THE 2015 edition of Beacon of ICT Awards which held last weekend in Lagos declared that second national carrier, Globacom, was the best telecommunications company in the country.
Globacom won in three categories including awards for Best Telecoms Company of the Year, Undersea Cable Company of the Year and Most Innovative Mobile Player of the Year.
Speaking at the event, organizers of the award and Publishers of CommunicationsWeek, stated that Globacom emerged the best telecoms company after a three-month online poll conducted between December last year and March 30, 2015, in which over 900,000 respondents participated.
According to the organizers, ‘’Globacom was voted the Best Telecoms Company of the Year because of its revolutionary role in the industry. Glo has continued to invest in new technology to boost service delivery.”
Presenting the award to Globacom, the Chairman, Association of Licensed Telecom Operators of Nigeria, Mr. Gbenga Adebayo, said that the company had since pioneering per second billing and remained a Beacon and pride of Nigeria in the telecoms industry.