Bharti Airtel, a telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, is now the official sponsor of the eighth edition of the reality series, Big Brother Africa (BBA). Dubbed The Chase began airing on Sunday, 26 May 2013.
27 May 2013
Bharti Airtel, the telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, last week celebrated its 60 millionth customer in Africa. Airtel, recently named the fourth largest mobile operator in the world in terms of subscribers, added 10 million customers across its operations in 17 African countries in less than 12 months of having crossed 50 million subscribers.
29 Oct 2012
The Airtel Africa Championships officially kicked off today in Nairobi, Kenya. The soccer tournament which brings together Africa's best talent in the boys and girls under 17 categories began on 21 August and will continue until 25 August 2012.
21 Aug 2012
Airtel Africa have unveiled the Airtel Rising Stars Africa Soccer Championship that will provide another opportunity for budding stars to showcase and gauge their raw talent with the best in the continent. The championship will be part of the Airtel Rising Stars program, a soccer talent initiative that has focused on identifying and nurturing soccer talent from the grassroots onto a national stage.
10 Aug 2012
Arsenal Football Club and mobile network operator Airtel have signed a three-year partnership agreement. The deal provides Airtel with the opportunity to utilise the football club's merchandising, hospitality and content rights in five countries: Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana, Uganda and Rwanda.
2 Jul 2012
Airtel Africa has signed a partnership agreement with DStv that will see the two organisations working together to air a weekly TV show, called Airtel Football. The television show is set to focus on different aspects of the sport across the continent.
12 Jun 2012
Bharti Airtel Limited, a telecommunications services provider with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, today celebrated a milestone when it acquired its 50 millionth mobile customer in Africa. Airtel has achieved this within just 17 months of acquiring Zain's mobile operations in 16 African countries and added 14 million new mobile customers during this period.
30 Nov 2011
The Airtel Rising Stars tournament, a soccer development programme supported by Airtel Nigeria that focused on identifying and nurturing budding talent, has come to a closure with teams from North East and South Delta (South South) Zones coming out tops.
20 Sep 2011
Airtel Africa recently launched a Pan-African television ad, created by Ogilvy Africa in Kenya, that aims to inspire youth to pursue their passion for football, by participating in the Airtel Rising Stars tournament.
16 Aug 2011