Vodacom coasts home with two industry awards
By Kokumo Goodie, Lagos, Nigeria
Vodacom Business Nigeria has won two prestigious awards at the Beacon of ICT (BoICT) Awards ceremony; a forum designed to reward best practices and recognition of outstanding contributions to the growth of information communications technology (ICT) in Nigeria. The BoICT Awards was instituted by Nigeria CommunicationsWeek, a technology publication.
Vodacom Business Nigeria won the Enterprise Solution Provider of the Year, an award it won in 2013, 2014 and 2016 and Cloud Service Provider of the Year, another award it has won for three consecutive years.
This year over 1.3 million readers the magazine voted in the different categories with Vodacom Business Nigeria emerging as the clear winner in the two categories.
Speaking after the awards, its Managing Director, Lanre Kolade, said: “We are extremely proud and honoured to receive these excellent awards that recognise our leadership in total communication solutions and cloud services. We were up against some of the most accomplished global players in the industry, winning the awards is a very proud moment for the Vodacom Business Nigeria team. We will continue to deliver services that raise the bar in the market.”
Vodacom Business Nigeria has won over 12 local and international industry awards in recent years which include ICT Infrastructure Provider of the Year at the BoICT Awards, Best African Wholesale Offering at the Capacity Awards, GSM Backhaul Operator of the Year at the Innovation Awards, Enterprise Solution of the Year Award for its Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution at the CAIA Awards, First Class Customer Service and Wireless Network Infrastructure Innovation Award, both at the SatCom Stars Awards.
Vodacom Business Nigeria provides high-speed internet services, wireless broadband and international VPNs, pan-African data networks, enterprise voice, machine-to-machine solutions, hosting services, system integration and maintenance. With its dedicated team of experts that provide on-the-ground support, businesses are assured of first-rate services wherever they are located in the country.