Angola Cables to open its first POP in South Africa

Tweet As part of expanding its footprint throughout the region, Angola Cables has selected Teraco as the colocation partner to deploy its POP in South Africa From AfricaCom 2016 in Cape Town, Angola Cables announced its first direct Point of Presence (POP) in South...

Low Latency Route between the Americas and Africa

Tweet Angola Cables and Etix Everywhere combine their expertise to offer a Low Latency Route between the Americas and Africa Data will no longer have to pass through Europe, offering lower latency and better bandwidth quality between Africa and South America, and...

StreetNode Platform: Trial in South Africa

Tweet Intracom Telecom Supplies its StreetNode™ Platform to MTN for Trial in South Africa The trial took place in Johannesburg and the aim was to evaluate the platform’s unique capabilities to provide the most advanced high-quality and high-availability services to...

Opera: State of Mobile Web Report, Africa 2016

Tweet Opera currently has 100 million users in Africa, with an 86.41% market share in Kenya, 71.83% in Nigeria and 53.1% in South Africa Nigerian, Kenyan and South African Opera users collectively saved data equating to over half a billion US$ in 2016 Android users...

Orange investments continue in Sierra Leone

Tweet Orange has announced that, together with its Senegal-based partner Sonatel, it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the mobile operator Airtel in Sierra Leone. Since the signature of an agreement with Bharti Airtel International (Netherlands) BV (“Airtel”)...

Tigo connects secondary schools in Tanzania

Tweet Tigo sign MOU with the Tanzanian Government to connect secondary schools to the internet Tanzania’s leading digital lifestyle company, Tigo Tanzania  has entered into a partnership with the Ministry of Communications, Works and Infrastructure to facilitate the...