Comium, “BACK TO LIFE”


Monty Mobile, the breakthrough has surfaced for Comium Gambia in the form of an expert consultant deal, which will revolutionize the operator’s network infrastructure to provide 4G+ technology.

This partnership brings Comium back to life after Monty Mobile has settled in a week all the financial dues of the operator. With its services, expertise, in-house solutions, and investment, Monty Mobile made Comium fully operational, as it promises to upgrade its network and services offering.

The deal will increase Comium subscribers’ data efficiency, speed, and bandwidth to strengthen customer loyalty. “I want to deeply thank the Gambian Authorities for their intervention to resolve Comium’s conflict,” Comium CEO Nizar Dalloul said. 

The Gambian carrier will start deploying a broad portfolio of technological solutions and customized Value Added Services (VAS) relevant to the people of The Gambia, coupled with new resources required to deliver and satisfy advanced mobile financial services to local customers.

Comium fully settled pending licensing fees for 2020 and 2021 before the agreed upon due date set forth by PURA – thanked on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, The Gambia’s President, his excellency Mr. Adama Barrow, its Attorney General, Minister of Justice honorable Mr. Dawda Jallow, Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure honorable Mr. Ebrima Sillah, and the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) represented by its Director General Mr. Yusupha M. Jobe for their efforts. , understanding, and goodwill in resolving the issues that loomed over its operation in The Gambia, helping to unblock the majority of offset operators, including Gambia Telecommunications Cellular Company Limited (Gamcell).

The operator also highlighted the failed attempt of some media outlets who had worked to draw a rift between Comium, PURA, and the Ministry of Information and Communication. As such, Comium has been working endlessly to financially support the operator by attracting investments to the country, subsequently enhancing the lives of the Gambian people. 

Investments and technical backup will be used to evolve Comium’s current network to the latest cutting-edge technology. These plans were welcomed by local authorities, as they come in alignment with The Gambian’s officials’ goals and objectives to transform the country into a prominent ICT services country.

The deal will allow Comium to bring forth more of its application services running on its wireless network in an attempt to boost the country’s state of productivity, create jobs, and inject The Gambia with investments to accelerate its economy.

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