Telecommunications Satellite

Feb 20, 2020  |  ITU Sets Africa’s Satellite List Submission Deadline

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has set a May 22 deadline for African countries on the submission of the proposed number of satellites which are to be launched in space. The notice is in line with the move to implement ...


Sep 18, 2019  |  Botswana’s BTC Uses Communication Satellite To Boost Rural Connectivity

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited (BTC) revealed that it had recently doubled its capacity on the Spacecom’s AMOS-7 communication satellite. With this new development, BTC gets a backhaul and a unique network of long-distance communication services to improve connectivity in rural ...


Feb 11, 2019  |  Rwanda To Launch Its First Telecom Satellite

Rwanda is preparing to launch its very first telecommunications satellite which will be sent out into orbit from the international space station. The operation is in accordance with the agreement inked last year between the Japanese and the Rwandan government ...