Nigeria: MTN Set to Take Over Visafone Licence

By Ugo Onwuaso Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has begun the process for the transfer of the licence of Visafone Communications Limited to digital mobile operator, MTN Nigeria Communications Limited. It was gathered that the transfer of Visafone’s license would also involve the transfer of its frequencies to MTN.Towards this goal, the regulatory agency confirmed through… Read more Nigeria: MTN Set to Take Over Visafone Licence

5 things we can expect from the impending MTN Nigeria IPO

Following the fine imposed on MTN Nigeria by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the telecom company’s parent body, MTN Group lost its position as the most valued telecommunications company (telco) in Africa. The group also recorded its first loss in 20 years. One of the major reasons companies go public is to raise funds, but for… Read more 5 things we can expect from the impending MTN Nigeria IPO

MTN introduces music streaming service in Nigeria

[ad_1] April 20, 2018 • Online & Social, Top Stories, West Africa Music + streaming service Nigeria lands deal with Sony Music Music streaming service of telecommunications operator MTN, has entered into a partnership with Sony Music Entertainment to distribute on its platform in the Federal… [ad_2] Source link

Nigeria: MTN Restates Commitment to List On NSE in Six Months

By Emma Okonji with Agency Report MTN Group in South Africa has reiterated its commitment to list its Nigerian subsidiary on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in the next six months as part of the settlement of the $1 billion fine imposed on it in 2015 by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) over the failure… Read more Nigeria: MTN Restates Commitment to List On NSE in Six Months

$4.2bn claim by Turkcell “baseless”, “opportunistic” – MTN

MTN on Tuesday called a 4.2 billion-dollar claim by Turkcell in a South African court over a disputed Iranian mobile phone licence “opportunistic” and “baseless”, the company said on Tuesday after filing a defence plea. Turkcell first sued MTN in a U.S. court in 2012, alleging the company used bribery and wrongful influence to win… Read more $4.2bn claim by Turkcell “baseless”, “opportunistic” – MTN

Nigeria: MTN, Airtel, Ntel, 13 Other Firms Scramble for 9Mobile

By Emma Okonji The scramble to acquire 9mobile, Nigeria’s fourth largest network operator, promises to be very competitive, as 16 firms have submitted expressions of interest (EoIs) to Barclays to bid for 9mobile, THISDAY has learnt. Companies that have expressed interest in 9mobile, which until recently was Etisalat Nigeria Limited, until a debt default forced… Read more Nigeria: MTN, Airtel, Ntel, 13 Other Firms Scramble for 9Mobile