Vodafone still interested in Mobilis


British telecoms group Vodafone is still reportedly interested in entering the Algerian mobile market via the acquisition of a stake in Mobilis, the mobile arm of state-owned telecoms provider Algerie Teleco (AT).

Impact24 reports that Johannes Hummer, director of Vodafone Group’s projects for Africa, met with AT’s CEO Azouaou Mehmel earlier this week; the two parties reportedly discussed Vodafone’s potential purchase of a stake in Mobilis, in addition to a proposal for a partnership in regards to the development and marketing of 4G services in the country.
Source: Telegeography 11 February 2016