Expresso Senegal postpones LTE commercial launch due to Covid-19 pandemic

Tuesday 7 April 2020 | 08:48 CET | News
. In the meantime, the operator plans to work on improving the quality of 3G services. It has also been offering its subscribers one hour of free internet access every day (from 9.00 to 10.00), which will be available to all customers until the coronavirus health crisis is over.   

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