Econet Press Releases

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02
Jan
2017

Kwesé Free Sports, Africa’s first pan-African free-to-air channel is live in Uganda.

16
Dec
2016

Kwesé Free Sports comes to Ghana

15
Dec
2016

Liquid Telecom receives regulatory approval for ZAR 6.55 billion acquisition of Neotel

14
Dec
2016

Liquid Telecom obtains regulatory approval for the acquisition of Tanzania’s leading ISP Raha

18
Oct
2016

BPC and Liquid Telecom enter into joint venture

27
Sep
2016

Kwesé Free Sport's Launches in Rwanda

26
Aug
2016

Econet Media brings F1® to African fans for free

11
Aug
2016

Introducing the new face of Free-to-Air – Kwesé Free Sports changes the game

25
Jul
2016

Econet Media Signs Up The NFL In An Extensive Agreement For Sub-Saharan Africa

19
Jul
2016

Kwesé To Stream Formula E Live Across Sub-Saharan Africa

07
Jul
2016

Kwesé Sports adds England's Aviva Premiership Rugby to growing line up

28
Jun
2016

Econet Global subsidiary Liquid Telecom announce agreement to acquire Neotel creating the first pan-African fibre player

20
Jun
2016

T.D. Jakes Enterprises International and Econet Media Announce Groundbreaking Relationship to Develop a Strategic Alliance for Africa

02
Jun
2016

Econet Media Seals Partnership With Cricket Australia To Broadcast Matches In Africa

21
Apr
2016

NBA and Econet Sign Historic Deal

29
Mar
2016

Strive Masiyiwa, Named as Morehouse College 2016 Commencement Speaker

17
Mar
2016

Econet’s Kwesé Sport Wins English Premier League Free-To-Air (FTA) Broadcasting Rights

23
Oct
2015

Econet’s Strive Masiyiwa recognised with Lifetime Achievement award

01
Oct
2015

Senior Banker Joins Econet Global

25
Sep
2015

ECONET MULLS MULTI-BILLION LISTING OF LIQUID TELECOM

23
Sep
2015

Strive Masiyiwa wins Lifetime Achievement award at the African Business Awards ceremony in New York

07
Jul
2015

Econet Wireless Group Announces The End of the Merger Econet Leo

24
Nov
2014

Ericsson and Econet Wireless Zimbabwe sign five-year deal to enable faster, more reliable connectivity

20
Oct
2014

Econet Wireless Group makes new acquisitions

04
Jun
2014

CNN Marketplace Africa sits down with Strive Masiyiwa

02
Jun
2014

Econet wirless televised interviews

01
Jun
2014

Econet wireless in the media

29
Oct
2012

Lagos high Court rejects Bharti appeal in written judgement

04
Oct
2012

Lagos high Court rejects Bharti application to set aside tribunal Award

04
Oct
2012

Breaking News: 4 October 2012 - Lagos High Court rejects Bharti Application to set aside Tribunal Award.

19
Jun
2012

Econet Wireless has chosen Zimbabwe as its first commercial site for its highly acclaimed solar powered 'home power station'

05
Jun
2012

Bharti seeks to block International Tribunal from quantifying compensation and damages owed to Econet

05
Jun
2012

Press Stetment: 5 June 2012 - Bharti seeks to block International Tribunal from quantifying compensation and damages owed to Econet

24
May
2012

Morehouse college honours African businessman for humanitarian work

23
May
2012

London - Econet Wireless group has concluded a $362m loan facility

07
May
2012

Federal high Court dismissed Bharti's Application for a stay

07
May
2012

Media Update: Federal High Court of Nigeria dismissed Bharti Airtel's application for a stay preventing the implementation of an earlier decision made by the Court in favour of Econet Wireless

29
Feb
2012

Econet Wireless Global News on Nigeria Dispute

28
Feb
2012

Media Update: Bharti Injunction hearing 28th February 2012, Lagos High Court Nigeria

24
Feb
2012

Nigerian Court of Appeal releases judgment in Econet Wireless vs Bharti case

24
Feb
2012

Econet Wireless Limited vs Bharti Airtel Nigeria Limited

22
Feb
2012

Media Update: Latest Court developments

16
Feb
2012

International tribunal Awards damages to Econet in claim over 65% stake in Bharti Nigeria

16
Feb
2012

International Tribunal awards damages to Econet in claim over 65% stake in Bharti Nigeria

11
Feb
2012

Media update statement on the release of the written transcript of the judgment in favour of Econet on the ownership of the 5% Bharti

09
Feb
2012

Bharti airtel Application for injunction against Econet Wireless

09
Feb
2012

Bharti airtel Application for injunction against Econet Wireless

30
Jan
2012

Nigeria dispute with Bharti Airtel

30
Jan
2012

Commenting on the decision, Econet Wireless Group Chairman - Mr Strive Masiyiwa said:

01
Jan
2012

Further to our statement issued on the morning of 30th January 2012, in which we announced that Econet Wireless was issued a judgment in its favour by the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Econet Wireless would like to offer the following update:

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