Seacom Faces Outage as Red Sea Cable Damage Disrupts African Connectivity 🌐🔧

Seacom Faces Outage as Red Sea Cable Damage Disrupts African Connectivity 🌐🔧

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Seacom, a prominent undersea communications systems operator in Africa, encounters connectivity issues due to cable damage in the Red Sea. While the cause remains officially unconfirmed, potential threats from the Iranian-backed Houthi militia highlight the region's geopolitical sensitivity, impacting internet access across surrounding areas. Seacom is swiftly rerouting services to minimize disruptions and working diligently on restoration plans.

Seacom, a key player in Africa's undersea communications, experiences a connectivity setback as a cable disruption in the Red Sea affects its East African cable system. Although the cause is yet to be officially determined, concerns arise over potential interference from the Iranian-backed Houthi militia, known for recent threats against submarine broadband cables in the region. Seacom responds by rerouting services and actively addressing restoration plans, emphasizing the geopolitical challenges in maintaining and repairing infrastructure in the area.  


#Seacom #ConnectivityIssues #RedSeaOutage


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