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MTN gives-up on Ethiopia, abandons Syria unit

MTN Group counted itself out of a second attempt at securing a licence in Ethiopia …

Ethiopia consortium set for mobile money boost

The Safaricom-led company set to become Ethiopia’s first private operator was tipped to have its …

Ethiopia to rekindle second mobile licence tender

Ethiopia was tipped to reopen the doors for bidders to compete for a second private …

Ethiopia new entrant clears Safaricom shareholders

Safaricom shareholders advanced the company’s plan to enter Ethiopia by ratifying the business established to …

Ethiopia grants final licence to new mobile operator

The first private mobile operator in Ethiopia moved a step closer to launching services after …

Vodacom DRC boss to run Ethiopia new entrant

Vodacom DRC MD Anwar Soussa was appointed to take the helm at the first private …

Ethiopia finally kicks off stake sale process

Ethiopia reportedly set in motion the process for the sale of a 40 per cent …

Telebirr mobile money service hits 1M users

Ethio Telecom’s mobile money service Telebirr surpassed 1 million customers barely a fortnight after launching, …

Vodafone, Safaricom beat MTN to Ethiopia licence

Ethiopia awarded a consortium including Vodafone Group, Vodacom and Safaricom a licence to become the …

Ethiopian PM counts cost of mobile money restriction

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed lauded the launch of a mobile money platform by Ethio …