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Huawei starts working on Burkina Faso's national backbone project

Published 14 Dec 2017 00:29 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's digital economy minister has officially announced the launch of a national backbone fibre project that will link the country's 45 main towns and cities, ...

Burkina Faso to complete digital switchover in January 2018

Published 01 Nov 2017 09:59 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso says migration toward digital TV should be effective by the end of January 2018, reports Ecofin.  Communications Minister Remis Fulgance Dandjinou explained the ...

Energy Vision orders Flexenclosure hybrid power system for Burkina operator

Published 12 Sep 2017 19:35 CET | Burkina Faso

Flexenclosure announced an order from Energy Vision for more than 100 eSite x10 hybrid power systems, to be deployed across Burkina Faso. Manufacturing of the eSites has ...

SES to provide connectivity throughout Burkina Faso

Published 07 Jun 2017 11:22 CET | Burkina Faso

SES said that it has been selected to lead a project to extend high-speed communications infrastructure throughout Burkina Faso. SES Networks will be providing a ...

Burkina Faso selects Eutelsat for free-to-air TV capacity

Published 30 May 2017 11:10 CET | Burkina Faso

Eutelsat Communications has announced a multi-year agreement for satellite capacity with Societe burkinabe de telediffusion (SBT), the public agency deploying DTT channels in ...

Orange commits further network investment in Burkina Faso

Published 22 May 2017 11:19 CET | Burkina Faso

Orange has announced plans to expand its network infrastructure in Burkina Faso, with the deployment of 580 km of fibre-optic cables from the country's capital Ouagadougou to ...

Burkina Faso kicks off fibre project in regional capitals

Published 28 Apr 2017 10:19 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's digital economy minister has announced the launch of a new deployment phase in the country's 'Government Cloud' (G-Cloud) project, part of the national plan to ...

Orange launches its brand in Burkina Faso

Published 16 Mar 2017 14:46 CET | Burkina Faso

Following the acquisition of Airtel in Burkina Faso in mid-2016, Orange announced that its operations in the country will replace Airtel with its own brand. Burkina Faso's ...

World Bank grants USD 20 mln credit for 'e-Burkina' project

Published 01 Feb 2017 11:48 CET | Burkina Faso

The World Bank approved a USD 20 million credit to Burkina Faso to help finance the country's 'e-Burkina' project, which aims to modernize government services by promoting ...

Burkina Faso MPs return Huawei tablets over corruption fears

Published 08 Dec 2016 10:50 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's parliament has decided to return 130 tablet computers given to parliamentarians by a Chinese technology company, reports Newsweek. National Assembly spokesman ...

Five West African countries agree free roaming from Q1 2017

Published 02 Dec 2016 11:23 CET | Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Senegal

Senegal, Ivory Coast, Mali, Burkina Faso and Guinea have agreed an end to roaming surcharges, following a trial period which started in October. The telecoms regulators of ...

Orange completes acquisition of Airtel in Burkina Faso

Published 23 Jun 2016 09:57 CET | Burkina Faso

Orange has announced that, together with its subsidiary Orange Cote d'Ivoire, it has completed the acquisition of 100 percent of mobile operator Airtel in Burkina Faso. Since ...

Burkina Faso, Huawei discuss USD 170 mln fibre project

Published 25 Apr 2016 08:51 CET | Burkina Faso

Huawei managers met with Burkina Faso's ICT department to discuss the country's national backbone project, estimated to be worth over XOF 100 billion (USD 170 mln), calls for ...

Airtel Faso fixed wireless shortens Onatel's landline queues

Published 15 Feb 2016 22:22 CET | Burkina Faso

Airtel Burkina Faso is using fixed wireless to sign up customers waiting for monopoly fixed-line operator Onatel to install their line. According to government statistics, ...

Onatel posts 11% revenue growth in 2015

Published 10 Feb 2016 23:37 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso operator Onatel, a Maroc Telecom subsidiary, posted XOF 25.27 billion (USD 43 mln) net profit in 2015. Onatel increased revenue by 11 percent to XOF 144.7 ...

Orange buys Airtel operations in Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone

Published 13 Jan 2016 09:09 CET | Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone

Orange is continuing its acquisition drive in Africa and has agreed to acquire Bharti Airtel's operations in Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone. Orange will acquire 100 percent of ...

Burkina Faso gets CFA 22.5 bln for DTT project

Published 01 Dec 2015 14:02 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso has received funding of CFA 22.5 billion for the implementation of its Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) project, Nextvame reported. The ministry of economy ...

SES, Ceni provide satellite network for Burkina Faso poll

Published 27 Nov 2015 09:41 CET | Burkina Faso

ES and Commission Electorale Nationale Independante (CENI), the official electoral body of Burkina Faso, have partnered to enable secure digital transmission of the electoral ...

Alcatel-Lucent expands Burkina Faso fibre network

Published 13 Nov 2015 09:13 CET | Burkina Faso

Alcatel-Lucent is to provide the government of Burkina Faso with cloud networking technology that will enable it to develop new digital public services, such as e-government, ...

Airtel sells towers in Burkina Faso to Eaton Towers

Published 28 Oct 2015 10:03 CET | Burkina Faso

Bharti Airtel has announced it has sold its telecom towers in Burkina Faso to tower company Eaton Towers. Eaton Towers has acquired in total 2,500 towers from Airtel in four ...

Burkina Faso names new head of Arcep

Published 26 Oct 2015 13:07 CET | Burkina Faso

The government of Burkina Faso has named Tontama Charles Millogo the new head of telecoms regulator Arcep, reports Agence Ecofin. He replaces Mathurin Bako, who has come to ...

Burkina consumers group takes complaints to Telecel, Airtel

Published 21 May 2015 09:20 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso consumer protection association LCB has met with mobile operator Telecel Faso and Airtel Burkina Faso to complain about the poor quality of their services, ...

Orange, Airtel offer international money transfer services

Published 15 Mar 2015 10:06 CET | Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire

Orange and Airtel has teamed up to enable international money transfers between Cote d'Ivoire and Burkina Faso. Orange Money users in Côte d'Ivoire can now use their mobile ...

Telecel Faso raises XOF 35 bln for investment

Published 13 Mar 2015 09:04 CET | Burkina Faso

Mobile operator Telecel Faso, owned by Alpha Telecom's promoter in Burkina Faso, Appollinaire Compaore, is expected to launch a vast service quality improvement campaign, APA ...

Onatel adds 825,000 new customers in 2014

Published 23 Feb 2015 09:41 CET | Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso's incumbent operator Onatel's signed up 825,000 new customers in 2014 to lift its subscriber base to 5.468 million by 31 December. Despite the slowdown in ...


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