News Update - Telecoms and ICT in Africa - Issue No 1071 on 16 March 2022

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Liquid Intelligent Technologies expands DRC’s national fibre infrastructure and will be landing party for the country’s Equiano international fibre connection

16 March 2022

A combination of a more responsive Government and a lot of investment means that DRC in on the way to connecting ever larger parts of the country with fibre. The MNOs have money to invest in 4G in a larger number of cities, increasing consumer access. This week Russell Southwood spoke to Michel Herbert, CEO, Liquid Intelligent Technologies, DRC. It has taken Liquid Intelligent Technologies a number of years to enter the DRC market: “Everybody saw DRC as having great potential as there was not much infrastructure. It took time to get licenses as the telecoms law didn't havea clear…