Teams repairs to start on 22 March

Wednesday 14 March 2012 | 10:46 CET | News
Repairs on The East African Marine System (Teams) cable are set to commence on 22 March, almost a month after it was accidentally cut by a ship's anchor near Mombasa, Kenya. Nzioka Waita, director of corporate affairs at Kenyan operator Safaricom, said the repairs are expected to take at least four days, under the supervision of eMarine, the contracted maintenance company. Waita told Capital News that eMarine have a ship in transit to Kenya. Local data customers began experiencing service degradation after a ship docking 4km from the Mombasa landing station dragged its anchor on the cable,

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Eassy / Safaricom / Seacom
Countries: Kenya
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