Huawei wins Telecoms Company of the Year award

Huawei wins Telecoms Company of the Year award

The 2019 Leadership award ceremony was graced by prominent economic agents.

Whats in the news?

Huawei Technologies Company Nigeria Limited was awarded the Leadership Telecoms Company of the Year 2019.

Huawei began operations in Nigeria in 1999, which is over 2 decades. In these years, the company has proven itself to be a trustworthy ICT partner for Nigeria and maintained its focus on connecting the unconnected by providing technology for all.

The annual Leadership Award which is organised by LEADERSHIP Group Limited is recognised as a highly coveted prestigious award which focuses on celebrating organisations and individuals in the public and private sector who have made a distinguishing difference in a calendar year.

The 2019 Leadership award ceremony was graced by prominent economic agents.

Commenting on the award, Mr. Kelvin Yangyang, the deputy managing director and head of public relations, Huawei Technologies Company Nigeria Limited, in an exclusive interview stated that

“Huawei is happy to be recognized for its contributions to the growth of the Nigerian ICT industry.

What led to Huawei’s excellence and award?

Mr. Kelvin Yangyang highlighted the company's exemplary deeds in the industry.

Over two decades ago since Huawei began business operations in Nigeria, we have collaborated with the government, operators and other partners to ensure every Nigerian enjoys quality access to telephony and internet coverage across the nation – In rural and urban areas.

Since Huawei’s entrance into Nigeria, the company has developed ICT infrastructures which enable digital transformation by building secure networks that presently connects more than half of the country, in rural and urban areas.

For the first time in West Africa, Huawei in partnership with MTN facilitated the test of the 5G network in Nigeria. 5G is currently the most advanced telecommunications technology in the world. Huawei also recently launched its fully digital oilfield IOT solution which use eLTE broadband and Artificial Intelligence technology to provide full wireless network coverage which can enhance the operational transparency and safety of the Oil & Gas sector in Nigeria covering the oil fields, depots and pipelines.

In addition, Huawei invests heavily in improving the digital skills and talents of Nigerians.