Tag: Africa

Press Release | South Africa’s international connectivity fully restored

19 February 2020  South Africa’s international connectivity fully restored In the early hours of this morning (approximately 01:30) Openserve received confirmation, from aboard cable ship Leon Thevenin, that the portion of the SAT3/WASC repair offshore Congo has now been completed. This concludes a long and complex restoration process of an unprecedented simultaneous cable break of two Atlantic Ocean based submarine…

Press Release | Cable ship Leon Thevenin faces a further delay

13 February 2020 Cable ship Leon Thevenin faces a further delay Unfavourable conditions at sea continue to hamper steady progress of the vessel and crew undertaking the joint repair mission of the South Atlantic 3/West Africa Submarine Cable (SAT3/WASC) and the West African Cable System (WACS). Openserve has now been advised that the latest changes in the sequence of repairs,…

Press Release | Cable ship Leon Thevenin commences with WACS restoration

29 January 2020  Cable ship Leon Thevenin commences with WACS restoration Contrary to what was initially advised, regarding the joint repair mission of the South Atlantic 3/West Africa Submarine Cable (SAT3/WASC) and the West African Cable System (WACS), Openserve has been informed, by the Chief of Mission on the Leon Thevenin, that a change in the sequence of restoration processes…

Mortal Kombat 11 | Season one finale winner crowned [ACGL Post]

This past weekend saw the conclusion of our first season of Mortal Kombat 11 action. After weeks of online qualifiers, all roads led to the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott in Pretoria for the Last Chance Qualifier and the top eight finale. The Last Chance Qualifiers welcomed players from South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Tanzania as they battled for the opportunity to join…

Updated ACGL site now live

Our companions over at ACGL have launched their updated website and it brings a host of new features and updates. Registered members can continue to enjoy a series of free-to-enter online tournaments, as well as some “upcoming events, seasons, main tournaments and more.” The changes see a new Avatar system for player profiles, a reputation system, Achievements and more on the…