GHANA TELECOM RIGGERS CRY FOUL OVER HUAWEI MONOPOLY- DEMAND GOV’T INTERVENTION
The Ghana local network installers have expressed a strong dissatisfaction over their inability to get contracts as result of the takeover by Huawei Technologies Company to fixing networks in the country.
“Huawei is enjoying monopoly in the network business ever since it took over the installation of network in the country, our job have totally become irrelevant, network providers do not seek our services any longer”. The statement of the group.
The group said Huawei has smashed down prices of contracts they award the local contractors.
Little prices are giving out to them and “when you talk about it, Huawei will take you off the project then bring on foreigners ( Nigerians)”.
“We feel very feel neglected since none has intervened on our behalf”.
They have demanded a immediate government intervention to negotiate with Huawei Technologies to increase prices of the contracts else they will deal with the foreigners.
Who are the Telecom Riggers
They are Responsible for installing and maintenance of BTS,RBS,Telecommunication microwaves,GSM Antennas etc. to ensure networks are running smoothly and upgrades networks to provide maximum.
“Local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), the Internet, intranets, and other data Telecommunication providers.
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BY: Asonadehye Kwarteng