PROCLAMATION NO. 1148-2019
A PROCLAMATION FOR THE COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE
WHEREAS, Communication Services serves an essential function in the economic and social development of the Country;
WHEREAS, the Government has decided to restructure the telecommunications market and introduce competition in the provision of telecommunications service in order to enhance the economic and social development of the Country;
WHEREAS, the establishment of an independent, and accountable Regulatory Authority is necessary to achieve the Government’s policy of restructuring the telecommunications market and introducing competition;
NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55(1) of the Constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is hereby proclaimed as follows.