Airtel Africa

Airtel’s Africa markets perform to bolster company's profit

Telco reports a net profit of US$193-million for Q3 of its financial year.
Michael Malakata
Dec 14, 2022

Airtel Africa borrows US$194m to drive up subscription

Operator confirms loan facility through IFC to support investments in several new countries.
Nov 1, 2022

Airtel Africa shrugs off micro-economic challenges

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

Comesa gives the go-ahead on Helios tower deal

Organisation receives payment for fine imposed in September.
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.