Massive New Broadband Cable to Connect 16 African Nations

A 37,000-kilometre-long submarine broadband cable is to be built around Africa and the Middle East. The 16 African countries to be connected are Congo-Brazzaville, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, DRC, Egypt, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sudan, Senegal, Somalia (landing at Mogadishu), Tanzania and South Africa. 

2Africa will connect 16 countries in Africa with the Middle East and Europe.

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