Tag Archives: Africell

Africell secures Angolan telco licence

Africell has just finalised the deal to secure a mobile telecommunications operators licence in Angola. Africell will join three other operators; Movicel, Unitel and state-owned Angola Telecom. Angola is amongst the most attractive investment destinations in sub-Saharan Africa, Africells CEO and Chairman Ziad Dalloul said in a statement. So we see this as the logical [...]

Africell secures mobile operator license in Angola

The Angolan government has granted Lebanese owned Africell the mobile operator license in the country. Africell is already operating in four African countries Gambia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone and Uganda. Angola’s mobile phone market, with almost 14 million users, is currently controlled by two privately held companies — Unitel and Movicel. A third [...]

Africell expected to be the fourth telecommunication operator in Angola

Africell has been selected by the Angolan government to present a bid for licence to become the countrys fourth telecommunications operator. The applications process started on 30 September 2019 and ended on 22 January 2020, and three companies South Africas MTN, Africell Holding of Lebanon and Angolas BAI Investimentos, purchased the tender documents, but [...]