Optic Fibre Cable

NOFBI Phase 2

By June 2013, 4,300 Km of the National Optic Fibre Backbone (NOFBI) Network had been laid in 27 Counties.  In June 2016, over 6, 000 Km of NOFBI network had been laid across all the 47 Counties.  44 out of 46 OSP and LAN survey in the Counties have been completed. Installation of equipment has been completed in 29 Counties while installation works is in progress in 9 Counties. OSP and LAN has been completed in 29 Counties. Installation is [...]

Ministry to Work with Private Sector Players to Complete NOFBI Project.

The Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology Mr. Joe Mucheru has said his Ministry will engage with the Private Sector players to conclude the National Optic Fibre Backbone Infrastructure (NOFBI) which aims to enhance universal access to affordable ICTs countrywide. Mr. Mucheru said the completion of the project will make internet services more reliable, besides enabling citizens to access government services online with ease. “The Government is committed to increasing internet penetration in the country [...]