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Tuesday, Nov 19th

Sierra Leone's telco regulator under fire for alleged mismanagement

Sierra Leone's telco regulator under fire for alleged mismanagement

Audit report implicates several operators and alleges regulator instilled unfair competition.

48% cost reduction for bandwidth in Sierra Leone

48% cost reduction for bandwidth in Sierra Leone

Move by country's fibre optic infrastructure management firm is expected to significantly lower cost of internet access.

Sierra Leone: Tax defaults may halt operation of state telco, telecom regulator

Sierra Leone: Tax defaults may halt operation of state telco, telecom regulator

National Revenue Authority has corresponded with NATCOM, with Sierratel reportedly owing US$14m in taxes and debt.