SHELT Global Partners Galaxy Backbone on Cybersecurity Solutions in Nigeria.


By Na’ankwat Dariem.


Professor Muhammad Abubakar, MD of GBB and Mr. Youssef Abillama, MD of SHELT


SHELT Global Limited has announced a new partnership with Galaxy Backbone Limited and its wholly owned entity in Nigeria, Cyber Immune Limited to deliver cybersecurity solutions in Nigeria .

Both organisations gave the assurance that the the Managed Security Services, MSS partnership will lead the way to the development and deployment of technology initiatives and services in Nigeria.

Speaking on the partnership, Managing Director of SHELT Global Limited, Mr. Youssef Abillama, said, “this MSS partnership with leaders such as GBB in Nigeria proves that not only is the country keen on digitization but also eager to promote the security of its processes. We are happy to be a part of this journey with Galaxy Backbone.”

On his part, Managing Director, GBB, Professor Muhammad Abubakar, said “I am quite pleased about the partnership between our organization and SHELT.

“I am confident that this collaboration will further help deliver greater value to the cybersecurity space in Nigeria. Together, we will secure a Digital Nigeria.”

SHELT Global limited is a technologically advanced European based Managed Security Service provider (MSSP), offering a versatile range of cybersecurity services to and through leading institutions in Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Galaxy Backbone is a public enterprise of the Federal Government of Nigeria incorporated in 2006 with the primary mandate of setting up and operating a unified Information and Communication Technology (ICT) infrastructure platform that addresses the connectivity, transversal and other technology imperatives for Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of the Federal Government.

The company is also charged with operating a nationwide network backbone for the benefit of public and private organization and to help facilitate the digital inclusion of underserved areas and rural communities towards the realization of the SDGs goals.