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Connecting Africa, 6/18/2018
East Africa's nine nations will be home to 186 million mobile broadband connections (3G, 4G or 5G) by 2022, according to market forecasts from research house Ovum Ltd.
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PRESS RELEASE -- Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world's first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite communications, announced that it has joined Smart Africa during the Transform Africa Summit held in Kigali in May 2018.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/30/2018
In the kind of deal classically known as 'vendor financing,' Telecom Egypt has secured a US$200 million loan from a number of Chinese financial institutions to help fund its 4G network rollout, including the deployment or core and transport network technologies.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/29/2018
MTN Ghana has started its IPO process that will see it listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange later this summer. The country's leading mobile operator is offering almost 4.64 billion shares to investors -- 35% of its total stock -- and hopes to raise 3.47 billion Ghanaian cedis (US$743 million) in a listing that would value the operator at about GHS10 ...
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PRESS RELEASE, 5/28/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- PRETORIA -- Telkom SA has reported its Group Provisional Annual Results for the year ended 31 March 2018.
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PRESS RELEASE, 5/24/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Multinational telecoms company Angola Cables has added additional peering points at the following international locations: IX.BR Sao Paulo and Fortaleza, Equinix Ashburn and Miami (formerly NOTA) and NIIX and De-CIX in New York.
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The Staff, 5/21/2018
Satellite broadband services specialist SatADSL has struck a partnership with Cameroon's national telco Camtel that will result in broadband service availability across the central AFrican country, including rural areas.
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Connecting Africa, 5/17/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Buoyed by the growth of African peering communities, NAPAfrica IXP reaches top 15 of the world's largest - proves the crucial role of a strong peering community in building Africa's Internet ecosystem.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 5/16/2018
Mobile network technology has been developed for developed nations, leaving a lack of affordable mobile coverage solutions for countries with different needs, including those in Africa, argues Emmanuel Lugagne Delpon, senior VP at Orange Labs Networks.
Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Ex-Vivendi Chairman Held By French Police Investigating Bribery Allegations
As we can see, evevry country is impacted by corruption. Definitely a big issue!

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Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Ecobank Launches Fintech Challenge Competition for African Startups
I like that kind of Breaking Bad's effect...Africa is definitely the future, I'm so happy!

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