Vodacom Congo sale may be permitted to go through (Africa)

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Congo Wireless Networks (CWN) has reportedly withdrawn its petition blocking the sale of Vodacom’s 51 percent stake in its Congo venture, Vodacom Congo. According to reports, Alieu Conteh, the chairman and founder of CWN said that he’s instructed the lawyers to withdraw the case against Vodacom. He added that Vodacom is selling and they want to assist them in any way possible. …

EditorVodacom Congo sale may be permitted to go through (Africa)

Vodacom to fight lawsuit for sale of Congo unit (Africa)

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Vodacom, a dominant wireless service provider in South Africa, may be facing legal action as it seeks to sell its stake in the Congo venture. As per reports, Alieu Conteh, Chairman and Founder, Congolese Wireless Network (CWN) SPRL, has said that the company’s lawyers have filed an application in a Kinhasa court to stop the sale, and that the Commercial …

EditorVodacom to fight lawsuit for sale of Congo unit (Africa)

MTN group may bid for Vodacom Congo’s wireless unit (Africa)

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The MTN Group, Africa’s leading telecommunications provider, might be bidding for Vodafone Group’s wireless unit Vodacom Congo, as suggested by reports. Sources claim that last week MTN made a presentation to Vodacom which is owned by Vodacom Group Ltd. (51%), further controlled by Vodafone. Vodacom has been involved in a dispute with its local partner Congolese Wireless Network SPRL regarding …

EditorMTN group may bid for Vodacom Congo’s wireless unit (Africa)