Another tower company may be moving to new ownership. A number of recent reports have suggested that the owners of Indonesia’s Tower Bersama are considering the potential sale of the company.
A new investment in an African tower specialist could boost tower building in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria and Côte d'Ivoire – and possibly further afield.
It looks like some measure of privatisation is finally going to be applied to the state-owned operator Angola Telecom by the Angolan government.
Telecommunications giant MTN is continuing to pursue some very ambitious plans for Africa. Its latest commitment is to expand broadband access across Nigeria.
The process that will lead to the sale of just under half of Ethiopia’s state-owned operator Ethio Telecom is apparently under way.