Airtel runs a GSM network in all countries and provides 2G, 3G or 4G according to the country’s operation mode. GSM-900/1800 (GPRS, EDGE)
2100 MHz UMTS, DC-HSPA+.
The name 9Mobile was carved from the evolution of their predecessors over the past 9 years and 0809ja origin. The number 9 stands for resilience and continuity, and it reflects the network’s advanced viewpoint. The green color stands for vibrancy, life and dynamism.
Visafone Communications Limited
Visafone is a Nigerian Telecom Network that was incorporated on June 20, 2007 after the possession of Cellcom. On August 1 2007, Visafone received its Unified Access Service License as a telecom operator from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).
Visafone has also been pronounced as the Approved Bidder for the 3 carriers in the 800 MHz spectrum put on auction by the NCC.
Nigeria Mobile Telecommunications Limited (M-Tel)
Mobile Telecommunications Limited (M-Tel) is the mobile subsidiary of the national carrier, NITEL, and Nigeria’s first mobile network, long before the advent of GSM.
Mobile Telecommunications Limited is situated at No. 3 M-Tel Street, off Mallam Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 2 Abuja, Nigeria. You can visit their website at http://www.mtelnigeria.com.
Swift Networks has grown larger and has become one of the major telecom and internet service providers in the country since it was launched in 2002.
Swift holds an exclusive wireless spectrum license from the Nigerian Communications Commission, offering reliable and cost-effective services.
Spectranet’s service is available in four major cities across the nation. These four major cities include Abuja, Lagos, Ibadan and Port Harcourt.
Spectranet was the first internet service provider in the country to provide 4G LTE service.
The Nigerian Communications Company licensed Spectranet in 2009 as a telecommunications company.
In 2006, Spectranet was honored as the best broadband company of the year.
Nigeria Telecommunications Limited (NTel)
Nigeria Telecommunications Limited (NTel) is the newest telecommunications company in Nigeria; established on April 2016 and availability of service only within Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.
NTel’s 4G LTE network was built with advanced technology of 900/1800 MHZ spectrum and a high internet speed of up to 230Mbps of National Bandwidth, International Bandwidth, International Voice Termination, and Mobile Network and Fixed Network.
The pioneer Chief Executive Officer of NTel, Mr. Kumar Abass, led the company through its launching that started when the company acquired the core telecom assets which was formerly owned by Nigeria national fixed and mobile operators – Nitel/Mtel under the NatCom Development and Investment Limited.
NTel is advancing towards funding expansion into the major cities of the North, South-West and South-East by 2018
MainOne is a leading provider of innovative telecom services and network solutions for businesses in West Africa. It was established in 2010 and has since made a name for highly reliable services to become the preferred provider of entire internet services to key telecom operators, ISPs, government agencies, large enterprises, and educational institutions in West Africa.
MainOne, also known as Main One or Main One Cable, introduces a world-class data capturing and outsourcing Services Company termed “Eclat Telecoms Nigeria Limited”.