Home Business News Technology Huawei banned from UK 5G network by end of 2027

Huawei banned from UK 5G network by end of 2027

- Advertisement -

The United Kingdom (U.K) has banned Huawei from its 5G network by the end of 2027 marking a landmark end of the telecom giant rule.

In a decision announced by UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the move will however cost the players in the market to spending billions in order to do away with Huawei equipment.

Sometime back, the Prime Minister had issued the operators a specified role in the 5G network a decision that was questioned by the US.

This follows claims of the telecom giants being associated with cyber threats and funding of war torn volatile countries.

Boris Johnson who chaired Britain Nations Security Council announced plans to do away with Huawei 5G components in a years time and its entire equipment by the end of 2027.

A law is also underway that will make the ruling irreversible and see the Chinese firm from exit the market totally.

The move has been termed a good one in terms of the economy and security of the U.K and Hong Kong at large.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Ramadhan Kajembe, former Changamwe MP dies

Former Changamwe Member of Parliament (MP) has passed away on Friday while receiving treatment at Pandya Hospital in Mombasa.

Magoha to Parliament, schools may not reopen in January

Education CS George Magoha has on Friday expressed how unsure he is schools will reopen in January given the present COVID-19 situation.

Marikiti market traders count losses as fire destroys it

Traders at Marikiti Market located in Nairobi CBD were on Friday morning left counting losses after a fire razed down the place.

Ahmednassir’s damaged Bentley costs KeNHA Ksh 750K

Kenya Highway Authourity (KeNHA) has been ordered by a court to pay city Lawyer Ahmednassir Ksh 750,311 in damages on his Bentley.