MTN Ghana readies 1,322 sites for 5G

23 Nov 2021

MTN Ghana CEO Selorm Adadevoh has revealed the company has modernised at least 1,322 sites in readiness for the rollout of a 5G network as early as next year, reports News Ghana. Speaking at a press briefing, the executive revealed the telco has invested USD207 million in network expansion since the start of the year to accommodate ever-increasing demand for data during the COVID-19 pandemic, including the deployment of 120 additional 2G/3G sites and 607 new 4G sites. In addition, the company has upgraded its packet core capacity to 525Gbps, which is designed to power its converged voice and data services on 4G LTE and effectively deploy and operate one packet network for 2G, 3G and a wide range of other technologies.

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