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Liquid Telecom appoints Abu as CEO in Nigeria including new Africa Data Centre

Monday 14 December 2020 | 10:01 CET | News
Liquid Telecom has appointed Wole Abu as CEO for Liquid Telecom Nigeria and its new Africa Data Centre (ADC) in the country, effective January 2021. The organisation had recently acquired a premium piece of land in Lagos to build the data centre, which will be the single largest one in Africa outside of South Africa. ADC will address the growing demand for cloud storage and digital services on the continent, and Abu will be responsible for overseeing the growth of ADC's operations in this new market.

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Companies: Airtel Nigeria / Liquid Telecom
Countries: Nigeria
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