Namibia

Equiano subsea cable comes ashore in Swakopmund

Paratus Namibia, Telecom Namibia and Google have confirmed the development and have affirmed it will become fully operational in Q4 this year.
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Namibia’s government bemoans level of access to internet, telco coverage

Half the country’s population has no internet access, according to the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology.
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Armada DC is Namibia’s first carrier-neutral datacentre - Paratus

Facility scheduled to be launched in August and company vows resource will offer local market freedom and flexibility.
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Namibia keeps mum on 5G rollout strategy

Government’s moratorium on deployment remains in place.
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May 24, 2022

Paratus backs Armada DC venture with N$123m and a lot of expectation

New datacentre scheduled to be launched in August 2022.
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Apr 27, 2022

Paratus announces leadership shake-up amid Africa expansion

Full handover of Group CEO responsibilities scheduled for August 2022, when the company will officially open its datacentre in Windhoek.
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Apr 6, 2022

Namibia suspends awarding new telecommunications licences

Industry regulator confirms suspension from 1 October 2022 to 30 September 2023.
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Mar 11, 2022

Paratus Namibia to launch Armada datacentre

Company confirms investment of N$123-million to establish country’s largest DC facility.
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Can collab in Namibia curb a 49% increase in cyberthreats?

Check Point SecureAcademy, Complete Enterprise Solutions and Salt Essential IT partner Faculty of Computing and Informatics at Namibia University of Science & Technology.
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Feb 28, 2022

Namibia looks to attract fresh Fintech competition

Country is considering new regulation to reinforce national payments systems, attract new competitors.
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Paratus Swakopmund landing station ready for Equiano cable

In February 2021 Paratus entered into an agreement with Google to be the landing partner for the Equiano cable in Namibia.
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Feb 4, 2022

Africa-focused 4Sight expands Namibia operation

Multinational tech group confirms expansion of regional office in Windhoek.
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Nov 16, 2021

Paratus Namibia lands smart city fibre deal

Commercial connectivity agreement signed with Ongos Connect.