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United Bank for Africa starts installing Google Station hotspots in Nigerian branches

Thursday 14 February 2019 | 10:01 CET | News
United Bank for Africa (UBA) has collaborated with Google and Backbone Connectivity Network to launch Google Stations in eleven UBA branches in Lagos State, as part of plans to roll out 200 stations in Nigeria. Google Station is a platform to provide free Wi-Fi in public places. It began in Lagos in 2018 and extended to Abuja in December 2018.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google
Countries: Nigeria
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