Nigeria: Kasi Cloud has broken ground on new $250m data center in Lekki

Yesterday, Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu performed the groundbreaking ceremony at the Kasi Cloud Data Center in Lekki II. The $250m project is located at Leisure Land along the Maiyegun- Lekki Beach Road.

It is being built over 4ha and will ultimately provide interconnection and data center services to West Africa’s fastest-growing city and commercial hub.

Lagos’ digital infrastructure is witnessing significant expansion with several data centers already commissioned or currently being built. Just two weeks ago, Governor Sanwo-Olu had also inaugurated the MDXi Lekki II Data Center of MainOne, an Equinix company.

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After Rio Tinto, De Beers also seals deals for diamond exploration in Angola

De Beers Group announced yesterday the signing of two Mineral Investment Contracts (MICs) with the Government of Angola for licence areas in north-eastern Angola. Both contracts formalize the award and exercise of mineral rights over a period of 35 years each, allowing De Beers Group to explore and mine diamonds in the southern African country. […]

MDXi Data Center has launched Lekki II Data Center expansion

Last week, MainOne further expanded its digital footprint in West Africa by launching its MDXi Lekki II Data Center. The expansion of the MDXi Lekki center by Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu notably followed the completion of MainOne’s acquisition by Equinix on April 5th. As a result, MainOne is now an Equinix company. Our plans include […]

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