ETC rolls out WiLL

7 Dec 2004

Ethiopia’s monopoly fixed line operator, the Ethiopian Telecommunications Corporation (ETC), has announced the launch of a CDMA wireless in the local loop (WiLL) network covering the cities of Addis Ababa, Fitche, Jimma and Wolkite. The first phase of the network was built by China’s Huawei Technologies at a cost of USD10 million and included the installation of 42,000 lines, 36,000 of which are in the capital.

Ethiopia, Ethio Telecom