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Kenya lags SA, Nigeria in MNP.Kenya lags
in MNP

East African country
far behind peers.

World Bank approves $92mn DRC fibre network loan.DRC's $92mn
fibre network

World Bank provides
loan for the build.

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World Bank approves $92mn DRC fibre network.

World Bank approves $92mn DRC fibre network loan

Plan to connect three economic clusters in the Congo as well as regional countries.

English premier league boosts Kenyan television viewership,

English premier league boosts Kenyan television viewership

Football games broadcast earlier this year helped increased TV audiences dramatically.

Airtel Zambia plans rolling out 147 LTE sites.

Airtel Zambia plans rolling out 147 LTE sites

Country’s largest mobile network looks to launch Long Term Evolution by year-end.

Zambia ‘on course’ to meet digital migration deadline.

Zambia ‘on course’ to meet digital migration deadline

Southern African country’s information and broadcasting minister signals commitment.

CEC Liquid Telecom hires new Zambia MD.

Zambia's CEC Liquid Telecom appoints new MD

Andrew Kapula, a board member since 2011, becomes managing director.

Orange co-financing Sea-Me-We 5 cable connecting through Djibouti, Egypt.

Orange co-financing Sea-Me-We 5 cable connecting through Djibouti, Egypt

Construction of the high-speed network is expected to be completed by end of 2016.

Creation of Zambia’s digital migration policy cost $40,000.

Creation of Zambia’s digital migration policy cost $40,000

Deputy minister of information and broadcasting, Poniso Njeulu, reveals expenses.

Economic expansion spurs on African internet PoP race.

Economic expansion spurs on African internet PoP race

Multinationals expanding their reach in Africa are prompting a rise in these facilities.

Consumer watchdog warns Zambians about fake set-top boxes.

Consumer watchdog warns Zambians about fake set-top boxes

Body claims ‘unscrupulous’ business people are taking advantage of uninformed citizens.

BICS establishes Joburg POP with Teraco.

BICS establishes Joburg POP with Teraco

Move aimed at boosting its internet traffic exchange and lowering latency for customers.

Malawi launches white spaces broadband project.

Malawi launches white spaces broadband project

Small landlocked African country looks to tap television signals for internet access.