Africa telecoms industry news and events

Capacity Africa
Uniting African wholesale telecoms

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India loans Nigeria $100m to build 1,000 solar-powered base stations

India is lending Nigeria $100 million to install 1,000 solar-powered base stations to expand rural coverage.

19 July 2019 | Alan Burkitt-Gray



5G – still a long way to go

15 February 2019 | Natalie Bannerman


Saving subsea through diversity

29 November 2018 | Natalie Bannerman


Connecting the world

29 November 2018 | Natalie Bannerman

Forthcoming Events

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Capacity Africa 2019

11-12 September 2019
Kigali, Rwanda



Make your mark – Bridging the gender gap in telecoms and tech

In celebration of the first inaugural Global Women in Telco & Tech Awards and Summit, Capacity speaks to leading female executives from across the wider telecoms and technology sector about how we close the gender diversity gap in our market, and bring about meaningful change.

19 July 2019 | Natalie Bannerman, Capacity | Funke Opeke, MainOne | Amy Marks, XSite Modular


How does Australia’s adoption of SD-WAN compare to other regions globally?

18 July 2019 | Tim Sullivan, CEO - Coevolve; David Stork, Global Major Projects IS Development and Training - Detmold Group


FREE WEBINAR: Connecting the Nordics

05 June 2019 | Nigel Bayliff, Aqua Comms | Jon Gravråk, Bulk Infrastucture | Erling Aronsveen, Celtic Norse | Geir Holmer, Skagenfiber