Ericsson and Galaxy Backbone, the Government ICT shared services provider in Nigeria, has announced a partnership to design and deploy ICT based solutions and services supporting the delivery of efficient public services in the country.
In the second half of 2015, Nigeria was among the top five countries worldwide in terms of mobile subscription additions, and Nigerian businesses are increasingly adopting mobile-first strategies.
MTN has signed a multi-year agreement with Ericsson to implement, support and manage Ericsson's Order to Cash suite, which is a new solution from Ericsson.
Under the terms of a five-year multi-country managed services agreement, Ericsson will manage Smile Communications' 4G/LTE networks across all operations. This is the first 4G/LTE managed services contract signed in Sub-Saharan Africa.