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Angolan govt picks Africell as fourth telecoms operator

Wednesday 20 May 2020 | 09:35 CET | News
Angola has awarded the licence for its fourth telecoms network to Lebanese group Africell, as Luanda opens other economic sectors to foreign competition, AFP reported. Angola had awarded the licence in 2019 to a domestic start-up called Telstar but President Joao Lourenco annulled the decision, saying the company failed to meet the bidding requirements. Africell already operates in Gambia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sierra Leone and Uganda. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Africell / Angola Telecom / Movicel / Unitel
Countries: Angola
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