Neotel joins Seacom project

8 Aug 2007

South Africa’s second national operator, Neotel, has agreed to join the Seacom undersea cable project. Neotel will be the Seacom’s partner in South Africa and will own the cable landing station and all local facilities. The 1.28Tbps Seacom system, which will connect south and east Africa with India and Europe, is expected to be operational in early 2009.