Sub-Saharan Africa news

A roundup of tower news across SSA

DRC: Helios to invest in backbone Helios Towers are building a 1,800km backbone in the DRC. The backbone network will include dozens of 80-100m towers, which will reach above the forest canopy onto which will be mounted huge backhaul dishes. The towers, each around 40km apart will bring 2G for the first time to many…

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