Globacom Limited, the Official National Supporter and Telecommunications Provider to the FIFA U-17 World Cup, has said seamless and hitch-free telecommunications services will be available to members of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) and FIFA officials during the tournament.
Mr. Adewale Sangowowa, Globacomâ€™s Executive Director, Human Resources, gave this assurance while presenting a variety of Glo Mobile products and services to the Chief Marketing Officer of the Nigeriaâ€™09 LOC, Mr. Mike Itemuagbor, in fulfilment of the value-in-kind obligations of Globacom as the Official Telecommunications Provider.
The products include fully activated Blackberry devices, Glo Mobile post-paid lines, Glo Mobile 3G internet modems, Glo Mobile pre-paid lines and Glo Mobile recharge cards including backend airtime worth over N50m.
Sangowawa said the presentation of the products and services was in response to the communication needs of the organisers of the world cadet championship.
In his words, â€œas the official telecommunication services provider, Globacom has a responsibility to ensure seamless communication for the organisers of the championship and indeed the entire football community that will be in Nigeria for the event.
â€œIt is in response to the communication needs of the LOC that we are presenting our cutting edge products and services worth over N122m to the Nigeriaâ€™09 Secretariat and FIFA.â€