Zain Sudan secures 4G licence

Telecoms

Zain Sudan, the country’s largest mobile network operator by subscribers, has been awarded an LTE licence by the local regulator the National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC), paving the way for the introduction of high speed 4G data services in the country.

In an announcement on social media, Kuwaiti-owned Zain Sudan said the licensing agreement was signed on 18 February by the firm’s managing director and CEO Elfatih Erwa and the director of the NTC, Yahya Abdullah, in the presence of Minister of Science and Communications Tahani Abdullah Atiya.
Source: Telegeography 22 February 2016