MainOne invests $300 million in ICT infrastructureFrom OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria
LAGOS, (CAJ News) – LAGOS-based MainOne, West Africa’s leading communications and data solutions provider, has commissioned a new telecommunications Point of Presence (PoP) in Tema, Ghana’s major shipping, manufacturing and trading hub.
This is the second time MainOne is building critical telecoms infrastructure in Tema. Last August, the company built fibre
infrastructure to the data centers of Blu Telecom and Surfline respectively and pledged to extend its reach in the metropolis to support the growth of enterprise businesses.
This new PoP is designed to serve Tema and its environs, and shall provide enterprise customers with robust ICT services, together with a bouquet of Communications services solutions.
Business Executive for West Africa, Kazeem Oladepo, highlighted the impact that MainOne’s communications services solutions would have on small, large and medium sized enterprise businesses in Tema.
Oladepo stated that MainOne’s vision for a connected West Africa was to accelerate the penetration of reliable and affordable broadband internet services tos upport socio-economic development in the region.
“We are investing significantly in the distribution of our capacity within Tema, amajor business district of Ghana, where demand for connectivity and other value added services is growing. Our plan is to continue to invest in infrastructure that will enable us extend our reliable connectivity and rich array of value added services across other areas in Ghana.”
Since 2009, MainOne has invested over $300 million in ICT infrastructure in West Africa as part of its commitment to deepening internet access across the region.
– CAJ News
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