Ever heard of GiCell? GiCell is a new mobile operator with a National Unified Access Service License in its kitty.
GiCell is rolling out to cover locations in “four Local Government Areas in Adamawa State, two Local Government Areas of Borno State, Five Local Government Areas Of Cross Rivers State, Four Local Government Areas of Kwara State and Two Local Government Areas of Oyo State”, and locations in Bauchi State, among others. Source: The GiCell website.
According to this news item on TradeInvest Nigeria, GiCell is a mobile telephone operator offering voice and data services using CDMA technology. It is licensed to provide mobile, fixed telephony, international data access and long distance services. The company is planning its technical launch for 28 April 2009 and is aiming for one million subscribers in its first year of operation.
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