Netcom to launch wireless broadband

24 Jun 2005

Wireless broadband vendor Axcera is to supply Nigerian data solutions provider Netcom with its IPWireless UMTS TDD-based Axity3G broadband wireless access solution. Initial deployment in urban centres in Lagos will begin in July, with other major urban areas, including Port Harcourt, Kano and the capital Abuja to follow shortly, covering an estimated 15 million people. Netcom will offer the MyNetcom service to business and home users as an affordable mobile broadband solution.