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Telecom  |  Nigeria: Telco Regulator Renews License For Airtel Nigeria

Airtel, the pan-African telecommunications services provider, has announced that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has renewed its license to operate in the 900 and 1800 MHz radio spectrum.   According to a reporting from the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), ...
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Telecom Infrastructure  |  Zambia | Airtel Pushes Forward On 5G Strategy, Secures Spectrum

The Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) - the regulator of the communications and technology space in the country - said it had awarded Airtel Zambia the Spectrum 800Mhz band. The mobile operator is the second largest in the ...
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Airtel TV Spreading Its Wings With More African Content Added To Platform

Airtel TV in Nigeria says it is ploughing ahead with increasing its content portfolio with more Afro-centric content, and it is going forward with adding channels such as the African Movie Channel (AMC Movies), the AMC Series and Nolly Africa ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...