Google which is part of the tech giants in the world has finally launched Google Station Free wifi in Abuja after launching the first Google station in Lagos this year 2018.
The launch of this free wifi in Abuja will be the second place in Nigeria Google is launching its Google station. Google Station is available in a total of 5 countries – Indonesia, India, Mexico, Thailand and Nigeria.
This was announced on Thursday in abuja, Google Station, a platform for providing free, high-speed Wi-Fi hotspots in public places.
Google Nigeria’s Head of Partnerships for Next Billion Users, Saidu Abdullahi, said that the launch was in partnership with Backbone Connectivity Network, an integrated communications and data management company.
Google has currently launched the Google Station in three sites in abuja , including Wuse Market, Enab Plaza and Banex Plaza.
In Lagos at the official launch of Google Station in Nigeria, Google Nigeria Country Director, Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor, said Google Station will be rolling out in 200 locations in five cities across Nigeria by the end of 2019, bringing Wi-Fi to millions of people.
“Sites include markets, transport hubs, shopping malls, universities, and more,” she said.
In addition, Mr Abdullahi added that Google Station was part of Google’s vision to provide fast and affordable Wi-Fi to its next billion users.
He said that users in Abuja can now experience high-quality connections to the Internet in airports, malls and universities.