Sierra Leone
Mar 13, 2020

Sierra Leone implements controversial new floor plan for phone calls

Industry regulator NATCOM issues directive to several telecommunications operators.
Oct 3, 2019

Africell launches e-SIM service in Sierra Leone

A nice to have say experts, but valuable to local market's telecommunications, connectivity and IOT ambitions.
Sep 2, 2019

Sierra Leone secures US$30-million to advance fibre optic project

Huawei has been contracted to complete the second phase of the national network development initiative.
Jul 12, 2019

Ethereum-based platform eyes increased connectivity in West Africa

Cajutel looks to combine high-speed broadband service with crypto exchange offering.
Apr 10, 2019

Sierra Leone's telco regulator under fire for alleged mismanagement

Audit report implicates several operators and alleges regulator instilled unfair competition.
Nov 23, 2018

48% cost reduction for bandwidth in Sierra Leone

Move by country's fibre optic infrastructure management firm is expected to significantly lower cost of internet access.
Apr 18, 2018

Sierra Leone: Tax defaults may halt operation of state telco, telecom regulator

National Revenue Authority has corresponded with NATCOM, with Sierratel reportedly owing US$14m in taxes and debt.

Sierra Leone's new president lobbied regarding internet blackout

Paradigm Initiative engages with newly elected administration and urges vigilance against potential future shutdowns.
Apr 3, 2018

Internet shutdown as Sierra Leone votes

Telecom regulator denies any deliberate action.
Oct 19, 2017

Orange follows up Airtel acquisition with brand launch in Sierra Leone

Telco says it invested US$33 million in a modernisation and expansion plan ahead of the launch.
Sep 8, 2017

Sierra Leone telcos sanctioned over QoS

NATCOM forces operators to offer free calls as a result of service issues.

Ghanaian tech firm to manage International Gateway in Sierra Leone

Industry regulator NATCOM selects Subah Infosolutions from a dozen bidders.