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Safaricom looking for $2 billion to finance Ethiopia operations

Kenya’s largest telco Safaricom, is pushing to raise up to $2 billion in five years to fund its Ethiopian subsidiary, which...

Safaricom records strong growth as it plans to launch Ethiopian operation in 2022

Network operator Safaricom has announced it is set to launch commercial operations in Ethiopia within the year as part of the...

Ethio Telecom rolls out 5G services in Addis Ababa

State-owned operator Ethio Telecom launched a 5G mobile phone service in a key step ahead of competition from new entrants in...

Safaricom Ethiopia selects VMWare for greenfield deployment

Mobile network operator, Safaricom Ethiopia has selected global multi-cloud solutions provider VMware as its Telco Cloud Platform partner, the company said...

Safaricom invests $100 million in first Ethiopian data centre

The Global Partnership for Ethiopia (now trading as Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia), which is the first foreign entity to be awarded a...

Twitter unplugs its ‘trends’ section in Ethiopia

Social media giant Twitter has announced that due to threats of physical harm, its Trends section has been temporarily disabled in...

Ethiopia opens bids for stake in Ethio Telecom

As the government of Ethiopia looks to sell a 40% stake in state-owned telecommunications service provider Ethio Telecom, private investors have...

Cyberattacks in Africa surge, hitting 85 million in just 6 months

In Africa, malware attacks have become rife and in the first half of 2021, various countries exhibited strong growth in all...

Fresh bidding for second Ethiopia telecoms licence

Ethiopia has announced the re-opening of bids for its second telecoms operator licence, two months after granting its first licence which opened...

Ride-hailing app Little expands into Ethiopia

Kenyan ride-hailing firm Little is expanding to Ethiopia joining Safaricom and several other Kenyan firms in the race to crack the Ethiopian market...
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