The partnership will enable the delivery of high-quality, affordable broadband services to private users, businesses and public services, reducing the digital gap

Leading internet service provider Internet Solutions (IS) and Konnect Africa provider of new-generation satellite technology in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) today announced a new partnership to provide broadband services through satellite technology in Ghana. The combination of Konnect Africa’s state-of-the-art satellite infrastructure and IS’ expertise in service delivery and customer support will bring outstanding broadband connectivity to urban and rural locations in the country. Customers – whether private users, businesses or the public sector will have access to quality high-speed broadband at affordable prices.

Yvette Atekpe, Regional Managing Director at IS said, “We are very pleased to be working with Konnect Africa, which is a solid broadband platform across SSA. Our customers require universal and affordable access to the Internet, and we are constantly looking for the best technology to meet their needs and requirements for reliability. Satellite broadband is the connection of the future and we’re excited to work with trustworthy partners like Konnect Africa.”

“We are delighted to initiate this partnership with IS in Ghana. Our vision is to enable universal coverage for all populations in Ghana and Africa so that they can leverage the full potential of digital connectivity – to access information, grow businesses and boost economic development”, added Jean-Claude  Tshipama, Chief Executive Officer of Konnect Africa.

IS will leverage Konnect Africa’s commitment to creating new jobs in the region. Installers will be provided with specialised training and rewarded to constantly improve the quality of their service. Broadband satellite technology is key to reducing the digital divide in Africa through providing connectivity to all, across territories.