Airtel is Introducing 4G LTE Network to Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt
Airtel will finally be joining the likes of MTN, Glo, 9Mobile, Ntel, Spectranet, Smile as they plan to introduce 4G LTE network to their subscribers. The first roll-out of Airtel 4T LTE will occur in Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt.
The rollout according to an insider is expected to begin this December 2017. As expected, other states in the country should expect the availability of Airtel 4G services later in 2018.
Recall that Airtel recently collaborated with Ericson for a three-year contract core network upgrade to transform its core network in Nigeria thereby enabling faster and improved mobile broadband.
Airtel is one of the top three biggest telecom networks in Nigeria as they offer a very network service coupled with their cheap and affordable data plans. Kindly note that this information has not been officially verified as Airtel is yet to release a statement concerning this. Don’t fret, I will keep you posted as soon as Airtel releases an update on this matter.