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Dataxis predicts low growth in fixed broadband penetration in Africa

Following the recent data published on broadband connectivity in Africa, Dataxis predicts that 20 million households and businesses will have wired internet connection by 2022 in Africa, compared to 11 million in 2016. Nonetheless, although wired broadband is on the rise with the progressive introduction of Fibre-to-the-home in most developed countries, Africa still lags behind [...]

ipNX to introduce Nigeria’s first quad-play service with FTTH

Wireless broadband company, ipNX Nigeria Limited plans to launch Nigeria’s first quad play using fibre optics in selected areas starting November 2013. The company is currently deploying Fibre to the Home (FTTH) in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt and aims to cover 100, 000 households in Lagos by 2014, 500,000 households across the country by [...]