Broadbased Communications Ltd, at the weekend, in Lagos, won the Telecom Wholesale Company of the year 2018 award organised by Association of Telecom Companies of Nigeria (ATCON)
The firm operates a non- compete, non-discriminatory, open access metropolitan fiber optic network covering all the major business districts in Lagos.
It provides fiber optic network connectivity for Mobile Network Operators (MNOs), 4G network operators, all the submarine cable landing stations, all major internet service providers, all data centers, Nigeria Internet Exchange Point, major global telecom operators, all the banks, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), all electronic payment switching and processing companies, oil firms, major corporate orgainsations and residential estates in partnership with other MNOs in each estate.
Receiving the award, the MD/C.E.O, Prince Henry Iseghohi, said the award is a testament to the company’s dedication to the open access, non-compete model, the goodwill of the customers, the hard work and dedication of the workers of the firm.
Its Group Executive Director, Mr. Chris Erewele Snr, also said the award will spur the firm’s team to remain committed to the provision of quality services to the customers. He appealed to various stakeholders in the industry to work together to address the issues facing the industry including indiscriminate destruction of cables by road construction companies in Lagos.
Its Executive Director, Business Development, Mr Chidi Ibisi said to address the needs of the customers, cables with a fleet of 11 horizontal drilling equipment with redundant cable routes to over 20 Points of Presence (POPs) in Lagos with Packet Transport Network nodes in each PoP to automatically reroute the traffic in case of a Cable cut.