Posts tagged as Liquid Telecom

Telco rebrands for pan-African operations

  Neotel’s enterprise operations has been rebranded to Liquid Telecom South Africa but the retail business will remain under the Neotel name. The transition to Liquid Telecom South Africa aligns Neotel’s existing enterprise and carrier customer base closer with the Liquid Telecom Group’s wider pan-African operations, which include over 50 000 km of fibre stretching […]

Telecoms developments in Africa – February 2017

  Project increases access to broadband The African Development Bank Group approved a loan of €31,4-million and a grant of €12,5-million to the Republic of Niger to finance the national component of the Trans-Saharan fibre-optic backbone (DTS) project. The project will increase access to broadband services to Nigeria and Chad. The 1510 km long optic […]

Telecoms developments in Africa – July 2016

  Broadband for southern Africa Avanti Communications Group signed a two-year contract extension with Imarasat, to enable growth in consumer, SME and enterprise markets across 14 countries in southern Africa. The company will target SME markets in countries such as Kenya. Roughly 1,1-million Kenyan SMEs contribute 45% to its economy. Nearly 75% of them don’t […]