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Mauritius Telecom confirms access to IOX Cable

Mauritius Telecom confirms access to IOX Cable

This will be the fourth fibre optic submarine cable to which Mauritius will be connected.

Fixed phones still lucrative says TelOne MD

Fixed phones still lucrative says TelOne MD

State-owned telco plans to increase its subscriber base to drive up revenue.

Zambia lays down 80% of fibre infrastructure

Zambia lays down 80% fibre infrastructure

Various operators continue to expand networks, with MTN Zambia investing US$55m.

Ghana and Nigeria connect internet exchange points

Ghana and Nigeria connect internet exchange points

Said to be the first of its kind IXP interconnection in West Africa.

Reports of Togo internet shutdown as anti-govt protests intensify

Reports of Togo internet shutdown as anti-govt protests intensify

Activists report interruption to internet connectivity on TogoCel and Moov as opposition led protests continue.

MTN SA completes LTE rollout in Rustenburg

MTN SA completes LTE rollout in Rustenburg

The increased LTE coverage in the mining town of Rustenburg was achieved through re-farming of existing spectrum.

Telekom Networks Malawi rolls out 4.5G

Telekom Networks Malawi rolls out 4.5G

Country's second largest operator believes offering facilitate improved data service provision.

Ericsson, Qualcomm, MTN complete first CAT-M1 test in Africa for IoT

Ericsson, Qualcomm, MTN complete first CAT-M1 test in Africa for IoT

This is the first Cat-M1 test implementation of its kind in Africa and represents the first stage of a wider scope of test activity.

ShowMax could merge with MultiChoice's DStv Digital media

ShowMax could merge with MultiChoice's DStv Digital media

Companies could collaborate on digital entertainment products.

Ghana: regulator allows free 2G to 3G upgrade for telcos

Ghana: regulator allows free 2G to 3G upgrade for telcos

Decision based on bid to promote digital inclusion, and support optimal use of existing spectrum.

Huawei streamlines internet solutions to broaden access in Africa

Huawei streamlines internet solutions to broaden access in Africa

Global ICT firm has announced the rollout of solutions in South Africa and Kenya that will help to get more Africans online.