FABAC Centre, 3b Ligali Ayorinde Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
+234 0700-MAINONE

Achievements

Since the inception of MainOne the company has received several accolades:

  • Built and owns the first wholly African privately funded licensed submarine cable along the West African coastline.
  • First private submarine cable landing licenses in Nigerian and Ghana.
  • First private cable to deliver services in West Africa.
  • Highest lit capacity in West Africa to date with upgradeability to reach 4.96 Tbps
  • Has the largest IP NGN network deployed in West Africa on DWDM systems for Internet Transit – Cisco Carrier Routing System (CRS 3).
  • 1.96 Terabits/sec backplane (backbone) Carrier grade routing system.
  • 10G peering with the London Internet Exchange (LINX), Nigerian Internet Exchange (IXPN) and Ghanaian Internet Exchange (GIX).
  • Operates the most reliable terrestrial fibre (encased 20m deep in soil) in Lagos, and our submarine Cable system which has manifested a 100% uptime.
  • Global Connectivity and direct delivery through various upstream partners –Tata, Global Crossing, Level 3, Seacom, Epsilon, AT&T and Abovenet.
  • Project Finance International: Awarded MainOne the African Communications Deal of the Year 2009
  • Built and Operates premier Tier 3 data Centers in Nigeria and Ghana.