Monthly Archives: February 2019

Safaricom is upgrading to a 400G network

Safaricom has just announced its plans to upgrade this backbone network, by using Huaweis end to end 400G solution to meet the growing data consumption needs of its customers. This new plan will replace its existing 100G backbone, increasing the capacity of network traffic carried between Mombasa, Nairobi and Kisumu “Today we use only 100G, [...]

Ooredoo announced its new ‘Home Internet’ at no extra cost

Ooredoo will launch its new ‘Home Internet’ plans, a new line-up of ultra fast Home Broadband. This will make the internet five times faster at no additional charge. Qatar homes can access the new plans and Ooredoo has announced, as of today, all existing customers has already upgraded to the new plans which is five [...]

GINX Esports TV opted Zixi platform to broadcast live esports coverage

GINX Esports TV, a leading international Esports channel, has adopted the Zixi Platform, industry leader in live broadcast-quality video for dependable, secure broadcast-quality delivery over IP for its global live Esports coverage. GINX Esports TV who is a market leader UK, France, South Africa and Canada produce and record at their studio in central London [...]

MultiChoice launched MyDStv mobile app in Kenya

MultiChoice has revealed its new exciting project, the mobile app, called MyDStv which has been tailored to the Kenyan market to ensure minimal data consumption and  will be available for download in Kenya from 25 February 2019 via the iOS and Android app stores at no cost. In this ever-growing digital environment, its our mission [...]

DStv to launch SuperheroHQ pop up channel in March

Turner International has announced the launch of SuperheroHQ animation pop-up channel by mid-March on DStv satellite pay-tv platform.  SuperheroHQ will be accessible for DStv Premium, DStv Compact Plus and DStv Compact subscribers on DStv channel 300 during the holiday period from 15 to 31 March and will include animation series, animation movies, as well as [...]

Mauritania to launch optic fibre lines

The President of Mauritiania has signed the launch of the construction of four optic fibre lines that will improve the countrys backbone, which will add 1,600 kilometers of optical fibre. These portions are namely the 431 km Nouakchott-Atar-Choum, the 723 km Rosso-Boghé-Kaédi-Kaédi-Selibabi-Kiffa, the 280 km Aioun-Néma and the Nouakchott local loop. The World Bank has agreed [...]

ALTBalaji available on Ooredoo TV in Oman

ALTBalaji has partnered with Ooredoo TV service in Oman, the new tv channel will be available for $15 per month as a stand-alone with no lock-in contract or $10 a month as part of a Home Bundle with Ooredoo Home Internet, where subscribers can register to Ooredoo TV. To note, ALTBalaji is already available in [...]