May 10, 2021

SpaceX confirms interest in Nigeria market

Delegation met with NCC to detail plans, objectives.
Mar 1, 2021

Mauritius’ first nanosatellite heads to space in May

First satellite images will be available one month after its launch.
Feb 12, 2021

Teenagers advance in STEM-focused African space-tech mission

Sixteen applicants from South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana and Sudan selected for the Intelsat-funded XinaBox STEM learning program.

Satellite cellular backhaul is at the forefront of modern connectivity solutions

Solutions that seamlessly bring together satellite connectivity into standards-based mobile networks will allow for real-time management says James Trevelyan, Senior Vice President of Sales, Enterprise and Emerging Markets at Speedcast.
Dec 17, 2020

Ethiopia has high hopes for remote sensing satellite

After months of testing and data capture, China has officially handed control of the ETRSS-1 satellite to Ethiopia.
Oct 13, 2020

Partnership to help launch careers in Africa’s satellite tech space

Intelsat, XinaBox have helped to develop over 40 thinsat satellites, designed and coded by school children from the US and South Africa.
Sep 14, 2020

NIGCOMSAT helps bolster satellite navigation in Africa

Nigerian Communications Satellite, ASCENA, Thales Alenia Space collaborate on new SBAS open service.
Sep 7, 2020

MultiChoice details hyper local content strategy for Ethiopia

Company reaffirms intention to increase investment in the country.
Aug 6, 2020

Eutelsat, Strong Roots pen agreement to boost broadcasting in Ethiopia

EUTELSAT 8 West B satellite capacity will enable Strong Roots to launch a new free-to-air DTH platform.
Aug 3, 2020

Spacecom, Gilat Telecom unite to bolster satellite services in Africa

Providing advanced connectivity and SD-WAN solutions for telecom customers.

Eutelsat Konnect's broadband offer to COVID-19 isolation centres in Nigeria

Partnership established with ISP Coolink to provide complementary broadband connectivity to Sokoto State.
Jun 5, 2020

Why VSAT remains a viable option for Africa

Increased demand for bandwidth sees service providers like Gilat Telecom broaden delivery.