Botswana: smartphone growth pushes up internet subscription

Market analysts point to widespread smartphone use, especially among the youth.

Broadband Infraco adds capability to monitor WACS

Analysts laud the state-owned entity’s decision to add undersea cable monitoring as part of its new service offerings.
May 14, 2020

China Telecom Global links with Angola Cables to extend global reach

Shared infrastructure capability to improve the transmission capacity, latency between China, South Africa, Angola and Brazil.
Apr 6, 2020

Maintenance disrupts internet access in Algeria

Scheduled maintenance to SEA-ME-WE4 submarine cable.
Mar 30, 2020

WACS break: partners move to reassure market

ISPs, telcos linking to- and facilitating West Africa Cable System are working to fix break in system over the weekend.
Jan 23, 2020

Cable ship Leon Thevenin heads to Angola

Openserve releases statement on latest developments.
Jan 22, 2020

Cable restoration vessel readies to depart Cape

Openserve confirms process underway and all loading is expected to be complete by 22 January 2020.

MTN Cameroon in race against time to reconnect subscribers

WACS cable break results in several days of disruption to internet, voice service.
Dec 5, 2019

Vox enhances its core network with Angola Cables

Deal will mean remote peering access to the undersea SACS linking Africa with the Americas.
Mar 18, 2019

Paratus Group invests US$14-million in Trans-Kalahari project

Company says there is a need to increase capacity to Zambia due to increasing local demand for data, internet.
Feb 11, 2019

Huawei Marine completes WACS Upgrade II

Intelligentcio.com writes that the project was signed a year ago before being put into commercial use last October.