Airtel Africa

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
2:30
Oct 17, 2022

Vodacom Tanzania plans to sprint off the spectrum blocks

Company releases statement having secured 700MHz, 2600MHz and 2300MHz following a recent spectrum auction.
1:40
Oct 14, 2022

Airtel Tanzania secures spectrum for US$60m

To date Airtel Africa has paid out millions for spectrum in DRC, Kenya, Nigeria and Zambia.
1:40
Oct 12, 2022

Airtel Africa partners American Towers Corporation to expand green network

Multi-year partnership agreement will enable Airtel to leverage ATC’s communication sites to expand network.
3:00
Oct 10, 2022

American Tower and Airtel Africa Announce Strategic Partnership

To date, ATC Africa has invested approximately $300 million in energy efficiency improvements, renewable energy deployments and energy storage solutions to decrease on-site reliance on fossil fuels.
1:30
Jul 26, 2022

Airtel Kenya pays US$40m to boost spectrum spread

Airtel Africa’s subsidiary confirms acquisition of new licence, says additional spectrum will be used to support 4G network expansion and 5G foundation.
2:00
Mar 25, 2022

Airtel Africa requests US$194m from IFC to invest in network expansion

Company looks to invest in network infrastructure across seven subsidiaries and also to refinance existing loans.
1:50
Feb 14, 2022

Airtel Africa pleased as customer growth normalises in Nigeria

Company releases financial report for the period ended 31 December 2021 and says KYC requirements have been met.
1:20
Sep 30, 2021

Comesa gives the go-ahead on Helios tower deal

Organisation receives payment for fine imposed in September.
1:50
Aug 2, 2021

Airtel Africa capitalises on growth in East Africa, Francophone regions

After experiencing a slowdown in customer base growth, company notes a 2.2% growth across its 14 operations.
1:30
May 17, 2021

Airtel Africa hits speed wobble in Nigeria

SIM registration regulation impacts new customer onboarding in Q4.