We provide fast and reliable mobile network coverage and related technology services to over 15 million subscribers. Through a mix of voice and SMS products, data services, and Afrimoney (our mobile money platform), we help sub-Saharan Africa share in the extraordinary long-term benefits of digital connectivity.
Africell is a disruptor. We challenge inefficiency, embrace fresh thinking and deliver innovative products and services which make a practical difference to everyday people. We are a “brand for the people” and appeal to a broad cross-section of the populations we serve. Africell employs over 1,000 people in multiple countries and contributes indirectly to thousands more jobs. We have US ownership and are based in London, UK. Africell’s social impact, entrepreneurial spirit and transparent business activities make us the ideal mobile network provider for Africa’s future.
is to be a competitive and highly differentiated player in the African telecoms market, achieving growth and creating value as a result of carefully selected long-term investments and a strict focus on price, reliability and customer service
is to make a positive everyday difference to customers through the provision of affordable, accessible and good quality telecoms products and services – and thereby to create a wider social and economic benefit to the countries in which we operate
Africell has a 20-year track record of growth, innovation and delivering outstanding telecommunications services across sub-Saharan Africa.
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Our ambition is to grow a stable, long-term business based on a deep understanding of and loyalty to the markets we operate in
We take a nimble, innovative and open-minded approach to establishing coverage, bringing new products to market, and earning customer trust
We contribute to economic and social development by investing in infrastructure and advancing skills, technology and jobs
We have built a "brand for the people", and we always seek to train, support and unlock the potential of our workforce
We work only with trusted and vetted international vendors to offer safe, secure and resilient telecommunications networks
We deal fairly and ethically with all stakeholders: including customers, partners, employees and governments