Burkina Faso and Niger – two new tower markets created by the Airtel tower sale

As new frontier markets open up, TowerXchange investigates and challenges and opportunities posed by doing business in these growing markets

Read this article to learn:

  • How the economies of Burkina Faso and Niger will affect tower upgrades, profitability and construction
  • Where Towercos plan to make savings in these frontier markets
  • How power challenges in West Africa can be met and overcome
  • Setting appropriate benchmarks for new markets

Since Airtel announced the divestment of towers in 16 markets, Niger and Burkina Faso have opened up as new markets for towercos and their partners. Given towers in both markets are believed to be part of recent deals, it’s becoming critical for towercos and suppliers alike to determine how best to tap into these growing…

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