Airtel has sent out official press release to refute the story of their possible exit from Africa.
Airtel isn’t leaving Africa anytime soon.
As a matter of fact, Airtel increased its ownership of Airtel Nigeria in November after purchasing Econet Wireless Limited’s 4.2% shareholding.
Interestingly, this isn’t the first time a story of their exit has been published. In 2015, a similar story came up, which Airtel later refuted.
So where are this story coming from, and why do the keep popping up like juicy pimples ? Continue reading