Nigerian telecoms operators complain of high cost of fibre optic leasing

Monday 19 March 2018 | 10:33 CET | News
The high cost of leasing fibre optic infrastructure is the reason for telecommunications operators to seek ownership of that transmission link, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek reported. Abhulime Ehiagwina, chief financial officer at nTel said at a recent Nigeria Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA) breakfast meeting that the high cost of leasing fibre optic from owners of the infrastructure does not make economic sense compared with owning the link.

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Companies: Globacom / NCC / Spectranet
Countries: Nigeria
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