Coollinks partners Konnect Africa, launches Asta satellite broadband

10 November 2017


Konnect Africa, set up in 2015 by Eutelsat, disclosed that apart from the Nigerian market, the services will extend to countries including Benin, Cameroon, Kenya, Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, and Uganda.

With key focus on innovation and quality service, recently announced the launch of its new satellite broadband Asta to serve the needs of local consumers while increasing penetration across Nigeria.

According to the World Bank, 10 per cent of rise in broadband penetration generates 1.35 per cent increase in the capita GDP.In this light, Chief Executive Officer of Coollink, Mr. Shahin Nouri, said his company has partnered Konnect Africa, a company set up by Eutelsat in 2015, to provide fast, affordable and reliable Internet services to consumers across Nigeria. Nouri said his brand would positively impact education through eLearning in the country and empower communities through the wifi hotspot.

Also speaking, Senior Technical Manager at Coollink, Abdurrahman Mubi, said the service was available and specifically tailored to the needs and demands of Nigerian consumers, adding, “It is affordable, covers the majority of the Nigerian territory and offers features such as speed of up to 20 mbps, data rollover and free night zone. Read the full article on The Guardian here .