Airtel Networks PlcMarch 16, 2022

Airtel Zambia Plc Records Positive K693 Million Profit
The only listed and trading mobile telecommunications company on the Lusaka Securities and Exchange has recorded a positive profit after tax of ZMW 693 Million, according to a statement released by Airtel Zambia Plc. The abridged 2021 financial statements indicated that following a customer base growth of 18.8% year on year, total revenue increased by […]

Airtel Networks PlcMarch 11, 2022

Airtel Zambia Plc Forecasts 300% higher Earnings Per Share for 2021 FY
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 Shareholders of the Company that the Earnings Per Share for the year ended 31 December 2021 is expected to be approximately 300% higher than the year ended 31 December […]

TelecomJanuary 12, 2022

James Chona is OPay Zambia’s CEO
Unicorn financial technology company, OPay Global, has appointed James Chona as its Chief Executive Officer for their Zambia operation. According to James’ LinkedIn profile, until recently, he was Airtel Money Country Director where he had served for 3 years. He joins Opay which has in less than three years, gone from a curious startup known […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomNovember 23, 2021

COP26 – What Big Businesses like Airtel Should Consider
Airtel Annual Report (2020). Airtel Africa is a leading provider of telecommunications and mobile money services, with a presences in 14 countries in Africa. Airtel Africa offers an integrated suite of telecommunication solutions to its subscribers, including mobile voice and data services as well as mobile money services both nationally and internationally. The group aims […]

TelecomNovember 9, 2021

IFC Partners with Liquid Intelligent Technologies to Boost Africa’s Digital Infrastructure
London, UK, November 8, 2021—To support universal and affordable broadband access in Africa, IFC has partnered with Liquid Intelligent Technologies to expand data center capacity and the rollout of fiber-optic cable on the continent. The partnership with Liquid Intelligent Technologies, Africa’s leading independent fiber and digital services provider, aims to increase digital connectivity

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomNovember 2, 2021

Airtel Impact on the Economy in Zambia
Economic stability is essential in every country for sustainable development. It is for this reason that almost every country in the world engages in many activities and makes discoveries in order to develop economically. Airtel is one of the factors that contribute to the economic development in Zambia and it remains the largest mobile phone […]

TelecomNovember 1, 2021

The Liquid Intelligent Technologies Group
Liquid Intelligent Technologies is one of Africa’s leading connectivity companies, spanning across 20 countries in Eastern, Western, Central and Southern Africa. It serves mobile operators, carriers, enterprise, media and content companies and retail customers with high-speed, reliable connectivity, hosting and co-location and digital services. In Africa and all emerging markets, Liquid has buil

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomAugust 22, 2021

AIRTEL Zambia Issues Tax Obligation Statement
  The only LuSE listed mobile telecommunications company has issued a statement regarding recent social media allegations regarding its tax affairs. In a SENS Announcement aptly titled “STATEMENT ON AIRTEL TAX OBLIGATIONS WITH ZAMBIA REVENUE AUTHORITY”, Airtel Zambia Plc advised stakeholders to ignore the malicious statements that had gone viral. “We refer to the market […]

Strategy, TelecomJune 30, 2021

How is ICT helping countries in Africa and the Middle East recover from COVID-19?
For more than a year, COVID-19 has wreaked havoc around the world and connectivity has become more crucial than ever. The ICT sector heroically rose to the challenge, working around the clock to create innovative solutions so that people could continue to connect, earn, learn and access healthcare, whilst maintaining a ‘safe’ social distance. Mark […]

TelecomJune 6, 2021

Liquid Intelligent Technologies achieves 100,000 km of fibre, making them the largest independent network provider in Africa and other emerging markets
  London, United Kingdom, 02 June 2021 – Digital solutions provider Liquid Intelligent Technologies achieves the 100,000 km fibre network milestone, positioning the organisation as the largest independent fibre network provider in emerging markets globally. Liquid has been manoeuvring steadily through Africa, investing in increasing its reach, which it has successfully done, moving the dial [&h