Samoa Digicel CEO acknowledges teamwork in winning the 2021 Ookla Speedtest Award.


Digicel Samoa recognizes that teamwork resulted in winning the prestigious 2021 Ookla Speedtest Award.

Digicel, the only Digital operator in Samoa was designated Fastest Mobile Network and Tonga for Fastest Internet Provider making it the go-to place for superior data experience.

Ookla, the company behind Speedtest, is the global leader in fixed broadband and mobile network testing applications, data, and analysis.

The Chief Executive Officer, Seiuli Deepak Khanna credited his team of over 150 staff for their hard work which in turn garnered this prestigious award.

It’s been 16 years since Digicel was established in Samoa and just last year announced that it will be taken over by Telstra, now overseeing the entire Digicel Pacific branches including Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Nauru, Samoa, Tonga, and Vanuatu.

Seiuli said this award is credited to all the hard work of the Digicel staff.


Digicel Pacific CEO, Ms. Shally Jannif, said; “We’re delighted to have achieved the Fastest Internet Provider Ookla Award in Samoa and the Best Mobile Coverage Ookla Award in Tonga and that these awards remind them that the work they do has a big impact on the people they serve.

Ookla CEO, Doug Suttles, said; “Speedtest Awards, presented by Ookla, are reserved for an elite delegation of network operators that have delivered exceptional internet performance and coverage within a market.

This recognition is testament to their exceptional performance in Q3-Q4 2021 based on Ookla’s rigorous analysis of consumer-initiated tests taken with Speedtest.”

Seiuli concluded by thanking the customers of Digicel Samoa for without them and their support they wouldn’t be able to win the award