The Ethiopian Communications Authority wishes to provide an update on the submission of responses to the Authority’s request for Expressions of Interest (EOI) for the two new nationwide telecommunications service licenses which closed on 22 June 2020.

The Authority notes that numerous internationally well-known telecommunications operators responded to the request.  Following a review of the submissions, the Authority will soon announce detailed information on the next stages of the process.

The Authority remains fully committed to fulfill Ethiopia’s telecommunications sector reform and enhance its digital transformation.

The Ethiopian Communications Authority