ECA update

The Ethiopian Communications Authority wishes to clarify some issues that have been raised in the local media with respect to the liberalization and privatization processes underway in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. While the Authority appreciates this...

End of Public Consultation period

The Ethiopian Communications Authority (ECA) has individually acknowledged receipt of the comments submitted during the Public Consultation period which ended on November 22, 2019. The comments received include those from national and international operators, tower...

Public Consultation conference on November 12

Background In October 2018, the Government of Ethiopia announced its decision to reform Ethiopia’s telecommunications sector. The objectives of the reform agenda include creating a more competitive environment, attracting investment, promoting consumer choice, lower...

Launch of initial Public Consultation on October 22, 2019

The Ethiopian Communications Authority (ECA) officially kicked off the public consultation process prior to issuing new telecommunications licenses. This important milestone signals the telecommunication market opening process that relates back to the decision by the...