News Update - Telecoms and ICT in Africa - Issue No 1072 on 1 April 2022

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CSquared Woezon signing as landing partners for Google’s Equiano cables fires the starting gun for a massive fibre roll-out across Togo

1 April 2022

Both the Equiano and 2Africa cables are due to land such an incredible increase in available international fibre capacity that the landing parties will need to ‘up their game’ in terms of delivering it to businesses and consumers across the country connected. Russell Southwood spoke to Lanre Kolade, CEO and Estelle Akofio-Soawah, West African Regional Manager from CSquared, partners in Togo’s landing party JV. Togo will become Equiano’s first landing point in Africa. The JV between Société d’Infrastructures Numériques (SIN) and CSquared is the stepping stone to a much wider digital transformation of fibre network infrastructure in the country. The…