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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/25/2018
India's Bharti Airtel might be facing competitive and regulatory pressures in its domestic market, but its African operations are performing well, the operator noted in its fiscal fourth quarter earnings report covering the three months to the end of March 2018.
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 4/19/2018
There's much excitement about the potential merger of Telkom Kenya and Airtel Kenya, a combination that would, in theory, provide a more robust rival to Kenya's dominant market leader, Safaricom.
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The Staff, 4/12/2018
Reshaad Sha, the former head of IoT specialist SqwidNet, has been named as the new CEO of Liquid Telecom South Africa, efffective June 1, 2018.
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Connecting Africa, 4/11/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- Luxembourg -- Intelsat S.A. (NYSE: I), operator of the world's first Globalized Network and leader in integrated satellite solutions, announced that Vodacom Business Nigeria has signed an agreement for satellite services to expand its enterprise broadband networks and enable new and enhanced services throughout West Africa.
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The Staff, 3/28/2018
Three new Internet service providers (ISPs) have launched their services in Senegal, enhancing the country's broadband and digital services potential.
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/26/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- LAGOS, Nigeria -- MDXI (www.MDX-I.com) data centre, a subsidiary of MainOne (www.MainOne.net), has partnered with Avanti Communications Group Plc ("Avanti") (www.AvantiPlc.com), a leading British satellite operator, to host and manage the satellite operator's in-country Gateway Earth Station (GES). The partnership has already delivered ...
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Ray Le Maistre, International Group Editor, Light Reading, 3/14/2018
Rain, the 4G services specialist that is planning on shaking up South Africa's mobile data services sector, is edging closer to its full launch and will be seeking to differentiate itself from the country's existing mobile broadband players by making things simple for its customers.
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Connecting Africa, 3/12/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- CAPE TOWN -- Pan-African telecom company, SEACOM, has deployed 100Gbps Ethernet technology in its IP/MPLS data centre core PoPs (Points of Presence) in Teraco Johannesburg and Teraco Cape Town, as part of its ongoing investment in capacity for future expansion. This is one of the first deployments of this technology in sub-Saharan Africa.
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PRESS RELEASE, 3/8/2018
PRESS RELEASE -- CAPE TOWN, South Africa -- IOX Cable and Angola Cables have today announced the signing of a joint provisioning agreement aimed at developing and enhancing their respective network capabilities and services across the Americas, Africa, Europe and India. By partnering with Angola Cables, IOX is consolidating its position by extending its ...
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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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Posted by Kelwas |  In reply to: Africa the Bright Spot for Bharti Airtel
Yes, Africa is definitely the future. Lots of opportunities' out there!

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I was cheerful and happy enthusiastic when this blog was presented. Interesting stuff to read.   تاج گل

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