* CELTEL AND CHEVRON -NIGERIA
Celtel Nigeria and American oil giant, Chevron Nigeria Ltd (CNL), have finally sealed a multimillion-dollar strategic business partnership deal which entails the mobile operator to provide telecom infrastructure and communication support at the oil company's locations throughout the country.
* TUNISIE TELECOM AND ALCATEL-LUCENT - TUNISIA
Tunisie Telecom has signed a contract with Alcatel-Lucent to expand its broadband network capabilities. This will later on enable Tunisie Telecom to launch services like VoIP and IP TV.
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