Telecel RCA and Rimbo Holdings are last two bidders for Orange Niger - report

Wednesday 12 June 2019 | 14:21 CET | News

Telecel Centrafrique and Rimbo Holdings remain out of five operators competing to acquire financially struggling operator Orange Niger, Ecofin reported, citing Confidentiel Afrique. The report said Maroc Telecom, MTN and Vodafone are now out of the race. According to Confidentiel Afrique, Telecel RCA was the favourite with its offer deemed the best while Rimbo Holdings has an interesting social plan that guarantees the jobs of Orange Niger's employees.

The media reports that current Orange Niger managing director Dominique Aubert has a high preference for Rimbo Holdings, whose founder is Rhissa Mohamed, a member of Orange Niger's administrative board. The final decision should be known by shareholders and strategic partners by 12 June. 


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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange Niger / Telecel
Countries: Niger
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