Zambia nears mobile saturation.

Zambia moves to
near saturation

Regulator credits 
campaigns by telcos.

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Satellite operators need innovative business models, tech

Satellite operators need innovative business models, tech

Operators haven't innovated much over the last few years ...they are afraid to says Oren Tepper from Spacecom.

South Africa to launch ZACube-2 nanosatellite in July

South Africa to launch ZACube-2 nanosatellite in July

Satellite developed by Cape Peninsula University of Technology in partnership with French South African Institute of Technology.

Rwanda looks to satellite tech for total telecoms autonomy

Rwanda looks to satellite tech for total telecoms autonomy

Japan will assist central African country to launch first telecoms satellite by 2020.

GOtv Zambia awarded DTT network license

GOtv Zambia awarded DTT network license

Company plans to deploy a network with a transmission system based on satellite technology.

Algeria's first telecoms satellite launched

Algeria's first telecoms satellite launched

Alcomsat-1 aboard a Long March 3B rocket.

Satellite connectivity lifts DRC's mining industry

Satellite connectivity lifts DRC's mining industry

SES Networks, Ivanhoe Mines team up to ensure high-performance managed connectivity services for Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project.

75 million digital homes in Africa by 2021

75 million digital homes in Africa by 2021

Only six African nations have completed digital migration since the deadline set by the ITU expired in 2015.

Yahsat launches new satellite for Africa

Yahsat launches new satellite for Africa

Despite a loss of telemetry during the launch, the UAE-based operator's newest satellite will soon be able to provide connectivity to 60% of Africa.

MeerKAT expected to go live by March

MeerKAT expected to go live by March

Scientists from around the world will be able to conduct research using the 64-dish MeerKAT radio telescope once it becomes fully integrated.

Yahsat, Tanaza partner to broaden WiFi service

Yahsat, Tanaza partner to broaden WiFi service

Satellite operator will leverage WiFi management platform to expand service delivery.

SA govt calls on satellite community to address bandwidth costs

SA govt calls on satellite community to address bandwidth costs

Deputy Minister reiterates call for industry unity, policy intervention and enabling regulatory framework to support broadband connectivity efforts.