TelOne partners with Eutelsat for rural broadband

2 Feb 2021

Zimbabwe’s state-owned monopoly fixed line provider TelOne has signed an agreement with Eutelsat to bring high quality satellite broadband to households and businesses in remote and rural areas. Under the terms of the agreement, which begins in March 2021, TelOne will utilise the Eutelsat Konnect platform to offer nationwide connectivity.

Commenting on the agreement, Mrs Chipo Mtasa, Managing Director of TelOne; said: ‘By securing this premium capacity and service we will be able to pursue our mission of offering fast, reliable broadband services at an affordable price to homes, businesses, educational institutions and Government departments all over Zimbabwe.’

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