New Somali operator Somnet launches 4G in Mogadishu

21 Mar 2017

Somnet Telecom, a new operator based in south and central Somalia, has announced the launch of a 4G LTE network in the capital Mogadishu. The company is offering a variety of mobile voice and internet plans for both private and business customers, as well as ‘Bulaal’ pre-paid packages of voice minutes, SMS and data. Data tariffs range in price from USD1 for an allowance of 500MB (valid for 30 days) to USD100 for 100GB (90 days).

TeleGeography’s GlobalComms Database notes that a number of telecoms operators are offering 4G LTE services in the region, including Somtel International and Telesom, both of which are based in Somaliland, while Globalsom and Sahal Telecom have launched time division duplex LTE (TD-LTE) networks in Mogadishu.

Somalia,SomNet Telecom,

Subscribe



Feedback

Have feedback, corrections, or story ideas? Send them to editors@commsupdate.com.

Browse Past Issues

Filter

Filter CommsUpdate by the following categories or use the search.

Search

Visit our help page information on performing advanced searches, including how to restrict the results by country or company.

Advertise

CommsUpdate is an outstanding advertising venue for companies seeking to reach:

  • International carriers
  • Wholesale service providers
  • Equipment and software vendors
  • Telecom investors
  • Regulators

Learn more about advertising on CommsUpdate.

Share