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Airtel Commended For Role In Enterprise Development

By TheNigerianVoice-TNV

Lagos, Nigeria; Wednesday, November 6th, 2013: The Association of Private Educators in Nigeria (APEN) has commended leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, for creating an array of robust and innovative telecommunications solutions to enhance and develop Small and Medium-Scale Enterprises across the country.

Speaking recently during the 5th Annual Conference of the Association, the Chairman, Dr. Olufemi Ogunsanya, said Airtel is leading innovation in the Enterprise Business as it has consistently created a bouquet of value offerings to empower entrepreneurs and enable them succeed in their business operations.

Specifically, Dr. Ogunsanya who is also the Managing Director of Oxbridge Tutorial Colleges commended Airtel for its Entreprise Packages including customized email solutions, website, Closed User Group (CUG), Cloud services and bespoke telecommunications platforms to enhance business performance. “I am impressed by the products and services introduced to us by Airtel. I am excited and want to commend Airtel for leading innovation in the telecommunications sector and for creating specific offerings to boost enterprises,” she said.

Themed, “Leap, Achieve, Succeed,” the event was a gathering of top-brow private schools across Nigeria and it provided a platform for school owners, parents, education experts from other countries and dealers in educational materials to brainstorm on effective teaching, ways to improve education and services rendered by private schools.

Unu Eke, Senior Manager, Small and Medium Enterprises (Sales) for Airtel Nigeria made a presentation on Airtel's Enterprise solutions just as the conference also featured the exhibition of educational materials ranging from books, clothes, electronic teaching aids and other products.

The event was attended by several top dignitaries including Lagos State Commissioner of Education, Mrs Olayinka Oladunjoye; Chairman/CEO Channels Television John Momoh; CEO, Sahara Group, Tonye Cole and Oladokun Oye, Zonal Business Manager, Corporate & Postpaid, Lagos Region, Airtel Nigeria.

The 5th APEN Annual Conference held from Thursday, 31st October to Saturday, 2nd November, 2013 at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos.

About Bharti Airtel Limited
Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa. With headquarters in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 5 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.

In India, the company's product offerings include 2G, 3G and 4G services, fixed line, high speed broadband through DSL, IPTV, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G mobile services.

Bharti Airtel had over 264 million customers across its operations at the end of July 2012. To know more please visit, www.airtel.com

Emeka Oparah | Director, Corporate Communications & CSR | Airtel Africa | M : (+234) 802 222 1120 |O : (+234) 802 192 1120|E : [email protected] |W: http://ng.airtel.com | Airtel HQ, Plot L2, Foreshores Estate, Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria