Tim Ekandjo

Namibia's MTC deploys extra fibre as congestion grips network

Telecommunications firm confirms roll out of 475km fibre for backbone.
Michael Malakata
Jun 21, 2022

Namibia keeps mum on 5G rollout strategy

Government’s moratorium on deployment remains in place.
May 15, 2020

MTC vents over Windhoek municipality telco licence

Operator argues the move is anti-competitive and illegal.
Apr 15, 2020

Namibia’s MTC denies implementing 5G infrastructure

Company rubbishes rumour lockdown was implemented to enable towers to be erected.
Mar 2, 2020

MTC Namibia pushes network modernisation agenda

Company also plans to list on local stock exchange by July 2020.
May 28, 2019

MTC Namibia unveils IPO plans

Process is expected to be completed in 15 months.
May 22, 2018

MTC moves to eliminate doubt over N$1.2 billion connectivity project

Namibia's ICT minister and executives from the telco have unveiled first connectivity site in Oshana region.
Apr 16, 2018

Namibia’s ICT Minister clarifies viability of MTC infrastructure project

’081 EVERY ONE’ will be executed within available financial means and without eroding the telcos profitability according to Minister Simataa.
Jan 29, 2018

Namibian firms to get piece of MTC's N$1.2 billion pie

Local contractors stand to benefit from the construction of over 500 new towers as part of MNO's 081Every1 project.
Nov 21, 2017

Namibia's MTC pushes NAD$1,1 billion infrastructure investment

Mobile operator has announced the upgrade of five new sites in the Oshana region from 3G to 4G capability.
Aug 29, 2017

Namibia's MTC reacts to regulator's finding on "exploitative" clause

Company seeking clarification from body as to whether or not this finding applies to the whole sector.
Aug 22, 2012

Namibian 4G usage reaches 1500 customers

Windhoek is one of the first African cities to have the next-generation mobile network.