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Valleypoint Telecoms expands coverage in Western Kenya

Extended broadband coverage to be delivered via Avanti’s Hylas 2 satellite

African telecommunications operator Valleypoint Telecoms has signed a contract with Avanti Communications to extend broadband coverage across Western Kenya. Deployed via Avanti’s Hylas 2 satellite, the new service will target consumer and enterprise customers in the region over a multi-year period.

“We are pleased to extend our coverage with Avanti, a trusted operator with significant technical and deployment experience in Africa. We have co-created a service that will bring real competitive advantage to Kenyan customers,” says Joseph Weke, CTO at Valleypoint Telecoms

Matthew O’Connor, COO at Avanti Communications, adds: “With our Hylas 2 satellite, Avanti provides 100% coverage of Kenya. Our service provides the flexibility and quality to fully address the diverse demands of customers in the region.”