ZAMNET LAUNCHES WIMAX IN ZAMBIA
Zambian ISP Zamnet Communication has launched a 802.16e WiMAX network using equipment supplied by Navini Networks. The network is currently available in most parts of Lusaka, except for parts of Makeni and Chilanga. The service is also available in Kitwe and parts of Kalulushi and the company hopes to introduce the service in other towns on the Copperbelt.
‘This is the first truly mobile wireless broadband internet solution on the Zambian market,’ said Zamnet’s Managing Director Chishala Kateka. Service plans start at USD75 per month.