DFA expands to Zim.

DFA expands
to Zimbabwe

Moves comes amid
acquisition rumours.

Monday, Jun 18th

Dark Fibre Africa expands into Zim amid acquisition rumours

Dark Fibre Africa expands into Zim amid acquisition rumours

Executives will not comment on speculation in the market, but did outline the company's expansion strategy beyond its South African interests.

Telkom Kenya stretches 4G network to cover 30 sites

Telkom Kenya stretches 4G network to cover 30 sites

Telco says the addition of new locations is part of network modernisation programme that includes improvements to 3G connectivity.

Vodacom Congo first to launch 4G connectivity in DRC

Vodacom DRC first to launch 4G connectivity

At this stage, only customers in Kinshasa can access the service.

Ruckus boosts Africa's link to Google's Billion Users initiative

Ruckus boosts Africa's link to Google's Billion Users initiative

Hotspots to be established across Southern and Western parts of Africa in next financial quarter says network firm.

Telecom Egypt board approves US$90 million MENA Cable investment

Telecom Egypt board approves US$90 million MENA Cable investment

Investment is being funded through a shareholder loan after a 70% cut to the dividend for FY 2017.

Airtel paid U$22m for Niger's first 4G license

Airtel paid US$22m for Niger's first 4G license

Company now read to launch service.

Japan's Furukawa opens US$22 million fibre optic plant in Morocco

Japan's Furukawa opens US$22 million fibre optic plant in Morocco

New facility positioned to secure company a foothold on the continent.

Telkom posts flat revenue as BCX underperforms

Telkom posts flat revenue as BCX underperforms

Telkom reports flat revenue and declining headline earnings on the back of a tough year for BCX due to declining ICT spend in both the private and public sectors.

South Africa’s ICASA zeros in on 5G potential

South Africa's ICASA zeros in on 5G potential

During MTN, Huawei tech test, councillor revealed organisation's strategy to take advantage of next-gen mobile internet connectivity.

Operators race to roll out 4G in DRC

Operators race to roll out 4G in DRC

Govt looks to technology to 'balance out' local telecoms.

MTN and Huawei conduct Africa's first 5G field trial

MTN and Huawei conduct Africa's first 5G field trial

Trial in South Africa's capital city earlier today achieved speeds of 520Mbps downlink and 77Mbps uplink respectively.