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Its satellites cover 99% of the world's population, allowing cellphone and Internet providers to offer phone calls, Internet and television. In 2013 ... New Dawn Distribution Company, for services in countries including Sierra Leone, the Republic of Congo, Chad, Gabon, Madagascar, Niger and the Democratic ...
Additionally, the project will focus immensely on educational resource improvement by building new schools and universities, as well as providing Internet education. These are just five of the development projects in Gabon that are aiming to improve and strengthen Gabon as a nation. The assistance ...

Gabonese government has decided to equip colleges and high schools with computers rooms with broadband internet, reports Ecofin. In this framework, the related school's buildings will be restored. They will also purchase and distribute computers in the schools, implement a security and maintenance ...
Gabon's telecom regulator Arcep announced the official launch of a new Universal Service programme aiming to connect 2,700 villages still without internet and mobile services. According to a study carried out by the regulator, around 200,000 people in the country (approximately 15 percent of the ...
... help citizens avoid outages. It monitored bandwidth in Gabon and noticed it was operating at a fraction of its normal capacity in the days leading up to the vote. Owono said citizens shared photos and videos of election "irregularities" on platforms like Periscope and Facebook before the internet shutdown.
Since early September, the government of Gabon has instituted systematic nightly internet blackouts across the country, a move web analysts say is “unprecedented”. The internet curfews last for about 12 hours, starting from early evening to the early hours of the morning, according to Doug Madory, the ...

The government of Gabon shut down the internet on Wednesday (Aug. 31) following the announcement president Ali Bongo was re-elected by a slim margin for a second seven-year term in office. The move showcased the tensions already gripping the country, with the capital Libreville experiencing a night ...
The envisaged large internet broadband will boost regional integration with Gabon endowed with the largest ICT hub in Central Africa and able to attract international companies within the central free trade zone with innovations in various sectors. Digital innovations that can be derived from the project will ...
The CAB-Gabon project is considered to be among the most innovative digital projects that the Bank plans to implement. Sponsors will be identified to participate in the project under a win-win collaborative partnership with global players to invest in the best ICT technologies. The envisaged large internet ...
... improvements in IDI value were in Namibia, Iran, and Gabon. ... user, the percentage of individuals using the Internet, relative number of ...
... behind countries like Mauritius, South Africa, Kenya, Gabon, Ghana, ... three intensity and usage indicators: individuals using the Internet, ...
... Africa, Kenya, Gabon, Ghana, Zimbabwe and even Cote d'Ivoire. ... international Internet bandwidth per Internet user, households with a ...
GLOBAL COMMENT: Freeing Africa's internet ... In August and September, Gabon's president, Ali Bongo, seeking to project an atmosphere of ...
... Gabon's president, Ali Bongo, seeking to project an atmosphere of calm to the international community, shut down Internet access overnight.
Anabelle Cardoso: In our study site in Gabon, tropical savannas and forests ... Essentially, anyone with a computer and an internet connection ...
Most African governments try to justify Internet embargoes by arguing ... In August and September, Gabon's president, Ali Bongo, seeking to ...
Guterres was silent for example when Cameroon cut off the Internet for 94 days .... op (Periscope here) and meeting with Gabon's Ali Bongo, who along with his ...

This will provide much needed competition to Gabon Telecom. ... the Canal+ package of Pay TV content and much increased Internet speeds.
“Our teams are building the best telecommunications network for the Gabonese people because we are convinced that high-speed internet ...
... card in Gabon integrating MOTION CODETM, a technology developed by IDEMIA ensuring optimal security especially in Internet transactions ...
When Gabon shut down internet access for several days last year as violent street protests erupted against President Ali Bongo's contested ...
Ditto the report titled “Calculating the Economic Impact of Internet ... mostly initiated around election times (e.g. Chad, Gabon, Gambia, Republic ...
“In Togo or Gabon or Tunisia or Syria with maybe one large telco that's probably state owned it's relatively easy to shut the internet down.
Government shutdowns of the internet have cost sub-Saharan Africa ... elections in Chad, Gabon and Uganda, and during public protests in DR ...
About 12 African countries have disrupted internet connection before and after elections including Uganda, Congo, Chad, Gabon, Niger, and ...
... Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Rwanda and Sao Tome and Principe). ... in Chad, the Congo and Gabon; for example, Internet services were ...
Africa accounted for 11 of the 56 global internet shutdowns recorded in ... Republic of the Congo (DRC), Gabon, Mali, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Gabonese and French to be exact, and have a Bachelor's degree in Economics. ... Thanks to the internet, we are able to work with a team of ...
Government critics accused authorities of cutting mobile internet access on ... such as Gabon's Ali Bongo, to control criticism at sensitive times.
... 1 hour and 55 minutes in Kenya and about 1 and 3/4 days in Gabon, ... The internet is probably the biggest reason why Zimdancehall artists ...
Kenya ranks highest in Africa in broadband internet speeds ... + I do not expect that many Gabon residents have watched the GoT season finale ...
This follows Vivendi's successful procurement of a Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) broadband internet access provider license from Gabon's ...
Three countries barely clear the bar of a 0.5 mbps connection: DRC, Burkina Faso and Gabon. However, all the rest have in place speeds on ...
Africa still lags in global internet speed standards ... a day in DR Congo, Burkina Faso and Gabon, the three worst ranked African countries.
Most countries with slow internet speeds are found in Africa, according to ... Burkina Faso and Gabon, the three worst ranked African countries.
17 African countries in the bottom 30 of global internet speeds ... Overall, Kenya ranks the highest, while the DRC, Burkina Faso, and Gabon ...
Spend a minute considering speeds in Gabon or Burkina Faso, and you may rethink your complaints. indy100 has made a map of world ...
Internet speeds across Africa are still far below the global minimum ... Burkina Faso and Gabon, the three worst ranked African countries.
Bulgaria provides some of the fastest Internet connections in the world. ... the lowest connection speeds are Burkina Faso, Gabon and Yemen.
We cannot forget Uganda, Congo, Chad, Gabon, Niger, and Gambia where internet connection was blocked during their elections last year.
Front panel of a broadband internet router. ... countries such as Somalia, Congo, Gabon and Malawi appearing at the bottom of the list.
Since early September, the government of Gabon has instituted systematic nightly internet blackouts across the country, a move web analysts ...
The government of Gabon shut down the internet on Wednesday (Aug. 31) following the announcement president Ali Bongo was re-elected by ...
Jammeh kept mum on early results and had shut down the internet besides, but volunteers used proxies and VPNs to relay the data to Smith.
Jermain Defoe's England return practically broke the internet last week as pundits and players - current and old - lauded Gareth Southgate's decision to include the Sunderland man.
The stadium was built to provide a venue for the regional population, but did not have access to a fiber connection, and was without broadband internet just before the first match. A high throughput broadband link was necessary for international ...
The New York Knicks star was one of the few NBA players Silva knew about while growing up in Gabon, a soccer-loving independent country on Central Africa's Atlantic coast.
A part of Cameroon is in crisis, with workers on strike, businesses on standstill and the whole region denied access to the internet, all because they speak a different, borrowed, language. As unbelievable as that seems, lawyers and teachers in English ...
The predominance of mobile phones in Africa, but dearth of either internet access or physical branch infrastructure, means mobile is the major enabler of expanding banking services beyond its current low level of penetration.
This week a new fossilized creature less than a centimetre long has become the latest of many species to be named after Leicester-raised naturalist Sir David Attenborough.


 

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