Category Archives: Telecom

Zain Bahrain launches affordable unlimited fiber-optic package

Zain Bahrain has recently announce the launch of its unlimited and affordable fiber-optic packages that will provide users with limitless data and feature-rich options to enhance their browsing and in-home internet experience. Zain Bahrain has always offered a wide range of fiber-optics packages that suit their customers’ connectivity needs to include gaming, virtual studying, working [...]

Vodacom to launch 5G in the province of KwaZulu- Natal in South Africa

Vodacom South Africa has just announced the launch of its 5G network in the municipal districts of KwaZulu-Natal. Currently, 5G is available on 156 live 5G sites across the area of KwaZulu-Natal and supports both mobile and fixed wireless access services. Since May 2020, Vodacom has launched its 5G mobile network in Johannesburg, Cape Town, [...]

Vodafone and Wi-Flix roll out exclusive offers in Ghana

Vodafone Ghana and Wi-Flix have partnered together to roll out new and exciting offers for their customers. Vodafone customers will have unlimited access to the online streaming platform that offers exclusive African and International content. Pushpinder Gujral, Director of Consumer Business Unit (CBU) at Vodafone Ghana said, Were excited to begin this new relationship with [...]

MTN rolls out new voice and data deals in SA

MTN South Africa has introduced a new voice and data Combo Bundles comprising of a monthly, weekly and daily options. For added value, MTN Combo Offers data, voice and video allocations will be available for one month if a new bundle is bought before expiry. MTN has also presented its newly upgraded eSIM solution capable of supporting [...]

Etisalat provides world’s fastest 5G

UAE-based Etisalat has reached the worlds fastest 5G download speed of 9.1 gigabits per second. The throughput has been attained by combining multiple commercial spectrum band of n78 (3.5GHz), n41 (2.6GHz) and millimetre wave n258 (26 GHz). This was accomplished through a prototype 5G device that aggregates all three bands. The Senior Vice President, Mobile [...]

Liquid Telecom expands fibre access in Botswana

Liquid Telecom is extending fibre access through Botswanas Lobatse border to Gaborone, an initiative that will dramatically increase connectivity and network capacity in the country. The pan-African telecoms group is activating 82 km of fibre in a cross-border network into Botswana. This deployment will give more people in Botswana access to Liquid Telecoms footprint of [...]

Airtel and Nokia to rollout 5G network in Kenya

Nokia has been selected by African mobile operator Airtel Kenya as part of a three-year deal to equip the country’s capital, Nairobi, with 4G-compatible broadband equipment and 5G. Eventually, this installation will cover hundreds of sites and will include upgrading the coverage of existing 2G, 3G and 4G radio access networks (RANs) in various urban, [...]

MTN collaborates with Gameloft to introduce Gameworld in Nigeria

MTN Nigeria has collaborated with Gameloft to roll out MTN Gameworld a new gaming platform for its subscribers. The platform will offer the Nigerian gaming community access to a wide variety of fun and exciting games online through a premium catalogue from Gameloft and other renowned publishers. The Chief Digital Officer of MTN Nigeria, [...]