Sep 6, 2021

Togo looks to secure share of US$10bn China fund to advance digital migration

Countries are progressing with letters of exchange to launch project.
Aug 31, 2021

Speedcast secures lucrative tech services deal with DRC mining firm

Open-pit copper and cobalt mine site in Sub-Saharan Africa to receive fully managed communications services with WAN optimisation.
Aug 26, 2021

Intelsat keeps its signal alive

Satellite and terrestrial network operator gets backing from key creditor groups regarding a comprehensive financial restructuring.
Aug 10, 2021

SES Networks, Orange partner to help digitise maritime services

Satellite-based network services further enable rapid digitalisation for Orange merchant shipping customers.
Jul 15, 2021

iSAT Africa, SES Networks enter 4G services partnership

Telco operators will be able to deploy high-performance 4G services in rural and remote areas across East Africa.
May 21, 2021

Avanti backs UN Uganda refugee satellite connectivity initiative

Satellite tech company partners with UNHCR to provide broadband, laptops to seven sites.
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.