Telecel group has completed of the purchase of 70% shareholding in Vodafone Ghana (GTCL) following the approval of NCA and Government of Ghana.
This indicates that Telecel Group has taken over ownership of Vodafone Ghana. But what happens to the Vodafone Ghana brand?
Telecel Group is expected to maintain the Vodafone brand and organizational structure for a while before implementing its new features.
“Operations of Vodafone Ghana and its three subsidiaries; National Communication Backbone Company Limited, Vodafone Ghana Mobile Financial Services Limited (Vodafone Cash), and the Vodafone Ghana Foundation, will continue operations uninterrupted while embracing exciting new possibilities,” part of the statement read.
About Vodafone Ghana
Vodafone Ghana is a leading provider of telecommunications services to consumers, corporates, and multinationals in Ghana. Vodafone is the only total communications solutions provider – mobile, fixed lines, internet, voice, and data – and is currently the telecom company of choice for Ghanaians. It is the second-ranked operator in terms of market share in the sector.
About Telecel Group
Telecel Group is an Africa-focused Telecom company with a diverse approach in the telecom space driven by digitalization and innovation. It has successfully established itself as a key service provider for both mobile users and enterprises, focusing on selected areas of development to ensure significant future growth on the African continent. Telecel is also an anchor for supporting startups with its African Startup Initiative Program, “ASIP”