Broadband Infrastructure

Nov 19, 2020  |  Broadband: Google Aim To Provide Laser-Beamed Infrastructure With Econet

The Econet Group is reported to have entered into a strategic partnership with Alphabet - Google's parent company - to launch a high-speed broadband infrastructure based on laser beam technology.   In a statement, Econet said they are looking to ...


Oct 27, 2020  |  Benin: ISP Isocel Gets EUR 6M To Drive Network Expansion

Isocel, a Benin-based ISP is reported to have secured a 6 million Euros credit line to build out and expand its fibre optic network to new locations in the country, starting from the greater Cotonou area. The funding facilities is ...


Oct 23, 2020  |  Nigeria: Telecom Regulator Confident To Reach 70% Broadband Target By 2025

The head of Nigeria's telecommunication industry regulatory agency, the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Danbatta have said the country is making massive stride with its broadband journey and is on course to achieving a seventy per cent national broadband ...


Aug 12, 2020  |  Nigeria: NCC To Review InfraCo Remit To Drive Broadband Plans

Professor Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has announced that he is seeking a review of the operational framework of the Infrastructure Company (InfraCo) as mandated by the Nigerian New National Broadband Plan ...