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Airtel revamps its network for faster internet speed – TechEconomy Nigeria

Leading telecommunications service provider, Airtel Nigeria, has announced that it has embarked on an extensive network optimization and modernization program with the aim of providing customers on its network with unparalleled data speed and improve their overall mobile Internet experience.

With this decision, Airtel network customers can now enjoy a seamless, faster and more rewarding experience when browsing their phones or connecting to Airtel Home Broadband devices, including Mifis, routers and units. outside (ODU).

Specifically, customers in urban areas and large cities will now begin to experience much faster speed with lower latency when streaming movies, watching live sports, playing online games, downloading heavy files or engage in other Internet activities.

Commenting on the modernization program, Surendran Chemmenkotil, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Airtel Nigeria said, “Airtel is committed to ensuring that its customers enjoy the best and fastest internet speed as well as network experience in the country.

“Through the modernization exercise, we have significantly improved our internet speed in major cities across the country. Undoubtedly, this program will enable clients to become more productive and successful in their personal and professional lives, also contributing to the growth of the overall economy.

Recently, Airtel Nigeria also announced a major upgrade and overhaul of its nationwide network infrastructure to ensure that its over 50 million customers continue to enjoy the best experience on voice calling services and mobile internet.

As part of the exercise, Airtel upgraded all of its 2G and 3G sites to 4G to deliver expansive mobile broadband and seamless voice calling experience.

Airtel said it is committed to supporting the federal government’s program to increase and expand broadband penetration in the country.