Tag Archives: EASSy

Saturating the African Marketplace With Fibre

By Wairagala Wakabi Fibre optic cables could flood the Eastern coast of Africa, if plans by the South African and Kenyan governments, as well as...

Q&A with South Africa’s Communications Director General

Lyndall Shope-Mafole, Director General of South Africa’s Department of Communications, spoke to CIPESA on August 29 2006 about what her government is doing to increase...

Q&A with SEACOM President On Fibre Rollout

Construction of the 13,700 km Sea Cable System (SEACOM, www.seacom.mu) is underway and expected to reach completion by June 2009. The cable will comprise two...

Q&A: NEPAD insists it has mandate over EASSy

CIPESA spoke to the Policy and Regulatory Affairs Adviser at the New Partnership for African Development (NEPAD) eAfrica Commission, Dr Edmund Katiti, abut the status...

National Workshop Hosted By Cipesa Discusses EASSy

1.0 Introduction The Collaboration for International ICT Policy for East and Southern Africa (CIPESA) is currently running national workshops about increasing awareness and raising key...