Thursday, August 17, 2006

Huawei Wins CDMA Contract in Nigeria

Multi-Links, the leading CDMA operator in Nigeria, selected Huawei Technologies for its network expansion. Multi-Links chose Huawei to deploy its industry-leading BTS and core network softswitch and install a CDMA2000 1X network in Lagos, Abuja, PHC, Kano, Ibadan, and Kaduna.

Multi-Links is one of the four local phone operators in Nigeria which was awarded unified licenses in May 2006 by the National Communications Commission, Nigeria's telecoms regulator. Operators with a unified licenses are able to offer multiple services, including, but not limited to mobile telephony, fixed, wireless services, broadband internet and other value-added services.

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