• Bringing internet to the masses and investing in telecoms at Startup Battlefield Africa

    7 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Despite a year-end goal of 30 percent broadband internet penetration in Nigeria, the country is unlikely to hit that target. As of 2017, internet penetration in Nigeria was at 22 percent - among the lowest in the world, according to the ICT Development Index , which is published by the United Nations International Telecommunication Union.
    MainOne, a broadband infrastructure provider, is one of the operators looking to increase connectivity and access to broadband in Nigeria and beyond. In 2010, MainOne became the first private subsea cable to bring open-access broadband capacities to West...
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