Sierra Leone searches for consultant to over see national network

Telecoms

The Sierra Leone government, through the Sierra Leone Cable Limited SALCAB, has also announced an international competitive bidding for an expression of interest for consultancy services from reputable organizations to perform project supervision for the implementation of the 660km fibre backhaul and wimax access network in the country.

The consultant will also help evaluate the bids for the development and deployment of ECOWAS Regional Backbone and e-Governance programme ECOWAN-Sierra Leone project which will be supported with a US$28.27 million loan received from the Islamic Development Bank IDB.