Niger - africanews
French president celebrates 'Christmas' with troops in Niger  africanews

French President Emmanuel Macron visited and dined with soldiers stationed in Niger who are fighting against extremism in the Sahel, reassuring them that ...


Sat, 23 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
LAIF awards: Airtel wins Best Commercial in 2017 - Vanguard
LAIF awards: Airtel wins Best Commercial in 2017  Vanguard

Lagos, Nigeria; Wednesday, 13th December, 2017: Airtel's Lost Television Commercial (TVC) has been adjudged the best advertising campaign in 2017 by the ...


Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel promotes Raghunath Mandava as CEO of its Africa operations - MediaNama.com
Airtel promotes Raghunath Mandava as CEO of its Africa operations  MediaNama.com

Raghunath Mandava, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Airtel's Africa operations has been promoted as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of ...


Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Niger's tourism sector in light of US travel warning [The Morning Call] - africanews
Niger's tourism sector in light of US travel warning [The Morning Call]  africanews

On the grand angle today, we talk about Niger the west african nation that has been in the news of late especially as it concerns the United States. Mawli Dayak ...


Thu, 02 Nov 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Niger attack video released by IS shows group's 'depravity': Pentagon - Independent
Niger attack video released by IS shows group's 'depravity': Pentagon  Independent

Washington, United States | AFP | A graphic video apparently captured by the helmet camera of one of the US soldiers killed in an Islamic State ambush in Niger ...


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Telecoms subscribers hit 153m, Airtel tops - Vanguard
Telecoms subscribers hit 153m, Airtel tops  Vanguard

Telecommunication provider Airtel topped the chat of new subscribers for the month of September with 400,847 new subscriptions. The number topped ...


Thu, 10 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Airforce Strikes Boko Haram Camps In Lake Chad Basin - Africa Independent Television
Nigeria Airforce Strikes Boko Haram Camps In Lake Chad Basin  Africa Independent Television

comments. by AIT / 4 months ago / Security. Activities of the boko haram terror group have spiked in the lake chad basin in recent times. Nigeria Airforce.


Fri, 07 Sep 2018 10:56:30 GMT
Airtel starts 1st cross-border mobile money transfer in Niger - Gizbot
Airtel starts 1st cross-border mobile money transfer in Niger  Gizbot

Telecom giant Bharti Airtel today launched a cross-border money transfer *service* for its mobile wallet customers in Niger -- a first in the country.


Fri, 10 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Touching Lives Season 4: Airtel calls for nomination - Vanguard
Touching Lives Season 4: Airtel calls for nomination  Vanguard

If you know an individual who requires help or a community in urgent need of assistance, now is the time to put in a nomination as leading telecommunications ...


Mon, 25 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
How Airtel is empowering youth through music - Vanguard
How Airtel is empowering youth through music  Vanguard

Aside from the famous Nollywood film industry, music has become the major cultural export for Nigeria and next to football as a tool that unite us as Nigerians.


Tue, 10 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel shows profit in Africa, as data consumption grows, currency fluctuation stabalises - Economic Times
Airtel shows profit in Africa, as data consumption grows, currency fluctuation stabalises  Economic Times

Bharti Airtel reported a profit of $6 million from African operations for the fourth quarter from a loss of $57 million a year ago, on the back of growth in the data ...


Tue, 09 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Five Nigerien, three US soldiers killed in ambush in southwest Niger - africanews
Five Nigerien, three US soldiers killed in ambush in southwest Niger  africanews

Five soldiers from Niger and three U.S. Army Special Forces troops were killed and two wounded in an ambush on a joint patrol in southwest Niger on ...


Thu, 05 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
18 Hours wins AMVCA 2018 Best Movie - Vanguard
18 Hours wins AMVCA 2018 Best Movie  Vanguard

The East African movie 18 Hours, which tells an authentic African story has been crowned the Overall Best Movie at the 6th annual Africa Magic Viewers Choice ...


Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share in the West African nation, ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel promotes freedom, bonding in new SmartRecharge offer - Vanguard
Airtel promotes freedom, bonding in new SmartRecharge offer  Vanguard

Lagos, Nigeria; Thursday, 26th October, 2017: Leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, is encouraging Nigerians to express love as well as ...


Thu, 26 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Competition makes India world lowest rates in Internet data - Vanguard
Competition makes India world lowest rates in Internet data  Vanguard

India has arguably the lowest Internet data rates in the world, as low as 10 Indian Rupees (about 6 U.S. cents) per one GB (gigabyte) per day.


Sun, 24 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Putin Is Killing Millions Of Americans - Human Events
Putin Is Killing Millions Of Americans  Human Events

I don't know what Trump said during that two hours when he met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but like so many in the media, I know what.


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger smugglers take migrants on deadlier Saharan routes: UN - africanews
Niger smugglers take migrants on deadlier Saharan routes: UN  africanews

26-year-old Daniel left his homeland, Cameroon earlier this year with his twin brother and uncle, aiming to reach Europe via Libya for greener pastures.


Thu, 10 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou rules out bid for third term - africanews
Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou rules out bid for third term  africanews

Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou has stated on Saturday that he would not amend the constitution to seek a third term after his second and last five-year ...


Sun, 02 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Atiku, Peter Obi, Others Condole With Gov. Dickson - Africa Independent Television
Atiku, Peter Obi, Others Condole With Gov. Dickson  Africa Independent Television

0 Comments. by AIT / 4 months ago / Nation. Former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, former governor of Anambra state, Peter Obi and Bayelsa APC Chieftain, ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Airtel sees little value in 9mobile bid' – Daily Trust - Daily Trust
'Airtel sees little value in 9mobile bid' – Daily Trust  Daily Trust

India's largest telecoms operator, Bharti Airtel does not see much value in buying debt-laden Nigerian rival 9mobile and withdrew from submitting a firm bid ...


Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:00:00 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 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
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes - NDTV News
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes  NDTV News

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


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Bénin-Niger : 732 camions bloqués par la rupture du pont de Malanville - Banouto
Bénin-Niger : 732 camions bloqués par la rupture du pont de Malanville  Banouto

Depuis que le pont de Malanville est cassé, des centaines de camions en partance pour le Niger sont bloqués dans les communes voisines. Une situation qui ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 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
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister - Reuters
Niger to merge state-owned telecoms companies - minister  Reuters

Niger will merge its public telephone and mobile communications companies into a single entity in order to expand its market share in the West African nation, ...


Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa - TechCabal
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa  TechCabal

Telcos are a very important part of the startup ecosystem, for one many startups deliver their products and services via mobile networks and the internet which ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Senate to investigate Enugu airport runway contracts - Premium Times
Senate to investigate Enugu airport runway contracts  Premium Times

The Nigerian Senate has directed its committee on Aviation to carry out a holistic investigation into the contracts awarded for the design and reconstruction of the ...


Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Moov Togo extends Flooz mobile money beyond borders - TeleGeography
Moov Togo extends Flooz mobile money beyond borders  TeleGeography

Togo. Moov Togo has extended its mobile money *service* 'Flooz' to offer cross-border transactions to Benin, Cote d'Ivoire and Niger. Launched in September ...


Tue, 14 Apr 2015 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
Custodian introduces ‘Max’ chatbox - Vanguard
Custodian introduces ‘Max’ chatbox  Vanguard

CUSTODIAN Investment Plc has introduced an interactive digital platform called 'Max'. According to the company, 'Max' which is Nigeria's first insurance ...


Sun, 01 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Watch: Julio Jones Finally Finds End Zone, Scores First TD Since November 2017 - Sports Illustrated
Watch: Julio Jones Finally Finds End Zone, Scores First TD Since November 2017  Sports Illustrated

For the first time since November 26, 2017, Julio Jones has found the end zone.


Sun, 04 Nov 2018 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
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, Appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital Payment Partner - Payment Week
Ecobank, the Pan African Bank, Appoints MFS Africa Ltd as Digital Payment Partner  Payment Week

LOME, Togo, December 12, 2018/ — Ecobank (www.Ecobank.com) The Pan-African bank announced today the appointment of MFS Africa (www.


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
The Bucket Hat: Not Just for Gilligan Anymore - The Wall Street Journal
The Bucket Hat: Not Just for Gilligan Anymore  The Wall Street Journal

Though commonly associated with TV's goofiest castaway, the always-functional bucket hat is back in fashion as a summer cap.


Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Report: Jets Contacted Raiders About Potential Khalil Mack Trade - Sports Illustrated
Report: Jets Contacted Raiders About Potential Khalil Mack Trade  Sports Illustrated

The Jets are one of more than a dozen teams that have reached out to the Raiders to express interest in trading for All-Pro pass rusher Khalil Mack, Manish ...


Wed, 22 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Boeing gets Air Force One contract — and next-gen Air Force Ones to get a new paint job - DefenseNews.com
Boeing gets Air Force One contract — and next-gen Air Force Ones to get a new paint job  DefenseNews.com

The next Air Force One planes may look a little less.


Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results - GlobeNewswire
Maroc Telecom : 2017 Consolidated Results  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
Ecobank appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner - pmldaily.com
Ecobank appoints MFS Africa Ltd as digital payment partner  pmldaily.com

LOME, TOGO- Ecobank, the Pan-African bank has today December 12 announced the appointment of MFS Africa as digital payment partner enabling ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 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
How safe is your city traffic? A look at vehicle access control and vehicle identification - IFSEC Global
How safe is your city traffic? A look at vehicle access control and vehicle identification  IFSEC Global

Every year the population in urban areas worldwide is growing rapidly. In two decades it is expected that a staggering 75% of our world population will be living ...


Mon, 21 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
10 Musicians From Côte d'Ivoire You Should Be Listening To - Okayafrica
10 Musicians From Côte d'Ivoire You Should Be Listening To  Okayafrica

The year 1999 marked Ivory Coast's first military coup as well as the birth of the genre Coupé-Décalé. The genre was pushed forward by DJs in France and on ...


Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Poor service levels, shorter license period - MyADSL
Poor service levels, shorter license period  MyADSL

In an unexpected move, Niger's regulator ARM has shortened the licence period for two of the country's pan-continental mobile operators over Quality of *Service* ...


Sat, 16 Jan 2010 08:00:00 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
I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag | My Nigeria - Aljazeera.com
I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag | My Nigeria  Aljazeera.com

Sixty-two years after a British journalist first suggested the name "Nigeria", a 23-year-old Ibadan-born student gave the new country its national flag. Michael ...


Thu, 03 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Tom Brady owns a clock that has been counting down to the Super Bowl since last year - Sports Illustrated
Tom Brady owns a clock that has been counting down to the Super Bowl since last year  Sports Illustrated

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has known the exact time until Super Bowl LI since losing to the Denver Broncos in last year's AFC Championship ...


Mon, 30 Jan 2017 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
Maroc Telecom : Q1 2017 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS - GlobeNewswire
Maroc Telecom : Q1 2017 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS  GlobeNewswire

Q1 2017 CONSOLIDATED RESULTS. Highlights: 2.7% increase in the Group customer base, to reach more than 54 million customers;. 1.4% growth in the ...


Mon, 24 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Jarvis Landry is Full of Fire - Monday Morning Quarterback
Jarvis Landry is Full of Fire  Monday Morning Quarterback

The Dolphins wide receiver, tired of losing to the Patriots, has a bold prediction for Miami's AFC East rival in 2017. Plus reader questions on Peyton Manning as ...


Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Sino-African e-commerce takes off - African Business Magazine - African Business Magazine
Sino-African e-commerce takes off - African Business Magazine  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
Ivory Coast: Orange Group launches Orange TV - Medafrica Times
Ivory Coast: Orange Group launches Orange TV  Medafrica Times

French giant telecommunication operator, Orange Côte d'Ivoire has launched its new *service* “TV Orange” in the West African nation, local media reported.


Wed, 07 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Russian Campaign in Syria Exposes Moscow’s Defense Gaps - Wall Street Journal
Russian Campaign in Syria Exposes Moscow’s Defense Gaps  Wall Street Journal

A flotilla of Russian warships in the Mediterranean is providing a high-profile show of force in support of the Syrian regime. But the deployment has also thrown ...


Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Amazon No-Checkout Retail System Planned For Early 2017 - eWeek
Amazon No-Checkout Retail System Planned For Early 2017  eWeek

Users of the Amazon Go app will be able to check in to a store equipped for the system, shop to their hearts' desire, then leave when they're finished, without ...


Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Business Wire | Media Database & Monitoring - Business Wire
Business Wire | Media Database & Monitoring  Business Wire

As media channels evolve, it has become harder to get your story noticed. PR and communications professionals need to reach influential media, amplify ...


Sat, 03 Dec 2016 02:53:45 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
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
GM, Lyft to Test Self-Driving Electric Taxis - Wall Street Journal
GM, Lyft to Test Self-Driving Electric Taxis  Wall Street Journal

General Motors Co. and Lyft Inc. will begin testing a fleet of self-driving Chevrolet Bolt electric taxis on public roads within a year, a move central to the ...


Thu, 05 May 2016 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

Orange Niger reaches deal on tax dispute - Telecompaper
Orange Niger reaches deal on tax dispute  Telecompaper

Orange Niger has reached an amicable settlement with the general tax directorate regarding the tax dispute between them dating from 29 November 2018, ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 12:15:00 GMT
Niger: Orange reaches an amicable settlement with tax administration over XOF22 billion tax adjustment - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Niger: Orange reaches an amicable settlement with tax administration over XOF22 billion tax adjustment  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

In Niger, the general tax directorate and the telecom firm Orange Niger finally reached an amicable settlement in regard to the tax dispute between.


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 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
The closure of the premises of Orange Niger ordered by the tax authorities - African Daily Voice
The closure of the premises of Orange Niger ordered by the tax authorities  African Daily Voice

NEWSROOM (ADV) – The General Tax Directorate of Niger has ordered the closure of the premises of Orange Niger in Niamey for “non-payment of tax”, ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
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
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes - NDTV News
Airtel Offices In Niger Shut Over Unpaid Taxes  NDTV News

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


Sun, 09 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
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
Niger to shut down Airtel [The Morning Call] - africanews
Niger to shut down Airtel [The Morning Call]  africanews

Another telecommunication firm is set for closure in Niger.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 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
Jewett teaches Ugandan women to become self-sufficient - BarrieToday
Jewett teaches Ugandan women to become self-sufficient  BarrieToday

Educator Sharon Jewett worked with women in Uganda on a mission trip and recently shared her experiences in Bond Head.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:30:00 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
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
Comment: Orange the World aims to end violence against women and girls - Times Colonist
Comment: Orange the World aims to end violence against women and girls  Times Colonist

Nov. 25 marked the beginning of the United Nations' Orange the World: End Violence Against Women and Girls: 16 Days to End Gender-based Violence.


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa - TechCabal
The Major Telcos Funding Startups In West Africa  TechCabal

Telcos are a very important part of the startup ecosystem, for one many startups deliver their products and services via mobile networks and the internet which ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 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
Completion of US drone base in Niger to be delayed - AirForceTimes.com
Completion of US drone base in Niger to be delayed  AirForceTimes.com

Niger Air Base 201, a future hub for armed drones and other aircraft, won't be completed until the middle of 2019.


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A Massive U.S. Drone Base Could Destabilize Niger — and May Even Be Illegal Under Its Constitution - The Intercept
A Massive U.S. Drone Base Could Destabilize Niger — and May Even Be Illegal Under Its Constitution  The Intercept

The U.S. is building a $110 million drone base in Niger that threatens to undermine the country's economy and its fragile political system.


Sun, 18 Feb 2018 08:00:00 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
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
Is the new US drone base in Niger worth the cost? - DefenseNews.com
Is the new US drone base in Niger worth the cost?  DefenseNews.com

For decades, large parts of Africa have been home to local radicals and militants. But these local radicals do not present a direct threat to U.S. national security ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Father of soldier killed in Niger asks the Army not to punish the Green Beret officer who led the mission - ArmyTimes.com
Father of soldier killed in Niger asks the Army not to punish the Green Beret officer who led the mission  ArmyTimes.com

The father of Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, an Army Green Beret killed in the October 2017 Niger ambush, has authored a letter asking the Army not to punish the Green ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
LaLiga 1|2|3 matches to be broadcast via YouTube in over 155 global markets - Ghanasoccernet.com
LaLiga 1|2|3 matches to be broadcast via YouTube in over 155 global markets  Ghanasoccernet.com

LaLiga has announced that all matches from its second division, LaLiga 1|2|3, will now be available for free via YouTube to millions of consumers worldwide.


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Niger investigation: What went wrong, what's being done to fix it - ArmyTimes.com
Niger investigation: What went wrong, what's being done to fix it  ArmyTimes.com

In a televised Pentagon briefing, the commander of U.S. Africa Command laid out the bottom line for the October Niger ambush that killed four U.S. soldiers: “The ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US confirms drones in Niger have striking capabilities - Military Times
US confirms drones in Niger have striking capabilities  Military Times

The United States Africa Command says the U.S. started arming drones in the Central African nation of Niger earlier this year.


Sun, 29 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Report: Green Beret's reprimand rescinded after Mattis pushes DoD to revisit punishments for Niger ambush - ArmyTimes.com
Report: Green Beret's reprimand rescinded after Mattis pushes DoD to revisit punishments for Niger ambush  ArmyTimes.com

The Pentagon has not yet issued final punishments relating to its investigation into the events leading up to the 2017 ambush in Niger that killed four U.S. ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The bigger question raised by the deadly ambush in Niger - PBS NewsHour
The bigger question raised by the deadly ambush in Niger  PBS NewsHour

The Pentagon blames a series of failures for last October's ambush deaths of four U.S. commandos in Niger. Citing poor preparation, communications and ...


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Vivendi and Orange Sign a Partnership Deal with The CanalOlympia Cinema Network to Make the Big Screen More Accessible to All in Africa - Business Wire
Vivendi and Orange Sign a Partnership Deal with The CanalOlympia Cinema Network to Make the Big Screen More Accessible to All in Africa  Business Wire

Regulatory News: Vivendi (Paris:VIV) and Orange have joined forces to meet the expectations of the fast-growing African continent, keen to consume cul.


Fri, 27 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and Nokia kick off Africa modernization project - Telecoms.com
Orange and Nokia kick off Africa modernization project  Telecoms.com

Orange and Nokia have announced a three-year modernization project to roll out single radio access network and network management technology across ...


Wed, 07 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Eight soldiers nominated for DSCs, Silver Stars for actions during deadly Niger attack - ArmyTimes.com
Eight soldiers nominated for DSCs, Silver Stars for actions during deadly Niger attack  ArmyTimes.com

The team leader at the center of the investigation into a deadly ambush of a special operations unit in Niger last year has been recommended for an award for ...


Fri, 24 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Cat Fight: Cheetos Maker Pepsi Challenges Orange Snack Rival - The Wall Street Journal
Cat Fight: Cheetos Maker Pepsi Challenges Orange Snack Rival  The Wall Street Journal

The maker of Cheetos says it is fighting a copycat. PepsiCo Inc.'s PEP 0.75% Frito-Lay division, which makes the crunchy orange-colored snack, has accused a ...


Tue, 21 Aug 2018 07:00:00 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
Extreme Cold in China Sparks Blue and Orange Alerts, Freezes Eyelashes and Eyebrows (PHOTOS) - The Weather Channel
Extreme Cold in China Sparks Blue and Orange Alerts, Freezes Eyelashes and Eyebrows (PHOTOS)  The Weather Channel

Northern China is experiencing extreme cold this week, with temperatures lower than minus 43 degrees Fahrenheit measured in Heilongjiang Province.


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Following Niger ambush, Pentagon promises more air support in Africa - AirForceTimes.com
Following Niger ambush, Pentagon promises more air support in Africa  AirForceTimes.com

When U.S. soldiers in Niger became involved in a firefight Oct. 4 with local militants, it took an hour and a half for the first unarmed American aircraft to arrive ...


Sun, 13 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US builds drone base in Niger, crossroads of extremism fight - DefenseNews.com
US builds drone base in Niger, crossroads of extremism fight  DefenseNews.com

AGADEZ, Niger — On the scorching edge of the Sahara Desert, the U.S. Air Force is building a base for armed drones, the newest front in America's battle ...


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange to delist its shares from Egyptian Exchange - african-markets.com
Orange to delist its shares from Egyptian Exchange  african-markets.com

The Extraordinary General Assembly of Orange Egypt for Telecommunications (EGX:OREG) approved to optionally write off the company's shares from the ...


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Names of 4 soldiers killed in Niger added to memorial wall at Fort Bragg - ArmyTimes.com
Names of 4 soldiers killed in Niger added to memorial wall at Fort Bragg  ArmyTimes.com

The names of four Special Forces soldiers killed last year in an ambush in Niger were among 12 added to a memorial wall at Fort Bragg.


Sun, 27 May 2018 07:00:00 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
Did military hide the real mission of the Niger ambush from Congress? - DefenseNews.com
Did military hide the real mission of the Niger ambush from Congress?  DefenseNews.com

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine is accusing the military of hiding from Congress its true mission in a Niger ambush last October that ended in the deaths ...


Tue, 08 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pentagon: Green Berets failed to report nature of mission before Niger ambush - Politico
Pentagon: Green Berets failed to report nature of mission before Niger ambush  Politico

The findings of a monthslong probe highlight inconsistencies in the public explanations at the time that it was a training mission gone horribly wrong.


Thu, 10 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Egypt Smashes Niger 6-0 in African Cup Qualifiers - Egyptian Streets
Egypt Smashes Niger 6-0 in African Cup Qualifiers  Egyptian Streets

Egypt's first match under the helm Mexican coach Javier Aguirre exceed the expectations of many, with the Pharaohs smashing Niger 6-0 in a mostly one-sided.


Sun, 09 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deadly Niger mission lacked proper senior approval, investigation finds - PBS NewsHour
Deadly Niger mission lacked proper senior approval, investigation finds  PBS NewsHour

A military investigation into the Niger attack that killed four American *service* members also concludes with no single point of failure leading to the Niger attack, ...


Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:00:00 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
An orange a day keeps blurred vision away, study finds - Vanguard
An orange a day keeps blurred vision away, study finds  Vanguard

A study recently found that regular orange eaters have a significantly decreased chance of developing macular degeneration, a common age-related eye ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: October 13–19 - Council on Foreign Relations
Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: October 13–19  Council on Foreign Relations

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political violence in Nigeria from October 13 to October 19, 2018. This update ...


Mon, 22 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019 - Press Release - Digital Journal
Top Employers Institute Releases the Coveted List of Africa's Top Employers 2019 - Press Release  Digital Journal

195 African organisations have been independently certified as Top Employers through their most progressive "people-first" HR practices.


Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
US Military Probes Niger Crash that Killed French Soldier - Military.com
US Military Probes Niger Crash that Killed French Soldier  Military.com

The US military is investigating a car crash that killed a French soldier in Niger, including whether alcohol was a factor and whether an American *service* ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
More Bad News for the Orange Juice Market - Wall Street Journal
More Bad News for the Orange Juice Market  Wall Street Journal

Florida's orange groves are recovering. But that's unlikely to save the long troubled market for frozen concentrated orange juice.


Mon, 15 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Niger attack, risk-taking culture and complacency led to deadly ambush - Military Times
In Niger attack, risk-taking culture and complacency led to deadly ambush  Military Times

Poor training and a culture of risk-taking led to the deadly Oct. 4 ambush near Tongo Tongo, Niger, according to officials familiar with a Pentagon report ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Congrats on the New College Job. What Will You Do With All Those Orange Ties? - The Wall Street Journal
Congrats on the New College Job. What Will You Do With All Those Orange Ties?  The Wall Street Journal

Over 12 years as provost at the University of Miami, Tom LeBlanc accumulated a lot of swag in school colors: Orange ties. Green ties. Orange-and-green ties.


Wed, 06 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ghana has become biggest importer of onions from Niger - FreshPlaza
Ghana has become biggest importer of onions from Niger  FreshPlaza

FreshPlaza is the number one portal for the *fresh* produce industry, offering the latest news, job advertisements, pricewatching, and photo reports.


Tue, 23 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger stun Black Satellites in WAFU U-20 opener - Ghanasoccernet.com
Niger stun Black Satellites in WAFU U-20 opener  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana lost 1-0 to Niger to open their WAFU U20 Championship campaign on a bad note in Lomé, Togo on Friday.Coach Jimmy Cobblah paraded a strong ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana to play in Africa U-20 Championship in Niger next year, dates released - Ghanasoccernet.com
Ghana to play in Africa U-20 Championship in Niger next year, dates released  Ghanasoccernet.com

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has released the starting date of the 2019 Africa Youth Championship in Niger.At its meeting in Sharm El Sheikh, ...


Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money initiative across the continent - IBS Intelligence
Orange and MTN launch pan-African mobile money initiative across the continent  IBS Intelligence

Orange Group and MTN Group, today announced a joint venture, Mowali (mobile wallet interoperability), to enable mobile money payments across the continent ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Changes are coming for special ops troops deploying to Africa in the aftermath of the deadly Niger ambush - Military Times
Changes are coming for special ops troops deploying to Africa in the aftermath of the deadly Niger ambush  Military Times

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is looking to change how U.S. special operations forces are prepared for missions in Africa after an October ambush by extremists ...


Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Video: Pentagon releases recreation of deadly Niger ambush - Military Times
Video: Pentagon releases recreation of deadly Niger ambush  Military Times

In a recreation released by the Pentagon, see the October 2017 ambush in Niger that left four Green Berets dead.


Thu, 10 May 2018 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
Army Rescinds Reprimand for Niger Ambush That Left Four Dead, Report Says - Military.com
Army Rescinds Reprimand for Niger Ambush That Left Four Dead, Report Says  Military.com

The Army has rescinded the reprimand of a Green Beret who led troops during the deadly October 2017 ambush in Niger that left four U.S. soldiers dead, the ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
World AIDS Day 2018 : Why does AIDS affect sub-Saharan Africa - African Daily Voice
World AIDS Day 2018 : Why does AIDS affect sub-Saharan Africa  African Daily Voice

NEWSROOM (ADV) – This year, World AIDS Day is celebrated on December, 1st will mark the thirtieth edition of the Day, With a theme named, “Know Your ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Ghana squander chances to draw 0-0 with Niger at WAFU Zone B U17 tourney - Ghanasoccernet.com
Ghana squander chances to draw 0-0 with Niger at WAFU Zone B U17 tourney  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana missed a first half penalty to draw 0-0 with hosts Niger on Wednesday in their opening match at the zonal U17 AFCON qualifiers in Niamey.The Black ...


Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Ghana U-17 team set to leave for Niger on Monday - Ghanasoccernet.com
Ghana U-17 team set to leave for Niger on Monday  Ghanasoccernet.com

The national U-17 team of Ghana, the Black Starlets will leave for Niger on Monday ahead of the West Africa Zone B qualifying tournament for the Africa Juvenile ...


Sat, 25 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
#EntrepreneurMonth: Truman & Orange dares to disrupt the drinks business - Bizcommunity.com
#EntrepreneurMonth: Truman & Orange dares to disrupt the drinks business  Bizcommunity.com

Rowan Leibbrandt, founder of premium drinks company Truman & Orange, travels the world in search of high quality, interesting boutique liquor brands to ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Black Satellites to face Niger in WAFU U20 Cup of Nations opener in Lome - Ghanasoccernet.com
Black Satellites to face Niger in WAFU U20 Cup of Nations opener in Lome  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana will open their WAFU U20 Cup of Nations campaign against Niger at the Stade Municipal in Lomé , Togo on Friday, 7 December, 2018.The Black ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Niger may have arrested militant with ties to ambush that killed 4 US soldiers - Military Times
Niger may have arrested militant with ties to ambush that killed 4 US soldiers  Military Times

Niger's military has detained a suspect who it believes could be the militant leader who was being pursued when an ambush left four American soldiers dead in ...


Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Quantenna lands multiple new deals: Orange Poland, SoftAtHome, & Plume - Wi-Fi NOW News
Quantenna lands multiple new deals: Orange Poland, SoftAtHome, & Plume  Wi-Fi NOW News

By Claus Hetting, Wi-Fi NOW CEO & Chairman. Quantenna has landed a litany of new deals positioning the pure-play Wi-Fi chipset vendor into the thick of a ...


Tue, 18 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
MainOne, Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa - Vanguard
MainOne, Orange ink deal to boost internet access into Francophone West Africa  Vanguard

French Telecoms company, Orange and leading West African Connectivity and Data Centre services provider, MainOne have struck a partnership that will see ...


Tue, 18 Sep 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
2019 AFCON qualifier: Tunisia secure qualification with win over Niger - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Tunisia secure qualification with win over Niger  Ghanasoccernet.com

Tunisia have joined hosts Cameroon and Madagascar in booking their place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, following a 2-1 win over Niger at the Stade ...


Tue, 16 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Orange invests in South African payment service Yoco - African Review
Orange invests in South African payment service Yoco  African Review

Orange Digital Ventures Africa, the Orange Group's venture capital investment fund for Africa, has made a second investment in one of the continent's most ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Niger: Population Flow Monitoring Dashboard #7 (January 2018) - Niger - ReliefWeb
Niger: Population Flow Monitoring Dashboard #7 (January 2018) - Niger  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Niger and 16 other countries about Protection and Human Rights, Aged Persons, Children and more; published on 31 Jan 2018 by ...


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pentagon releases extended video of ambush on US-Nigerien forces - Military Times
Pentagon releases extended video of ambush on US-Nigerien forces  Military Times

The Pentagon released an extended video Thursday of its re-creation of the Niger attack last October that took the lives of four US *service* members, revealing ...


Thu, 17 May 2018 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
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
US military opens annual counterterrorism training in Niger - Military Times
US military opens annual counterterrorism training in Niger  Military Times

Six months after the deaths of U.S. soldiers in Niger led to questions about the military's presence in the West African nation, the U.S. special operations ...


Wed, 11 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Leaked ISIS propaganda video allegedly shows deaths of US troops in Niger ambush - AirForceTimes.com
Leaked ISIS propaganda video allegedly shows deaths of US troops in Niger ambush  AirForceTimes.com

The Islamic State released a propaganda video Sunday that allegedly depicts the Oct. 4 ambush near the village of Tongo Tongo, Niger, that killed four U.S. ...


Mon, 05 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Orange SA: Speculative Play At Best For Income Seekers - Seeking Alpha
Orange SA: Speculative Play At Best For Income Seekers  Seeking Alpha

Orange SA is the successor company to France Telecom S.A. The company has recently returned to operating cash flow growth and its exposure to frontier ...


Tue, 27 Mar 2018 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
In Niger, women pool money to build business - PBS NewsHour
In Niger, women pool money to build business  PBS NewsHour

In 1991, CARE Niger launched a loan program, called Mata Masu Dubara or “women on the move,” to give women-managed households more economic ...


Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Donald Trump: Omarosa Manigault Newman’s new tapes - NEWS.com.au
Donald Trump: Omarosa Manigault Newman’s new tapes  NEWS.com.au

A SECRET West Wing recording taped President Trump joking during a White House meeting while speaking about four US soldiers who died in a terrorist ...


Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Overrun and outnumbered, special ops soldiers fought to the end in deadly Niger ambush - Military Times
Overrun and outnumbered, special ops soldiers fought to the end in deadly Niger ambush  Military Times

In the months since the Oct. 4 ambush, U.S. Africa Command has conducted an extensive investigation to answer two questions: What were those *service* ...


Thu, 10 May 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, granted rare access to northern Niger's gold fields, we saw how the vast majority of workers aren't benefitting nearly as much as them.


Thu, 11 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Lagos goes orange to stop violence against women, girls - The Nation Newspaper
Lagos goes orange to stop violence against women, girls  The Nation Newspaper

The Lagos State Ministry of Justice and Office of the Public Defender (OPD) marked the International Day on Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
2019 AFCON qualifier: Inter Allies ace Victorien Adebayor nets brace as Niger secure victory over Eswatini - Ghanasoccernet.com
2019 AFCON qualifier: Inter Allies ace Victorien Adebayor nets brace as Niger secure victory over Eswatini  Ghanasoccernet.com

Inter Allies forward Victorien Adebayor netted a brace as Niger secured a 2-1 away victory against Eswatini in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in the 2019 Africa ...


Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
LNOC Decides Coach Lead Handball Players Trip to Niger - Liberian Daily Observer
LNOC Decides Coach Lead Handball Players Trip to Niger  Liberian Daily Observer

The decision by the Liberia National Olympic Committee (LNOC) Saturday that the Handball team's trip to the International Handball Federation (IHF) ...


Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
A Democratic Rout in Orange County: Cisneros's Win Makes It Four - The New York Times
A Democratic Rout in Orange County: Cisneros's Win Makes It Four  The New York Times

With the election of Gil Cisneros to the seat held by the retiring Representative Ed Royce, Democrats have captured six Republican seats in California.


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria to experience more flooding as Niger opens dam - Daily Trust
Nigeria to experience more flooding as Niger opens dam  Daily Trust

Many Nigerian states are about to experience severe flooding after the government of Niger Republic opened up its dam. The Director General of National ...


Wed, 13 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
U.S. Soldiers Were Killed in Niger Ambush Due to Command Mistakes and Lack of Training - Newsweek
U.S. Soldiers Were Killed in Niger Ambush Due to Command Mistakes and Lack of Training  Newsweek

American troops operating in Africa need better protection and training, the Pentagon stated in a report about the deaths of four U.S. soldiers in Niger. The troops ...


Fri, 11 May 2018 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
Families of Soldiers Killed in Niger Get Ambush Investigation Findings - Military.com
Families of Soldiers Killed in Niger Get Ambush Investigation Findings  Military.com

The military has begun briefing the families of the four troops killed in the Oct. 4 Niger ambush on the official version.


Mon, 23 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
PHOTOS: Black Starlets leave today to Niger for WAFU Zone B U17 tournament - Ghanasoccernet.com
PHOTOS: Black Starlets leave today to Niger for WAFU Zone B U17 tournament  Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghana U17 coach Abdul Karim Zito has named 20 players to Niger for the upcoming zonal qualifier for the Africa U17 Cup of Nations tournament.The Black ...


Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
How They Fell: Army Team 'Fought to the End' in Niger Ambush - Military.com
How They Fell: Army Team 'Fought to the End' in Niger Ambush  Military.com

The four troops killed in the Niger fought with honor, according to a Pentagon account.


Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Military reviews rules for helmet cams after Niger attack - Military Times
Military reviews rules for helmet cams after Niger attack  Military Times

U.S. military leaders are considering new guidelines for the use of helmet cameras on the battlefield after Islamic State-linked fighters in Niger exploited footage ...


Tue, 13 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
WAFU B U17: Coach Karim Zito names U17 squad to face Niger today - Ghanasoccernet.com
WAFU B U17: Coach Karim Zito names U17 squad to face Niger today  Ghanasoccernet.com

Coach Abdul Karim Zito has named a strong starting XI to battle out with the Menas of Niger in the 2019 WAFU Zone B qualifiers in Niger.The tournament which ...


Wed, 05 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
Not Just Maize: Africa's Fall Armyworm Crisis Threatens Sorghum, Other Crops, Too - Entomology Today
Not Just Maize: Africa's Fall Armyworm Crisis Threatens Sorghum, Other Crops, Too  Entomology Today

The fall armyworm's impact on maize earns plenty of attention, but it is in fact polyphagous. Sorghum, a key cereal crop in Africa, is also vulnerable to the pest's ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Command Failures Led to Niger Ambush, Explosive Report Shows - Military.com
Command Failures Led to Niger Ambush, Explosive Report Shows  Military.com

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Saturday that the U.S. Africa Command investigation of the Niger ambush in which four U.S. troops were killed is close to ...


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Upsets Put Syracuse Back on the Map, but Dino Babers's Orange Aspire to Bigger Things - Sports Illustrated
Upsets Put Syracuse Back on the Map, but Dino Babers's Orange Aspire to Bigger Things  Sports Illustrated

After overthrowing one giant in each of Dino Babers's first two years, Syracuse doesn't want to be just a flash in the national conversation anymore.


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pentagon to unveil probe into Niger ambush that killed 4 - Military Times
Pentagon to unveil probe into Niger ambush that killed 4  Military Times

The Pentagon on Thursday will release the final report on the Niger attack that killed four Americans last October, concluding that the Army Special Forces team ...


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT

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