Vuma’s 45% stake in Herotel looks to strengthen SA’s fibre connectivity market

Companies expect investment to do much to bridge country’s digital divide.
Staff Writer
Jun 18, 2020

Beyond broadband: How FTTH powers economic growth, education and sustainability

FTTH opens employment doors that were previously shut for South Africans says Matthew Campbell, Head of SME and FTTH at SEACOM.
Nov 6, 2018

Safaricom to initially target enterprise market with NB-IOT

Business is still at concept stage regarding individual customer rollout.
Mar 26, 2018

Operators race to boost 4G, fibre optic access in Togo

Companies look to secure market share in local telecoms space.

Online milestone for Kenya as internet penetration spikes

Access to smartphones and an uptake of broadband cited as main drivers.
Nov 13, 2017

SA's Jasco acquires Reflex to bolster enterprise business

Move will enhance Jasco's existing services and solutions, adding value through FTTX.
Oct 11, 2017

Safaricom actions regional FTTH roll out plan

The telco says 95 000 homes are currently connected to its fibre infrastructure.
Aug 28, 2017

Gabon to leverage power grid for FTTH network extension

Initiative to be rolled out in Greater Libreville.
Jul 18, 2017

MTN opens FTTH to ISPs in SA

ISPs will now be able to lease the fibre connection in an MTN FTTH territory and offer any value added services to their customers.
Jul 3, 2017

Africa shows low growth in fixed broadband penetration

Although wired broadband is on the rise, Dataxis predicts only 1.9% of the total population will have a wired internet connection in 2022.
May 11, 2017

Liquid Telecom, MTN go head-to-head on FTTH

Companies roll out Fibre-to-the-Home campaigns to attract subscribers in Zambia.