Abidjan (Ivory Coast) – Orange Group through its subsidiary Orange Côte d’Ivoire acquired Wednesday in 100% operator Cellcom Liberia, reports a press release which APA obtained a copy. “This acquisition s ‘forms part of Orange Ivory Coast development strategy to accelerate growth by entering new emerging markets with strong potential, “the statement said. the leader of mobile telephony in Ivory Coast” will provide marketing expertise, technical and commercial value to the extensive network of Liberian operator “and” contribute to economic growth in Liberia. ” the network of Cellcom, which has 1.4 million subscribers is a great potential growth over the next few years, plans Branch Orange Côte d’Ivoire. Orange Ivory Coast is the first operator of mobile telephony in Ivory Coast with 10,798,183 subscribers, followed respectively MTN networks (8 130 003) and Moov (5,408,048), according to a report from the French telecommunications regulatory Authority d’Ivoire (ARTCI) at December 31, 2015.