West Africa’s largest independent aerial fibre optic infrastructure provider, Phase3 Telecom, has restated its commitment to offering quality services to its clients as it marks its 13 years of excellent telecoms services.

Its Chief Executive Officer, Stanley Jegede, said the firm had weathered the storm over the past 13 years, is well prepared for the next phase of the telecoms revolution in the country.

He said: “While Phase3 is not oblivious of Nigeria’s current economic situation and shift in focus to meet the needs of a rapidly growing and evolving population especially in the area of delivering much more accessible connectivity needs, we are very grateful that 13 years of excellence service had prepared us for a smarter strategic aptitude, refined thought processes and an unequalled team resilience that is now first nature to us.”

Jegede added that the firm was spurred to act proactively by its successes record and rewards including an ever growing client portfolio, secure product package migration, serving the client more as an integrator; cross sector investment opportunities, joint ventures and partnerships that will see it conquer new horizons.
He said the firm remained undeterred by current challenges and firmly prepared to cushion the adverse effect of the market’s uncertainties through existing cost effective and new services designed to meet telecom infrastructure and broadband services demand.

That the company’s balancing act is directed towards entrenching the values of reliability, creativity and excellence that its brand name is synonymous with. These form the crust of the key objectives of its 13th anniversary and outlook for West Africa in 2017.

He expressed gratitude to God, stakeholders, well-wishers as well as the firm’s team of smart, resilient, creative, vibrant, dedicated and intelligent women and men, who are committed to building a model powerhouse.

He said the team solidly focused on achieving the vision of its founders; success of its clients while riding on the invaluable strength of it incomparable partnerships to help people and businesses go further, faster and achieving sustainable economic progress in 2017 and beyond.

The company, which began operations in 2003, pioneered optic fibre services on power lines to provide backbone and broadband services that is currently driving Nigeria’s telecoms revolution.

The firm has won “Broadband Company of the Year (Nigeria Technology Awards, 2016); Best Fibre Optic Company (Nigeria Communications Week – Beacon of ICT Awards 2016) and Africa Telecom Entrepreneur of the Year by the African Information Technology & Telecom Awards (AiiTA) 2016.

Phase3 has extended its reach beyond Nigeria through its partnership agreement with the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).