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Thursday, May 28th

Networks

Access Kenya finishes phase one network upgrade.

Access Kenya finishes phase one network upgrade

The company plans to provide network upgrades to 18 towns in Kenya.

South Africa: Telkom expands LTE-A network.

South Africa: Telkom expands LTE-A network

Telco says it is ready to cover an additional 22 suburbs.

Surfline secures $15mn to boost LTE connectivity.

Surfline secures $15mn to boost LTE connectivity

The wireless broadband and services provider aims to improve internet connectivity in Ghana.

Sudan readies to launch 4G.

Sudan readies to launch 4G

Sudan's government has announced plans to launch a 4G network in the East African nation.

Satellite internet plugging Zim's infrastructure gap.

Satellite internet plugging Zim's infrastructure gap

TelOne pitches satellite as most viable solution for internet coverage into remote areas.

Liquid acquires Zambia's second largest ISP.

Liquid acquires Zambia's second largest ISP

Network services provider announces acquisition of Realtime.

Millicom launches 4G wireless network in Tanzania.

Millicom launches 4G wireless network in Tanzania

Move positions Tigo to push for 4G dominance in East African country.

Alcatel-Lucent, Algerian ministry to build undersea cable.

Alcatel-Lucent, Algerian ministry to build undersea cable

The cable spans more than 560 km and will link Algeria to Spain.

Huawei claims leadership in LTE in Africa.

Huawei claims leadership in LTE in Africa

Telecoms services provider has 189 global LTE commercialisations.

‘Full 3G/4G coverage in sub-Saharan Africa only after 2020’

'Full 3G/4G coverage in sub-Saharan Africa only after 2020'

Ericsson report predicts a push for LTE, continued relevance of GSM networks.

Workonline Communications supports African entrepreneurs through sponsorships.

Workonline supports African entrepreneurs through sponsorship

Pan-African terrestrial network service provider Workonline Communications has agreed to sponsor high-speed connectivity delivered over their metropolitan fibre network for an innovative South African company, Cape Town Garage – in turn supporting African entrepreneurs and new businesses.