COVID-19, 4G cost dominates North Africa’s digital landscape

Research by French telecommunications firm Orange reflects on emerging trends in the market.
Olusegun Ogundeji
Feb 17, 2022

Africa’s first O3b mPOWER gateway to be deployed in Senegal

Orange, Sonatel and SES collaborate to deploy solution and enable what they believe will be unprecedented high-performance, low-latency connectivity.
Jan 17, 2022

Orange partners Engie to solar up main datacentre

French telco signed an EaaS (Energy as a Service) contract with Engie to convert the GOS to solar power by installing a solar plant on rooftops and solar carports.
Nov 30, 2021

Orange to implement new governing structure by January 2022

French telecommunications firm confirms resignation of Stéphane Richard.
Oct 28, 2021

Fresh Liquid Orange mix offers new connectivity cocktail for Africa

Partnership will give Liquid access to Orange’s extensive network in West Africa, including the new Djoliba network.
Oct 13, 2021

Orange unveils latest digital centre in Abidjan

Company advances on Engage 2025 strategy, including the creation of a centre in each country where it operates.
Oct 12, 2021

Africa will also benefit from Orange Euro LTE-M tech deal

Swedish firm C Security Systems partners Orange to accelerate LTE-M trackers in Europe, but Africa also stands to benefit.
Sep 21, 2021

Orange partners Ericsson to boost pan-African Fintech interests

French telecommunications firm’s mobile money service facilitated more than €62-billion in transactions in 2020.
Aug 10, 2021

SES Networks, Orange partner to help digitise maritime services

Satellite-based network services further enable rapid digitalisation for Orange merchant shipping customers.
May 11, 2021

Orange outlines plan to lead solar solution deployment in MEA

Telco wants to accelerate projects to achieve objective of meeting 50% of the Group’s electricity needs from renewable sources by 2025.