Category Archives: 4G

9mobile expands its 4G network in 16 Nigerian cities

9mobile is deploying its 4G LTE network to more Nigerian cities in order to expand its service offering to more customers. The company has added 10 new cities and towns across the country to its 4G network and upgraded LTE services in existing six cities, increasing the number of cities and towns enjoying its services [...]

Cell C and MTN signed an expanded roaming agreement

MTN mobile operator South Africa, leader of the national telecommunications market, announces the extension of its roaming agreement with telecommunications company Cell C, the third largest operator in the market in terms of shares, to the entire national territory In addition to the coverage area, the new agreement between MTN and Cell C incorporates the [...]

Tizeti launched 4G wireless network in Nigeria

Tizeti, the Nigerian start-up specializing in providing solar-powered wireless Internet connectivity, has announced the launch of its 4G service in Nigeria. The company works primarily in Lagos, Nigerias unofficial business capital and Port Harcourt is the fifth largest city in Nigeria located in River State, another commercial hotspot for the country According to Kendall Ananyi, [...]

MTN Nigeria launched 4G + in Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt

The mobile phone operator, MTN Nigeria, has increased the pressure one notch in the telecommunications market. The company, still the leader in terms of subscribers and revenues, launched 4G + in the states of Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt. This increase in the capacity of its telecom network was achieved by combining the 800 MHz frequency [...]

Cabo Verde to introduce 4G and pilot 5G

The Republic of Cabo Verde will soon offer 4G services some 560 kilometres off the west coast of mainland Africa. This news follows the award by Cabo Verdes Multisectorial Regulatory Agency of the Economy (ARME) of commercial 4G LTE mobile licences to incumbent operators CVMovel and Unitel T+. The 4G license came after three months [...]

Ethio Telecom plans to install 4G

Ethio Telecom plans to install a 4G network in the capital and other regions and to upgrade other network services, as the government prepares to open up the sector to private foreign investment. Ethiopia announced it would award two telecoms licenses to multinational mobile companies, by opening one of the world’s last major closed telecom [...]

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 [...]