Tag Archives: 4G

Airtel rolls out 4G service in Niger

A new episode in the telecommunications development in Niger starts with Airtel Niger’s distribution of 4G LTE. Airtel, being the largest network is now the first operator in the country to deploy its 4G network. The launching ceremony was held last Saturday, June 29 at the Radisson Blu Hotel Niamey in the presence of the [...]

VDT Communications to introduce 4G in Nigeria

Nigerian broadband service, VDT, will soon begin providing 4G data plans in 19 states in Nigeria. The company stated that it is leveraging on the Bitflux network it built to offer premium quality 4G broadband experience in the country. The CEO of VDT, Abiodun Omonyi, stated, The roll-out will come in phases, starting with the [...]

MTN Nigeria launched 4G+ across three cities

MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has just launched 4G+ in three cities of Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt. Mazen Mroue, Chief Operating Officer said: Its about the customer. We put the customer at the heart of everything that we do. He described the launch as a natural evolution from MTNs already fast and reliable 4G network and [...]

Safaricom introduces affordable 4G-enabled smartphones in Kenya

Safaricom has introduced a smartphone campaign by launching the cheapest 4G-enabled smartphones Neon Ray and Neon Nova in Kenya. The introduction of the smartphones is intended to offer a digital experience for those who do not have smartphones. The Chief Customer Officer at Safaricom, Sylvia Mulinge, said, At Safaricom, we aim to transform lives by providing solutions to [...]

Airtel rolls out 4G network in Enugu state in Nigeria

Airtel Nigeria introduced its 4G LTE in cities and towns in Enugu state in order to improve communications in the region. Regional Operations Director, South Region, Dapo Dosunmu, who represented the Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria, declared Airtel is dedicated to the state and will keep on connecting towns to its 4G network. Dosunmu further [...]

Orange rolled out 4G in Guinea

Telecom operator Orange launched the 4G mobile technology in Conakry, Guinea on May 9, 2019. The new service already covers all the areas of the capital: Kaloum, Dixinn, Ratoma, Matoto and Matam. As part of a second phase, it will be deployed to cover the whole country, in accordance with the guidelines set by the [...]

Jamii Telecom to introduce 4G mobile services in Kenya

Telecommunications service provider Jamii Telecom Limited (JTL) has gained a full operating license to introduce 4G mobile voice and data services across the country. This follows a revolution in the Kenya Information and Communication Act, 1998 (KICA) that now permits local companies to pay for spectrum fees that exceed Sh1 billion in instalments. Communications Authority [...]

Ericsson and Orange roll out 4G in Sierra Leone

Ericsson and Orange have introduced a 4G network in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Orange will use Ericsson Radio System products and solutions to deploy 4G in 60 sites. With reduced latency, subscribers in Sierra Leone can enjoy online services, including HD video and network games. The CEO of Orange Sierra Leone, Aminata Kane Ndiaye, declared, The [...]