Post Date: April 29, 2021
BENYA, the leading digital solutions and ICT infrastructure provider in Egypt and the MEA region, signed the shareholders agreement with Société Congolaise des Postes et Télécommunications (SCPT) to establish a new local telecommunications operator in DRC. The agreement aims to develop telecommunications infrastructure and enable broader digital services for DRC Citizens.
The signing of the agreement took place in the presence of the President of the DRC, His Excellency Mr. Félix Tshisekedi, after a series of negotiations in Cairo and Kinshasa with The DRC Minister of Posts, Telecommunications and New Information and Communication Technologies (PT-NTIC), H.E. Mr. Augustin Kibassa Maliba and the leadership of SCPT.
The DRC Minister of Posts, Telecommunications and New Information and Communication Technologies (PT-NTIC), H.E. Mr. Augustin Kibassa Maliba stated that the implementation of this ambitious project will allow DRC to play a key role in connecting Africa digitally.
Eng. Ahmed Mekky, Chairman & CEO of BENYA, stressed the importance of this project in connecting cities and improving access to high-quality & high-speed network services.