Egypt to grow e-commerce.

Egypt to grow
e-commerce

New plan aims to double
size of industry by 2020.

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Sierra Leone: Tax defaults may halt operation of state telco, telecom regulator

Sierra Leone: Tax defaults may halt operation of state telco, telecom regulator

National Revenue Authority has corresponded with NATCOM, with Sierratel reportedly owing US$14m in taxes and debt.

Sierra Leone's new president lobbied regarding internet blackout

Sierra Leone's new president lobbied regarding internet blackout

Paradigm Initiative engages with newly elected administration and urges vigilance against potential future shutdowns.

Samsung fights Ebola with smartphone donation.

Samsung fights Ebola with smartphone donation

Electronics giant donating 3,000 devices worth about $1 million to fight the virus' spread.

Internet shutdown as Sierra Leone votes

Internet shutdown as Sierra Leone votes

Telecom regulator denies any deliberate action.

Africell Sierra Leone crosses 2 million subscriber mark.

Africell Sierra Leone crosses 2 million subscriber mark

Meanwhile, the group is expecting its total user base to reach over 3 million by year-end.

Orange acquires Airtel in Sierra Leone.

Orange acquires Airtel in Sierra Leone

French telco completes 100% acquisition of 1.3 million customer strong mobile operator.

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Stalled Sierra Leone operator Ambitel plans 2013 launch

Libyan owned telco won a licence in the country in 2008, but failed to start operations.