Africell
5:20
Nov 26, 2019

Smartphone demand weak in Q3 2019

Users delaying purchase decisions until 2020, while waiting for 5G network coverage to increase to more countries say Gartner analysts.
1:50
Nov 13, 2019

Africell launches 3G smart feature phone

Device powered by KaiOS mobile operating system.
1:40
Oct 3, 2019

Africell launches e-SIM service in Sierra Leone

A nice to have say experts, but valuable to local market's telecommunications, connectivity and IOT ambitions.
1:30
Aug 30, 2019

Gambia: telcos fined for SIM card irregulation

Industry regulator slaps Africell, Gamcel and Qcell with fines for non-compliance.
1:30
Aug 7, 2019

Africell budgets US$300-million for expansion

Operator eager to disrupt telecoms space in key markets including Angola and Zimbabwe.
2:30
Jul 3, 2018

Uganda's social media tax – don't bother using VPNs says regulator

UCC has ordered mobile operators to block the use of VPNs by subscribers hoping to bypass the new OTT tax.
1:30
Jul 2, 2018

Uganda: telcos to tax SIM cards, channel payment via mobile money

Companies respond to Excise Duty Amendment Bill which came into effect on 1 July.
1:10
May 25, 2018

Africell squares off with UCC

Mobile operator accused of flouting directives on SIM card registration.
1:30
Sep 8, 2017

Sierra Leone telcos sanctioned over QoS

NATCOM forces operators to offer free calls as a result of service issues.
1:10
May 19, 2014

Africell snaps up Orange's Ugandan operations

French telecoms provider sells its majority stake to the privately owned telecoms firm.
1:10
Feb 4, 2014

Africell Sierra Leone crosses 2 million subscriber mark

Meanwhile, the group is expecting its total user base to reach over 3 million by year-end.