Ethiopia agrees to open up mobile money services to competition
Safaricom Ethiopia granted licence to operate M-Pesa mobile money services.Michael Malakata
World Bank to invest US$200m in Ethiopia’s telecommunications
Financial institution calls for government to open industry up to competition.
Ethio Telecom launches TeleBirr mobile money service
Telco makes move to consolidate market dominance ahead of entry of new operators.
Ethiopia to implement US$200m digital project
Five-year project will create incentives for private operators to develop cell phone towers and provide mobile broadband coverage, among other objectives.