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Liquid Telecom brings first fibre high speed internet to South Sudan

Liquid Telecom has setup a fibre based high speed internet network in South Sudan will “transform the way South Sudanese people and businesses access the internet”.

The company is the first to bring high-speed connectivity to many other African countries. Through a partnership with the South Sudanese government, the company has now  built critical fibre infrastructure in South Sudan.

This network will help deliver affordable internet access to South Sudanese people, businesses and governments, and ultimately help the country to progress towards the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

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Liquid Telecom brings first fibre high speed internet to South Sudan

Liquid Telecom’s  network in South Sudan:

The First phase of the project completed in January 2020 includes a 200km fibre backbone, connecting the border of Uganda through Nimule to the capital city Juba.

Multiple metro clusters in the capital city of Juba were completed in January 2020.

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Expansion of Juba metro fibre and to other cities in subsequent phases (to be confirmed) will be added in the near future.

What Liquid Telecom’s High Speed Internet means for your business:

Fibre connectivity to the capital city of Juba, meaning  connectivity for mobile operators, carriers, enterprises and government organisations.

Support for the connectivity requirements of NGOs based in South Sudan, helping to drive greater efficiency across their operations.

Connection of South Sudan to the broader East Africa Community (EAC) helping to facilitate regional trade and investment. This means connection to landing stations in Mombasa, Kenya, where it links to all the major subsea cables – offering onwards connectivity to US and Europe with significantly reduced latency.

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