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Ethiopia opens bidding for mobile licences

Ethiopia began a long-anticipated tender process for two new mobile licences in the country, inviting …

Ethiopia PM gives nod to open market

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed reportedly approved plans for the country’s regulators to finalise its …

Ethiopia set to move on delayed incumbent stake sale

Ethiopia’s authorities outlined plans to kick-off the process for the sale of a 40 per …

Mobile money player flags Ethiopia barriers

The chief of Ethiopian mobile money provider M-Birr tipped the sector for huge growth following …

Ethiopia sets new licence auction deadline

The government of Ethiopia was reportedly looking to hold an auction covering two new mobile …

Orange, MTN, STC among 12 vying for Ethiopia licences

Ethiopia confirmed nine international mobile players submitted initial applications for telecoms licences, with MTN Group, …

Safaricom confirms Ethiopia move

Safaricom formally entered the race to grasp one of two mobile licences set to be …

Ethiopia consults on telecoms licensing rules

The Ethiopian Communications Authority opened a two week consultation on proposed rules for licensing new …

Ethiopia opens mobile money to newcomers

Ethiopia’s central bank issued regulations allowing non-banks to offer basic financial services, potentially opening the …

Safaricom hunts backers for Ethiopia move

Interim Safaricom CEO Michael Joseph (pictured) revealed the company was in talks with a number …