Latest Telecoms News about Niger

Bharti Airtel Secures 3G License in Niger

  Bharti Airtel has confirmed that its existing GSM license in the African country of Niger has been renewed, and that it has also been granted a 3G license....

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Third of Mobile Phones Cut Off in Niger

  Around a third of the mobile phones in the African country of Niger have been cut off -- in a move aimed at cutting crime related to unregistered SIM cards....

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Orange Expands Rural Phone Coverage in Niger

  Orange has expanded its rural coverage in the African country of Niger after Altobridge completed its first phase of mobile connectivity deployments in remote regions of the country....

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Niger Sale of State-Owned Telco Blocked by UN Sanctions

  The government of Niger has said that it is having to look for a new buyer for the state-owned telecoms company, Sonitel after UN sanctions meant that a prior deal with the Libyan company LAP Green could not be completed....

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Niger to Award 3G Licenses

  The government of Niger has announced plans to issue 3G licenses via a statement on the state controlled television, ...

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Niger Plans to Raise Taxes on Mobile Phone Networks

  The African country of Niger plans to impose new taxes on telecom networks to help fund record government spending,...

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Five African Countries Agree to Coordinate Radio Spectrum Policies

  Five African countries - Benin, Burkina, Mali, Niger and Chad - have signed an agreement to coordinate the management of radio spectrum, ...

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Surplus Mobile Base Station Electricity Used for Local Heath Centre

  The Orange Foundation and Orange Niger have opened a health clinic - a community medical centre - in Karazomé, near Maradi in southern Niger, which is being powered by solar energy provided by Orange Niger's technical facilities located nearby....

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Orange to Launch Pan-Africa Marketing Campaign

  Orange says that it will be launching a pan-African brand campaign across the majority of African countries where the brand is present unveiling its new international vision: "together we can do more"....

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Intec Deploys OSS Platform Across Multiple Countries

  Intec has announced a contract extension with Africa based, Atlantique Telecom to supply its InterconnecT software to Atlantique mobile subsidiaries throughout French-speaking Africa, on a single centralised platform deployment....

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