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Mergers, Acquisitions and Financial Results

- Bharti Airtel, the owners of Airtel Zambia has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Sanlam, a leading South African financial services group for the distribution of insurance and health funding products. The agreement covers seven African countries, on a non- exclusive basis, in which both companies have a presence, namely Kenya, Ghana, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Malawi and Nigeria. In a statement issued in Lusaka yesterday, Airtel director and Africa head in charge of Airtel Money Chidi Okpala said: