Africa Telecommunications Regulators

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Benin Egypt Madagascar Sierra Leone
Botswana Equatorial Guinea Malawi Somali Republic
Burkina Faso Eritrea Mali South Africa
Burundi Ethiopia Mauritania South Sudan
Cameroon Gabon Mauritius Sudan
Cape Verde Gambia Mozambique Swaziland
Central African Republic Ghana Morocco Tanzania
Chad Guinea Namibia Togo
Comoros Guinea Bissau Niger Tunisia
Congo Brazzaville Kenya Nigeria Uganda
Cote d'Ivoire Lesotho Rwanda Zambia
    Sao Tome Zimbabwe
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Algeria (Algerie) 

   

Telecom Regulator 

Primary Activity

Website 

Autorite de Regulation des Postes et Telecommunications (ARPT)

Regulator

www.arpt.dz

Ministry of Post and Information Technology and Communication

Ministry

www.mptic.dz/

Ministry of Communication

Ministry

www.ministerecommunication.gov.dz

See also: 
Algeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: November 2017
Algeria - Mobile Infrastructure, Broadband, Operators - Statistics and Analyses: March 2018
Algeria - Fixed Broadband and Digital Economy - Statistics and Analyses: November 2017
Algeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: November 2017

Angola

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website 

Telecomunicacoes Ministerio das Telecomunicacoes e Tecnologias

Ministry

www.mtti.gov.ao

Institut Angolias des Communications
(INACOM)

Regulator

www.inacom.gov.ao

See also:
Angola - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: May 2018

Benin

   

Telecom Regulator 

Primary Activity 

Website 

Ministry of Communications

Ministry

www.communication.gouv.bj

Autorite de Regulation des Communications Eletroniques et de la Poste

Regulator

arcep.bj/

See also:

Benin - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: March 2018

Botswana

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity 

Website  

Botswana Telecommunications Authority

Regulator

www.bocra.org.bw

Ministry of Communications, Science & Technology

Ministry

www.mcst.gov.bw

See also:

Botswana - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: July 2018

Burkina Faso 

   

Telecom Regulator 

Primary Activity 

Website 

Ministere des postes et Telecommunications

Ministry

www.mdenp.gov.bf

Autorite Nationale de Regulation des Telecommunications (ARTEL)

Regulator

www.artel.bf/

See also:

Burkina Faso - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Burundi 

   

Telecom Regulator 

Primary Activity 

Website 

Ministere des Tranpsorts, Postes et Telecommunications

Ministry

www.burundi-gov.bi

Agence de Regulation et de Controle des Telecommunications

Regulator

http://www.arct.gov.bi/
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See also:

Burundi - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: March 2018

Cameroon

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity 

Website 

Agence Regulation des Telecommunications

Regulator

www.art.cm

Ministère des Postes et Télécommunications

Ministry

www.minpostel.gov.cm

See also:

Cameroon - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: June 2018

Cape Verde

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

National Communications Agency (ANAC) 

Regulator 

 

www.anac.cv

Direccao Geral das Communicoes

Ministry

www.minsaude.gov.cv

Central African Republic

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Ministere des postes et des Telecommunications

Ministry

 

 

Agence chargee de la Regulation des Telecommunications (ART)

Regulator

www.art-rca.cf/

Chad

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Ministere de Postes et Telecommunications

Ministry

www.tit.td/

Autorité de régulation des communications électroniques et des postes

Regulator

www.arcep.td

See also:

Chad - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: April 2018

Comoros

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Autorite Nationale de Regulation des Tics

Regulator

www.anrtic.km

Congo Brazzaville

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Minister of Communications

Ministry

 

DGACPT (Direction Generale de l'Administration Centrale - Postes et Telecommunications)

Ministry

www.arpce.cg

Cote d'Ivoire

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity 

Website 

Ministere des Nouvelles Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication

Ministry

telecom.gouv.ci

Agence des Telecommunications de Cote d'Ivoire (ATCI)

Regulator

www.artci.ci

See also:

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: May 2018

Democratic Republic of the Congo

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website 

Autorite de Regulation de la Poste et des Telecommunications du Congo (ARPTC)

Regulator

arptc.gouv.cd/

Societe Congolaise des Postes et Telecommunications

 

www.scpt.cd

See also:
Democratic Republic of Congo - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Djibouti

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website 

Ministere de la Communication et de la Culture, charge des Postes et Telecommincations, Porte-Parole du Gouvernement

Regulator

www.communication.gov.dj/

See also:
Djibouti - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Equatorial Guinea

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

ORTEL (link last accessed March 2016) 

Regulator

www.ortel-ge.org/en/ (link broken)

Egypt 

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity 

Website 

National Telecom Regulatory Authority

Regulator

www.tra.gov.eg

See also:

Egypt - Telecoms Infrastructure, Operators, Regulations - Statistics and Analyses: August 2018
Egypt - Mobile Infrastructure, Operators and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: August 2018
Egypt - Fixed Broadband Market - Statistics and Analyses: August 2018
Egypt - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses: August 2017

Eritrea

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

 Website

Communications Department

Regulator

 

Ethiopia

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity 

Website  

Ministry of Transportation and Communication

Ministry

www.mcit.gov.et/
Gabon    
Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity 

Website

Agence de Regulation des Telecommunications (ARTEL)

Regulator

www.arcep.ga/

Gambia, The

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website  

Ministry of Information and Communication Infrastructure

Ministry

www.moici.gov.gm/

Gambian Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA)

Regulator

www.pura.gm

See also:

The Gambia - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Ghana 

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Ministry of Communications

Ministry

www.moc.gov.gh

National Communications Authority

Regulator

www.nca.org.gh

See also:

Ghana - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: March 2018

Guinea Republic    
Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Ministere des Postes et Telecommunications

Ministry

www.gn.acreg.org

Regulatory Authority for Posts and Telecommunications

Regulator

www.arpt.gov.gn

Guinea-Bissau    
Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Autoridade Reguladora Nacional das Tecnologias de Informacio e Comunicatino

Regulator

www.arn.gw/

Kenya     
Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

CAK - Communications Authority of Kenya

Regulator

www.ca.go.ke

See also:

Kenya - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: March 2018

Lesotho    
Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website:

Lesotho Communications Authority

Regulator

www.lca.org.ls

See also:
Lesotho - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: May 2018

Liberia

   

Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

Ministry of Posts & Telecommunications

Ministry

www.mopt.gov.lr

Liberia Telecommunications Authority

Regulator

www.lta.gov.lr

Libya     
Telecom Regulator

Primary Activity

Website

General Post and Telecommunications Company (GPTC)

Regulator

www.gptc.ly
*link broken 15 Jan 2013

Ministry of Communications and Infomatics

Ministry

www.cim.gov.ly/

 Madagascar    
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity

Website

Autorité de Régulation des TEchnologies de Communication

Regulator

www.artec.mg/

See also:

Madagascar - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Malawi      
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA)

Regulator

 

www.macra.org.mw

 

Mali

   
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity  Website
l’Autorité Malienne de Régulation des Télécommunications/TIC et des Postes Regulator www.amrtp.ml/
Mauritania    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Autorite de Regulation

Regulator

www.are.mr

See also:

Mauritania - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Mauritius    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication

Ministry

mtci.govmu.org

Information and Communication Technologies Authority

Regulator

www.icta.mu
Morocco    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministere de la Communications

Ministry

www.mincom.gov.ma/

Ministere de l'Industrie, du Commerce et des Nouvelles Technologies

Ministry

www.mcinet.gov.ma

Agence Nationale de Ruglementation des Telecommunications (ANRT)

Regulator

www.anrt.net.ma/
Mozambique    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Transports and Communications

Ministry

www.mtc.gov.mz

Instituto Nacional das Communicacoes de Mozambique

Regulator

www.incm.gov.mz
Namibia    
 Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Information and Communications Technology

Ministry

www.mict.gov.na/
Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN)

Regulator

www.cran.na
Niger    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

L’Autorité de Régulation des Télécommunications et de la Poste (ARTP)

 Regulator

www.armniger.org/

Ministere de la Communication

 Ministry

 www.mcntic.ne 

See also:
Niger - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: May 2018

Nigeria      
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Communications

Ministry

commtech.gov.ng/

Nigerian Communications Commission

Regulator

www.ncc.gov.ng/

See also:
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Rwanda     
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Regulatory Agency for Public Utility Services of Rwanda

Regulator

www.rura.rw/

See also:

Rwanda - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: April 2018

Senegal     
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

ART/Senegal

Regulator

www.artpsenegal.net

Seychelles    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Information Technology
and Communication (MITC)

Regulator

www.ict.gov.sc/

Sierra Leone     
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Information & Communications

Ministry

mic.gov.sl/

National Telecommunications Commission (NATCOM)

Regulator

www.natcom.gov.sl

See also:

Sierra Leone - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: February 2018

Sao Tome

   
 Telecom Regulator   Primary Activity   Website
 

www.ager-stp.org/index.php/pt/

Somalia      
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Posts & Communication

Ministry

www.mopc.somaligov.net/

South Africa     
 Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Independent Communications
Authority of South Africa (ICASA)

Regulator

www.icasa.org.za/

Department of Communications

Ministry

www.doc.gov.za/
South Sudan    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Telecommunications & Postal Services

Ministry

nca-ss.org/

Sudan    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

National Telecommunications Corporation (NTC)

Regulator

 www.ntc.gov.sd 

Ministry of Information and Communications

Ministry

 mcit.gov.sd/

Swaziland    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Ministry of Tourism, Environment and Communications

Ministry

www.gov.sz

SPTC

Regulator

www.sptc.co.sz

Tanzania

   
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity Website

Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority

Regulator

www.tcra.go.tz

See also:

Tanzania - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: August 2018

Togo    
Telecom Regulator  Primary Activity  Website

Autorite de Reglementation des Secteurs de Postes et Telecommunications (ART&P)

Regulator

www.artp.tg

Tunisia     
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity  Website

de l'Instance Nationale des Telecommunications de Tunisie

Regulator

www.intt.tn

Ministry of Communication Technologies

Ministry

www.mincom.tn
Uganda    
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity  Website

Uganda Communications Commission

Regulator

www.ucc.co.ug/

Ministry of Information and Communications Technology

Ministry

www.ict.go.ug

Zambia    
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity  Website

Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority

Regulator

www.zicta.zm

Zimbabwe    
Telecom Regulator Primary Activity  Website

Postal & Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (POTRAZ)

Regulator

www.potraz.gov.zw

See also:

Zimbabwe - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses: July 2018

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