Africa Utilities 

Telecoms giant Orange looking at move into South Africa ‘within months’

French telecommunications company Orange says that it is considering further expansion in Africa, including entry into new markets such as Nigeria and South Africa In an interview with Les Echos business newspaper, chief executive officer Stephane Richard said that a move could happen within months. “It could make sense to be in economies such as Nigeria and South Africa,” Richard said. “If one considers there are things to do, the time frame I am considering is rather a few months than a few years.” He declined to comment on possible…

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Africa Covid19 StockMarket 

MTN Uganda Shares Tips on How Businesses Can Keep Afloat Amidst COVID-19

The remote working trend got a big push when the COVID 19 pandemic ravaged the world. Today, many companies are supporting their employees to work from home, in adherence to the World Health Organization’s guidelines of social distancing and quarantine to curb the spread of the deadly novel coronavirus. With the advancement in technology and digitalization, working from home in the 21 st century is possible, a few challenges notwithstanding. With telecommunication services being the backbone of remote working, MTN Uganda, one of the country’s leading Telecommunications services provider organized…

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