Kenya: Damaged Teams Cable Now Repaired

[The Star]

REPAIR works on the East African Marine Systems cable that was damaged on April 26 , 2012 have now been completed. The cable cut, which occurred at the coast, damaged a crucial link for the bulk of internet and international voice traffic in the region. It is estimated that the repairs of the cable, including costs for temporary traffic restoration, via other cables during the Teams cable outage is about Sh250 million, excluding loss of business as a result of heavily constrained bandwidth supply to contra