Internet - In Brief


- Airtel has become the second operator in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to lease capacity on the nationwide fibre-optic network deployed by the Societe Congolaise des Postes et Telecommunications (SCPT), Agence Ecofin has reported. The contract was signed on 29 August, and follows a deal struck between Vodacom Congo and the state-backed telco in July.