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Africell pilots feature phone production in DRC

Africell Group tapped manufacturing company Industry Five to launch a pilot feature phone assembly programme …

Africell taps Nokia for Angola entry

Africell picked Nokia as the supplier of the network equipment for a planned entry into …

Africell expected to make Angola debut in 2021

Africell was tipped to commence commercial operations in Angola in H2 2021, more than a …

Africell awarded Angola mobile licence

Angola’s government added a third mobile operator to the mix with the award of an …

Africell plots mobile money boost, Angola expansion

Operator group Africell unveiled plans to spend a $100 million loan on improving network infrastructure, …

Orange offloads Ugandan unit as part of asset review

Orange has sold its Uganda operation as part of a wider review that is yielding …

Gambia gains fourth operator

Start-up operator QCell has been issued with a GSM network operating license in Gambia, bringing the country’s number of licensed GSM providers to four, writes TeleGeography. QCell will join the country’s existing operators Africell, Gamcel and Comium Mobile.

Millicom sells Sierra Leone network

Cellular News reports that Millicom International has sold its Sierra Leone subsidiary to Africell Holding for an undisclosed amount.

Gambia gets 4th operator

TeleGeography notes that QCell, which received Gambia’s fourth mobile licence last August, has held a ceremony to showcase its 3G services.