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Kenya's USF to help connect rural population

Kenya's USF to help connect rural population

Community Authority confirms strategy to extend connectivity services to 5.6% population in underserved areas.

Seacom widens reach in Southern and East Africa

Seacom widens reach in Southern and East Africa

New Points of Presence established in Botswana and Rwanda.

Malawi launches US$23m fibre backbone project

Malawi launches US$23m fibre backbone project

Govt to leverage connectivity to streamline several service delivery systems.

Zamtel banks on network upgrade for increased market share

Zamtel banks on network upgrade for increased market share

Telco to plough US$370 000 to alleviate network congestion and strengthen internet connectivity.

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

Cameroon is extending its fibre optic capacity to Nigeria, Congo and CAR.

Africa has three years to meet 2020 internet access deadline

Africa has three years to meet 2020 internet access deadline

Rwanda's president believes the solution lies in public-private partnerships and bridging the digital divide.

Safaricom outage sparks conspiracy theories

Safaricom outage sparks conspiracy theories

Election-related posts fly on social media.

MTN Group announces R540m investment deal in Iranian Net

MTN Group announces R540m investment deal in Iranian Net

Mobile operator signs non-binding preliminary agreement to invest in Iranian fixed broadband provider.

Safaricom suffers major outage

Safaricom suffers major outage

Operator apologies, assures customers that processes are in place to investigate what happened and avoid a repeat.

Kirusa, Vodacom Lesotho partner to launch InstaVoice Channels

Kirusa, Vodacom Lesotho partner to launch InstaVoice Channels

Basotho celebrities have already signed up to communicate with fans through a service dubbed "Voice Twitter".

Kenyan ISPs under fire by disgruntled subscribers

Kenyan ISPs under fire by disgruntled subscribers

Service providers attribute difficulties to Seacom outage.