Two brands, Vodafone and Globacom Limited, on Friday jointly announced a new partnership agreement that will significantly boost the telecommunication experience of subscribers.
Under the exclusive Partner Market agreement, which covers Nigeria and The Republic of Benin, Vodafone and Globacom will work together to enhance the experience of consumer and business customers, utilising a wide range of their world-beating mobile, voice and data products and unrivalled global experience.
Vodafone Partner Markets Chief Executive Stefano Gastaut said: “We are delighted to welcome Globacom to the Vodafone Partner Markets community which now spans 57 countries across six continents. This strategic partnership with Globacom for Nigeria and the Republic of Benin will help deliver enhanced benefits for Globacom’s consumer and multinational corporate customers, including countries where we have an ultra-fast 4G network. Vodafone will gain from Globacom’s expertise and deep understanding of African markets.”
Globacom’s Group Executive Director, Mrs. Bella Disu said: “This partnership is unique and far-reaching, giving corporate and individual subscribers on the Globacom network in Nigeria and the Republic of Benin an edge, particularly in voice and data services. The partnership is in line with Globacom’s tradition of partnering with global leaders to avail consumers of the best telecommunications services.”
Mr Paul Arkwright, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, said: “As the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, a large element of my role is to support British companies to invest and do business here in Nigeria. So, I’m delighted to be part of this ceremony today to witness the agreement between Globacom and Vodafone. I wish both companies luck as they start this important journey working together, and I am sure this will be a very fruitful partnership for both.”
Globacom said it is committed to building the best telecommunication network in Africa.