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METISS subsea cable linking SA and Mauritius goes live

The 3200km Meltingpot Indianoceanic Submarine System (METISS) fibre optic cable, which connects Mauritius to South Africa, and branching units to Reunion Island and...

Safaricom partners Ericsson to boost mobile broadband coverage

Kenyan telecoms operator Safaricom, has partnered with Ericsson for the supply of microwave solutions based on the E-band platform to achieve multi...

What counts as “fibre” and why you should care what your connection is called

In our current context of constant change and disruption, digital transformation enabled by fibre Internet connections has been a lifeline for many...

Paratus Zambia unveils new, limitless internet packages for businesses

Paratus Zambia, has launched its first of a kind infinity business internet packages specially designed to give business customers access to more...

Liquid Intelligent completes fibre network linking Durban and Cape Town

Liquid Intelligent Technologies South Africa, has announced the completion of its fibre network, the NLD5 and NLD6 digital corridors linking Durban and...

MetroFibre secures $170m debt funding to boost fibre expansion

South African fibre infrastructure provider, MetroFibre Networx, has received a R2.5 billion ($170 million) debt funding from Investec bank to enable expansion...

Liquid deploys 2,500km fibre network to DRC

Liquid Intelligent Technologies, has announced the expansion of its fibre network to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) with the deployment of...

AWS bolsters SENTECH streaming services in South Africa

SENTECH, a South African electronic communications network services provider has partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to bolster streaming services in the...

Google’s Equiano Subsea cable to land in Namibia

Paratus has signed an agreement with Telecom Namibia to land Google’s Equiano subsea cable in Namibia. The cable will...

BritBox streaming service to launch in South Africa

BritBox, a joint streaming venture between BBC and ITV will launch in South Africa in the second half of 2021, the two...

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Millicom sells Tigo, exits African market

Millicom International Cellular, which trades as Tigo, has announced its complete exit from the African market, following the sale of its operations in...

South Africa’s Altron acquires Lawtrust for $17.2 million

South African listed company Altron Group, has announced its acquisition of cyber security firm Lawtrust, from Etion, for R245 million ($17.2 million),...

Africell, Aviat sign multi-million dollar 5G deal

Mobile operator Africell, has signed a multi-million dollar agreement with Aviat Networks for a 5G-ready end-to-end disaggregated transmission network across multiple African...

MTN Rwanda to list on Stock Exchange in May

MTN Rwanda, has announced it will list on the Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) on 4 May, following approval by the Capital Market...

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