Jul 22, 2021

Ethiopia quick to integrate mobile money and banking platforms

Digital payments now flourishing under the auspices of mobile money connectivity to finance institutions.
Jul 14, 2021

Ethio Telecom deepens 4G as TeleBirr service gains momentum

Company says it has reached six million customers with mobile money service.
Jun 25, 2021

Ethio Telecom, Ericsson launch 4G network for South West Ethiopia

Ethio Telecom and Ericsson started deployment of the Ericsson Radio System for 4G expansion in the South West region of Ethiopia at the beginning of June 2021.
Jun 15, 2021

Ethiopian government launches tender for 40% stake in Ethio Telecom

Move is considered to be a bid by authorities to make the company more competitive.
Jun 11, 2021

Internet Society pens agreement to reinforce Ethiopia’s digital aspirations

Organisation pledges support for country’s Digital Ethiopia 2025 Strategy.
Jun 9, 2021

Kenyatta urges Ethiopia to reconsider stance on mobile money services

Kenya’s President urges authorities to allow foreign service providers to bolster local market competition.
Jun 3, 2021

MTN justifies low bid for Ethiopia’s telecoms licence

Group President and CEO emphasises absence of reference to Mobile Money in agreement conditions.
Jun 1, 2021

US Dollar mobile wallets key to Ethiopia’s mobile money future

Mobile receipts of remittances are gaining traction as markets continue to be impacted digitally by COVID-19, say experts.
May 25, 2021

Safaricom readies to help push consortium agenda in Ethiopia

Company looks to help digitally transform region, confident of a return on investment.