Glo and V-Mobile ready to launch 3G

30 Aug 2006

Nigerian cellco Globacom (Glo) has said it is ready to launch 3G services once it gets approval from the Nigerian Communications Commission, following successful W-CDMA testing in partnership with Alcatel. Rival GSM operator V-Mobile has also successfully tested 3G in partnership with Ericsson and Huawei Technologies. Both operators have tested 3G facilities on their networks in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.