Helios Towers

Airtel Africa shrugs off micro-economic challenges

Telco points to regulatory KYC issues in Nigeria, as well as impact of tower infrastructure sales.
Michael Malakata
Sep 30, 2021

Comesa gives the go-ahead on Helios tower deal

Organisation receives payment for fine imposed in September.
Mar 23, 2021

Helios announces key acquisitions to advance Africa aspirations

Agreements signed with Airtel Africa to acquire its passive infrastructure operating companies in Madagascar and Malawi, possibly Chad and Gabon.
Aug 25, 2020

Helios Towers pens €160m deal with Free Senegal

Tower operator to acquire over 1,200 telecommunications sites in Senegal.
May 22, 2020

South African investment adds fuel to Helios growth strategy

Firm announced results for the first three months of 2020 ending 31 March 2020, its first full quarter as a listed company.
May 6, 2020

Ethiopia gets ball rolling on new telecommunications licenses

Industry regulator confirms consultation with stakeholders over newly drafted directives.
Apr 7, 2020

Helios Towers temporarily halts African expansion

CEO Kash Pandya said the current environment does not favour acquisition operations.
Dec 16, 2019

Helios Towers focuses on Ethiopia opportunity

Telecoms infrastructure firm says country requires US$1.5-billion over the next five years to meet demand for installations.
Jan 21, 2019

Helios well placed to exploit SA market demand

Company intends to inject US$100-million in capital.
Jan 18, 2019

Helios Towers announces first SA investment

Company pens deal with SA Towers to tap into established pipeline of potential tower sites.
Jan 15, 2019

Helios Towers enters SA market

Helios Towers South Africa will build out wireless and fixed line open-access infrastructure in the country.