"We Are Now Laying 4km Of Fibre Daily" Says Liquid Telecom

By Toneo Tonderai Rutsito

Last night the managing director of Liquid Telecoms, Mr  Wellington Makamure announced that they are now laying atleast 4km of fibre every day  around Zimbabwe.


While giving a keynote address during the recently held e-Tech Expo cocktail party, The managing director of Africa`s largest fibre laying optic company  disclosed that they have accelerated their speed on fibre installation.

Mr Wellington Makamure etech expo 2014

Mr Makamure said that they have so far installed more than 17 000km of fibre optic and have  moved to a new average from last year`s 2km to a 4km of fibre per day.


He also added that “ currently Liquid telecoms employs 50 local contractors which also employing more than 5 000 employees and this is our role and our part in facilitating employment.”


He also added and emplored all the stakeholders to continue pressing on doing their part to develop Zimbabwean  ICT as it is also a key industry  in the development of the country and making Zimasset thrive.


This is the move they have spearheaded some few years back  and also breaking new ground on their  Fibre To Home (FTH) project  initiative a move that has revolutionised technology in Zimbabwe.


Liquid Telecom with Potraz were the sponsors of the night`s cocktail party as they brought business executives and exhibitors  of the e-Tech Africa  Expo  Exhibition to a networking enabled  platform.


Liquid telecom had earlier on during the day handed over their token of appreciation to the ICTPS Hon Minister Webster Shamu at the close of business of day 2 of the expo.

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