Somaliland Leaps into 5G Era with Historic Launch by Telesom

Telesom, the leading telecom provider in Somaliland has debuted Somaliland’s first 5G, offering speed, FWA, and national impact.

Telesom, the leading telecommunications provider in Somaliland, has announced the historic launch of the first-ever 5G mobile service and Fixed
Wireless Access (FWA) services in Somaliland. This milestone achievement positions Telesom as an innovator in the telecommunications industry and marks a significant step forward in providing cutting- edge connectivity to the people of Somaliland.

The launch event was a grand celebration held at Telesom Headquarters, and the Guest of Honours included the Vice-President of Somaliland, Hon. Abdirahman Abdilahi Ismail Saylici, distinguished Minister of Information, Communication & Technology, Hon. Dr. Ahmed Yousuf Idiris and the distinguished Minister of Investment and Industrial Development, Hon. Abdirisaq Ibrahim Mohamed, The Mayor of Hargeisa, Abdikarim Ahmed Mooge.

Telesom’s 5G mobile service represents a quantum leap in wireless technology, offering unparalleled speed, reliability, and connectivity. This next-generation service is set to revolutionize the way people communicate, work, and experience the digital world. Telesom customers can now access 5G data bundles on compatible 5G phones including iPhones, Google Pixel, OnePlus, and Xiaomi, with more to come including Samsung. Additionally, the introduction of Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) service will
provide high-speed internet access to homes and businesses, empowering communities with robust connectivity solutions. All Telesom customers can now order FWA devices and data bundles.

Telesom’s commitment to technological advancement aligns with the national vision for a digitally connected and empowered Somaliland. The company believes that the introduction of 5G and FWA services will not only enrich the lives of individuals but also catalyze economic growth and innovation across various sectors. Our 5G network is live in all of the following cities; Hargeisa, Burco, Buuhoodle, Borama, Berbera, Erigavo, Gabiley, Laascaanood, Sheekh, Wajaale, Widhwidh & Xudun.

Members of the media, government officials, academics, industry leaders, and the public were present to join the momentous occasion and witness the dawn of a new era in telecommunications.

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