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MTN takes legal action against NCC over fine.

Below is the communique sent to MTN staff and share holders. Herewith a further update on the fine imposed on MTN Nigeria and renewal of cautionary announcement: Further to the SENS announcement issued by the Company on 4 December 2015, shareholders are advised that all factors having a bearing on …

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MTN, Globacom, Etisalat violates porting time – NCC


The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Saturday said that MTN Nigeria, Globacom and Etisalat violated the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) process time obligations in the third quarter of 2015. The commission made this known in its `2015 3Q Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement Report’, obtained by NAN in Lagos. The regulatory …

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NCC extends MTN operating licence to 2021

Despite the $5.2bn (£2.7bn) facing the mobile phone company MTN in Nigeria, the authorities there have approved the renewal of its license up until 2021. The Nigerian Communications Commission said this will cost nearly $100m. On Monday, trading on MTN shares was briefly suspended on the Johannesburg stock exchange after …

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Jovago and MTN now offer Nigerians free internet services


In order to reduce data costs and boost e-commerce in Nigeria, Jovago – leading online hotel booking portal in Africa launched its free internet service with MTN, Africa’s leading cellular telecommunications company. The move means it won’t charge users of its mobile network for the data they consume while using …

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