The leading mobile telecommunication company in Sierra Leone, Africell-SL this year is expanding its network coverage to thousands of underserved and unserved communities in the country; especially in hard to reach communities.
The Media Manager of Africell Telecommunications Company, Mr. John Konteh made this disclosure whilst speaking on the current expansion drive of the company to deprived communities.
“We are targeting all the sixteen districts in SL. The plan is to make quality telecommunications services accessible to every nook and cranny of this country,” he stressed, adding that Africell is very passionate in ensuring that residents living in hard to reach areas in the provinces are connected.
He disclosed that presently Africell Mobile Company is constructing new sites, adding that these sites will benefit over 1000 communities in the country with all the necessary services including voice and data.
Mr. Konteh said that Africell has upgraded its facilities and infrastructure with the latest technology in the sector boasting of the best equipment.
In terms of employment, he added that Africell is and continues to be one of the largest employers in the country contributing to nation building and provide livelihood support to hundreds of Sierra Leoneans. He assured all that by the end of 2021, Africell would announce additional coverage footprints in every parts of the country. Mr. Konteh therefore called on sierra Leoneans to continue to patronize with Africell, stating that they have the best network coverage with the fastest internet services