Econet could Buy as much as 49% of State-Owned Telecoms in Ethiopia

Posted by - February 28, 2020

Econet Global is interested in purchasing a telecommunications licence in Ethiopia, reports TechCentral. The company, founded by Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, could be one of the first foreign investors to do so since the industry opened up. According to the report, the “Horn of African nation has announced plans to sell as much as 49%

Zimbabwe gears up for eSIMs thanks to Workz & Econet

Posted by - November 8, 2019

Mobile and IoT solutions provider Workz Group and Econet Zimbabwe has announced a deal that will see them offer Zimbabwean subscribers network connectivity via embedded SIM devices such as the iPhone XS/XR/11 and Microsoft Surface Pro X. IoT provider and network operator announce successful trials of virtual SIM for Zimbabwean subscribers. Users will now be