As part of its strategic plan to satisfy its numerous customers across Nigeria, Airtel Nigeria is partnering ZTE, a multinational telecommunications equipment/systems Company to launch 4G (fourth generation of wireless mobile telecommunications technology) in Nigeria.
It would be recalled that in December, 2012, Airtel was the first telecoms operator in the country to usher in a successful 4G trial in Lagos in line with its commitment to lead a mobile Internet revolution in Nigeria.
Speaking on the partnership with ZTE, Managing Director/ CEO of Airtel Nigeria, Segun Ogunsanya, said, “This is a new dawn for mobile Internet in Nigeria. Airtel and ZTE’s collaboration to roll out 4G service pan Nigeria will dramatically improve mobile Internet experience for telecoms consumers across the country.
“Indeed, Airtel is committed to strengthening its position as a true pioneer of innovation in the Nigerian telecommunications domain, as this is in line with our overall corporate vision of becoming the mobile Internet service provider of first choice for every Nigerian.