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MainOne in $20m deal to extend cable to Cote D’Ivoire

MainOne, a connectivity and data centre solutions company says its investing $20m to expand its undersea cable footprint in West Africa after securing a licence in Cote D’Ivoire. The tech company  says it has  received the C1B license  from Bruno Koné, the country’s Minister for Communication, Digital Economy and Postal Services to land its trans-Atlantic submarine cable and […]

IDC: African IT spending to reach $33.4 billion in 2018

MainOne CEO: Broadband remains economic growth catalyst

Broadband remains a key catalyst for Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth, Ms. Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer, Main One, has told the recently concluded Commonwealth Broadband Forum in Abuja. The Forum, was organised on the platforms of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) and Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in Abuja, under the theme, Broadband for […]

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CTO: Broadband for all matters more

Professor Tim Unwin, the Secretary-General of Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) has called on Commonwealth governments to strive at achieving an all-inclusive broadband access, available for use by all their people. He made this remark at the Commonwealth Broadband Forum held in Abuja, Nigeria, where he dwelt on the importance of broadband in promoting economic development […]

EFCC nabs student in N20m Internet romance scam