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Galaxy Backbone needs NGN 35 bln to provide 2 Mbps service to ministries, departments and govt agencies

Monday 8 March 2021 | 10:03 CET | News
Nigerian state-owned company Galaxy Backbone (GBB) says some NGN 35 billion is needed to provide effective internet connectivity at 2 Mbps to ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) of the government, ThisDay reported. MD Mohammad Abubakar told members of the Joint Committee of the National Assembly on ICT and Cyber Security that the help of the National Assembly is needed to enable GBB to operate without bureaucracy, and he appealed to parliamentarians to make laws that will enable it to compete with other business outfits that provide the same services.

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Companies: Galaxy Backbone
Countries: Nigeria
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