Target connectivity first, then 4IR ambition - Vodacom

Africa's 4IR
priorities

Vodacom exec stresses
need for connectivity.


Friday, Nov 22nd

New submarine project to connect East Africa to South Asia

New submarine project to connect East Africa to South Asia

Ambitious project aims to build the shortest cable line from China to Africa.

Zamtel heats up data service competition

Zamtel heats up data service competition

Telco lays fibre network in Lusaka South Multi-Economic Facility Zone and fuels heightened levels of competition within data services.

Etisalat Misr, Ericsson sign Egypt network deal

Etisalat Misr, Ericsson sign Egypt network deal

Four-year contract comes days after mobile operator marked the launch of 4G services in the North African country.

Liquid Telecom, KETRACO pen power deal

Liquid Telecom, KETRACO pen power deal

Telco taps into power transmission to expand network.

SGT acquires John Power Kenya in its quest to expand across Africa

SGT acquires John Power Kenya in its quest to expand across Africa

The rebranding of BetNSports to SaharaGames.com has increased revenue by 400% in the past month.

Angola Cables CEO ever more confident of SACS value

Angola Cables CEO ever more confident in value of SACS

Antonio Nunes says the growing number of customers signing up for services is an assurance of the Angola-Brazil cable system.

Egypt rakes in over US$1bn through 4G licenses

Egypt rakes in over US$1bn through 4G licenses

ICT ministry says cash injection from four telcos granted 4G licenses will be transferred to state treasury.

Ntel’s new CEO aims to drive innovation.

Ntel’s new CEO aims to drive innovation

Newly appointed executive plans to build on predecessor’s legacy.

Mauritius Telecom confirms access to IOX Cable

Mauritius Telecom confirms access to IOX Cable

This will be the fourth fibre optic submarine cable to which Mauritius will be connected.

Safaricom actions regional FTTH roll out plan

Safaricom actions regional FTTH roll out plan

The telco says 95 000 homes are currently connected to its fibre infrastructure.

Fixed phones still lucrative says TelOne MD

Fixed phones still lucrative says TelOne MD

State-owned telco plans to increase its subscriber base to drive up revenue.