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Telecom  |  Airtel Uganda: Managing Director Resigns

Airtel Uganda’s Managing Director resigned earlier this week, less than three years into his tenure. The news was announced to employees on Tuesday afternoon by the CEO of Airtel Africa, Raghunath Venkateswarlu Mandava. Mandava revealed on an internal mailing list ...
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Telecom  |  Airtel Malawi Confirms Exclusion Of Mobile Money Service From IPO

Airtel Malawi has confirmed that its mobile money service was not included in the Initial Public Offer (IPO) which closed at the end of January 2020 because it is a different entity. The public offer for Malawi’s largest mobile operator ...
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Airtel Changes Zambia’s Video Streaming Experience

Airtel Networks Zambia Plc has changed the video streaming experience for its subscribers by rolling out Airtel TV. Speaking at the recent launch, Airtel’s Marketing Director Hussam Baday said that Airtel is committed to bringing innovative services and that the ...

Airtel Nigeria Goes Live With Airtel TV

Airtel Nigeria has taken a bold step in redefining the TV viewing experience for its customers with the launch of Airtel TV, a one-stop viewing platform for everything entertainment – news, live TV, sports, music videos and lots more. The ...

Airtel Expects To Raise $37.5m In Malawi IPO

Airtel Africa Plc has revealed that it expects to raise approximately $37.5m in its Initial Public Offering (IPO) in Malawi. Airtel had earlier announced its plans to undertake an IPO in Malawi. It said that the listing would enable its ...

Airtel Malawi Slapped With $1.1 Million Fine

Airtel Malawi has been ordered to pay a $1.1 million fine for failing to sell 20 percent of the company’s shares to Malawian investors. The Director-General of Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA), Godfrey Itaye announced the news about the fine ...

Airtel Africa Joins Forces With Mastercard In Mobile Money Deal

Airtel Africa, a leading provider of telecoms and mobile money services, has announced a collaboration with Mastercard, the giant technology company in the worldwide payments industry, that will give more than100 million Airtel Africa cellphone users in 14 African countries ...

Airtel Loses Over $46Mil In East Africa -Reports

Airtel Tanzania’s losses decreased to $15.94 million last year from the $47.1 million loss in 2017, according to the telecommunication firm’s financials. Despite the improvement in performance, the loss still increased Airtel’s accumulated losses in Tanzania to a staggering $436.6 ...

Airtel Africa To Double Data And Mobile Money Penetration In Next 5 Years -Analysts

Analysts have reported that Airtel Africa's mobile money and data penetration are set to double in the next five years. Airtel is Africa's second-largest telco, with over 100 million mobile subscribers as of June 2019, and holds a leading position in ...

Airtel To Introduce Its Mobile Money Service In Nigeria

Airtel Africa has announced that it will soon be introducing its mobile money business in Nigeria. The Chief Executive Officer of Airtel, Raghunath Mandava, said that the growth in revenue could be attributed to the double-digit growth across all the ...

Airtel Signs $138Mil Loan Agreement With Nigeria’s Banks

Airtel Nigeria has reportedly signed a five-year loan contact with a number of Banks in Nigeria.   This news comes just as the telecommunication firm prepares to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) by the 4th of ...

Airtel Nigeria In Talks With NSE For Listing On The Nigerian Stock Exchange

Airtel Nigeria has reportedly started discussions with the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) and the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) about possibly listing its stock on the local Stock Exchange.   A meeting was recently held at the headquarters of the Nigerian ...