Zambia’s 156 constituencies receive Starlink kits from govt

The kits are intended for distribution in the country’s parliamentary constituencies and will help improve citizen access to the My e-Parliament app, as well as other online services.
Samuel Mungadze

Chinese miner arrested in Zimbabwe for using Starlink

Authorities are launching state-wide operations to apprehend anyone who uses Starlink services illegally.

Concerns over Starlink application in Botswana

The application by low-orbit satellite service, Starlink, to operate in Botswana is mired in uncertainty.
Feb 2, 2024

Vodacom Groups hails Amazon’s Starlink rival Project Kuiper

Project Kuiper aims to improve global internet access through a network of 3,236 low-earth orbit satellites.
Dec 12, 2023

Moving from GEO to LEO: Transforming Enterprise Connectivity

Theo Van Zyl, Head of Wireless at Vox talks satellites and connectivity and the value of speed when reimagining enterprise connectivity.
Nov 14, 2023

Navigating new horizons

Managing director of Paratus South Africa, Kallie Carlsen’s career spans the full spectrum of telecommunications, the company says.
Nov 14, 2023

AFRICACOM: Liquid enters service continuity deal with Intelsat

Collaboration between the companies organised to maintain connectivity during power outages or other crises.
Nov 10, 2023

Avanti pivots to integrated connectivity services company

The company says the new strategy will help it to better respond to the diverse needs of its customer base.
Oct 23, 2023

Cameroon readies to launch space programme

A technical feasibility study for the development of a space project will cost $3.2 million and take 11 months to complete.
Oct 4, 2023

ITU’s Bogdan-Martin punts satellite for connectivity

The head of the International Telecommunications Union says satellite networks can help put the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals back on track.
Sep 11, 2023

YahClick, NIGCOMSAT collaborate to deepen broadband in Nigeria

The initiative, which is anticipated to commence in Q4 2023, is set to provide faster and more dependable broadband connectivity in underserved areas.
Aug 4, 2023

Musk’s Starlink launches in Malawi

Starlink says users can expect ‘typical high speed internet with brief periods of intermittent service and high latency'.

Huawei Eco-Connect: F5G evolution, reshaping industry productivity in Southern Africa

The Huawei FTTO solution is widely used by more than 6000 customers around the world, covering industries such as education, healthcare, and hospitality.