Ethio Telecom
Sep 17, 2020

Blow to Ethiopia govt’s plan to privatise telecommunications

Reports have surfaced which suggest not all key players are on board.
Jun 24, 2020

Orange reaffirms interest in Ethiopia

French telecommunications firm looks to capitalise on what is considered to be the last major market globally to open up.
May 27, 2020

Ethiopia opens up for Safaricom

State puts 40% stake in Ethio Telecom up for sale.
May 6, 2020

Ethiopia gets ball rolling on new telecommunications licenses

Industry regulator confirms consultation with stakeholders over newly drafted directives.
Oct 4, 2019

Ethiopia initiates process to privatise Ethio Telecom

State Minister of Finance says ministry has invited applicants to serve as transaction advisor.
Sep 3, 2018

Ethio Telecom responds to pressure on network

Executives acknowledge congestion issues, vow to upgrade service.
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.