Burkina Faso govt lauds US$20.6m fibre optic project
The 307km-long fibre network holds promise of high-speed and cost effective communication, say officials.Paul Adepoju
Telecom Egypt cuts FY 2017 dividend to invest in submarine cable
Telco says its investors will only receive a quarter of the initial payout it proposed due to the potential investment opportunity.
Smile Telecom launches VoLTE
Smile ramps up African operations, launches first Voice-over-LTE service in East Africa.
ACE submarine cable extended to South Africa
Cable system stretched to cover 17,000kms and accommodate 25 countries.
Burkina Faso links up to the Cloud
Cloud used to connect government with key sectors and regions.
Alcatel-Lucent awarded Angola fibre optic project
Networking firm to deliver fiber optic submarine broadband connectivity to oil and gas production facilities.
Alcatel-Lucent pushes for data revolution in Africa
French telecomms firm says investment in infrastructure and capacity building prerequisites for social, economic development.
Alcatel –Lucent speeds up submarine networks
Trial of new modulation technology achieves breakthrough in long distance data transmission.
Alcatel-Lucent, Algerian ministry to build undersea cable
The cable spans more than 560 km and will link Algeria to Spain.
Huawei CEO supports Nokia, Alcatel-Lucent merger
A partnership between Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent will see them rival Huawei.
Africa's telecoms networks space set for a shake-up?
Local analysts weigh in following news of Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent's merger.
Nokia, Alcatel-Lucent merger talks
The merger is set to rival network firms Ericsson and Huawei Technologies.