Tigo

Absa, Tigo and JUMO unite to accelerate financial inclusion in Tanzania

Companies announce the launch of short-term credit product Tigo Nivushe.
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Millicom International Cellular exits African market

Company confirms its intention to focus on Latin America operations.
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Dec 19, 2019

Mobile operators respond to smartphone surge in Tanzania

Market analysts confirm increasing roll-out and uptake of 3G and fast LTE internet accessibility.
2:20
Nov 8, 2019

Tigo, Zantel move ahead with merge in Tanzania

Deal awaits regulatory approval, but process to transfer ownership of shares in Zantel to Tigo is complete.
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Jan 18, 2019

Tanzania: Millicom targets full ownership of Zantel

Merger could heighten competition in a tight, fast-growth market.
1:30
Jul 26, 2018

Rwanda telcos move to interconnect mobile money systems

National Bank of Rwanda expected to approve formal request.
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May 3, 2018

Tigo Senegal GM describes sale as 'turning point for company'

New owners Teyliom Group, NJJ and Sofima pledge investment in infrastructure, development of expertise.
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Feb 7, 2018

MTN Rwanda to invest US$20m in 3G network upgrade

CEO confirms investment will be used to bolster user experience and attract new subscribers, also directly from competition.
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Dec 26, 2017

Bharti Airtel pursues Tigo Rwanda deal

Latest development in Millicom's exit strategy in Africa.
1:30
Oct 16, 2017

Ghana: Tigo, Airtel merger finalised

Statement issued outlines objectives of the newly established venture.
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Sep 15, 2017

Stakeholder frustration builds over pending Tigo-Airtel Ghana merger

Industry regulator requests additional information for review and confirms several processes still require completion.