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Algeria, Mali, Niger, Chad mull Trans-Saharan fibre cable

Tuesday 2 August 2016 | 10:44 CET | News
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The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) ministers from Algeria, Mali, Niger and Chad have held talks in Chad to develop strategies for the construction of a Trans-Saharan fibre-optic cable to connect the North, West and Central Africa regions. According to Xinhua, a document submitted to ministers for validation highlights the natural, structural and organisational constraints that currently prohibit the construction of a Trans-Saharan fibre optic cable.

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