Sierra Leone implements controversial new floor plan for phone calls

Industry regulator NATCOM issues directive to several telecommunications operators.
Paul Adepoju
Apr 10, 2019

Sierra Leone's telco regulator under fire for alleged mismanagement

Audit report implicates several operators and alleges regulator instilled unfair competition.
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.
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.
Nov 12, 2015

NTel cannot survive on 4G LTE alone warns ISP Association head

New entrant advised to offer more to attract users, particularly unlimited affordable bandwidth.
Oct 12, 2015

Nigeria's tech industry welcomes NITEL revival

NATCOM behind the roll out plan, boosted by SAT-3 service.
Sep 11, 2013

Nigeria telcos defiant among boycott threats

Calls to compensate subscribers over poor services brushed aside by a telecoms body.