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Mawingu Networks aims to triple broadband users

Monday 23 April 2018 | 13:15 CET | News
Microsoft backed Kenyan start-up Mawingu Networks aims to triple rural broadband users over the next two years, Reuters reported citing CEO Tim Hobbs. Since its establishment in 2013, Mawingu, which means cloud in Swahili, has set up 1,500 internet hotspots in and around Nanyuki, a market town of 50,000 about two hours drive from Nairobi, linking 600 small businesses and 11,000 active users.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Microsoft / TIM
Countries: Kenya
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