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Steers burger: Famous Brands' Steers has become one of South Africa's most recognizable quick-service restaurant brands.

South Africa's Famous Brands, owner of Steers, Debonairs and Wimpy, to enter Ghana

South African fast-food restaurant group Famous Brands plans to enter Ghana this year as part of its drive to grow beyond a domestic market held back by high unemployment and sharply rising electricity costs.

Stéphane Richard, Chairman & CEO, Orange

Orange said to explore purchase of some Bharti Africa assets to tap explosive growth in sub-Saharan Africa

Orange SA has explored various acquisitions in Africa including assets owned by Bharti Airtel Ltd., as the French company seeks to bolster its business in the region, according to people familiar with the matter.

Uber, Cape Town, South Africa

Uber vehicles impounded in Cape Town, South Africa

Police in Cape Town, South Africa, impounded 33 Uber vehicles over the weekend in a dispute over what type of permits drivers should hold, an Uber executive said.

Tower sharing in Africa

Helios Towers Africa Raising almost $1B for regional expansion

Helios Towers Africa, the owner of telecommunications towers in three countries on the continent, is raising almost $1 billion in capital to expand in the region, Chief Financial Officer Andres de Orleans Borbon said.

Providence Equity Partners

PE Firm Providence Equity Enters Africa with Investment in Helios Towers Africa

Helios Towers Africa (“HTA”), the leading, independent telecommunications towers company in Africa, announces that it has raised $630 million in new equity resources from existing and new shareholders.