Orange - the Mobile Network - Looks To Enter Nigeria and SA Market
Orange - France biggest telecoms operator is said to be eyeing the Nigerian and South Africa mobile telephone market, considering to enter the market as the earliest possible time.
Speaking to industry press, Orange's CEO, Mr Stephane Richard suggested that his organisation does have interest in the two biggest markets in Africa and as he mentioned to Reuters, their entry could be in a matter of months rather than years.
Orange is currently present in eighteen African countries and continues to see Africa as a fast-growing market. Mr Richard did not say whether or not he would consider taking a stake in MTN, considering that both organisations have previously joint ventured.
Credit: Contribution from SABC News