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Ministry of ICT Kenya Visits Cable Station

Ministry of ICT Kenya Visits Cable Station

Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs Cabinet Secretary (CS), Joe Mucheru visited the Cable landing station in Nyali where the DARE-1 is landed and hosted by Telkom Kenya. Our regular readers remember that in March last year the DARE1 cable landed at its final...

djibouti telecom to sell minority stake

djibouti telecom to sell minority stake

On July 11th 2021, the government of Djibouti announced a bill allowing sales of stakes in public enterprises and followed that up by announcing the sale of a significant minority stake in Djibouti Telecom to “a leading strategic partner”. The government stated: “The...

Upcoming networks

Upcoming networks

Our submarine cable network has grown steadily over the years and we currently have 8 Operational cable systems, with the latest to go live being the DARE1 network. At the time of writing, we have 6 cable system projects at various stages of the network lifecycle....

Rencontre officielle pour le renforcement du Dare-1

Rencontre officielle pour le renforcement du Dare-1

A Nairobi, au Kenya s’est tenue du 19 mai au 23 mai une réunion de travail entre le Ministre de la Communication, chargé des Postes et Télécommunication de Djibouti, Mr Radwan Abdillahi Bahdon accompagné du DG De Djibouti Telecom. Mr Mohamed Assoweh Bouh et son...

Etude Marine pour le Câble 2Africa

Etude Marine pour le Câble 2Africa

Le navire Fugro Gauss a commencé à Djibouti, l’étude Marine et océanographique dans les eaux maritimes djiboutiennes, pour le compte du projet de câble sous-marin à fibre optique « 2Africa » qui, une fois installé, reliera 23 pays d'Afrique, du Moyen-Orient...

Internet : Le câble DARE-1 mis en service

Internet : Le câble DARE-1 mis en service

Un nouveau câble sous-marin qui relie Djibouti, La Somalie et le kenya est maintenant actif après plus de 5 années de travail. Long de 4.900 km, il est équipé de la dernière génération en fibre optique. Le consortium à l’origine du projet regroupe Djibouti Telecom,...

Hormuud Telecom joins as new member and signatory of DARE1

Hormuud Telecom joins as new member and signatory of DARE1

10th March 2021 - Under the leadership of the Djibouti Ministry of Communications, Post and Telecommunications, Djibouti Telecom and Somtel have decided to include Hormuud Telecom as a new member and signatory of DARE1 Construction and Maintenance Agreement...

Meeting with China mobile

Meeting with China mobile

Yesterday morning, we were able to receive representatives of China Mobile International (the subsidiary of China Mobile Limited, responsible for its international business) who are one of our closest international partners. This meeting was our first physical...

Djibouti FinTech Forum

Djibouti FinTech Forum

Last week saw the occurrence of the 1st Djibouti FinTech Forum, part of the wider Africa FinTech Forum launched in 2017. The event took place from 14-16 December at the Djibouti Palace Kempinski bringing together a panel of experts in the field. The forum was...