One Of Africa’s Leading Telecom service Provider , Airtel , Has launched its 4G commercially deployable network in seychelles ; making it seychelles among the first countries in sub-saharan africa to commercially deploy 4G network. The service was launched on thursday by the vice president of seychelles government , Danny Fure.
Speaking at the launch , the vice president of Seychelles , Dany Fure Said “The deployment of the next generation mobile network across the Seychelles will enable an enhanced mobile experience and reliable services”.
The CEO of Airtel Africa , Christian de Faria also added that , “We already have Africa’s widest 3G footprint, being present in 17 countries. We are delighted to now provide leadership in setting the technology standard for 4G services in Africa by rolling out this cutting edge LTE network”
The infrastructure is a new, nationwide LTE 800 MHz network and network is expected to cover 10,000 LTE (Long Term Evolution) subscribers in the first phase.
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