Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomOctober 6, 2019

Airtel Zambia grapples with “devaluation of Kwacha” at Half Year 2019
Airtel Zambia has advised shareholders that the main reason for profit after tax plummeting by 122.14% on a year on year basis was mainly because of the Kwacha’s devaluation during the period under review. The unaudited results published on SENS 30th September 2019 also showed that the company had increased its appetite for debt in […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomSeptember 26, 2019

AIRTEL Zambia forecasts a loss and weaker EPS at half-year 2019
Zambia’s second-largest (by subscribers) mobile telecommunications company reports that it expects to record a loss when its half-year results for 2019 are published on 27th September 2019.   “In accordance with the Lusaka Securities Exchange (“LuSE”) Listings Requirements, the Board of Directors of Airtel Networks Zambia Plc (“Airtel” or “the Company”) hereby advises the Shar

TelecomSeptember 17, 2019

(SPONSORED) RED DOT AND HIKVISION BOOST TECH-DRIVEN SECURITY IN ZAMBIA
Hikvision, the world’s leading provider of innovative security products and solutions, in association with Red Dot Distribution, Africa’s leading ICT distributor, highlighted their commitment to providing cutting edge products and solutions in order to boost the security sector in the African continent. At a corporate event hosted at the Hotel Neelkanth Sarovar Premiere, Lusaka, Zambia [&h

Airtel Networks Plc, Beverage, Zambian BreweriesJuly 28, 2019

Private Equity and Venture Capitalist Jito Kayumba Joins a Beverage Board
Renowned private equity and venture capitalist Jito Kayumba has been appointed as non-executive member of the Zambian Breweries board effective July 2019, according to the company. “Pursuant to section 3.59 of the LuSE Listing Requirements, the Board of Directors of Zambian Breweries PLC (“the Board”) wishes to announce the appointment of Mr Jito Kayumba as […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomJuly 8, 2019

Airtel Lists on the London Stock Exchange
Airtel Africa successfully listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) in a move that cheered its subsidiary Airtel Zambia who published the Initial Public Offering (IPO) announcement on the Lusaka Securities and Exchange Stock Exchange News (SENS) bulletin.    “The Board of Directors of Airtel Networks Zambia Plc (“Airtel Zambia”or “the Company”) wishes to inform […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomJune 29, 2019

Airtel wins HLB Zambia’s Golf Day Cup
Airtel Zambia won the “8 hole” annual HLB Zambia gold day tournament for accountants that was held at Bonanza Golf Estate on Friday 28th June in Lusaka. Receiving the trophy on behalf of the team was Director of Airtel Money James Chona who was delighted to be a part of the annual event that brought […]

Strategy, TelecomJanuary 23, 2019

Susan Takes a ‘Liquid’ Job
There is a scene in Marvel Comics Avengers Infinity War when Iron Man and meets the Guardians of the Galaxy for the first time and Star lord and Iron ask each other questions. If a parody of the same scene had to rewritten, the line of questioning of Liquid Telecom Zambia’s newly appointed CEO would […]

Airtel Networks PlcNovember 24, 2018

Airtel at Half Year 2018
In a half year that saw the coming of the fourth mobile provider and the collapse of a data only provider, Airtel Zambia Plc posted unaudited results that showed their performance was under competitive forces constraint during the period under review. On September 24th 2018 through SENS Announcement, its board issued a statement that its […]

Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc, Energy, TelecomOctober 16, 2018

CEC sheds fat
When we published “New Board Members at CEC? Interesting..“, we decoded the signal from the management team that they had brought on board an investments expert and a private equity specialists. When boards make decisions such as this one, it means that they are looking at improving the investment profile of the company. Many companies […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomOctober 6, 2018

Airtel at Half Year 2018
In an industry that currently sees 76% market penetration, Airtel is proud to be one of the top 2 leading mobile communication providers in Zambia. With a customer base that now stands at 5.36 million, Airtel is seeing growth in market share on a year on year (YoY) basis. According to SENS announcement published on […]