Africell to cover Sierra Leone by end-2006

15 Feb 2006

Sierra Leone’s third mobile operator Lintel, which operates under the banner Africell SL, has revealed plans to extend its coverage to the whole of the country by the end of this year. The operator launched services over its GSM-900 network in February 2005, and by September claimed 35,000 subscribers. At the end of 2005 its network had coverage of Moyamba, Bo, Kenema and Shegbwema in the western part of the country. Kono, Magbuaraka and Makeni are set to be added within the next two weeks.

Sierra Leone, Lintel SL (Africell SL)