Phase3 expanding West Africa One network in partnership with French firm

13 Jul 2011

Phase3 Telecom has awarded a contract to INEO Energie Export of France to expand its West Africa One transmission network coverage from the Republic of Benin to Togo, as part of a plan to cover all countries in the West Africa sub-region, reports Telecompaper. The Nigerian firm is aiming to expand the aerial fibre transmission system from its home country to surrounding states with support from the West Africa Telecommunications Regulatory Authority. Phase3’s CEO Stanley Jegede said that INEO was chosen for its track record in optical fibre installation.

Benin, Nigeria, Togo