The Ethiopian Communications Authority has issued the Final License to Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia PLC following its incorporation as a local Telecommunications Operating Company by its parent company, Global Partnership for Ethiopia, a consortium comprising Safaricom, Vodacom, Vodafone, Sumitomo Corporation and CDC Group, who has been designated as a provisional licensee for the nationwide full-service Telecommunications license last month.

Further details on this issue can be referred from the below attached press releases.

The Ethiopian Communications Authority

Press Release New Telecommunications Final License Issuance

Press Release New Telecommunications Final License Issuance AMH