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The mobile telecommunications market further grew in 2016, despite a high penetration rate.

Orange remained in second place in the mobile market, with a market share of 32% (source: Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority), and a base of 906,000 subscribers at the end of the year (source: Orange Botswana). Wholesale mobile services are provided by Botswana Fiber Networks (BoFiNet) and a newcomer, Liquid Telecom, in collaboration with the electricity operator Botswana Power Corporation (BPC).

Orange was the first mobile operator to launch 4G services and continued to expand its 4G coverage in 2016, which stood at 30% at the end of the year. Orange covers 55% of the population with its 3G services, and most of the population with mobile services (Source: Orange Botswana). The Orange Money solution maintained its position as a leading provider of mobile payment services, with a market share of 68% (source: Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority).

More information on the 2016 Registration Document: 3.1.6.5 Bostwana