MTN GlobalConnect rebrands to Bayobab

MTN says the rebrand is the first step in the business transformation journey to structurally separate its fibre business, targeted for completion by 2024.
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MTN GlobalConnect rolls out over 2000km of new fibre

The company is scaling MTN Group’s fibre ambitions to meet growing demand for international connectivity.

MTN GlobalConnect rekindles BICS alliance

The partnership will reinforces both organisations’ cloud communications, roaming, and IoT ambitions.
Feb 16, 2021

MTN still strategic to BICS’ commercial interests following US$121-million transaction

Operator an important commercial partner says Belgacom International Carrier Services SA.
Mar 4, 2015

MasterCard and eTranzact announce partnership

Alliance represents a major boost for remittance in Nigeria.
Sep 10, 2014

BICS enables roaming for Unitel in São Tome and Principe

Wholesale carrier continues to expand upon its African presence with this agreement.
Jul 17, 2014

Economic expansion spurs on African internet PoP race

Multinationals expanding their reach in Africa are prompting a rise in these facilities.
Jul 16, 2014

BICS establishes Joburg POP with Teraco

Move aimed at boosting its internet traffic exchange and lowering latency for customers.
Feb 20, 2014

Airtel Africa moves to prevent roaming ‘bill shock’

Technology from BICS set to help notify subscribers when they reach preset thresholds.
Oct 24, 2013

'Angola makes Africa’s first ever LTE video roaming call'

Wholesale carrier provider BICS has enabled the 4G technology for mobile network Unitel.