Internet

Zoom video conferencing service under scrutiny over privacy concerns

As the corporate industry continues to rely heavily on Zoom video conferencing service after many countries, including Rwanda announced a lockdown over the coronavirus pandemic, safety concerns have been raised over this facility. Being one of the most used teleconferencing platforms in Rwanda...

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 8:02pm

UR Huye campus students decry poor internet

Education curriculum in Rwanda stipulates that students should contribute 70 per cent to their studies and teachers should only guide and supervise. Students are usually supposed to comply with this curriculum by carrying further research on their own and this is where internet access becomes a...

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 5:53pm

KTRN invests $10m in 4G network upgrade

Korea Telecom Rwanda Networks (KTRN), has embarked on a 10 million USD nationwide 4G upgrade project; to ensure better internet connectivity and capacity. KTRN is so far the country’s sole distributor of 4G LTE (fourth-generation Long Term Evolution) internet. According to a press...

Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 2:17pm

4G internet returns on public buses; will it work?

This week,in a surprising move, transport authorities announced that the wireless internet connectivity, commonly known as 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) was being re-introduced on all Kigali public transport buses. Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, the Minister of State in for Transport tweeted on Thursday...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 7:57pm