Otjiwarongo, 4 August 2023 - Building a high-quality network and enhancing customer experience has always been a top priority for Telecom Namibia, and as part of its recently launched (Integrated Strategic Business Plan (ISBP) 2023/27, Telecom Namibia undertook a project to invest in mobile and fixed infrastructure and strengthen its network capacity for improved customer experience, by upgrading the company’s mobile network in Otjiwarongo.
All upgraded and new mobile base stations will offer high speed mobile internet based on the to 4.5G technology to improve coverage, which is capable of delivering more content at faster internet speeds while giving our customers in Otjiwarongo in areas of Otjiwarongo CBD, Otjiberg area, Okarundu School, Otjiwarongo Hospital and surrounding areas improved internet connections. These types of network expansion and densification are strategic for Telecom Namibia, with the goal of enhancing internet speeds, capacity, quality, reliability, reach and, ultimately, customer experience while streaming the internet for educational, entertainment, infotainment and many more.
Moreover, the company is pleased to announce 3 new mobile base stations which have been rolled out, extending its network coverage to areas of Otjiwarongo Ext 1, Orwetoweni, Otjiwarongo DRC Ext 4 and surrounding areas.
According to George Karunga, TN’s Senior Regional Commercial Manager: North, this initiative is a key part of Telecom Namibia’s digital transformation journey, as the company plans to replace obsolete technologies and fast-track its digital transformation initiatives. “TN will continue to execute similar projects, countrywide, that are expected to provide enhanced coverage and capacity across the country which can support the connectivity needs of a wide range of applications, and in doing so meet 4IR, SDG, and reduce ICT Access and Usage gaps, via affordable services, and in compliance with regulations”, he said.
This effort is part of the company’s efforts to bridge the digital divide by ensuring equal access to digital information for all by providing affordable internet to all our business and residential customers.
Remember to register your sim at your nearest Teleshop or call 11000 for more information.
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