Liquid Telecom

US$800m in funding behind Ethiopia telco licence, Liquid datacentre drive

US-based Development Finance Corporation backs consortium bid for license and Liquid’s datacentre ambitions.
Nov 26, 2020

Liquid intensifies fibre rollout in Botswana

Company announces activation of 82km of fibre in a cross-border network into Southern African country.
Nov 17, 2020

Liquid Telecom eyes US, Europe expansion with Zayo deal

The partnership will see the firms leveraging existing networks for many of their customers with operations in North America and Europe.
Nov 12, 2020

Liquid clarifies role in Project Taara

Company will serve as the core backbone operator to link up project with other service providers.
Nov 10, 2020

Econet, X’s Project Taara to roll out new optical wireless tech

Technology uses beams of light to deliver high-speed, high-capacity connectivity over long distances.

US$1.2m investment in solar to bolster East Africa Data Centre

Distributed Power Africa (DPA) and Mettle Solar have finalised joint investment into EADC Asset Co.
Oct 28, 2020

Construction underway on new US$100m datacentre in Lagos

Liquid Telecom’s Strive Masiyiwa confirms Africa Data Centres is busy with latest project.
Oct 16, 2020

Foreign currency respite for Zim telecommunication companies

Government introduces auction-based exchange rate regime as part of currency reforms.
Oct 14, 2020

Econet launches pan-African Wi-Fi marketplace

Subsidiaries Liquid Telecom, Cassava Fintech International partner to establish #SasaiWiFiFinder hotspots in Kenya, Uganda, Zambia and Rwanda.
Sep 9, 2020

Liquid announces cyber security unit

End-to-end managed services for digital security solutions.
Aug 31, 2020

Liquid Telecom appoints Clayton Naidoo as group chief business officer

n his role, Naidoo will be responsible for driving growth, innovation and strategy in the enterprise market across the group’s holdings.