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AFRICA: Facebook considers African submarine ring
Published in issue 00860 of 11 Apr 2019

Facebook is reported to be planning to construct a submarine fibre optic cable that would encircle Africa. The project, dubbed Simba after the lead character in 'The Lion King', could link up with ...

Tags: submarine cable, cable connection, internet connectivity, Africa

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