Abiy Ahmed

US$800m in funding behind Ethiopia telco licence, Liquid datacentre drive

US-based Development Finance Corporation backs consortium bid for license and Liquid’s datacentre ambitions.
Nov 4, 2020

Ethiopia: new operators to be unveiled in a matter of days

Industry regulator reserves frequencies, sets coverage targets for market entrants.
Mar 10, 2020

Ethiopia’s internet shutdown triggers response

Human Rights Watch lobbies the country’s authorities over two-month long shutdown of communications, online services.
Mar 8, 2019

Ethiopia leverages infrastructure-led investment

Country's ICT sector grew by 7%, according to latest statistics from IDC.
Aug 13, 2018

Ethiopia edges closer to privatise Ethio Telecom

Prime Minister establishes advisory council to oversee process.

Ethio Telecom introduces new CEO

New executive to confirm her plans for the company in the coming week.
Jun 20, 2018

Ethiopia to split telecoms monopoly to bolster competition

MTN, Vodacom have expressed interest in the growth potential of the market.