Covid-19 Notice 03/04/2020

Dear Valued Clients, As an Essential Services provider, OPQ will continue its operations during this period of national emergency. Please be patient at this time as delays are unavoidable. At present our offices are closed to the general public. For the moment new accounts are on hold. We will resume new account applications at the…

Covid-19 Notice 01/04/2022

Dear Valued Clients, From Official Announcement: “..in terms of the powers vested in me under section 17(1) of the Constitution, I, Dr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi, President of the Republic of Botswana, do hereby declare that a state of public emergency shall exist from midnight on 2nd April, 2020 until further notice. ” What this…

Links Failures: Update

FAULT DESCRIPTION: RE: BOFINET – LONDON VIA WACS LINKS DOWN Update 4: 29.03.20 1335hrs Please be informed that the vessel does have cable spares on board. It is underway directly to the repair grounds and it is estimated to be on repair grounds early Tuesday the 31st with an estimated completion on 4th of April.…

Multiple Failures On International Links

Dear Valued Clients, Please be informed of multiple failures affecting service delivery at this time. Please refrain from reporting slow Internet as a fault at this time. We will publish further updates as they become available.  

Covid-19 Notice 28/03/2020

Dear Valued OPQ Clients, Due to the overwhelming uptick in sales of Internet connections and support calls, OPQ management has regretably decided to postpone all new installations as of 10:00am 28/03/2020. In line with recommended hygiene protocols and in particular, social distancing, we also seek to limit risk to our employees and practise the basic…

Covid-19 Notice 26/03/2020

Dear Valued OPQ Clients, We would like to inform you that due to the Corona Virus impact, in Botswana, more of our clients are now being based at home. Additionally there has been a rush for new connections in light of the imminent lockdown. This has impacted our ability to service clients in our normal,…

World Health Organisation Partners with WhatsAPP

To increase access to reliable information, WHO has partnered with WhatsApp and Facebook to launch a WHO Health Alert messaging service. This service will provide the latest news and information on COVID-19, including details on symptoms and how people can protect themselves. The Health Alert service is now available in English and will be introduced…

COVID19: OPQ Business Continuity Plan

COVID19: OPQ BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLAN OPQ would like to inform our valued customers of our plan to continue to provide uninterrupted services during the COVID19 pandemic situation. Firstly, many customers are implementing their own plans to include remote working for their staff. We are assisting with this as far as we are able and we…