Telecom Namibia expands WiMAX to rural areas

Wednesday 5 April 2017 | 16:11 CET | News
Telecom Namibia has deployed WiMAX wireless technology at Luderitz and Ondangua to expand network coverage, as well as in rural areas of Omusati and Zambezi regions. These rural areas are Okalongo in Omusati region and Kongola, Chinchimane and the island of Impalila at the far eastern tip of the country. This brings the total number of WiMAX base stations to 87 countrywide. Plans are afoot to roll out the WiMAX network to other rural areas with no access to broadband services in line with the Harambee Prosperity Plan, which calls for the provision of high-speed and reliable telecom services

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telecom Namibia
Countries: Namibia
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