Globacom has signed a multi-year, multi-Gbps wholesale capacity contract with Eutelsat Communications, which will enable the firm to extend its coverage beyond the reach of its terrestrial infrastructure
11 Nov 2020
China launched what it claimed is the first 6G experimental satellite to test communications from space using high-frequency terahertz spectrum. The China Embassy in the US tweeted that the supposed “6G” satellite was one of 13 aboard the Long March-6 rocket, which launched on November 6 at the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre in Shanxi province.…
18 Sep 2020
The Agency for Air Navigation Safety in Africa and Madagascar (ASECNA), has started to broadcast a Satellite-Based Augmentation System (SBAS) signal over Africa and Indian Ocean
26 Jun 2020
Nigeria Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has announced that the country is working on launching a new satellite to replace NigeriaSat-2.
18 Feb 2020
The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), is upbeat on the country’s move towards the deployment of broadband facilities to boost Nigeria’s digital landscape.
11 Sep 2019
To expand satellite coverage and ensure affordability, the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT) has taken a new approach to the delivery of satellite connectivity solutions, via Virtual Internet Service Providers (VISPs).
17 Jul 2019
Nigeria and its potential often seem to go hand in hand. Nigeria is Africa’s most populous nation, and the world’s seventh largest.
29 Jun 2016
Satellite operator, SES, in its recent survey conducted, has revealed the results of its first Satellite Monitor study on the Nigerian market, which provides insight on the important role SES plays in the growth of the satellite television reach in the country.