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Telecom  |  Airtel Nigeria Considers $70m Spectrum For Improved LTE Services

Airtel Africa Plc has announced a proposed acquisition of an extra 10 MHz spectrum in the 900 MHZ band in Nigeria which is said to cost approximately $70 million. The agreement was signed between Airtel Nigeria and Intercellular Nigeria Limited ...
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Telecom  |  Airtel Africa Reports 8.4 Percent Growth As It Restructures Africa Operations

Airtel Africa, the continent’s second-largest telecoms operator behind MTN recently announced its half-year results for the period that ended on 30 September 2019. The results are overall impressive, with some new developments for the East African market. According to the ...
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Airtel Africa Collaborates With Ecobank To Boost Mobile Money Services

Airtel Africa and the African banking group Ecobank have entered into a partnership to provide Airtel Money and Ecobank customers with more access to mobile financial services throughout Africa. The contract, which is still subject to regulatory approval, will offer ...

Airtel Africa Announces New Regional Director For East Africa

The telecommunications service provider, Airtel Africa, has announced that it has appointed Ian Ferrao as the new Regional Director of its East Africa division. According to Airtel Africa, Ian Ferrao has more than 12 years of experience in senior management ...

Airtel Africa Shares Take A Plunge After Lagos Listing

Airtel Africa shares fell by 10% on Wednesday, a day after its $4.4bn listing in Lagos, mirroring a similar drop on the London stock market where the telecoms company has its primary listing. The telecoms firm listed in Lagos on ...

Airtel Africa Plans To Price London Listing At Bottom Of Price Range – Reports

Airtel Africa Ltd’s forthcoming initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange is expected to make its entrance with the pricing of 80 pence, the bottom end of its price range, according to one of the bookrunners involved in the ...

Airtel Africa Targets A Valuation Of Over $4.5bn In London IPO -Reports

Airtel Africa has announced that it is targeting a valuation of over $4.5bn as it forges ahead with a London listing.  The African continent’s second-largest mobile operator runs a telecoms and mobile money business throughout 14 African countries. It announced ...

Airtel Aims To Raise $1Billion In LSE Listing Of African Unit

Bharti Airtel Ltd has applied for the UK financial regulator to approve the initial public offering of its African unit in London as it tries to decrease its debt and expand its network. Airtel Africa Ltd, Africa’s second-largest mobile operator, ...

Airtel Plans To Invest $2.4 billion To Push 4G In Africa

With its Indian business under pressure, Bharti Airtel Ltd has made the decision to pay attention to its Africa unit and is prepared to spend as much as $2.4 billion to expand its high-speed 4G data network across Africa. The ...

TRACEPlus Streaming & Video Download Platform Unveiled By Airtel Nigeria

Africa’s top music media brand, TRACE is set to present a ‘free to browse’ video streaming and download platform - TRACEPlus. Nigeria’s telecommunications giant Airtel is said to be partnering with TRACE on this. Airtel Nigeria subscribers will have access ...