Telecom giant, Globacom, on Friday revealed its business agenda and unveiled world boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, as its new icon for 2019.
The company’s Group Chief Technical Officer, Mr Sanjib Roy, who spoke about the plans of the company, said that it planned to invest massively in infrastructure in more than 400 sites.
Roy noted that Globacom also planned to roll out the Glo 2 submarine cable this year.
He explained that the submarine cables would connect Lagos directly to Southern parts of Nigeria.
“We plan to initiate new data analytic tools to capture subscribers’ experience in real time and also take pre-emptive actions to improve the network.
“Also new sites would be rolled out into rural areas, banishing digital divide between cities and villages,” he said.
Roy revealed that the company would also roll out new densification sites to increase capacity by giving a congestion-free network and superior quality in voice data.
“We also plan to swap old equipment in other states with better quality ones, so that our subscribers can have better services.
“Also new enterprise products to cater for the need of Small, Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and the rural areas would be initiated this year, ‘’ he said.
Roy said the project was an ambitious one but the company planned to move forward with it to satisfy the subscribers, stressing that to drive this future, the company needs good investments.