Goodbye Etisalat Nigeria, Welcome 9Mobile

Etisalat Nigeria has changed its brand name to 9Mobile according to the demands of its investors. Mubadala Group had given Etisalat 3 weeks to drop the Etisalat which must have prompted this... Read more »

Etisalat Exits Nigerian Market

Following failure of negotiations with lenders regarding a $1.2 billion loan, Abu Dhabi owned telecommunications networks, Etisalat has terminated its management agreement with its Nigerian arm and has given Etisalat Nigeria three weeks... Read more »

Dobox now on Etisalat Nigeria

 After MTN subscribers, Etisalat Nigeria subscribers are the latest to be able to rent movies and pay with airtime among other services Dobox is now on the Etisalat network and could be... Read more »

Etisalat Nigeria Spared in Maroc Telecom’s $537m Deal

Etisalat last year bought a 53 percent majority stake in Maroc Telecom from a French group, Vivendi at $4.7 billion. Just one year down the line, Etisalat  announced a deal to offload... Read more »

CEO Weekends: Etisalat Nigeria to Sell 2,136 Towers to IHS & Lease Them Back

Etisalat Nigeria has said it will sell 2,136 of its towers to IHS Holding Limited and lease them back in a move designed to promote network sharing, ensure higher quality, sustain reliable... Read more »

Etisalat Misr views listing on Egyptian Exchange

Egypt’s mobile telco Etisalat Misr is negotiating with major investments banks in the country to file for stock market listing on the Egyptian Exchange (EGX). According to Cellular News, the company may... Read more »

Etisalat Nigeria & FBN Insurance Launch Sure4Life Policy

Etisalat Nigeria has partnered with FBN Insurance Limited to launch of ‘Sure4Life”, an airtime-based insurance product designed to increase penetration and consumer access to affordable insurance products via the mobile telephone. Sure4Life... Read more »