Tag Archives: Orange

Ericsson and Orange roll out 4G in Sierra Leone

Ericsson and Orange have introduced a 4G network in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Orange will use Ericsson Radio System products and solutions to deploy 4G in 60 sites. With reduced latency, subscribers in Sierra Leone can enjoy online services, including HD video and network games. The CEO of Orange Sierra Leone, Aminata Kane Ndiaye, declared, The [...]

Orange to roll out 3G-featured phones in MENA Countries

Orange has partnered with KaiOS Technologies and UNISOC to introduced affordable 3G-featured phones in 16 MENA countries. Those 16 countries are Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central Africa Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Côte dIvoire, Egypt, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Jordan, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Sierra Leone, and Tunisia. The phones called Sanza phones and driven by KaiOS Technologies. Sanza is presented [...]

Burkina Faso to introduce 4G soon

French telecoms operator Orange has secured Burkina Faso’s first 4G licence and has had its 2G and 3G permits renewed as the West African country looks to catch up with continental counterparts on service rollout. Ben Cheick Haidara, managing director of Orange Burkina, said the operator agreed to pay a total sum of CFA80-billion (US$138-million) [...]

Orange deploys streaming service in Africa using Norigin TV app

Orange TV in Ivory Coast has licensed Norigins Hybrid Apps to launch a streaming service, which is unique in the region. The service will be available with specific features to suit the market needs in West Africa. The service will be available on a range of iOS and Android devices that shall also have the [...]

Meditel Morocco has now become Orange  

  The takeover has been made in Morocco. The licensed telecommunications operator in Morocco, Meditel, has been retired by Orange. Present in 29 countries across the world, not excluding 21 countries in Africa and the Middle East, the Orange Group has been supporting Meditel back since December 2010 when it acquired 40% of the company. [...]

Orange to launch a triple play offer in South Africa

In an exclusive interview to Africa News NexTV, Sebastien Crozier, Senior Vice President of Orange and CEO of Orange Horizons revealed the future projects of Orange on the African continent. Launching of a triple play offer in South Africa, purchasing of four Airtel operators and launching of a VOD service in South Africa, Sébastien Crozier [...]

Orange va lancer une offre de triple play en Afrique du Sud

Dans une interview exclusive à NexTV News Africa, Sébastien Crozier, Senior Vice President dOrange et CEO d’Orange Horizons nous parle des projets futurs dOrange sur le continent africain. Lancement dune offre de triple play en Afrique du Sud, rachat de quatre operateurs dAirtel et lancement de la VOD en Afrique du Sud, Sébastien Crozier dévoile [...]

Orange invests in Afrostream’s SVOD Service

Orange Digital Ventures (ODV) announced investment in Afrostream, a subscription video on demand service (SVOD) of African, African-American and African-Caribbean films and television series. Through this funding, Afrostream will accelerate the development of its original and innovative service in Europe, Africa, the Caribbean and South America. This investment is part of ODVs ambition to finance [...]

Orange investit dans le service VSDA d’Afrostream

Orange Digital Ventures (ODV) a annoncé son investissement dans Afrostream, un service de vidéo à la demande avec abonnement pour des films et séries africains, afro-américains et afro-Caribéens. Grâce à ce financement, Afrostream va accélérer le développement de son service original et innovant en Europe, en Afrique, dans les Caraïbes et en Amérique du Sud. [...]

Orange to introduce VOD service in South Africa

French media giant Orange is planning to introduce its video on demand service in South Africa next year as part of a triple-play offering. Orange Horizons plans to launch an ISP. Usually, when we are an ISP, we offer a complete range of services: Internet access, Voice over IP services, distributing, free TV channels, and [...]