MTN GlobalConnect accelerates fibre, mobility services push

MTN GC rolled out 5 157km of new fibre in 2022, bringing its total inventory of proprietary fibre to over 105 157km as at 31 December 2022.
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Sep 2, 2019

Sierra Leone secures US$30-million to advance fibre optic project

Huawei has been contracted to complete the second phase of the national network development initiative.
Jul 12, 2019

Ethereum-based platform eyes increased connectivity in West Africa

Cajutel looks to combine high-speed broadband service with crypto exchange offering.
Nov 23, 2018

48% cost reduction for bandwidth in Sierra Leone

Move by country's fibre optic infrastructure management firm is expected to significantly lower cost of internet access.
Nov 20, 2015

ACE submarine cable extended to South Africa

Cable system stretched to cover 17,000kms and accommodate 25 countries.
Feb 17, 2015

Interswitch launches $10million e-payment growth fund

Nigeria-based eCommerce logistics and warehouse management firm ACE first recipient of investment.
Dec 20, 2012

West Africa switched on to ACE undersea broadband cable

France Telecom-Orange and partners announce launch of Africa Coast to Europe network.
Dec 7, 2012

ACE cable bringing broadband boost for Equatorial Guinea

Tiny West African nation hopes country to benefit from the undersea fibre-optic cable.
Apr 16, 2012

Wacs is on the way

   The 5.12Tbps subsea cable is set for launch.