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Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless - Technology Trend
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless  Technology Trend

WiseGuyReports.com “Nigeria – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:06:32 GMT
Economic council offers new hope - The Punch
Economic council offers new hope  The Punch

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari's naming of an Economic Advisory Council on Monday instantly ignited hope that the administration's dreary management te...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 00:07:18 GMT
As UN Bans Inner City Press E-Asks Spox Dujarric of Cameroon Hong Kong UN Rapes Thailand Nigeria Fleming Bans Press SG Censors 800+ UNanswered - Inner City Press
As UN Bans Inner City Press E-Asks Spox Dujarric of Cameroon Hong Kong UN Rapes Thailand Nigeria Fleming Bans Press SG Censors 800+ UNanswered  Inner City Press

UNITED NATIONS GATE, Sept 20 – Inner City Press on 5 July 2018 was banned from entering the UN, the day after it filed a criminal complaint against UN ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:18:46 GMT
watch Rugby Free Australia vs Fiji Live Streaming Online Reddit Channel - thesportsdaily.com
watch Rugby Free Australia vs Fiji Live Streaming Online Reddit Channel  thesportsdaily.com

Check out all options to watch Australia vs Fiji live stream Reddit free online from any Countries with all official channels listed.


Sat, 21 Sep 2019 04:16:29 GMT
AfCFTA to boost intra-Africa trade — NPA boss - Guardian Nigeria
AfCFTA to boost intra-Africa trade — NPA boss  Guardian Nigeria

Hadiza Usman, on Monday said that the AfCFTA Agreement would help boost intra-Africa trade for Nigerian businesses.


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Active telecoms subscribers decreased by 72,782 in April – NCC - Pulse Nigeria
Active telecoms subscribers decreased by 72,782 in April – NCC  Pulse Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the active subscribers on the telecommunication networks reduced by 72782 in April 2019.


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fashion and champagne grace Nigeria polo party - Reuters
Fashion and champagne grace Nigeria polo party  Reuters

When polo comes to Lagos, the champagne flows and exuberant fashion colors adorn the green fields.


Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - Yahoo Finance
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  Yahoo Finance

NEW YORK , June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nigeria has one of the largest telecom markets in Africa , supported by the second largest economy on the ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Thousands flee Nigerian city into Cameroon fearing militant attack: UNHCR - Reuters
Thousands flee Nigerian city into Cameroon fearing militant attack: UNHCR  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - Around 30,000 people fled into Cameroon at the weekend from the Nigerian city of Rann, fearing an attack by Boko Haram militants, the ...


Tue, 29 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian mobile phone subscriber base falls by 49060 in April - Telecompaper
Nigerian mobile phone subscriber base falls by 49060 in April  Telecompaper

The number of mobile phone subscribers in Nigeria decreased by 49060 in April to 173.38 million from 173.43 million in March, according to the Nigerian ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Cameroon, Nigeria, Chad, Niger Deploy Troops After Fresh Attack - Voice of America
Cameroon, Nigeria, Chad, Niger Deploy Troops After Fresh Attack  Voice of America

The Multi-National Joint Task Force of the Lake Chad Basin Commission has deployed troops after suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked a northern ...


Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Active subscribers near 173m in December – NCC - Pulse Nigeria
Active subscribers near 173m in December – NCC  Pulse Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says there were 172871094 active subscribers on the telecommunication networks in December 2018, ...


Sat, 19 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market, 2019 - Nigeria Updates Broadband Penetration Target for 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Nigeria's Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market, 2019 - Nigeria Updates Broadband Penetration Target for 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 4-MTN Nigeria to list shares in Lagos in $6 bln flotation - Reuters
UPDATE 4-MTN Nigeria to list shares in Lagos in $6 bln flotation  Reuters

The Nigerian business of South Africa's MTN Group said it would start trading its existing shares worth about $6 billion in Lagos on Thursday, ahead of its plan ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Active internet subscribers in Nigeria hit 169m in Nov - The Punch
Active internet subscribers in Nigeria hit 169m in Nov  The Punch

The Nigerian Communications Commission says there are 169104830 active subscribers on the telecommunications networks in November, as against 165...


Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Dozens die in petrol tanker blast in Nigeria - BBC News
Dozens die in petrol tanker blast in Nigeria  BBC News

A crashed tanker is said to have exploded as people gathered at the scene to siphon off petrol.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What Africa's Richest Man Thinks Would Make Africa Rich - TIME
What Africa's Richest Man Thinks Would Make Africa Rich  TIME

Africa's richest man on his plans to bring jobs to the continent—and buy the Arsenal soccer team.


Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom sells Nigeria unit at major loss - Fin24
Telkom sells Nigeria unit at major loss  Fin24

Telkom, which has been embroiled in a dispute over its troubled Multi-Links unit, will sell it for $10m - after paying $410m for the business.


Tue, 28 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom acquires full control of Multi-Links - Mail & Guardian Online
Telkom acquires full control of Multi-Links  Mail & Guardian Online

South African fixed-line telephone operator Telkom's expansion of its footprint on the African continent took another step forward on Thursday with the ...


Thu, 22 Jan 2009 08:00:00 GMT
Cameroon Authorities Detain 30 Nigerians Allegedly Linked to Boko Haram - Voice of America
Cameroon Authorities Detain 30 Nigerians Allegedly Linked to Boko Haram  Voice of America

Cameroon authorities have detained 30 Nigerians who crossed the border Saturday on suspicion of links to Boko Haram Islamist militants.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Coza's Biodun Fatoyinbo: Nigeria outrage as rape accused pastor returns - BBC News
Coza's Biodun Fatoyinbo: Nigeria outrage as rape accused pastor returns  BBC News

Biodun Fatoyinbo stepped aside in July after a celebrity photographer accused him of assaulting her.


Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Thousands flee as militants kill more than 100 soldiers in northeast Nigeria: aid agencies - Reuters
Thousands flee as militants kill more than 100 soldiers in northeast Nigeria: aid agencies  Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - Armed groups have killed more than 100 soldiers and seized a huge stock of weapons in clashes in northeast Nigeria since Dec.


Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria could lose $6bn from 'corrupt' oil deal linked to fraud - BBC News
Nigeria could lose $6bn from 'corrupt' oil deal linked to fraud  BBC News

A court in Milan is considering charges of corruption against Eni and Shell in a controversial oil deal that led to Nigeria losing an estimated $6bn. The campaign ...


Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria set for highest oil exports to Europe in seven months on North Sea outages - Reuters
Nigeria set for highest oil exports to Europe in seven months on North Sea outages  Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Outages at North Sea oilfields have helped put competing Nigerian oil on pace to arrive in Europe at the highest levels in seven months in ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telephone subscribers increase to 174m in Jan – NCC - Pulse Nigeria
Telephone subscribers increase to 174m in Jan – NCC  Pulse Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), says there was 174012136 active subscribers on the telecommunication networks in January 2019, ...


Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Six reasons why so many buildings collapse - BBC News
Six reasons why so many buildings collapse  BBC News

A building containing a school collapsed in the Nigerian city of Lagos, killing at least 20 people. Why?


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: SA Firm Acquires Multilinks for $280m - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: SA Firm Acquires Multilinks for $280m  AllAfrica.com

South African fixed-line operator Telkom has confirmed that it has bought 75 percent of Multilinks for $280 million to expand further outside its home base.


Sat, 24 Mar 2007 07:00:00 GMT
Five things about Nigeria: The superpower with no power - BBC News
Five things about Nigeria: The superpower with no power  BBC News

What do you know about Africa's most-populous nation and largest economy?


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo steps aside over rape allegations - BBC News
Nigerian pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo steps aside over rape allegations  BBC News

Activists say the allegations against Biodun Fatoyinbo have triggered Nigeria's #MeToo movement.


Mon, 01 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NCC to decommission 693 abandoned telecoms masts - Guardian Nigeria
NCC to decommission 693 abandoned telecoms masts  Guardian Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) may decommission about 693 telecoms masts alleged to have been abandoned in several parts of the ...


Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
From Nigeria to Zanzibar, Africa quietly played a critical role in US moon landing - Global Voices
From Nigeria to Zanzibar, Africa quietly played a critical role in US moon landing  Global Voices

In Kano, Nigeria, a boy rides a camel against the backdrop of NASA's space station, one of 18 Project Mercury space stations strategically placed along the ...


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Multi-Links Telkom Begins Broadband Internet Services in Lagos - All Africa ICT
Nigeria: Multi-Links Telkom Begins Broadband Internet Services in Lagos  All Africa ICT

Fixed wireless phone operator, Multi-Links Telkom last week rolled out its broadband EVDO package, an innovative Internet *service* that would ensure a ...


Mon, 24 Nov 2008 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian Tunde Jegede wants to redefine African classical music - BBC News
Nigerian Tunde Jegede wants to redefine African classical music  BBC News

British-Nigerian composer and multi-instrumentalist Tunde Jegede is redefining African classical music.


Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Multi-million projects to northern states meant to promote unity, NNPC explains - Vanguard
Multi-million projects to northern states meant to promote unity, NNPC explains  Vanguard

Nigeria News - The President/Founder of Belemaoil Producing Ltd. (BPL) Mr. Jack-Rich Tein, Jr., has explained that the Nigerian National Petroleum.


Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kenya, Cameroon Militaries Fighting Terrorism Through Development - Voice of America
Kenya, Cameroon Militaries Fighting Terrorism Through Development  Voice of America

A delegation from the Kenyan military is sharing experience on how the Cameroon military engineering corps has taken over road construction projects in Boko ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Atiku Abubakar - the Nigerian operator who knows how to make money - BBC News
Atiku Abubakar - the Nigerian operator who knows how to make money  BBC News

The man aiming to wrest the Nigerian presidency from Muhammadu Buhari has built a career circling the summits of public life. Atiku Abubakar has been a top ...


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Navy arrest vessels transporting two million litres of stolen diesel, seven crew members - Daily Post Nigeria
Navy arrest vessels transporting two million litres of stolen diesel, seven crew members  Daily Post Nigeria

Authorities of the Central Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy says it arrested four vessels with large barge transporting about two million litres of suspe.


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
willy wonka elevators could create multi-level 'hanging cities' in the future - Designboom
willy wonka elevators could create multi-level 'hanging cities' in the future  Designboom

danish architecture studio squareone shares the world's first vision of a multi-storied city based on a four-way elevator system. 'hanging cities' consists of ...


Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-MTN to list Nigerian unit towards April and May - MTN Nigeria CEO - Reuters
UPDATE 1-MTN to list Nigerian unit towards April and May - MTN Nigeria CEO  Reuters

Adds details, changes dateline to Lagos from Abuja)


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Tiffany Trump Reportedly Has A New Boyfriend - InStyle
Tiffany Trump Reportedly Has A New Boyfriend  InStyle

It seems that Tiffany Trump has a new man in her life. According to Page Six, the 25-year-old has been “quietly dating” billionaire Michael Boulos, whom she met ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Jamaica and Nigeria connect in Walshy Fire’s “No Negative Vibes” video - The FADER
Jamaica and Nigeria connect in Walshy Fire’s “No Negative Vibes” video  The FADER

Veteran Jamaican artist Walshy Fire premieres a new video featuring Runtown and Alkaline and talks about the diasporic approach to his forthcoming album, ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Islamic State insurgents overrun northeast Nigerian town: security sources - Reuters
Islamic State insurgents overrun northeast Nigerian town: security sources  Reuters

Islamic State West Africa (ISWA) insurgents overran the town of Rann in northeastern Nigeria on Monday evening, security sources said, a blow to President ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Eni and Shell face new Nigeria action - Petroleum Economist
Eni and Shell face new Nigeria action  Petroleum Economist

The Nigerian government's decision to formally launch a $1.1bn claim against Shell and Eni in UK courts, relating to funds allegedly misappropriated for bribes ...


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN affair casts shadow over Nigeria's economy, say analysts - Mail & Guardian
MTN affair casts shadow over Nigeria's economy, say analysts  Mail & Guardian

For the time being, MTN does not appear to have any intention of reviewing its presence in Nigeria. (George Osodi/ Bloomberg). Comments. Nigeria's decision ...


Sun, 02 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In Nigeria's Lagos, aquatic weed plagues waterways - EWN
In Nigeria's Lagos, aquatic weed plagues waterways  EWN

The spread of the invasive species of fast-growing plant is not only damaging transport links in Nigeria's economic capital, built on a lagoon dotted with islands.


Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Genevieve Nnaji Makes History With Netflix's First Nigerian Original Film 'Lionheart' - Essence
Genevieve Nnaji Makes History With Netflix's First Nigerian Original Film 'Lionheart'  Essence

The star tells ESSENCE that she was ready to get behind the camera after decades as Nollywood's biggest star. "Lionheart" is streaming now.


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NFL's Jay Ajayi on Nigeria's role in Super Bowl win - BBC News
NFL's Jay Ajayi on Nigeria's role in Super Bowl win  BBC News

The Philadelphia Eagles had never won the Super Bowl before, but British-Nigerian athlete Jay Ajayi helped to end that record.


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian politician Ibori loses appeal against UK graft conviction - Reuters UK
Nigerian politician Ibori loses appeal against UK graft conviction  Reuters UK

A Nigerian politician who was jailed in Britain for laundering tens of millions of dollars in stolen public funds through British banks and properties lost an appeal ...


Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 2-South Africa's MTN pays $53 mln to settle $8.1 bln Nigeria dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 2-South Africa's MTN pays $53 mln to settle $8.1 bln Nigeria dispute  Reuters

South African telecoms operator MTN Group has agreed to make a $53 million payment to resolve a dispute in Nigeria, it said on Monday, ending a four-month ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Letter from Africa: The link between earth tremors, God and Nigeria's elections - BBC News
Letter from Africa: The link between earth tremors, God and Nigeria's elections  BBC News

In our series of letters from Africa, Nigerian writer and novelist Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani considers why some earth tremors in Nigeria's capital caused such a stir.


Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom Announces Roadmap to Drive Future of Nigerian Telecoms | Markets Insider - Markets Insider
Globacom Announces Roadmap to Drive Future of Nigerian Telecoms | Markets Insider  Markets Insider

LAGOS, Nigeria, February 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Globacom has announced a roadmap to drive the future of Nigeria's telecommunication sector, including a ...


Wed, 06 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-MTN converts Nigerian unit to public company before planned listing - Reuters
UPDATE 1-MTN converts Nigerian unit to public company before planned listing  Reuters

South African telecoms firm MTN has converted its Nigerian unit into a public company before its planned listing on the Nigerian bourse in the first half of the ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is Facebook undermining democracy in Africa? - BBC News
Is Facebook undermining democracy in Africa?  BBC News

Facebook is under fire in Africa for undermining democracy, with critics saying the social media giant has allowed its platform to be weaponised for co-ordinated ...


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Piracy in West Africa: The world's most dangerous seas? - BBC News
Piracy in West Africa: The world's most dangerous seas?  BBC News

The seas off West Africa's oil-rich coastline are now the most dangerous in the world for shipping, according to a new report. One Earth Future, which produces ...


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Helios acquires Multi-Links - Vanguard
Helios acquires Multi-Links  Vanguard

By Prince Osuagwu LAGOS — Helios Investment Partners, HIP, owners of Helios Towers Nigeria, Friday, returned Multilink telecommunications company back ...


Thu, 17 Nov 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Boko Haram claims attack on northeast Nigerian town of Rann: video - Reuters
Boko Haram claims attack on northeast Nigerian town of Rann: video  Reuters

Maiduguri (Reuters) - Islamist insurgency Boko Haram has claimed it carried out Monday's attack on the northeast Nigerian town of Rann, according to a video ...


Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
West Africa finds an unlikely home in Silicon Valley - Grit Daily
West Africa finds an unlikely home in Silicon Valley  Grit Daily

Denise Williams is on a mission to build an economic prosperity bridge between the tech mecca of the world, the Silicon Valley, and the emerging countries.


Sun, 21 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Letter from Africa: Nigeria - a young country for old men - BBC News
Letter from Africa: Nigeria - a young country for old men  BBC News

In our series of letters from African journalists, editor-in-chief of Nigeria's Daily Trust newspaper Mannir Dan Ali looks at why a country where more than half the ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Stream Beyoncé's 'The Lion King: The Gift' Album - NPR
Stream Beyoncé's 'The Lion King: The Gift' Album  NPR

The musical superstar continues to challenge herself while elevating global artists for an album inspired by the new remake of The Lion King, in theaters now.


Fri, 19 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria and MTN trade legal arguments over $2bn tax bill - Reuters
Nigeria and MTN trade legal arguments over $2bn tax bill  Reuters

Lawyers representing Nigeria's attorney general on Tuesday appeared in court to argue that telecoms company MTN Group did not have grounds to oppose a ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How I survived STROKE —Ex-NITEL, Multi-Links executive director - The Nation Newspaper
How I survived STROKE —Ex-NITEL, Multi-Links executive director  The Nation Newspaper

Chief Ezekiel Fatoye, an engineer, has remained a strong force in the telecommunication industry in Nigeria for four decades. Even as a septuagenarian, he is ...


Sat, 15 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria vs. France, Women’s World Cup: Live stream, game time thread, how to watch - Black And Red United
Nigeria vs. France, Women’s World Cup: Live stream, game time thread, how to watch  Black And Red United

There are some intriguing possibilities in both of Group A's final games, with France and Nigeria probably garnering the major focus. An upset there could have ...


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Climate Change Threatens the World’s Food Supply, United Nations Warns - The New York Times
Climate Change Threatens the World’s Food Supply, United Nations Warns  The New York Times

The world's land is being exploited at an “unprecedented” rate, a United Nations report on climate change warns, putting pressure on food production and ...


Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Soros-backed private equity firm in Nigerian telecoms dispute - Telegraph.co.uk
Soros-backed private equity firm in Nigerian telecoms dispute  Telegraph.co.uk

A private equity firm backed by George Soros, Lord Rothschild and former US defence secretary Madeleine Albright is struggling to get paid for its flagship ...


Sun, 22 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Cheaper phones will ring the changes in Nigeria’s potent market - Financial Times
Cheaper phones will ring the changes in Nigeria’s potent market  Financial Times

Etisalat Nigeria, the country's fourth-largest mobile phone company, ran into trouble in July when debts pushed the business to the brink. That should have been ...


Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
‘Chems_USA’ Pleads Guilty to Bitcoin-Enabled Dark Web Opioid Conspiracy - Cointelegraph
‘Chems_USA’ Pleads Guilty to Bitcoin-Enabled Dark Web Opioid Conspiracy  Cointelegraph

A Florida man has pled guilty to participating in a multi-million dollar Bitcoin-enabled drug-dealing and money laundering network.


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MMM ponzi Nigeria: Mavrodi death greeted with cheers and despair - Quartz
MMM ponzi Nigeria: Mavrodi death greeted with cheers and despair  Quartz

In most Nigerian cultures, the news of the death a person; important or otherwise, usually sparks collective sorrow, sober reflection and then depending on the ...


Tue, 03 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Roundup: Paga goes global and 4 startups raise $99M in VC - TechCrunch
Africa Roundup: Paga goes global and 4 startups raise $99M in VC  TechCrunch

Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More posts by this contributor Africa focused ...


Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
The beautiful ways different cultures sign emails - BBC News
The beautiful ways different cultures sign emails  BBC News

Depending on where you live, the words you use to sign off your email could be just as important as the *content*.


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Media Advisory: Transparency International to release Africa corruption survey on 11 July, 2019 - Transparency International
Media Advisory: Transparency International to release Africa corruption survey on 11 July, 2019  Transparency International

Issued by Transparency International Secretariat. Translations: FR. As government ministers, development professionals and civil society gather at the United ...


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
ED gets go ahead to extradite Sandesaras from Nigeria, Italy in Rs 8100 crore fraud case - India Today
ED gets go ahead to extradite Sandesaras from Nigeria, Italy in Rs 8100 crore fraud case  India Today

Nitin Sandesara, Chetan Kumar Sandesara, Hitesh Kumar Patel and Dipti Sandesara are prime accused in the case, who the investigative agencies want to ...


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Violence fears in Nigeria's Rivers State as elections approach - News24
Violence fears in Nigeria's Rivers State as elections approach  News24

Fears are growing about a rise in political violence in Nigeria's oil-rich Rivers State as general elections approach next year after a series of incidents targeting ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How cough syrup in Nigeria is creating a generation of addicts - BBC News
How cough syrup in Nigeria is creating a generation of addicts  BBC News

When the younger brother of the BBC's Ruona Meyer became addicted to cough syrup, she began to investigate the men who make and sell opioid-based ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria and Challenge of a Two Party System - Vanguard
Nigeria and Challenge of a Two Party System  Vanguard

Democracy as a system of government thrives on plurality of opinions. As a government of the people and by the people, freedom of expression and liberty of ...


Sat, 06 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Still Becoming: At Home In Lagos With Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - esquire.com
Still Becoming: At Home In Lagos With Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie  esquire.com

The novelist has lived in Lagos on and off for a decade. Here, she reflects on life in Nigeria's biggest city.


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
13 killed in Nigeria building collapse - News24
13 killed in Nigeria building collapse  News24

Thirteen people in central Nigeria died after a three-storey residential building collapsed after torrential rain, emergency workers say.


Tue, 16 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian Navy arrests 4 vessels laden with 2m litres of illegally refined diesel - Legit.ng
Nigerian Navy arrests 4 vessels laden with 2m litres of illegally refined diesel  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? The authorities of the Central Naval Command (CNC) of the Nigerian Navy have arrested four different vessels carrying about 2 million litres ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Anti-narcotics officers arrest 33 Nigerians posing as students in Nairobi - Standard Digital
Anti-narcotics officers arrest 33 Nigerians posing as students in Nairobi  Standard Digital

Thirty-three Nigerians were arrested in Nairobi for being in the country illegally.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Food ads stir questions in Nigeria about gender roles - News24
Food ads stir questions in Nigeria about gender roles  News24

Adverts in Nigeria depicting career women gleefully juggling their job with kitchen duties have sparked a heated debate about gender roles in the fast-changing ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
I built a multi-million dollar firm because l learned a lot from my mistakes — Dickson, entrepreneur - Vanguard
I built a multi-million dollar firm because l learned a lot from my mistakes — Dickson, entrepreneur  Vanguard

Third is to ensure your product answers peoples' core problems or frustration points (the more niche the harder for user penetration)


Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
We’re investigating 1,500 Nigerians with assets in Dubai –SPIP chairman - The Punch
We’re investigating 1,500 Nigerians with assets in Dubai –SPIP chairman  The Punch

The Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel on Recovery of Public Property, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, speaks on the perceived controv...


Sun, 11 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom goes after former boss - TechCentral
Telkom goes after former boss  TechCentral

Telkom has accused the former MD of its international business unit, Thami Msimango, and well-known businessman Mthunzi Mdwaba of violating South ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Letter from Africa: Why Nigeria needs multi-lingual soldiers - BBC News
Letter from Africa: Why Nigeria needs multi-lingual soldiers  BBC News

In our series of letters from African journalists, the editor-in-chief of Nigeria's Daily Trust newspaper, Mannir Dan Ali, says instead of shouting to be heard, ...


Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Capital Outflows From Major Crypto Exchanges Exceeded Inflows by ~$622 Mln in Recent Days - Cointelegraph
Capital Outflows From Major Crypto Exchanges Exceeded Inflows by ~$622 Mln in Recent Days  Cointelegraph

TokenAnalyst estimates that capital outflows from major crypto exchanges have exceeded inflows by ~$622 million over the past 5 days.


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Kidnapping: 'a huge issue in Nigeria' - Church Times
Kidnapping: 'a huge issue in Nigeria'  Church Times

KIDNAPPINGS that are affecting families in north Nigeria — sometimes accompanied by multi-million-pound ransoms — are receiving scant publicity, the ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ahmed Patel's son-in-law grilled by ED in multi-crore Sterling Biotech fraud case - The Financial Express
Ahmed Patel's son-in-law grilled by ED in multi-crore Sterling Biotech fraud case  The Financial Express

The alleged Rs 14500-crore bank loan fraud is said to have been perpetrated by the Vadodara-based pharma firm and its main promoters - Nitin Sandesara, ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE: Testing shows nearly 291 grams of fentanyl seized - WTAP-TV
UPDATE: Testing shows nearly 291 grams of fentanyl seized  WTAP-TV

The United States Attorney Mike Stuart says that's enough fentanyl to kill nearly 150000 people.


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
arch out loud releases results of waste multi-purpose stadium competition - Designboom
arch out loud releases results of waste multi-purpose stadium competition  Designboom

in its latest speculative open ideas architecture competition, arch out loud has challenged participants to design a new multi-purpose stadium at the former ...


Thu, 24 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
I started multi-million naira company from school bedr... - Vanguard News - Vanguard
I started multi-million naira company from school bedr... - Vanguard News  Vanguard

Abayomi Lambo is the son of late famous Nigerian Professor of Psychiatry and Deputy Director-General, World Health Organisation, WHO, Thomas Adeoye ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telkom lost over R7 billion in Multi-Links failure - MyBroadband
Telkom lost over R7 billion in Multi-Links failure  MyBroadband

Telkom's failed Multi-Link transaction in Nigeria has cost the company over R7 billion, Communications Minister Roy Padayachie said on Monday.


Mon, 25 Jul 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Multicoin Leads $20 Million Round for Speed-Focused Solana Blockchain - CoinDesk
Multicoin Leads $20 Million Round for Speed-Focused Solana Blockchain  CoinDesk

Promising Layer 2 speeds on a Layer 1 platform, Solana has raised a $20 million Series A to build a blockchain meant to operate on the mass scale of the world ...


Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Microsoft Office 365 Accounts Under Attack -- What You Need To Know - Forbes
Microsoft Office 365 Accounts Under Attack -- What You Need To Know  Forbes

Security researchers have seen a startling rise in attacks against Microsoft Office 365 accounts. Here's what they found and how you can keep the hackers out...


Thu, 02 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Scam Alert: Fake Job Recruiters Tried to Catfish Us, Here’s What Happened - How-To Geek
Scam Alert: Fake Job Recruiters Tried to Catfish Us, Here’s What Happened  How-To Geek

Fake recruiters are catfishing desperate job-seekers, seducing them with the promise of a high-paying job before stealing their money and identity. We recently ...


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Shell to negotiate multi-million sale of Nigerian oil assets - News for the Oil and Gas Sector - Energy Voice
Shell to negotiate multi-million sale of Nigerian oil assets - News for the Oil and Gas Sector  Energy Voice

Shell is in talks to sell two Nigerian oil licenses in an area that's at the heart of environmental and human rights controversies for $2 billion, according to people ...


Mon, 23 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Meet Dubai multi-millionaire expat, once a house-wife and vendor | Uae - Gulf News
Meet Dubai multi-millionaire expat, once a house-wife and vendor | Uae  Gulf News

Dubai: Ishwari Srichand Tourani came to Dubai in 1959 with a five-month-old baby in her arms. She left her other daughter, Nilu Mulchandi, who was five years ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Email scam: Nigerian 'ran ring from Sydney detention centre' - BBC News
Email scam: Nigerian 'ran ring from Sydney detention centre'  BBC News

Australian police have charged a man they say was running a multi-million dollar email scam from inside an immigration detention centre in Sydney.


Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
3 Mirrorless Cameras Tested: Canon EOS R, Sony A7III, Nikon Z6 - WIRED
3 Mirrorless Cameras Tested: Canon EOS R, Sony A7III, Nikon Z6  WIRED

Recent innovations—and several new entries—make mirrorless cameras a category worth watching.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Yellow fever – Nigeria - World Health Organization
Yellow fever – Nigeria  World Health Organization

On 14 September 2017, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) informed WHO of a confirmed case of yellow fever in Kwara State. On 15 September, an ...


Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Afcon 2019 broadcasts to reach new heights on SuperSport - SuperSport
Afcon 2019 broadcasts to reach new heights on SuperSport  SuperSport

With first-class analysts to assess a first-class tournament, SuperSport plans for the looming Africa Cup of Nations to set new broadcast standards for the event.


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bitcoin Price Gains for 8th Straight Session, Extending 2019's Longest Streak - Coindesk
Bitcoin Price Gains for 8th Straight Session, Extending 2019's Longest Streak  Coindesk

Bitcoin's meteoric 2019 rally may have shown signs of cooling Wednesday, but that didn't stop the cryptocurrency from ending the day in the green. In fact, the ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Airtel Nigeria donates phones, Sims, airtime to South Africa returnees - Telecompaper
Airtel Nigeria donates phones, Sims, airtime to South Africa returnees  Telecompaper

Airtel Nigeria has donated phones bundled with Sims and airtime to the second batch of returnees who arrived from South Africa on 18 September. Airtel said ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:25:00 GMT
Mobile money in Nigeria a boost for Airtel - ITWeb Africa
Mobile money in Nigeria a boost for Airtel  ITWeb Africa

Airtel Africa has upped up its subscriber base on the continent by 9% to 99.7 million, with growth in overall revenue and average revenue per user for mobile ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa data and mobile money penetration to double in next 5 years - Business Standard
Airtel Africa data and mobile money penetration to double in next 5 years  Business Standard

Airtel Africa's data and mobile money penetration are set to almost double in the next four to five years, feel analysts. Airtel is Africa's second-largest telecom ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel overtakes Globacom, mobile subscription peaks at 174.67m - The Punch
Airtel overtakes Globacom, mobile subscription peaks at 174.67m  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Nigeria's major telecommunications operators recorded a total of 174.67million subscribers in July, the latest monthly report on subs...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NSE indices sustain negative outlook, amid Airtel price loss - Premium Times
NSE indices sustain negative outlook, amid Airtel price loss  Premium Times

Airtel recorded the highest loss, dropping by 10 per cent to close at N283.50 per share.


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 18:36:00 GMT
Airtel Africa crosses 100-million subscriber mark - Livemint
Airtel Africa crosses 100-million subscriber mark  Livemint

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel's Africa arm has crossed the 100-million customer mark across its operations in the continent, the company said in a statement on ...


Wed, 28 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Just in: Airtel leaves behind Globacom, becomes Nigeria’s second largest network - Vanguard
Just in: Airtel leaves behind Globacom, becomes Nigeria’s second largest network  Vanguard

Nigeria News - The second-largest telecommunications *service* provider position in Nigeria has been taken from Globacom by Airtel Nigeria.


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Nigerian stocks end winning streak after index hit six-week high - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Nigerian stocks end winning streak after index hit six-week high  Reuters

(Adds index closing value, background). ABUJA, Sept 16 (Reuters) - Nigerian stocks shed 0.74% on Monday, erasing gains posted in early trades as Airtel ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:16:00 GMT
Efienamokwu emerges CEO, Universal McCann Nigeria - The Punch
Efienamokwu emerges CEO, Universal McCann Nigeria  The Punch

Anna Okon Universal McCann Lagos says it has appointed Austin Efienamokwu as chief executive Officer . The firm noted in a statement that Efiena...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 00:03:00 GMT
SA returnees get free phones, airtime - TheCable
SA returnees get free phones, airtime  TheCable

The second batch of returnees who arrived from South Africa on Wednesday got phones bundled with SIMs and airtime from Airtel Nigeria. The company said ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 22:37:00 GMT
Airtel, Views Channel join forces for youth-oriented contents - Vanguard
Airtel, Views Channel join forces for youth-oriented contents  Vanguard

Nigeria News - Few weeks after the first anniversary of Views Channel, a youth oriented channel on StarTimes platform, Maxima Media Group.


Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africas mobile money, data growth to double by 2024: Experts - Business Standard
Airtel Africas mobile money, data growth to double by 2024: Experts  Business Standard

Read more about Airtel Africa's mobile money, data growth to double by 2024: Experts on Business Standard. The operator continues to invest in the 4G network ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Teamwork, thinking outside the box help me overcome challenges – Damilare Ayeni - The Punch
Teamwork, thinking outside the box help me overcome challenges – Damilare Ayeni  The Punch

Damilare Ayeni is a network developer with Airtel Nigeria. He tells DAVID OLADUNJOYE about his job Tell us about your educational background. I h...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to list in Nigeria on Tuesday - Livemint
Airtel Africa to list in Nigeria on Tuesday  Livemint

Lagos: Airtel Africa shares will be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange on Tuesday, the bourse said, after it postponed the $4.4 billion listing last week.


Mon, 08 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Senior Nigerian Naval officer missing - Premium Times
Senior Nigerian Naval officer missing  Premium Times

Navy Commander Ogundana went missing four months after another naval officer was found dead at the same at the Armed Forces Command and Staff College ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:56:00 GMT
Nigeria's EFCC busts internet fraudster on FBI's 'most wanted' list - Africanews English
Nigeria's EFCC busts internet fraudster on FBI's 'most wanted' list  Africanews English

Nigeria's anti-graft body, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Friday announced the arrest of a top internet fraudster wanted by United ...


Sat, 31 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa Airtel Becomes Nigeria’s Third-Biggest Company: Chart - Bloomberg
Africa Airtel Becomes Nigeria’s Third-Biggest Company: Chart  Bloomberg

Bharti Airtel Ltd.'s African unit is listing in Nigeria on Tuesday, after raising about $750 million in London at the end of last month. The continent's second-largest ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ex??ploitation, theft affecting telecom service quality – Operators - The Punch
Ex??ploitation, theft affecting telecom service quality – Operators  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Exploitation by the three tiers of government and individuals, theft of equipment and insurgency have been identified as factors resp...


Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:07:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria deepens internet connectivity by offering a new data plan - Comms MEA
Airtel Nigeria deepens internet connectivity by offering a new data plan  Comms MEA

The definitive step will help with broadband connectivity in homes and offices. - Services, Technology, Airtel, Nigeria, Internet, *Service*, 4G.


Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN launches first mobile money operations in Nigeria - The Citizen
MTN launches first mobile money operations in Nigeria  The Citizen

Africa's largest provider MTN on Thursday became the first telecommunications firm to launch a mobile money operation in Nigeria, a move opening up transfers ...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to confirm your SIM card registration status to avoid being blocked by NCC - Legit.ng
How to confirm your SIM card registration status to avoid being blocked by NCC  Legit.ng

On Thursday, September 12, Dr Isa Patami, the minister of communication, said the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) had been directed to block ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:55:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to list on Nigerian stock exchange - Africanews English
Airtel Africa to list on Nigerian stock exchange  Africanews English

The Nigerian Stock Exchange on Friday said the secondary listing of Airtel Africa shares planned for July 5 had been postponed to ensure the telecoms ...


Sat, 06 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Universal McCann Nigeria appoints Austin Efienamokwu as new CEO - Vanguard
Universal McCann Nigeria appoints Austin Efienamokwu as new CEO  Vanguard

Nigeria News - The turnarround efforts at Universal McCann Lagos (UM) has finally climaxed with the appointment of Austin Efienamokwu.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:40:00 GMT
EFCC directs operatives to track down 77 FBI-indicted Nigerians - Legit.ng
EFCC directs operatives to track down 77 FBI-indicted Nigerians  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has directed its operatives to begin manhunt of the 77 Nigerians indicted by a ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian equities dip after Airtel listing - CNBCAfrica.com
Nigerian equities dip after Airtel listing  CNBCAfrica.com

Nigeria's equities markets are down over one per cent as Airtel Africa finally lists its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Ayodele Akinwunmi, Head of ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What Airtel Africa listing means for Nigeria's telecoms sector - CNBCAfrica.com
What Airtel Africa listing means for Nigeria's telecoms sector  CNBCAfrica.com

As Airtel gets set to list on the Nigerian Stock Exchange tomorrow, Olusola Teniola, President of the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria introduces 4G smartphones - IT News Africa
Airtel Nigeria introduces 4G smartphones  IT News Africa

Nigerian Telecommunications provider, Airtel, announced on Wednesday, 24 July 2019, the introduction of two new 4G Smartphones — the Airtel Diva and ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
FBI, EFCC Arrest 16 Fraudsters As Magu Says Nigeria's 'Yahoo Boys' Relocating To Ghana - SaharaReporters.com
FBI, EFCC Arrest 16 Fraudsters As Magu Says Nigeria's 'Yahoo Boys' Relocating To Ghana  SaharaReporters.com

Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the EFCC, said this on Friday while hosting the Chairman, Nigerians in the Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, ...


Sat, 24 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: After Initial Hiccups, 315 More Nigerians Return From S'africa - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: After Initial Hiccups, 315 More Nigerians Return From S'africa  AllAfrica.com

Nigeria's major carrier, Air Peace, Wednesday evacuated another batch of 315 Nigerians from South Africa as a result of the xenophobic attacks on blacks from ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 07:25:49 GMT
Airtel may be beating MTN to launching a payment service bank in Nigeria - Techpoint Africa
Airtel may be beating MTN to launching a payment service bank in Nigeria  Techpoint Africa

It appears Airtel Nigeria is beating MTN to the launching of a Payment *Service* Bank (PSB) in Nigeria. Apparently, Airtel is currently recruiting hundreds of people ...


Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN unveils mobile financial services subsidiary - The Punch
MTN unveils mobile financial services subsidiary  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa MTN Nigeria is set to unveil its new subsidiary, Y'ello Digital Financial *Service* Limited and mobile money services today. The telco...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
174m telecom subscribers spent N261bn on airtime in August - Daily Trust
174m telecom subscribers spent N261bn on airtime in August  Daily Trust

Telcos may lose N14bn to 9m SIMs deactivation. About 174.7 million telecom subscribers in the country spent at least N261billion on airtime last month.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 02:44:00 GMT
‘Banks must reposition for relevance’ - The Punch
‘Banks must reposition for relevance’  The Punch

Nike Popoola The banking sector is going through repositioning which informed the need for operators to reposition for relevance. This need was h...


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria set to apply for basic banking licence - Mobile World Live
Airtel Nigeria set to apply for basic banking licence  Mobile World Live

Bharti Airtel's Nigeria unit became the latest operator to unveil plans to launch its own mobile money platform, as authorities in the country prepare to relax ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa plans Nigeria listing too - BusinessLine
Airtel Africa plans Nigeria listing too  BusinessLine

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel has said that its subsidiary Airtel Africa expects to raise at least $750 million (around ?5,189 crore) through an initial public ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Xenophobia: What Nigerian govt gives to returnees from South Africa – Official - Premium Times
Xenophobia: What Nigerian govt gives to returnees from South Africa – Official  Premium Times

Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Executive Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), has urged state governments to ensure proper reintegration ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 07:37:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria files application for listing on NSE - The Punch
Airtel Nigeria files application for listing on NSE  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa with agency report. Airtel Nigeria has officially filed an application with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the listing of its shares on the ...


Wed, 19 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
#ADSCon2019 : Africa Digital Sports Conference set for Friday 20 September - Latest Sports News In Nigeria - Brila
#ADSCon2019 : Africa Digital Sports Conference set for Friday 20 September - Latest Sports News In Nigeria  Brila

Lagos, Nigeria:The maiden edition of the Africa Digital Sports (ADSCon2019) is set to kick-off this Friday 20 September and will run till 21 September at the Four ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:20:00 GMT
Unity Bank, Airtel Africa, others lead stock market's N100b loss - Guardian Nigeria
Unity Bank, Airtel Africa, others lead stock market's N100b loss  Guardian Nigeria

NSE reopened on a downturn yesterday, following losses suffered by most bluechip stocks, especially Unity Bank and Airtel Africa.


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 03:37:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria launches home broadband service - Telecompaper
Airtel Nigeria launches home broadband service  Telecompaper

Airtel Nigeria said it has rolled out its home broadband *service* across the country, making Airtel the first operator to launch home broadband plans in all 36 ...


Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
RoW, electricity challenges account for 70% of operators' costs - Guardian Nigeria
RoW, electricity challenges account for 70% of operators' costs  Guardian Nigeria

Challenges posed by hike in Right of Way (RoW) remain unabated as 70 per cent of telecommunications operators' expenditure currently consumes a bulk of ...


Fri, 13 Sep 2019 04:28:00 GMT
Questions about MTN Nigeria's listing and impending Airtel IPO on the local exchange - Techpoint Africa
Questions about MTN Nigeria's listing and impending Airtel IPO on the local exchange  Techpoint Africa

After MTN got listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, there seems to be a flurry of activity on the part of another mobile operator, Airtel Nigeria to do the same.


Tue, 02 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
1.83 million subscribers dump network operators - Guardian Nigeria
1.83 million subscribers dump network operators  Guardian Nigeria

From 2013 to 2018, a total of 1830483 subscribers exchanged their network providers through the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) scheme. MNP, which was ...


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to confirm whether your SIM card is registered - P.M. News
How to confirm whether your SIM card is registered  P.M. News

There are 2.42million unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria today, according to the Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Ibrahim Pantami.


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:27:52 GMT
Airtel Nigeria’s planned listing will boost market performance – Analysts - The Punch
Airtel Nigeria’s planned listing will boost market performance – Analysts  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Stockbrokers and analysts have described Airtel Nigeria's plan to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange as a positive develo...


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
African Finance Corporation Approves USD 230 Mn Loan For 9mobile - WeeTracker Media
African Finance Corporation Approves USD 230 Mn Loan For 9mobile  WeeTracker Media

The African Finance Corporation has announced that it has approved USD 230 Mn in senior debt to enable Nigeria's fourth-largest telecoms operator pay its ...


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile network operators' assets in Nigeria hit N1.95 trillion - Guardian Nigeria
Mobile network operators' assets in Nigeria hit N1.95 trillion  Guardian Nigeria

Total assets base of mobile operators in Nigeria increased by 130 per cent between 2017, and 2018, hitting N1.95 trillion last year, from N847.97 billion.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian Telecoms Industry Show Improving Fundamentals - Proshare Nigeria Limited
Nigerian Telecoms Industry Show Improving Fundamentals  Proshare Nigeria Limited

Last week, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) released a flurry of July data for the telecommunications industry.


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria is Airtel Africa's single largest revenue market, posts 22% revenue growth in the first half of 2019 - Pulse Nigeria
Nigeria is Airtel Africa's single largest revenue market, posts 22% revenue growth in the first half of 2019  Pulse Nigeria

Africa Nigeria posts $312.9 million profit in the first half of 2019; Raghunath Mandava, Airtel Africa CEO, says the company awaits payment *service* bank license ...


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
15 landowners emerge from the Mr. Dowell's You-Don-Win-Land promo - Pulse Nigeria
15 landowners emerge from the Mr. Dowell's You-Don-Win-Land promo  Pulse Nigeria

Following weeks of a highly charged promo campaign, 15 winners from across Nigeria have emerged from the ongoing Mr. Dowell's No. 1 Whisky ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:40:40 GMT
A look at MTN and Airtel Nigeria's 6-month earnings - Pulse Nigeria
A look at MTN and Airtel Nigeria's 6-month earnings  Pulse Nigeria

The two main publicly listed telecom firms, MTN Nigeria and Airtel Africa Plc reported double-digit revenue growth in the first half of 2019.


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa shares jump 10% on Nigeria listing - CNBCAfrica.com
Airtel Africa shares jump 10% on Nigeria listing  CNBCAfrica.com

Airtel Africa shares gained 10 per cent on its debut cross-border secondary listing on the Nigerian bourse. Sam Chidoka, Managing Director and CEO of Kairos ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria offers Diva and Top Notch budget 4G smartphones - Telecompaper
Airtel Nigeria offers Diva and Top Notch budget 4G smartphones  Telecompaper

Airtel Nigeria has announced the introduction of two affordable 4G smartphones, the Airtel Diva at NGN 20000 and Airtel Top Notch at NGN 23000. Customers ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Airtel Africa's listing delay impacts Nigerian markets - CNBCAfrica.com
How Airtel Africa's listing delay impacts Nigerian markets  CNBCAfrica.com

As the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) announced the postponement of the listing of 3.75 billion ordinary shares initially scheduled to hold today. Baba Ibrahim ...


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa's Stock Debut Among Worst in Europe This Year - Bloomberg
Airtel Africa's Stock Debut Among Worst in Europe This Year  Bloomberg

Bharti Airtel Ltd.'s Africa unit plunged in London trading after raising about $750 million in an initial public offering, making it among the worst debuts on ...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria records 25% revenue growth in Q3 - The Punch
Airtel Nigeria records 25% revenue growth in Q3  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa The Nigerian unit of Bharti Airtel has recorded an increase in its revenue driven largely by data and voice revenue. In its consolid...


Fri, 01 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria & Airtel Africa deliver solid results, what does this mean for Nigerian telecoms? - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria & Airtel Africa deliver solid results, what does this mean for Nigerian telecoms?  CNBCAfrica.com

As MTN Nigeria and Airtel Africa earnings hit the markets. Opeyemi Ani, Equity Research Analyst at Cordros Securities joins CNBC Africa for more. July 29, 2019.


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria launches 4G network in Enugu state - IT News Africa
Airtel Nigeria launches 4G network in Enugu state  IT News Africa

Airtel Nigeria has launched its 4G LTE in major cities and towns in Enugu state in an aim to help boost communications in the region. Regional Operations.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless - Technology Trend
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless  Technology Trend

WiseGuyReports.com “Nigeria – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:06:32 GMT
Airtel signs N50bn loan agreement with banks - The Punch
Airtel signs N50bn loan agreement with banks  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Airtel Nigeria has signed a five-year loan agreement with a number of Nigerian banks. The telecommunication company, which is set to...


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile operators' second quarter performance shows 0.25% growth - Guardian Nigeria
Mobile operators' second quarter performance shows 0.25% growth  Guardian Nigeria

Mobile Network operators (MNOs) in the country recorded on a collective basis, 0.25 per cent growth in second quarter, which ended in June.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa falls for second day after Nigeria listing - VCCircle
Airtel Africa falls for second day after Nigeria listing  VCCircle

Airtel Africa shares dropped 10% on Thursday, losing ground for a second day after their listing on the Nigerian stock market,


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's NSE listing: What you need to know - CNBCAfrica.com
Airtel's NSE listing: What you need to know  CNBCAfrica.com

Ahead of Airtel Africa's listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Kayode Akindele a Partner at TIA Capital joins CNBC Africa for more. July 4, 2019. Share.


Thu, 04 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Respond to disruptive techs, CIBN, Ecobank warn - Guardian Nigeria
Respond to disruptive techs, CIBN, Ecobank warn  Guardian Nigeria

Financial institutions and corporate organisations in the country must invest and acquire skillsets and knowledge-scope to meet the challenges of a ...


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian stocks close lower led by Airtel Africa, Forte Oil & DANGCEM - CNBCAfrica.com
Nigerian stocks close lower led by Airtel Africa, Forte Oil & DANGCEM  CNBCAfrica.com

Airtel Africa shares are down 10 per cent on its second trading day on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). Tunde Oyekunle, Head of Investment Banking at ...


Wed, 10 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel looking to raise up to $1 billion with LSE listing of African unit - Livemint
Airtel looking to raise up to $1 billion with LSE listing of African unit  Livemint

Africa has proved to be a beacon of hope for Airtel, which is faced with a struggling India business as it battles Jio.It is looking to trade on the main market of the ...


Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo, Airtel Nigeria grow internet subscriber base in June - Telecompaper
Glo, Airtel Nigeria grow internet subscriber base in June  Telecompaper

Nigerian operator Globacom added the most internet subscribers in June, growing by 196816 to 29.02 million, according to figures from the Nigerian ...


Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New USAID-Supported Health Messaging Campaign Generates 88,000 Toll-free Calls - Vanguard
New USAID-Supported Health Messaging Campaign Generates 88,000 Toll-free Calls  Vanguard

Nigeria News - U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Nigeria, through the Federal and state ministries of Health, has.


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:38:00 GMT
African Markets - Factors to watch on Sept. 17 - Reuters
African Markets - Factors to watch on Sept. 17  Reuters

The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 04:18:00 GMT
Airtel launches 4G –LTE in Imo - The Punch
Airtel launches 4G –LTE in Imo  The Punch

Gibson Achonu, Owerri A mobile telephone operator, Airtel Nigeria has launched its Fourth Generation – Long Term Evolution *service* in Imo state, w...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria unveils 0901 as new number range | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsTechnology - Guardian
Airtel Nigeria unveils 0901 as new number range | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsTechnology  Guardian

A telecommunications firm, Airtel Nigeria, has announced a new number range, 0901, in line with its vision to empower more people as well as create ...


Fri, 15 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa lists shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Airtel Africa lists shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

The Nigerian Stock Exchange announced the Cross Border Secondary Listing of 3758151504 ordinary shares of Airtel Africa Plc (AIRTELAFRI) on Tuesday, ...


Thu, 11 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Airtel Rolls Out 0901 New Number Plan - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Airtel Rolls Out 0901 New Number Plan  AllAfrica.com

Telecom operator, Airtel Nigeria, has announced a new number range, 0901, saying it will create opportunity for more Nigerians to sign onto the network straight ...


Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What Nigerians Need To Know About Airtel Africa Global IPO - Proshare Nigeria Limited
What Nigerians Need To Know About Airtel Africa Global IPO  Proshare Nigeria Limited

Earlier, Airtel Africa Plc ("the Company") released the prospectus for a global Initial Public Offer (IPO) of ordinary shares worth $780mn (or N270.0bn).


Fri, 21 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel set to announce share price, size today - The Punch
Airtel set to announce share price, size today  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Investors are optimistic of a fair price for Airtel Nigeria shares as the telecom company prepares to announce its share price and si...


Fri, 28 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa price range shows bullish outlook – but beware regulatory risks - The Africa Report
Airtel Africa price range shows bullish outlook – but beware regulatory risks  The Africa Report

Airtel Africa's strong operating performance means that the company's IPOs in London and Nigeria are likely to succeed – raising new political and regulatory ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo overtakes Airtel, emerges Nigeria’s second largest telco - The Punch
Glo overtakes Airtel, emerges Nigeria’s second largest telco  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Globacom has emerged as the second biggest Global System for Mobile Communications company in Nigeria by the number of subscribers wi...


Sun, 30 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank by Bharti Airtel was in violation of court order, judge rules - Guardian Nigeria
Purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank by Bharti Airtel was in violation of court order, judge rules  Guardian Nigeria

The Federal High Court in Lagos has ruled that Bharti Airtel's purchase of Airtel Nigeria shares from Ecobank in 2018 was contemptuous and amounted to a ...


Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa reports $83 million profit in March quarter - Livemint
Airtel Africa reports $83 million profit in March quarter  Livemint

Airtel Africa's net profit rose to $83 mn in the March quarter compared to a loss of $49 mn a year ago.Bharti Airtel will declare its March quarter earnings for India ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to share data on Airtel? - Legit.ng
How to share data on Airtel?  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? Learn ?How to Share Data on Airtel? if you need to share data with your friends, relatives, and colleagues? Airtel gives you this opportunity!


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa revenue up 10%, driven by Nigeria performance - The Punch
Airtel Africa revenue up 10%, driven by Nigeria performance  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Airtel Africa reported revenue growth of 10.2 per cent in constant currency, largely driven by double-digit growth in Nigeria and Eas...


Sun, 28 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa to list over 500 million shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange - african-markets.com
Airtel Africa to list over 500 million shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange  african-markets.com

The telecommunications company Airtel Africa plans to list at least 500 million shares on the Nigeria Stock Exchange. The initial offer will comprise of between ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel confirms plans to establish Payment Service Bank - The Punch
Airtel confirms plans to establish Payment Service Bank  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa. Nigeria's second largest network operator, Airtel, has confirmed plans to establish a Payment *Service* Bank in order to promote financial inclusion ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel Nigeria in talks with NSE for listing on Nigerian Stock Exchange - Myjoyonline.com
Airtel Nigeria in talks with NSE for listing on Nigerian Stock Exchange  Myjoyonline.com

Airtel Nigeria has reportedly started discussions with the Nigerian Stock Exchange and the Nigerian Communications Commission about possibly listing its stock ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa shares set for NSE debut - CNBCAfrica.com
Airtel Africa shares set for NSE debut  CNBCAfrica.com

Airtel Africa will today list 3.75 billion ordinary shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). Senior Analyst at Meristem Securities, Oise Ajayi joins CNBC ...


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel plans $2.4 billion push for 4G in Africa - Livemint
Airtel plans $2.4 billion push for 4G in Africa  Livemint

Airtel is also preparing for a public offering for its Africa unit in June-July .Till date, Bharti Airtel has invested close to $8 billion in Africa.


Mon, 28 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Regulators give mobile money in Nigeria a boost - Euromoney magazine
Regulators give mobile money in Nigeria a boost  Euromoney magazine

Nigerian telecommunications companies are in line to benefit from a change in banking regulations that will allow them to collect deposits, carry out payments ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Payment Technologies Market looks to expand its size in Overseas Market - Indian Columnist
Mobile Payment Technologies Market looks to expand its size in Overseas Market  Indian Columnist

Global Mobile Payment Technologies Market Size, Status and Forecast 2018-2025 is latest research study released by HTF MI evaluating the market, ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:16:16 GMT
Airtel Africa secured $2.7 billion additional banking loans since May 2019 - Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa
Airtel Africa secured $2.7 billion additional banking loans since May 2019  Ecofin Agency: Economic information from Africa

Airtel Africa announced it has recently signed various loan agreements totaling about $2.7 billion. The company is in the process of listing on.


Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel to list on Nigerian Stock Exchange July 4 - The Punch
Airtel to list on Nigerian Stock Exchange July 4  The Punch

Feyisayo Popoola Airtel Africa Plc has revealed plans to sell its shares to Nigerian investors between N363 and N454 per ordinary share. In its o...


Sat, 22 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel offers shares at N363 on NSE - The Punch
Airtel offers shares at N363 on NSE  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Airtel Africa has announced the successful pricing of its Initial Public Offering at N363 per share on the Nigerian Stock Exchange an...


Sat, 29 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel 4G Network will accelerate economic activities – MD - P.M. News
Airtel 4G Network will accelerate economic activities – MD  P.M. News

The Managing Director, Airtel Nigeria, Mr Segun Ogunsanya, says the launch of Airtel 4G in Imo with innovative offerings was to empower and offer value to the ...


Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NSE postpones Airtel Africa listing - CNBCAfrica.com
NSE postpones Airtel Africa listing  CNBCAfrica.com

Nigerian investors will have to wait a little longer for Airtel Africa's new listing date to be announced by the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). Femi Oladehin ...


Fri, 05 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo, 9mobile lose subscribers as Nigeria's internet users hit 114.73 million - Pulse Nigeria
Glo, 9mobile lose subscribers as Nigeria's internet users hit 114.73 million  Pulse Nigeria

Globalcom and 9mobile lost a total of 188299 subscribers in February 2019 as the country's internet users grew marginally to 114.73 million.


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian farmers can now obtain free advisory services on cassava production via mobile phone - Nigeria - ReliefWeb
Nigerian farmers can now obtain free advisory services on cassava production via mobile phone - Nigeria  ReliefWeb

Nigerian farmers can now access extension and advisory services related to weed control, best planting practices and other aspects of cassava production on ...


Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel Africa lines up $1bn IPO in London, with strong institutional backing - The Africa Report
Airtel Africa lines up $1bn IPO in London, with strong institutional backing  The Africa Report

The long-awaited London IPO of telecoms operator Airtel Africa, according to Bloomberg, is set to begin this month, with the target of a start of trading in June.


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Glo battle for second place in telecoms industry - The Punch
Airtel, Glo battle for second place in telecoms industry  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa. Airtel Nigeria and Globacom, two major telecommunications companies in Nigeria, are struggling to clinch and sustain the position of the second ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria lost 332,338 Internet users in June –NCC - The Punch
Nigeria lost 332,338 Internet users in June –NCC  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Nigeria's Mobile Network Operators lost about 332338 million active Internet users in June this year, the latest Nigerian Communicat...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's operators keeping mum on 5G - ITWeb Africa
Nigeria's operators keeping mum on 5G  ITWeb Africa

Uncertainty has gripped Nigeria's ICT sector and its telecommunications industry as far as the roll out of 5G technology is concerned, with operators keeping ...


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya - Livemint
Airtel's Kenya unit to merge with Telkom Kenya  Livemint

Airtel Networks Kenya, Telkom Kenya to merge mobile, enterprise and carrier services in Kenya.The new entity, Airtel-Telkom, will invest in networks to ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless - Technology Trend
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless  Technology Trend

WiseGuyReports.com “Nigeria – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:06:32 GMT
Starcomms Nigeria Agrees to $210 Million Investment From Capcom - Bloomberg
Starcomms Nigeria Agrees to $210 Million Investment From Capcom  Bloomberg

Starcomms Plc, a Nigerian telecommunications company, said it reached an agreement with Capcom Ltd. for investment of cash and assets worth $210 million ...


Wed, 31 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT
N55bn infrastructure rots as telecom firms fold up - The Punch
N55bn infrastructure rots as telecom firms fold up  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Telecom facilities worth more than N55.43bn across the country are wasting as the firms that own them have folded up operations. The...


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - Yahoo Finance
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  Yahoo Finance

NEW YORK , June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nigeria has one of the largest telecom markets in Africa , supported by the second largest economy on the ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NCC marks 693 telecom masts for demolition - The Punch
NCC marks 693 telecom masts for demolition  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa. The Nigerian Communications Commission has marked a total of 693 abandoned telecom masts and towers across the country for demolition.


Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fail Forward the event: lessons in failure can strengthen our ecosystem - Techpoint Africa
Fail Forward the event: lessons in failure can strengthen our ecosystem  Techpoint Africa

On the Friday night of March 22nd, budding startup founders and veterans with a spectre of entrepreneurially-minded professionals came together to discuss, ...


Wed, 17 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market, 2019 - Nigeria Updates Broadband Penetration Target for 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Nigeria's Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market, 2019 - Nigeria Updates Broadband Penetration Target for 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to Plan $500 Million Nigeria Share Sale in 2018 - Bloomberg
MTN to Plan $500 Million Nigeria Share Sale in 2018  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. plans to raise about $500 million from the sale of shares in its Nigerian business during the first half of the year, fulfilling the terms of a deal ...


Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Starcomms Makes History - First Telecom Firm to List On Stock Market - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Starcomms Makes History - First Telecom Firm to List On Stock Market  AllAfrica.com

STARCOMMS Plc, Nigeria's fourth largest telecommunications company yesterday made history in the industry by becoming the first operator to get listed on the ...


Tue, 15 Jul 2008 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Starcomms Activates New Mobile Codes - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Starcomms Activates New Mobile Codes  AllAfrica.com

Nigeria's largest 3G CDMA Mobile network, Starcomms Limited, has activated its new 07028 mobile code.


Wed, 21 Mar 2007 07:00:00 GMT
Exodus Of Companies From Nigerian Stock Exchange - Leadership Newspaper
Exodus Of Companies From Nigerian Stock Exchange  Leadership Newspaper

In 18 years, the number of companies listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange has reduced by 101. Capital market stakeholders highlight the reasons and the ...


Sun, 10 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NCC to decommission 693 abandoned telecoms masts - Guardian Nigeria
NCC to decommission 693 abandoned telecoms masts  Guardian Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) may decommission about 693 telecoms masts alleged to have been abandoned in several parts of the ...


Tue, 13 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Enhanced Protection For Investors Participating In Private Placements? – The Decision In Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC v. Longterm Global Capital Limited & Ors. - Corporate/Commercial Law - Nigeria - Mondaq News Alerts
Enhanced Protection For Investors Participating In Private Placements? – The Decision In Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC v. Longterm Global Capital Limited & Ors. - Corporate/Commercial Law - Nigeria  Mondaq News Alerts

Private placement refers to the issuing of securities by a company to a small number of select persons. In Nigeria, where the company issuing the securities (the ...


Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Auction dismantled masts, towers, telcos advise NCC - The Punch
Auction dismantled masts, towers, telcos advise NCC  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Network operators have advised the Nigerian Communications Commission to take ownership of the 693 idle masts and towers that have be...


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Overpriced: Why Nigerians pay so much for data - Stears Business
Overpriced: Why Nigerians pay so much for data  Stears Business

We deep dive into the world of Nigerian data prices and why Nigerians pay so much.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Richest Man to Revive Dangote Cement London IPO - Bloomberg
Africa's Richest Man to Revive Dangote Cement London IPO  Bloomberg

Dangote Cement Plc, owned by Africa's richest man, has revived plans for a share sale in London that could raise about $1 billion, according to people familiar ...


Fri, 16 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless and Forecast Analysis to 2023 - Market Reports
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless and Forecast Analysis to 2023  Market Reports

WiseGuyReports.com “Nigeria – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Stock Exchange Delisted 39 Companies In 5 Years - Leadership Newspaper
Stock Exchange Delisted 39 Companies In 5 Years  Leadership Newspaper

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has delisted 39 companies from its daily official list in five years. Delisting involves removal of listed securities of a company ...


Mon, 14 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NCC withdraws 36.6 million telephone lines from telecoms operators - Guardian Nigeria
NCC withdraws 36.6 million telephone lines from telecoms operators  Guardian Nigeria

About 36.6 million telephone lines have been withdrawn from some telecommunications operators from the National Numbering Plan (NNP) with effect from ...


Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: A Merger Of Hope - P.M. News
Nigeria: A Merger Of Hope  P.M. News

BY FUNSHO BALOGUN A proposed merger within the telecoms industry offers a boost to Code Division Multiple Access operators With a mere 12 per cent […]


Mon, 21 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
Universal Access: Nigerians access internet at great cost - Vanguard
Universal Access: Nigerians access internet at great cost  Vanguard

Within a few decades of its existence, the internet has become man's most reliable ally in his quest for information. Interestingly, Nigeria is not left behind as both ...


Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Breach of contract: Court orders bank to pay N4.5bn - Vanguard
Breach of contract: Court orders bank to pay N4.5bn  Vanguard

By Innocent Anaba. Lagos—A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, has ordered Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc to pay a former Group Managing Director of Afribank ...


Mon, 21 Dec 2015 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria loses 21 telecoms operators in 10 years - Guardian Nigeria
Nigeria loses 21 telecoms operators in 10 years  Guardian Nigeria

The Chairman of the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), Gbenga Adebayo yesterday revealed that about 21 ...


Sat, 03 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Visafone acquisition, end for CDMA? - Vanguard
Visafone acquisition, end for CDMA?  Vanguard

By Prince Osuagwu, Hi-tech Editor. IT became official, January 5, 2016, that the last Nigerian Code Division Multiple Access, CDMA operator standing, Visafone, ...


Wed, 20 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Unsolicited SMS to attract N5m fine – NCC - The Punch
Unsolicited SMS to attract N5m fine – NCC  The Punch

Ozioma Ubabukoh A document from the Legal and Regulatory Services Department of the Nigerian Communications Commission indicates that the NCC has ...


Mon, 09 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Investors may lose N74bn as NSE moves to delist 21 firms - Vanguard
Investors may lose N74bn as NSE moves to delist 21 firms  Vanguard

By NKIRUKA NNOROM. Not less than N74.855 billion will be lost by investors in the Nigerian capital market when the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, finally ...


Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Seplat raises $500m with London-Lagos IPO - Financial Times
Seplat raises $500m with London-Lagos IPO  Financial Times

Seplat has raised $500m in an initial public offering in London and Lagos, valuing the Nigerian oil and gas group at $1.9bn and providing a significant boost to ...


Wed, 09 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Airtel, others get final warning over unsolicited messages - Premium Times
MTN, Airtel, others get final warning over unsolicited messages  Premium Times

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has run out of patience with telecommunication operators over unsolicited messages to subscribers.


Mon, 14 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Revenue scam: Senate recovers N120bn, gives BUA, Dana, Huawei, Kereksuk Rice farms - Vanguard
Revenue scam: Senate recovers N120bn, gives BUA, Dana, Huawei, Kereksuk Rice farms  Vanguard

Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport, said it has recovered N120 billion from companies involved in N30trn revenue ...


Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Consumers lament inadequate services of WIFI data providers - The Nation Newspaper
Consumers lament inadequate services of WIFI data providers  The Nation Newspaper

Data users in Nigeria have lamented the inadequate services and high tariffs of prevalent WIFI data providers in Nigeria. The major players are Spectranet, Swift, ...


Sun, 11 Mar 2018 08:00:00 GMT
N30tn revenue loss: Senate gives Dana, 12 other firms Monday ultimatum - Punchng
N30tn revenue loss: Senate gives Dana, 12 other firms Monday ultimatum  Punchng

The Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff and Marine Transport has directed the Dana Group and 12 other companies, allegedly involve...


Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Africa’s mobile operators - BusinessTech
Africa’s mobile operators  BusinessTech

South Africa is far down the list of countries in Africa when it comes to the number of mobile operators within a country.


Tue, 27 Nov 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Vodacom keen on acquisitions, but where? - BusinessTech
Vodacom keen on acquisitions, but where?  BusinessTech

Mobile operator Vodacom says it is keen to expand its foot print in three new countries by the end of 2014, but analysts are asking the question, where?


Wed, 22 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Kwara assembly summons MTN over mast installation - Vanguard
Kwara assembly summons MTN over mast installation  Vanguard

Ilorin – The Kwara House of Assembly on Monday summoned the management of MTN Nigeria over alleged “wrong installation'' of mast at Budo Egba area of ...


Tue, 28 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The NCC, Telecom Operators, and Poor Services in Nigeria, By Chukwuemerie Uduchukwu - Premium Times
The NCC, Telecom Operators, and Poor Services in Nigeria, By Chukwuemerie Uduchukwu  Premium Times

The NCC should also put in more efforts to supervice the quality of services rendered by all telecom operators in the country by developing a 24/7 online ...


Sun, 21 Apr 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc Appoints Yinka Sanni as New Chief Executive Officer - Proshare Nigeria Limited
Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc Appoints Yinka Sanni as New Chief Executive Officer  Proshare Nigeria Limited

This is to advise The Nigerian Stock Exchange that Mrs. Sola David – Borha has resigned her appointment as Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, ...


Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Making telecoms masts safer around people - Vanguard
Making telecoms masts safer around people  Vanguard

The debate on whether radiations from telecommunication masts are dangerous to human health was recently rekindled by the National Environmental ...


Wed, 27 Sep 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Community petitions NCC over telecom mast - Vanguard
Community petitions NCC over telecom mast  Vanguard

By Vincent Ujumadu AWKA—THE people of Umuoranma community in Awka, Anambra State capital, have petitioned the Nigerian Communications ...


Fri, 29 Oct 2010 07:00:00 GMT
The Eko Comedy Festival 2018 Expands On Role Of Comedy In Nation Building - Proshare Nigeria Limited
The Eko Comedy Festival 2018 Expands On Role Of Comedy In Nation Building  Proshare Nigeria Limited

Eko Comedy Festival organized by First Class Entertainment, is a festival solely put together to maximize Nigeria's comedy for economic development, celebrate ...


Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Report: Dangote to raise $1bn on London Stock Exchange - TheCable
Report: Dangote to raise $1bn on London Stock Exchange  TheCable

Plans are underway for Dangote Cement Plc to raise $1 billion from a share sale on the London Stock Exchange, a report by Bloomberg has claimed.


Fri, 16 Feb 2018 19:19:19 GMT
Nigeria: Centrespread FCB Restructures, Appoints New MD - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Centrespread FCB Restructures, Appoints New MD  AllAfrica.com

In a bid to improve its *service* offering to its clientele, CentrespreadFCB has embarked on strategic re-structuring; an exercise that has resulted in the ...


Mon, 19 Jan 2009 08:00:00 GMT
Coming to Nigeria is our biggest move in W-Africa, says Huawei boss - Vanguard
Coming to Nigeria is our biggest move in W-Africa, says Huawei boss  Vanguard

By Emeka Aginam. A few weeks to the planned launch of its smart devices into the Nigerian market,Huawei Technologies, a leading global information and ...


Wed, 31 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators - PR Newswire
Africa - Mobile Voice Market and Major Network Operators  PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Africa - Mobile Voice ...


Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Private equity in emerging markets: EMP Africa - FT Alphaville
Private equity in emerging markets: EMP Africa  FT Alphaville

This post is the fourth in an FT Alphaville series in which we speak to specialist private equity investors in emerging markets. [Part 1: CDC] [Part 2: Aureos] [Part ...


Fri, 23 Feb 2007 08:00:00 GMT
InterC resurrects as 4G LTE - Vanguard
InterC resurrects as 4G LTE  Vanguard

By Laju Ire,. In more ways than one, technology means change. The mantra: 'innovate or die', is an obvious truth that technology companies must live by or ...


Wed, 07 Sep 2016 07:00:00 GMT
How Akolade allegedly tortured banker-wife before death – Witness - Vanguard
How Akolade allegedly tortured banker-wife before death – Witness  Vanguard

By ABDULWAHAB ABDULAH IKEJA—Folake Oyahire, immediate younger sister to the late banker, Mrs. Titilayo Arowolo, allegedly murdered by her husband, ...


Thu, 26 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s 1st cancer care centre takes off Feb 2013 - Vanguard
Nigeria’s 1st cancer care centre takes off Feb 2013  Vanguard

By CHIOMA OBINNA THE first comprehensive cancer care centre in Nigeria to be known as the Port Harcourt Cancer Comprehensive Care Centre (PHCC) ...


Tue, 07 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian Banks Expose Leading Debtors (Must Read) - 360Nobs.com
Nigerian Banks Expose Leading Debtors (Must Read)  360Nobs.com

Following the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) directives on debtors that expired at the weekend, July 31, 2015, many Nigerian banks are beginning to expose the ...


Mon, 03 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Abacha meant well for Nigeria, but… – Olarenwaju - Vanguard
Abacha meant well for Nigeria, but… – Olarenwaju  Vanguard

General Tajudeen Adeniyi Olanrewaju was Minister of Communications and Member, Provisional Ruling Council, PRC, under late General Sani Abacha regime.


Mon, 09 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT
109 firms delisted from NSE in 17yrs - New Telegraph Newspaper
109 firms delisted from NSE in 17yrs  New Telegraph Newspaper

REGULATORY MEASURES Most of the companies delisted voluntarily from the bourse had cited harsh economic climate and parent company buy-out as.


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 00:00:08 GMT
BPE pays off disengaged SAHCOL staff - Vanguard
BPE pays off disengaged SAHCOL staff  Vanguard

The Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) has completed the payment of N563, 828,449 which is for the terminal benefits of active/disengaged staff of Skypower ...


Thu, 23 Sep 2010 07:00:00 GMT
Continental shelf: Nigeria presents data, information to UN - Vanguard
Continental shelf: Nigeria presents data, information to UN  Vanguard

By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—NIGERIA weekend in the United States of America presented a submission of Data and Information for a request for an ...


Sun, 30 Aug 2009 07:00:00 GMT
We Sell Stolen Laptops At Computer Village —Suspects - P.M. News
We Sell Stolen Laptops At Computer Village —Suspects  P.M. News

Two suspected burglars have confessed to the police in Lagos, Southwest Nigeria that they sell stolen laptops and handsets to unsuspecting members of the ...


Tue, 03 Jan 2012 08:00:00 GMT
Navy arrest oil vessel with stolen crude - Vanguard
Navy arrest oil vessel with stolen crude  Vanguard

By Emma Arubi WARRI-THE Navy authority in Warri, Delta State have arrested a Greece, Athens, owned oil vessel, MT Troaical with International Maritime ...


Tue, 04 May 2010 07:00:00 GMT
UNIBEN Prof announces alleged cure for HIV/AIDS - Vanguard
UNIBEN Prof announces alleged cure for HIV/AIDS  Vanguard

Benin – Prof. Isaiah Ibeh of the University of Benin, on Tuesday announced the development of a new drug that can possibly cure HIV and AIDS. Ibeh, who is the ...


Wed, 09 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT
ZAIN AFRICA CHALLENGE: University of Ibadan conquers Africa - Vanguard
ZAIN AFRICA CHALLENGE: University of Ibadan conquers Africa  Vanguard

After six gruelling months of competition, Nigeria’s premier tertiary institution, University of Ibadan, has emerged overall winner of this year’s edition of ...


Tue, 08 Sep 2009 07:00:00 GMT
TOP 500 COMPANIES IN AFRICA: African Economies up to the Global Challenge - PaanLuel Wel Media Ltd - South Sudan
TOP 500 COMPANIES IN AFRICA: African Economies up to the Global Challenge  PaanLuel Wel Media Ltd - South Sudan

Note to the editor:What if much of sub Sahara Africa was to become the world's next business destination? The question might sound odd, yet it is in line with the ...


Wed, 10 Aug 2011 07:00:00 GMT
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020 - PR Newswire
2G, 3G & 4G Mobile Network Subscriptions, Spectrum Licensing, Ownership, Infrastructure Contracts & Handset Shipments Database: 2013 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qqnzn7/2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Africa's Top Ten countries with fastest internet speeds - IT News Africa
Africa's Top Ten countries with fastest internet speeds  IT News Africa

Africa has always been viewed as a continent that isn't very connected in terms of internet speeds and the number of users - compared to other parts of the.


Wed, 25 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT
When you are overdressed - Vanguard
When you are overdressed  Vanguard

By Jemi Ekunkunbor Nigerians have been severally rated by women of style as a people with great fashion sense. We love to dress up there is no denying that ...


Fri, 06 Aug 2010 07:00:00 GMT
The 2G, 3G and 4G Wireless Network Infrastructure Market: 2014 -2020 -with an Evaluation of WiFi and WiMAX - PR Newswire
The 2G, 3G and 4G Wireless Network Infrastructure Market: 2014 -2020 -with an Evaluation of WiFi and WiMAX  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, Jan. 06, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bd684b/the_2g_3g_and_4g) has announced the ...


Tue, 06 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT
The NFV, SDN & Wireless Network Infrastructure Market: 2014 - 2020 - PR Newswire
The NFV, SDN & Wireless Network Infrastructure Market: 2014 - 2020  PR Newswire

DUBLIN, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cqfmcx/the_nfv_sdn_and) have announced the ...


Thu, 10 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT
The Self-Organizing Networks (SON) Ecosystem: 2014 - 2020 - PR Newswire
The Self-Organizing Networks (SON) Ecosystem: 2014 - 2020  PR Newswire

LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The Self-Organizing Networks (SON) Ecosystem: 2014 ...


Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
RMAFC: FIRS contributes 59.7% of federation account revenue - New Telegraph Newspaper
RMAFC: FIRS contributes 59.7% of federation account revenue  New Telegraph Newspaper

Chairman of Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Chief Elias Mbam, has commended the efforts of Federal Inland Revenue ...


Fri, 06 Sep 2019 18:03:40 GMT
FMBN, developers seek merger for mortgage banks - New Telegraph Newspaper
FMBN, developers seek merger for mortgage banks  New Telegraph Newspaper

In order to enhance home ownership among Nigerians, the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), developers and other stakeholders in the mortgage ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Stolen crude: How Navy impounded 130 vessels - New Telegraph Newspaper
Stolen crude: How Navy impounded 130 vessels  New Telegraph Newspaper

The Nigerian Navy has given details of how it impounded over 130 vessels, some of which were laden with stolen crude and petroleum products. Chief.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 21:43:53 GMT
MTN Group says Zambia, Cote d'Ivoire CEOs stepping down - New Telegraph Newspaper
MTN Group says Zambia, Cote d'Ivoire CEOs stepping down  New Telegraph Newspaper

MTN Group Ltd said on Tuesday the chief executive officers of its Zambian and Cote d'Ivoire units would step down at the end of the month. Africa's.


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 00:49:43 GMT
Nigerians brace for BA pilots' strike - New Telegraph Newspaper
Nigerians brace for BA pilots' strike  New Telegraph Newspaper

Crisis to cost airline £120m Nigerians are bracing up for planned British Airways strike that is expected to disrupt flights in and out of Nigeria.


Tue, 27 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Business23 hours ago Stocks shiver as new US-China tariffs add to global gloom - New Telegraph Newspaper
Business23 hours ago Stocks shiver as new US-China tariffs add to global gloom  New Telegraph Newspaper

Oil prices drop Global stock prices fell on Monday after the United States and China imposed new tariffs on each other's goods, reinforcing investors'


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
CPS: Public confidence fortified with asset growth - New Telegraph Newspaper
CPS: Public confidence fortified with asset growth  New Telegraph Newspaper

The steady growth in pension assets and introduction of micro-pension plan has further signaled an end to painful retirement for active contributors under.


Mon, 26 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Listing: Nigerians Call On Airtel, Glo, Etisalat, Others To List On NSE - Independent Newspapers Limited
MTN Listing: Nigerians Call On Airtel, Glo, Etisalat, Others To List On NSE  Independent Newspapers Limited

Since the Global System for Mobile communications (GSM) made entry into the Nigerian market, the *service* providers have undoubtedly been reporting good ...


Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Uber meets with Sanwo-Olu - New Telegraph Newspaper
Uber meets with Sanwo-Olu  New Telegraph Newspaper

Chief Business Officer at Uber, Brooks Entwistle, and the regional Uber team on Friday visited His Excellency, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State.


Sun, 30 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Over 600 masts at the risk of being demolished by NCC. - Nairametrics
Over 600 masts at the risk of being demolished by NCC.  Nairametrics

Telecom masts numbering 693 have been marked for demolition by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). Over 400 of the masts are reportedly ...


Sat, 10 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telcos kick against NITDA's regulations - New Telegraph Newspaper
Telcos kick against NITDA's regulations  New Telegraph Newspaper

Telecoms operators in the country have expressed dissatisfaction over recent regulations put in place by the National information Technology Development.


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NCC to demolish N27.7bn abandoned telecoms masts - New Telegraph Newspaper
NCC to demolish N27.7bn abandoned telecoms masts  New Telegraph Newspaper

says criminals using facilities to broadcast against Nigeria 507 belong to unidentified owners T elecommunications regulator, the Nigerian.


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Firm hires COO, head of finance - New Telegraph Newspaper
Firm hires COO, head of finance  New Telegraph Newspaper

Lori Systems has appointed Uche Ogboi as the company's Chief Operating Officer (COO). Also, the company appointed Efayomi Carr as its head of strategic.


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fitch affirms Stanbic's Tier 2 subordinated notes ratings - New Telegraph Newspaper
Fitch affirms Stanbic's Tier 2 subordinated notes ratings  New Telegraph Newspaper

Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'BB' ratings on South Africa-based Standard Bank Group's (Stanbic) $400 million 5.95 per cent Basel III-compliant Tier 2.


Mon, 17 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
INDUSTRY MAP: NIGERIA INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS BY SECTOR STRUCTURE, SIZE, COMPETITION, PENETRATION RATES & MORE - Brandspurng
INDUSTRY MAP: NIGERIA INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS BY SECTOR STRUCTURE, SIZE, COMPETITION, PENETRATION RATES & MORE  Brandspurng

High power costs limit growth in the market… High costs, in part a result of the expensive power supply, put significant pressure on operating margins. In 2016 ...


Sun, 03 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
N30tr: Several Firms Found Culpable in Revenue Fraud, Senate Committee Claims - THISDAY Newspapers
N30tr: Several Firms Found Culpable in Revenue Fraud, Senate Committee Claims  THISDAY Newspapers

By Damilola Oyedele in Abuja. The Senate Joint Committee on Customs, Excise and Tariff, and Marine Transport has claimed that it has found several ...


Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Impact of Telecoms 57 Years After - THISDAY Newspapers
Impact of Telecoms 57 Years After  THISDAY Newspapers

Despite the huge challenges in the telecoms sector since independence in 1960, stakeholders are of the view that the industry has impacted on the Nigerian ...


Thu, 05 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
TPT International wins double industry honours - The Eagle Online
TPT International wins double industry honours  The Eagle Online

TPT International Limited, Nigeria's foremost PR consultancy, is closing 2017 on a glorious note with two awards within a week by the governing bodies of the ...


Sat, 23 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
The Evolution of Nigeria's Instagram Economy - Amoré
The Evolution of Nigeria's Instagram Economy  Amoré

For all the talks of Facebook and Twitter in Nigeria, one solution that will have real impact in the lives of many Nigerians will be Instagram.


Mon, 23 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Investors Canvass Flexibility, Right Pricing As MTN Nigeria Set For $500m IPO - Independent Newspapers Limited
Investors Canvass Flexibility, Right Pricing As MTN Nigeria Set For $500m IPO  Independent Newspapers Limited

Shareholders groups in the country have expressed their readiness to participate in the proposed $500 million initial public offer (IPO) by MTN Group Limited if ...


Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
New Music: Obiwon - Great Again (Ode to Nigeria) - Bella Naija
New Music: Obiwon - Great Again (Ode to Nigeria)  Bella Naija

He started off as a mainstream R&B musician and over the years, Obiwon has redefined his direction with a new focus on contemporary gospel themes.


Thu, 03 Feb 2011 08:00:00 GMT
The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2011: 34 Beauties Vie for the Crown - Vote for Your MBGN 2011-BellaNaija Mi - Bella Naija
The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2011: 34 Beauties Vie for the Crown - Vote for Your MBGN 2011-BellaNaija Mi  Bella Naija

The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant has just kicked off the 2011 competition. This year, there are 34 contestants representing states across the ...


Wed, 15 Jun 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s Got Hope! – Meet Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, 19-year-old Co-founder of promising Online Startup, Bookneto - Bella Naija
Nigeria’s Got Hope! – Meet Iyinoluwa Aboyeji, 19-year-old Co-founder of promising Online Startup, Bookneto  Bella Naija

Born on March 28, 1991, Iyinoluwa Samuel Aboyeji, more popularly known as “E”, is really just another overtly optimistic 19 year old itchy for a gale of change in ...


Thu, 27 Jan 2011 08:00:00 GMT
Misan Rewane Did It, Now You Can Receive a Full Scholarship to the Harvard Business School's MBA Programm - Bella Naija
Misan Rewane Did It, Now You Can Receive a Full Scholarship to the Harvard Business School's MBA Programm  Bella Naija

Misan Rewane, the recepient of the first-ever 7-Up Harvard Business School Scholarship began classes at the prestigious business school just a few weeks ago ...


Mon, 10 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Forbes 40 Most Powerful Celebrities In Africa - Chinua Achebe, Didier Drogba, Akon & Don Jazzy make the cu - Bella Naija
Forbes 40 Most Powerful Celebrities In Africa - Chinua Achebe, Didier Drogba, Akon & Don Jazzy make the cu  Bella Naija

In September 2011, Forbes Online put out a request for a list of the 40 Most Powerful Celebrities in contemporary Africa. Over 7500 entries were ...


Fri, 14 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT
Living Abroad: What Do You Think About Nigeria? - Bella Naija
Living Abroad: What Do You Think About Nigeria?  Bella Naija

Have you been living outside your country for a while? What was your first reaction when you got to your current location? Was it a feeling of nostalgia? - Adeola ...


Tue, 24 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT
BellaNaijarians, Which Nigerian Telecoms Company is Your Preferred Service Provider & Why? - Bella Naija
BellaNaijarians, Which Nigerian Telecoms Company is Your Preferred Service Provider & Why?  Bella Naija

Over the past few years I have switched from one Nigerian Telecoms company to the other all in a bid to get the best *service* and the truth is that I am - Adesola ...


Tue, 03 May 2016 07:00:00 GMT
BN Trailblazers & Tastemakers: Geeky, But in a Really Cool Way! Chidube Ezeozue Is Taking Giant Engineerin - Bella Naija
BN Trailblazers & Tastemakers: Geeky, But in a Really Cool Way! Chidube Ezeozue Is Taking Giant Engineerin  Bella Naija

When BellaNaija heard about this super smart grad student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Boston, we had to find out more. Chidube Ezeozue ...


Wed, 05 Jun 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Subscribers lament dearth of bandwidth, as undersea cables rot at sea shore - Independent Newspapers Limited
Subscribers lament dearth of bandwidth, as undersea cables rot at sea shore  Independent Newspapers Limited

Internet *service* subscribers in Nigeria are daily lamenting either the lack of access or the terribly poor internet *service* provision, at a time when high quantity of ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT
"My Best Friend of 22 Years" Governor Fashola & his Wife Abimbola All Loved Up in New Photos! Pl - BellaNaija
"My Best Friend of 22 Years" Governor Fashola & his Wife Abimbola All Loved Up in New Photos! Pl  BellaNaija

Lagos Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola's wife Emmanuella Abimbola Fashola celebrated her birthday two days ago and they released these cute photos to ...


Wed, 08 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Emeka Ike's "N200 Million" Secondary School St. Nicholas College in Magodo, Lagos Sealed by the - Bella Naija
Emeka Ike's "N200 Million" Secondary School St. Nicholas College in Magodo, Lagos Sealed by the  Bella Naija

Emeka Ike isn't having the best of times right now. The Nollywood actor diversified a few years ago and launched his secondary school - St Nicholas ...


Sat, 01 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT

Africa Finance Corporation approves $230 mln loan for Nigeria's 9mobile - Reuters
Africa Finance Corporation approves $230 mln loan for Nigeria's 9mobile  Reuters

LAGOS (Reuters) - The Africa Finance Corporation has approved a $230 million loan for Nigerian telecom company 9mobile, the firm said on Sunday.


Sun, 25 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Nigeria Formally Announces 9Mobile As New Brand Name, Unveils New Logo - 360Nobs.com
  1. Etisalat Nigeria Formally Announces 9Mobile As New Brand Name, Unveils New Logo  360Nobs.com
  2. Former Etisalat Nigeria, 9mobile, is open to new investors -CEO  Reuters
  3. Telecoms regulator approves Etisalat Nigeria name change  Reuters Africa
  4. It’s official: Etisalat Nigeria formally announces 9mobile as new name  Premium Times
  5. View full coverage on Google News

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Court Declares Sale of Etisalat Illegal - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Court Declares Sale of Etisalat Illegal  AllAfrica.com

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has set aside the sale of Etisalat (9mobile) to Teleology Nigeria Limited.


Fri, 05 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Universal McCann Nigeria appoints Austin Efienamokwu as new CEO - Vanguard
Universal McCann Nigeria appoints Austin Efienamokwu as new CEO  Vanguard

Nigeria News - The turnarround efforts at Universal McCann Lagos (UM) has finally climaxed with the appointment of Austin Efienamokwu.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:40:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Etisalat to exit Nigeria after regulators intervene - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Etisalat to exit Nigeria after regulators intervene  Reuters

(Adds details, CEO comments). By Stanley Carvalho. ABU DHABI, July 10 (Reuters) - Telecoms group Etisalat has terminated a management agreement with its ...


Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's 9mobile Starts Repaying Debt After Teleology Takeover - Bloomberg
Nigeria's 9mobile Starts Repaying Debt After Teleology Takeover  Bloomberg

Nigeria's fourth-biggest wireless carrier 9mobile, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, repaid part of a loan taken from a group of banks following its acquisition by ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Company led by ex-MTN Nigeria CEO Wood exits 9mobile - Reuters
Company led by ex-MTN Nigeria CEO Wood exits 9mobile  Reuters

Teleology Holding, a company led by former MTN Group executive Adrian Wood, has pulled out of Nigeria's 9mobile just weeks after its $301 million takeover of ...


Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
BBNaija: Nigerians react to Tacha’s claim of achieving more than Seyi at 23 - Daily Post Nigeria
BBNaija: Nigerians react to Tacha’s claim of achieving more than Seyi at 23  Daily Post Nigeria

Big Brother Naija 2019, BBNaija, housemate, Tacha, has stirred reactions online for attacking fellow housemate, Seyi. Tacha had on Sunday during BBNaija li.


Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Abu Dhabi's Mubadala fund pulls out of Etisalat Nigeria - Reuters
Abu Dhabi's Mubadala fund pulls out of Etisalat Nigeria  Reuters

Abu Dhabi state investment fund Mubadala has pulled out of Etisalat Nigeria after the telecoms firm failed to renegotiate a $1.2 billion loan taken out four years ...


Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
'9Mobile': Etisalat Nigeria Has A New Name, But Will Its Service Change Too? - Konbini
'9Mobile': Etisalat Nigeria Has A New Name, But Will Its Service Change Too?  Konbini

Days after the National Communications Commission saved the Emerging Markets Telecommunications *Service*, EMTS (known as Etisalat Nigeria), from ...


Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Nigeria's senate to probe Etisalat Nigeria loan default - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Nigeria's senate to probe Etisalat Nigeria loan default  Reuters

(Recasts with vote in favour, adds details). By Camillus Eboh and Paul Carsten. ABUJA, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Nigeria's Senate voted in favour on Tuesday of ...


Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT
9mobile sale row escalates - Mobile World Live
9mobile sale row escalates  Mobile World Live

A federal court in Nigeria warned all parties involved in 9mobile's sale to heed an order it made in 2018 barring them from taking any action, after aggrieved ...


Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria wants $136B invested into networks - Mobile World Live
Nigeria wants $136B invested into networks  Mobile World Live

The chief of Nigeria's Communications Commission estimated $136 billion of *fresh* investment was needed to expand network access, with 40 million people still ...


Fri, 12 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Etisalat Nigeria repaid nearly half of loan amount before default - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Etisalat Nigeria repaid nearly half of loan amount before default  Reuters

(Adds analysts comment, background). By Chijioke Ohuocha. LAGOS, June 22 (Reuters) - Etisalat Nigeria had already repaid $500 million of $1.2 billion in ...


Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Global Narrowband IoT Market 2019-2024 Research Study: Huawei Technologies, Qualcomm Technologies - Dispatch Correspondent
Global Narrowband IoT Market 2019-2024 Research Study: Huawei Technologies, Qualcomm Technologies  Dispatch Correspondent

Global Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) Market 2019 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2024 is a statistical surveying report that focuses on the ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:27:01 GMT
UPDATE 2-Nigerian telecoms regulator approves Teleology takeover of 9-mobile - Reuters
UPDATE 2-Nigerian telecoms regulator approves Teleology takeover of 9-mobile  Reuters

Nigeria's telecoms regulator has cleared Teleology's takeover of 9mobile, the country's fourth biggest operator, ending a long bidding process for the debt-laden ...


Mon, 12 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Nigeria loan restructuring talks fail as lenders step in - Reuters Africa
Etisalat Nigeria loan restructuring talks fail as lenders step in  Reuters Africa

... * Etisalat Nigeria $1.2 bln debt talks fail. * Lender gives notice to step in to takeover shares. * Etisalat is biggest victim of naira devaluation. * UAE parent has ...


Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Etisalat Nigeria chairman resigns after debt talks collapse -sources - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Etisalat Nigeria chairman resigns after debt talks collapse -sources  Reuters

(Adds details). By Chijioke Ohuocha. LAGOS, July 3 (Reuters) - Etisalat Nigeria Chairman Hakeem Belo-Osagie has resigned after talks to renegotiate a $1.2 ...


Mon, 03 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Atiku To Buhari: Account For Your Family's Shares In Etisalat, Keystone - SaharaReporters.com
Atiku To Buhari: Account For Your Family's Shares In Etisalat, Keystone  SaharaReporters.com

The presidential candidate of the People's Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has asked relevant agencies to investigate President Muhammadu Buhari's ...


Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
9mobile loses more than 138,000 subscribers as internet users hit 111.6 million in Nigeria - Pulse Nigeria
9mobile loses more than 138,000 subscribers as internet users hit 111.6 million in Nigeria  Pulse Nigeria

Nigeria's internet users increased by 3.17 million to hit 111.63 million in December 2018.


Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
9mobile starts debt repayment to banks - The Punch
9mobile starts debt repayment to banks  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa with agency report. Nigeria's fourth-biggest wireless carrier, 9mobile, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has commenced the repayment of a loan ...


Sat, 24 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Takes Steps to Avoid Repeat of Etisalat Collapse - Bloomberg
Nigeria Takes Steps to Avoid Repeat of Etisalat Collapse  Bloomberg

Nigeria's telecommunications regulator said tougher financial-health checks on the country's biggest mobile-phone companies could prevent a repeat of last ...


Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
EXCLUSIVE: Fresh Woes for 9Mobile As Owner Teleology Pulls Out - SaharaReporters.com
EXCLUSIVE: Fresh Woes for 9Mobile As Owner Teleology Pulls Out  SaharaReporters.com

Wood is understood to have resigned from the boards of Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services (trading as 9mobile) as well as Teleology Nigeria ...


Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat sues MTN over use of frequency in Nigeria - Reuters
Etisalat sues MTN over use of frequency in Nigeria  Reuters

Etisalat Nigeria has filed a court case against rival MTN over the use of a new frequency band which MTN acquired when it bought internet provider Visafone, ...


Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Teleology to buy Nigeria's 9mobile - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Teleology to buy Nigeria's 9mobile  Reuters

(Adds details, background). By Chijioke Ohuocha. LAGOS, March 22 (Reuters) - Teleology Holdings has agreed to buy 9mobile, Nigeria's fourth largest ...


Thu, 22 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Nigeria CEO talks company rebrand and competition - CNBCAfrica.com
Etisalat Nigeria CEO talks company rebrand and competition  CNBCAfrica.com

Following the exit of the UAE's Mubadalah Group from Etisalat Nigeria, the telco has formally launched itself with the brand 9Mobile. CNBC Africa's Wole ...


Thu, 20 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria dials up mobile banking revolution - Financial Times
Nigeria dials up mobile banking revolution  Financial Times

Is Nigeria set to replicate the success of Kenya's digital payments upheaval on an even grander scale? MTN, the top African telecom operator, certainly hopes so ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Atiku, Go Ahead, Tell Nigerians Who Owns Etisalat, Keystone Bank, Rights Lawyer Insists - SaharaReporters.com
Atiku, Go Ahead, Tell Nigerians Who Owns Etisalat, Keystone Bank, Rights Lawyer Insists  SaharaReporters.com

He submitted that rather than making a porous allegation, Atiku owed Nigerians an explanation regarding the direct identities of the companies.


Sat, 29 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's 9mobile takeover nears as regulator finalizes review - Reuters
Nigeria's 9mobile takeover nears as regulator finalizes review  Reuters

Nigeria's telecoms regulator is finalizing its review of investment firm Teleology Holdings' planned takeover of 9mobile and the deal is expected to close in about ...


Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
India's Airtel sees little value in acquiring Nigeria's 9mobile -sources - Reuters
India's Airtel sees little value in acquiring Nigeria's 9mobile -sources  Reuters

India's largest telecoms operator, Bharti Airtel does not see much value in buying debt-laden Nigerian rival 9mobile and withdrew from submitting a firm bid ...


Tue, 30 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Opening Up Access To Spectrum Transfer In Nigeria: Examining The NCC Spectrum Trading Guidelines - Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment - Nigeria - Mondaq News Alerts
Opening Up Access To Spectrum Transfer In Nigeria: Examining The NCC Spectrum Trading Guidelines - Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment - Nigeria  Mondaq News Alerts

The brief provides information on the spectrum licensing regime of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and evaluates options for transferring ...


Thu, 13 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, Etisalat, Globacom and Airtel Nigeria are being made to up their internet prices by NCC - Quartz Africa
MTN, Etisalat, Globacom and Airtel Nigeria are being made to up their internet prices by NCC  Quartz Africa

Around a year ago, Nigeria's mobile internet subscriber base had nearly hit at a landmark figure: 100 million. But, due to unfavorable government policies, that ...


Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Bharti Airtel may go for consolidation as Etisalat Nigeria looks for buyers - Economic Times
Bharti Airtel may go for consolidation as Etisalat Nigeria looks for buyers  Economic Times

Nigeria is Bhartis largest Africa market where a potential consolidation opportunity is arising with Etisalat Nigeria looking for buyers after having failed to *service* ...


Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Teleology preferred bidder for Nigeria's 9mobile - sources - Reuters
Teleology preferred bidder for Nigeria's 9mobile - sources  Reuters

Teleology Holdings Limited has emerged as preferred bidder for Nigeria's fourth largest telecoms firm 9mobile and has been asked to pay a deposit of $50 ...


Wed, 28 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Teleology Pulls Out of 9Mobile - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Teleology Pulls Out of 9Mobile  AllAfrica.com

Barely, two months after Teleology Holdings received approval to take over the operations of 9mobile as the preferred bidder, Teleology Holdings has ...


Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
S&P keeps Etisalat rating despite loan default of UAE telco's Nigerian subsidiary - The National
S&P keeps Etisalat rating despite loan default of UAE telco's Nigerian subsidiary  The National

The ratings company said it would maintain Etisalat's AA-/Stable/A-1+ S&P rating even after Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services or Etisalat Nigeria ...


Sat, 18 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Why Teleology Holdings is pulling out of Nigeria's 9mobile deal - Pulse Nigeria
Why Teleology Holdings is pulling out of Nigeria's 9mobile deal  Pulse Nigeria

Teleology Holdings Limited will be seeking to exit its shareholding in the local joint venture.


Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Laws Of Impactful Banking - Forbes Africa
The Laws Of Impactful Banking  Forbes Africa

Human rights icons such as Albie Sachs and Dulla Omar shaped the early career choices of Yasmin Masithela, the Managing Executive of Transactional ...


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s Access Bank to Repay $400 Million Bond Two Years Early - Bloomberg
Nigeria’s Access Bank to Repay $400 Million Bond Two Years Early  Bloomberg

Access Bank Plc plans to redeem a $400 million subordinated Eurobond due in 2021 two years early as Nigeria's fourth-largest lender seeks to reduce funding ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Show evidence of Buhari’s corrupt deals, Keyamo tells PDP - The Punch
Show evidence of Buhari’s corrupt deals, Keyamo tells PDP  The Punch

Kamarudeen Ogundele and Success Nwogu, Abuja The Spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation, Festus Keyamo (SAN), has ...


Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Fortunes of Nigeria’s banks tied to the oil price - Financial Times
Fortunes of Nigeria’s banks tied to the oil price  Financial Times

The rally in the price of oil over the past year is far from a universal benefit to Nigeria's economy, which is dependent on crude oil revenue but cannot meet ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Now that Etisalat is out of Nigeria, who is going to buy its rebranded version? - Pulse Nigeria
Now that Etisalat is out of Nigeria, who is going to buy its rebranded version?  Pulse Nigeria

The first bone of contention for the companies looking to place bids for 9Mobile will be its $1.2 billion debt.


Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
9Mobile: Investors seeking to buy former Etisalat Nigeria revealed - Daily Post Nigeria
9Mobile: Investors seeking to buy former Etisalat Nigeria revealed  Daily Post Nigeria

9Mobile, formerly Etisalat Nigeria, is attracting big investors. Companies that have shown strong interest are BUA Group, Virgin Mobile from the United Kin.


Sun, 23 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Nigeria rebrands; now 9Mobile telecom - Premium Times
Etisalat Nigeria rebrands; now 9Mobile telecom  Premium Times

Etisalat Nigeria on Thursday rallied to move away from the shadows of its troubles by taking a new brand name. At end of a management meeting of the telecom ...


Thu, 13 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
PMB's Family Has No Shares In Etisalat, Keystone Bank – Investors - Leadership Newspaper
PMB's Family Has No Shares In Etisalat, Keystone Bank – Investors  Leadership Newspaper

Contrary to claims by the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) that President Muhammadu Buhari's family has ownership of shares in the Etisalat Nigeria ...


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
$43m debt: Shareholders reject sale of 9Mobile - Punchng
$43m debt: Shareholders reject sale of 9Mobile  Punchng

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja Shareholders of 9Mobile have cautioned the Central Bank of Nigeria, the Nigerian Communications Commission and others invo...


Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Who Gets 9Mobile? - AllAfrica - Top Africa News
Nigeria: Who Gets 9Mobile?  AllAfrica - Top Africa News

As foreign and local firms jostle to acquire 9mobile, Chika Amanze-Nwachuku and Raheem Akingbolu examine the strengths and weaknesses of the top ...


Wed, 27 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Nigeria officially confirms brand name change - Pulse Nigeria
Etisalat Nigeria officially confirms brand name change  Pulse Nigeria

In a syndicated announcement across social media, Etisalat said the company will now be known as 9Mobile.


Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Court sacks Etisalat Board - Punchng
Court sacks Etisalat Board  Punchng

Oladimeji Ramon. The Federal High Court in Lagos has nullified the appointment of an interim board for Emerging Markets Telecommunications *Service*, the ...


Sun, 14 Jan 2018 18:34:01 GMT
Etisalat sells Nigerian cell towers - Telecoms.com
Etisalat sells Nigerian cell towers  Telecoms.com

The African telecoms market has long been a pioneer of cell tower sharing and outsourcing and on Friday operator group Etisalat voted in favour of the model ...


Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT
EXCLUSIVE: Etisalat Nigeria’s troubles worsen as largest shareholder pulls out - Premium Times
EXCLUSIVE: Etisalat Nigeria’s troubles worsen as largest shareholder pulls out  Premium Times

Etisalat Nigeria Limited, Nigeria's fourth largest telecommunication firm, appears to be swimming deeper in troubled waters as Mubadala Development ...


Thu, 15 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: 9Mobile Acquisition - All Eyes On Teleology As Deadline Looms - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: 9Mobile Acquisition - All Eyes On Teleology As Deadline Looms  AllAfrica.com

With less than a month to the 90 days window given to Teleology Holdings Limited to pay the balance of $251 million to acquire 9mobile, industry watchers are ...


Tue, 26 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Going! Going! Gone! Finally, 9Mobile goes to Teleology - Vanguard
Going! Going! Gone! Finally, 9Mobile goes to Teleology  Vanguard

It was as if this time would not come. At some point a likelihood of the jinx that befell the country's national carrier, NITEL, leading to the unbundling sale of its ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Teleology acquires Nigeria's 9mobile - Independent Online
Teleology acquires Nigeria's 9mobile  Independent Online

Teleology Holdings has agreed to buy 9mobile, Nigeria's fourth largest telecoms provider, the investment firm said yesterday.


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian Telecoms Company Teleology Takes Over 9Mobile - AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Telecoms Company Teleology Takes Over 9Mobile  AllAfrica.com

Teleology Nigeria Limited has constituted a new board of directors to manage the affairs of the company following the disbandment of an interim board which ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 06:18:22 GMT
Cheaper phones will ring the changes in Nigeria’s potent market - Financial Times
Cheaper phones will ring the changes in Nigeria’s potent market  Financial Times

Etisalat Nigeria, the country's fourth-largest mobile phone company, ran into trouble in July when debts pushed the business to the brink. That should have been ...


Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat/Keystone Bank Saga: Keyamo wants Atiku, PDP to apologise to Buhari, Nigerians - Pulse Nigeria
Etisalat/Keystone Bank Saga: Keyamo wants Atiku, PDP to apologise to Buhari, Nigerians  Pulse Nigeria

The Director, Strategic Communications, APC Presidential Campaign Council, Mr Festus Keyamo, made the call in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday.


Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria telecom operators bemoan multiple taxation - Reuters
Nigeria telecom operators bemoan multiple taxation  Reuters

Operators say unfairly taxed at local, state and federal level.


Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Real Identity of New Owners of 9Mobile, Formerly Etisalat Nigeria - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Real Identity of New Owners of 9Mobile, Formerly Etisalat Nigeria  AllAfrica.com

Recent reports indicated that Teleology Holdings Limited may have been finally selected as the preferred bidder for 9Mobile, formerly Etisalat Nigeria, the ...


Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Controversy over Teleology's 9mobile deal - ITWeb Africa
Controversy over Teleology's 9mobile deal  ITWeb Africa

Unresolved legal and regulatory issues continue to impact on process.


Wed, 09 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telco's parent company will save it from its debtors via recapitalisation - Pulse Nigeria
Telco's parent company will save it from its debtors via recapitalisation  Pulse Nigeria

Initially, after some banks had tried to take over the telco, Etisalat's parent company had leaned towards throwing the company under the bus.


Wed, 17 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Telecoms in Nigeria - Lexology
Telecoms in Nigeria  Lexology

Market spotlight. Trends and developments. What is the current state of the telecoms market in your jurisdiction, including any trends and recent ...


Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Teleology finally cleared to acquire 9mobile - Developing Telecoms
Teleology finally cleared to acquire 9mobile  Developing Telecoms

9mobile's much-delayed sale to Teleology Holdings has received definitive clearance from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and Central Bank ...


Fri, 31 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
More competition for MTN in Nigeria - Business Day
More competition for MTN in Nigeria  Business Day

A company backed by former MTN Nigeria CEO Adrian Wood pays a $50m deposit towards the acquisition of 9Mobile.


Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Telecom company appoints new VPs - Pulse Nigeria
Telecom company appoints new VPs  Pulse Nigeria

Etisalat Nigeria has appointed Ibrahim Dikko as vice president for regulatory and corporate affairs, and Ken Ogujiofor as vice president for consumer sales and ...


Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 2-Abu Dhabi's Etisalat wants Nigerian debt deal before sells stake -sources - Reuters
UPDATE 2-Abu Dhabi's Etisalat wants Nigerian debt deal before sells stake -sources  Reuters

... * Etisalat may exit Nigeria over debt default. * Owns 45 pct stake in local unit after loan swap. * To meet lenders in Nigeria on Tuesday or Wednesday.


Mon, 13 Mar 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat Nigeria Chairman, Hakeem Bello-Osagie, Resigns - SaharaReporters.com
Etisalat Nigeria Chairman, Hakeem Bello-Osagie, Resigns  SaharaReporters.com

A statement obtained by PREMIUM TIMES confirmed the development, saying the decision followed “the approval of a restructuring plan for the ...


Fri, 30 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: 9Mobile Mulls Strategy to Remain Competitive - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: 9Mobile Mulls Strategy to Remain Competitive  AllAfrica.com

9mobile is considering *fresh* strategies that would awaken competition in the industry. THISDAY gathered that Teleology Nigeria, the new owners of 9mobile, are ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Painful lessons for 9Mobile shareholders - Punchng
Painful lessons for 9Mobile shareholders  Punchng

Tayo Oke(drtayooke@gmail.com ) We return to the column's regular theme of capital markets law this week with the news that Justice Binta Nyako of ...


Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
In South Africa and Nigeria, banks want to be phone companies–in Kenya, the phone company is already the bank - Quartz
In South Africa and Nigeria, banks want to be phone companies–in Kenya, the phone company is already the bank  Quartz

There has been so much discussion about the impact of the mobile phone on the financial industry in African countries but this tweet by former bank boss ...


Thu, 11 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Subscribers seek end to 9Mobile woes - Guardian Nigeria
Subscribers seek end to 9Mobile woes  Guardian Nigeria

Subscribers of the embattled telecommunications firm, 9Mobile are not happy with happenings around the company and have called for an amicable resolution ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Global Infrastructure Services Market Size 2019- Huge Growth Till 2024 - Business Gazette
Global Infrastructure Services Market Size 2019- Huge Growth Till 2024  Business Gazette

Global Infrastructure Services Growth Analysis, Share, Demand by Regions, Types and Analysis of Key Players- Research Forecasts to 2024.


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:52:44 GMT
Nigeria: Consumers Groan Over Poor Connections As 4G/LTE Services Wobble - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Consumers Groan Over Poor Connections As 4G/LTE Services Wobble  AllAfrica.com

Telecommunications subscribers are unhappy with the mobile network operators over slow Internet connections, especially the fourth generation long term ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Etisalat, Africa's IHS in Nigeria tower sale, leaseback deal - ArabianBusiness.com
Etisalat, Africa's IHS in Nigeria tower sale, leaseback deal  ArabianBusiness.com

The Nigerian affiliate of Etisalat has completed the transfer of 555 telecom towers to Africa's IHS, the second tranche of a sale and leaseback deal announced ...


Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
Banks’ exposure to Etisalat Nigeria: an investor advisory - Vanguard
Banks’ exposure to Etisalat Nigeria: an investor advisory  Vanguard

Analysts mull restructuring, equity conversion? By Emeka Anaeto, Business Editor. THE Nigerian bourse closed the week bullish, in line with analysts' ...


Mon, 17 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Court Admits More Evidence In Paul IK Dairo's N200m Suit Against Etisalat - SaharaReporters.com
Court Admits More Evidence In Paul IK Dairo's N200m Suit Against Etisalat  SaharaReporters.com

The N200m copyright infringement suit filed by a popular Nigerian musician, Paul I.K. Dairo, alias Paul Play, against a telecommunications company, Etisalat ...


Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:00:00 GMT
9Mobile (Etisalat) Data Plan, Bundle, How to Check Data Balance, Customer Care - BuzzNigeria.com
9Mobile (Etisalat) Data Plan, Bundle, How to Check Data Balance, Customer Care  BuzzNigeria.com

Subscribing to Etisalat 9mobile data plan comes with some little hassle that shouldn't be an issue in the first place. Here are all you must know about their daily, ...


Tue, 06 Jun 2017 22:54:24 GMT
Famous Nigerians that are world celebrities - Legit.ng
Famous Nigerians that are world celebrities  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? Many ? famous Nigerians ? have become world-known thanks to their talent and charisma. In this article, you will find the most popular actors ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Teleology Holdings to withdraw from 9mobile project - IT News Africa
Teleology Holdings to withdraw from 9mobile project  IT News Africa

Teleology Holdings, the new owners of 9mobile, have withdrawn from further participation in the 9mobile project. The company acquired 9mobile, known then ...


Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Failed bank buyout deal shows perils of investing in Nigeria - Fin24
Failed bank buyout deal shows perils of investing in Nigeria  Fin24

It looked like a done deal between a Nigerian bank in need of funding and a US private-equity firm keen to stump up the cash. But after documents were signed, ...


Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s creative industry, fastest growing in the world — Minister - Vanguard
Nigeria’s creative industry, fastest growing in the world — Minister  Vanguard

The Minister of State, Industry, Trade and Investment, Aisha Abubakar, has said that the Nigerian creative industry has the fastest growth rate in the world.


Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hakeem Belo-Osagie - BizNis Africa
Hakeem Belo-Osagie  BizNis Africa

Hakeem Belo-Osagie is the Chairman of Etisalat Nigeria, Nigeria's fourth largest mobile telecom network. He has served as Special Assistant to the Nigerian ...


Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Poor infrastructure holds back Nigeria’s broadband revolution - Financial Times
Poor infrastructure holds back Nigeria’s broadband revolution  Financial Times

Less than five years ago, internet speeds in Lagos were so slow that digital entertainment entrepreneur Jason Njoku used to take Nigerian films to London on ...


Sun, 04 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Poor service: Nigeria fines Airtel, Etisalat, 2 others - Firstpost
Poor service: Nigeria fines Airtel, Etisalat, 2 others  Firstpost

The fines come for poor *service*, dropped calls and bad line quality in March and April.


Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Maroc Telecom To Acquire Etisalat's West African Business For $650 Million - Forbes
Maroc Telecom To Acquire Etisalat's West African Business For $650 Million  Forbes

Etisalat, the largest mobile phone company in the United Arab Emirates, has agreed to sell a significant portion of its West African operations to Maroc Telecom, ...


Wed, 07 May 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat launches youth-friendly package with #Breakfree campaign - Guardian Nigeria
Etisalat launches youth-friendly package with #Breakfree campaign  Guardian Nigeria

In a bid to further demonstrate its commitment of placing customers at the centre of its operations, telecommunications company, Etisalat has launched a ...


Tue, 07 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian GSM subscribers exceed 150m mark - TeleGeography
Nigerian GSM subscribers exceed 150m mark  TeleGeography

Nigeria. Nigeria, Africa's largest mobile market by subscribers, ended September 2016 with a total of 152.84 million active GSM lines, an increase of 3.0% from ...


Fri, 11 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
MTN selling more towers? - BusinessTech
MTN selling more towers?  BusinessTech

Speculation points to a continued sell-off by MTN of its towers, with Nigeria being the latest territory to see the sale of the group's infrastructure. Nigeria boasts ...


Thu, 06 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Shareholders applaud Access Bank's involvement in Etisalat - Guardian Nigeria
Shareholders applaud Access Bank's involvement in Etisalat  Guardian Nigeria

Shareholders of Access Bank Plc have commended the lender and other consortium of banks for their involvement in the $1.72 billion Etisalat loan facility, which ...


Mon, 30 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa phone tower firm IHS raises $2.6 billion - Reuters
Africa phone tower firm IHS raises $2.6 billion  Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) - Nigerian phone tower group IHS has raised $2 billion in equity and $600 million in debt in what it says is the biggest equity fund raising by an ...


Sun, 02 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT
The Efficacy Of Consumer Protection Laws In The Nigerian Telecommunications Industry (Part One) - Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment - Nigeria - Mondaq News Alerts
The Efficacy Of Consumer Protection Laws In The Nigerian Telecommunications Industry (Part One) - Media, Telecoms, IT, Entertainment - Nigeria  Mondaq News Alerts

In a country where there are over 149 million active phone lines, where over 10 million people are owners of at least one mobile phone, and where the ...


Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
This is how Nigeria's major mobile networks fared in a 4G internet speed test - Pulse Nigeria
This is how Nigeria's major mobile networks fared in a 4G internet speed test  Pulse Nigeria

Airtel's recent 4G announcement meant all the Nigerian telcos now had a 4G LTE offering so we decided to test all of them and measure their data speeds to see ...


Wed, 03 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: How 9Mobile Acquisition Delay Triggered N5.5bn Revenue Loss - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: How 9Mobile Acquisition Delay Triggered N5.5bn Revenue Loss  AllAfrica.com

Nigeria's fourth telecom operator, 9mobile, has suffered a loss in market share estimated at N5.5 billion in six months, occasioned by the confusion and delay in ...


Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Telco's new brand identity still has room for improvement - Pulse Nigeria
Telco's new brand identity still has room for improvement  Pulse Nigeria

9mobile's logo isn't a home run but it will get better as the time rolls by.


Thu, 20 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Why exit of Mubadala, Etisalat’s majority shareholder, is not announced yet – Source - Premium Times
Why exit of Mubadala, Etisalat’s majority shareholder, is not announced yet – Source  Premium Times

The formal announcement of the exit of Mubadala Development Company as the largest shareholder of Etisalat Nigeria Limited and a new ownership structure ...


Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMT
9mobile's Magic Hour promo a nod to Nigerian spirit - Guardian Nigeria
9mobile's Magic Hour promo a nod to Nigerian spirit  Guardian Nigeria

Life is a continuous journey of survival and determination. Those who make a great mark in life are those that strive to succeed against all odds. We see this ...


Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Reps to probe Etisalat collapse, tariffs on sugar importation - Guardian Nigeria
Reps to probe Etisalat collapse, tariffs on sugar importation  Guardian Nigeria

The Deputy Speaker, Yussuff Lasun, who presided, mandated the House Committee on Telecommunications to conduct the investigation and report back in ...


Fri, 24 Nov 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Why 9mobile customers are experiencing service disruptions – Official - Premium Times
Why 9mobile customers are experiencing service disruptions – Official  Premium Times

The management of 9mobile have provided a reason why some subscribers are experiencing disruption in services. Emerging Markets Telecommunication ...


Wed, 23 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat customers get international calls at local rates to 10 countries - gulfnews.com
Etisalat customers get international calls at local rates to 10 countries  gulfnews.com

Etisalat's Wasel add-on *service* now available in Afghanistan, Iran and Nigeria.


Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT
Etisalat: Naira devaluation to blame for our N377bn debt crisis - TheCable
Etisalat: Naira devaluation to blame for our N377bn debt crisis  TheCable

Etisalat Nigeria is in talks with 13 Nigerian banks to renegotiate the terms of a $1.2 billion loan it took out four years ago after missing a payment. At current ...


Thu, 09 Mar 2017 08:00:00 GMT

MTN Nigeria shares hit 3-month high after the telecoms company partially reopens - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria shares hit 3-month high after the telecoms company partially reopens  CNBCAfrica.com

ABUJA (Reuters) – Shares of MTN Nigeria hit a three-month high on Friday after the telecoms company's offices partially reopened following a shutdown due to ...


Fri, 06 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria says all stores will be closed after anti-South African attacks - Reuters
  1. MTN Nigeria says all stores will be closed after anti-South African attacks  Reuters
  2. MTN Nigeria says all stores closed after anti-SA attacks  Moneyweb.co.za
  3. Nigeria pulls out of South Africa summit after deadly riots  Al Jazeera English
  4. MTN and MultiChoice shut branches in Nigeria as retaliation for SA attacks  Business Day
  5. View full coverage on Google News

Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South African firms' foreign operations could be at risk after xenophobic attacks - CNBC
South African firms' foreign operations could be at risk after xenophobic attacks  CNBC

Some of South Africa's largest businesses could be vulnerable after a spate of attacks on foreign nationals in recent weeks, one expert has told CNBC.


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:43:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria launches money transfer service - Reuters
MTN Nigeria launches money transfer service  Reuters

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria's biggest telecoms firm MTN has launched a mobile money transfer *service*, targeting those without bank accounts, and said on ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria mulls raising NGN 100 bln from commercial paper issue - report - Telecompaper
MTN Nigeria mulls raising NGN 100 bln from commercial paper issue - report  Telecompaper

MTN Nigeria is planning to raise NGN 100 billion by issuing Commercial Paper (CP), Premium Times reported. It is yet to officially announce the plan but ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:10:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria plans 100 billion naira commercial paper - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria plans 100 billion naira commercial paper  CNBCAfrica.com

Nigeria's equities market gained 2.3 per cent last week on increased buying interest in some key stocks. To assess the performance of Nigeria's equities market, ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 12:20:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria officially launches mobile money operations - Africanews English
MTN Nigeria officially launches mobile money operations  Africanews English

As its biggest market, the Nigeria launch is seen as a significant move by experts and industry players. One of MTN's biggest and successful MoMo operations in ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to stay in Nigeria despite xenophobia retaliation attacks - EWN
MTN to stay in Nigeria despite xenophobia retaliation attacks  EWN

MTN closed its retail operations and headquarters in the west African country after four franchise outlets were damaged.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 21:39:32 GMT
Nigeria’s banks stand to gain more from mobile money than MTN - The Africa Report
Nigeria’s banks stand to gain more from mobile money than MTN  The Africa Report

MTN may find that it's working for Nigeria's banks as it seeks to repeat its mobile money success in east Africa.


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: MTN's Momo Agent Plans to Aid Financial Inclusion in Nigeria - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: MTN's Momo Agent Plans to Aid Financial Inclusion in Nigeria  AllAfrica.com

A subsidiary of MTN Nigeria, Y'ello Digital Financial Services, last month launched its super-agent network *service* named 'MoMo Agent.' The launch held in ...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:20:11 GMT
MTN may reopen offices today - The Punch
MTN may reopen offices today  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa MTN Nigeria is to reopen its offices for business today after a five-day suspension of its business activities. MTN Nigeria has anno...


Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN 'targets 98m Nigerians' with new mobile money service - Capacity Media
MTN 'targets 98m Nigerians' with new mobile money service  Capacity Media

MTN has launched its mobile payment services in Nigeria, targeting 98 million mobile customers with a weekend launch in the capital, Abuja.


Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Xenophobic attacks: Why the official outrage from Nigeria this time? - African Arguments
Xenophobic attacks: Why the official outrage from Nigeria this time?  African Arguments

After repeated xenophobic attacks in South Africa, the Nigerian government response has typically been muted. Why was this time different? A march against ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:11:56 GMT
Xenophobia storm hits MTN, Shoprite, Pepkor, Pick n Pay; Nigeria recalls SA envoy; Ramaphosa Tweets for calm - BizNews
Xenophobia storm hits MTN, Shoprite, Pepkor, Pick n Pay; Nigeria recalls SA envoy; Ramaphosa Tweets for calm  BizNews

Mobile-phone giant MTN and grocer Shoprite are among South African firms facing a backlash to xenophobic violence in their home country.


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
#XenophobiaInSouthAfrica – MTN Nigeria Closes Stores, Services Centres - Techfinancials.co.za
#XenophobiaInSouthAfrica – MTN Nigeria Closes Stores, Services Centres  Techfinancials.co.za

The mobile phone operator announced on Wednesday it has shut down all of its stores and *service* centres in Nigeria.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria shares hit an all time low after adjournment of $2 billion lawsuit - The Leader Newspaper Online
MTN Nigeria shares hit an all time low after adjournment of $2 billion lawsuit  The Leader Newspaper Online

MTN Nigeria shares dropped on Thursday June 27, 2019 by almost 3%. This came after a court adjourned a case where the government sued the telecom ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:44:00 GMT
MTN plans to raise N100 billion from commercial paper - Premium Times
MTN plans to raise N100 billion from commercial paper  Premium Times

There are strong indications that MTN Nigeria is planning to raise N100 billion through Commercial Paper (CP). Although the telco giant is yet to officially ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 13:10:00 GMT
MTN nationalisation threat; Sasol delays results (again); No Eskom “haircut”; HK activists want US help - BizNews
MTN nationalisation threat; Sasol delays results (again); No Eskom “haircut”; HK activists want US help  BizNews

The fallout from last week's xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals is now affecting some of South Africa's major companies.


Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Innovative teenager wins MTN kiddies hackathon - The Punch
Innovative teenager wins MTN kiddies hackathon  The Punch

Udochi Ogubuike MTN Nigeria says 14-year-old, Yusuf Molumo, has won the 2019 MTN Kiddies mPulse hackathon for creating QuizMe, an educational aggr...


Tue, 17 Sep 2019 00:08:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria subsidiary is going all in with Mobile Money Agent service - Legit.ng
MTN Nigeria subsidiary is going all in with Mobile Money Agent service  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? The character of financial services in Nigeria looks set to be redefined as MTN Nigeria enters the mobile financial services space with the ...


Sat, 14 Sep 2019 14:22:41 GMT
MTN Nigeria wants to help your love life, here’s how - Pulse Nigeria
MTN Nigeria wants to help your love life, here’s how  Pulse Nigeria

Relationship Twitter is one of the hottest segments of Nigerian Twitter. Everyday, there are at least a hundred pictures or videos that receive a “God when” ...


Sat, 14 Sep 2019 17:24:51 GMT
Protests spread, 125 arrested, police guard embassies, MTN - The Punch
Protests spread, 125 arrested, police guard embassies, MTN  The Punch

Protests against xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa continued on Wednesday with the Federal Government declaring that Nigeria would boycott ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
'I am sorry that men are failing our country' - MTN boss to his employees - News24
'I am sorry that men are failing our country' - MTN boss to his employees  News24

MTN SA's CEO Godfrey Motsa has penned a letter to his employees about the scourge of xenophobic violence and the assault on the country's women.


Sat, 07 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerians Call For Boycott Of MTN, Shoprite, DSTV - SaharaReporters.com
Nigerians Call For Boycott Of MTN, Shoprite, DSTV  SaharaReporters.com

The call was made following the latest vicious attacks on Nigerians and their businesses in South Africa.


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Enough is enough, says Nigeria as relations with SA fracture - Business Day
Enough is enough, says Nigeria as relations with SA fracture  Business Day

Already frail diplomatic relations between the SA and Nigerian governments were further strained following days of looting and attacks on foreign nationals and ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Group announces new leadership - IOL
MTN Group announces new leadership  IOL

The MTN group on Tuesday announced that current Zambia chief executive Phillip van Dalsen will be leaving the company at the end of September.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN CEO Godfrey Motsa lashes out at 'despicable' xenophobia - TechCentral
MTN CEO Godfrey Motsa lashes out at 'despicable' xenophobia  TechCentral

Dear colleagues,. There is blood in the streets, the blood of our nation's women and the blood of our brothers and sisters caught up in acts of xenophobia.


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN fined R5m for tripling WhatsApp data bundle prices - Business Day
MTN fined R5m for tripling WhatsApp data bundle prices  Business Day

Icasa says company knowingly contravened regulations and brought problems for itself.


Mon, 09 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Letter from Africa: Nigerian anger over South African xenophobia - BBC News
Letter from Africa: Nigerian anger over South African xenophobia  BBC News

Anti-foreigner attacks in South Africa are souring the country's relations with Nigeria.


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Xenophobia: Everyone has right to earn a living freely, safely —MTN boss - The Punch
Xenophobia: Everyone has right to earn a living freely, safely —MTN boss  The Punch

The Chief Executive Officer of MTN Nigeria, Ferdi Moolman, has said that everyone has a right to a world where their rights and freedoms are respec...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Investors dump Dangote Cement, MTN shares - The Punch
Investors dump Dangote Cement, MTN shares  The Punch

Feyisayo Popoola The equities market declined by N88.3bn on Thursday on the back of major sell-offs witnessed in Dangote Cement Plc, MTN Nigeria C...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Uganda records 30.5% growth in revenue to Shs765bn - Independent
MTN Uganda records 30.5% growth in revenue to Shs765bn  Independent

Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | MTN Uganda has recorded a 30.5% growth in revenue to Shs765.32bn for the first six months ending June.30 owed to the ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN: New board under fire as HEDA gives SEC ultimatum - Daily Post Nigeria
MTN: New board under fire as HEDA gives SEC ultimatum  Daily Post Nigeria

The Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been handed over a 14-day ultimatum to delist some members of the newly-constituted MTN ...


Sun, 15 Sep 2019 14:13:22 GMT
Heading home: Nigerians fleeing xenophobic attacks in South Africa determined to start afresh - Pulse Nigeria
Heading home: Nigerians fleeing xenophobic attacks in South Africa determined to start afresh  Pulse Nigeria

Things will never be the same again to a lot of Nigerians who left everything behind in South Africa to return home after the recent spat of xenophobic attacks in ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 08:56:41 GMT
Xenophobic Attacks: MTN shop attacked in Akwa Ibom - Premium Times
Xenophobic Attacks: MTN shop attacked in Akwa Ibom  Premium Times

Some youth Tuesday afternoon attacked an MTN shop in Uyo, Nigeria's South-South, in apparent retaliation to the continuous xenophobic attacks on Nigerians ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
African online giant Jumia, part-owned by MTN, has admitted to fraudulent sales - Business Insider South Africa
African online giant Jumia, part-owned by MTN, has admitted to fraudulent sales  Business Insider South Africa

Jumia owns Zando in South Africa and was listed on the New York stock exchange earlier this year.


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Equips Aviation Medical Clinics Ikeja In its 'What Can We Do Together' Initiative - Nigerian Entertainment Today
MTN Equips Aviation Medical Clinics Ikeja In its 'What Can We Do Together' Initiative  Nigerian Entertainment Today

It was all joy and excitement for staff of Aviation Medical Clinics, Ikeja, as they received brand new sets of hospital supplies from the MTN Foundation.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:31:57 GMT
MTN Nigeria debuts in Lagos in $6.5 billion listing - Reuters
MTN Nigeria debuts in Lagos in $6.5 billion listing  Reuters

MTN Nigeria, owned by South Africa's MTN Group, listed in Lagos on Thursday in a 2 trillion naira ($6.54 billion) flotation turning the telecoms company into the ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's diesel-dependent economy braces for clean-fuel rules - Reuters
Nigeria's diesel-dependent economy braces for clean-fuel rules  Reuters

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria's frenetic commercial capital, Lagos, is plunged into darkness several times a day. Then its generators roar, and the lights flood back ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:29:00 GMT
UPDATE 4-MTN Nigeria to list shares in Lagos in $6 bln flotation - Reuters
UPDATE 4-MTN Nigeria to list shares in Lagos in $6 bln flotation  Reuters

The Nigerian business of South Africa's MTN Group said it would start trading its existing shares worth about $6 billion in Lagos on Thursday, ahead of its plan ...


Tue, 14 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Meet The 6 Largest Individual Shareholders In Mobile Telecom Giant MTN Nigeria - Forbes
Meet The 6 Largest Individual Shareholders In Mobile Telecom Giant MTN Nigeria  Forbes

Last week, MTN Group Limited, Africa's largest mobile phone company, listed its Nigerian unit on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. MTN Nigeria is the market ...


Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria Considers Lagos Share Listing Next Week - Bloomberg
MTN Nigeria Considers Lagos Share Listing Next Week  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd.'s Nigerian unit may list shares in Lagos next week, according to two people familiar with the matter, almost three years after agreeing to the ...


Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Faces New Nigeria Headache as Local Unit Probed Over Listing - Bloomberg
MTN Faces New Nigeria Headache as Local Unit Probed Over Listing  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd.'s Nigeria listing is being investigated by local authorities, the latest in a series of disputes in the African wireless carrier's largest market.


Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile money: Abuja central bank gives MTN Nigeria green light - Aljazeera.com
Mobile money: Abuja central bank gives MTN Nigeria green light  Aljazeera.com

South African telecom giant MTN Group will soon offer financial services to its 56 million mobile customers in Nigeria.


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria asks tribunal to rule on tax treatment of $1 billion fine - Reuters
MTN Nigeria asks tribunal to rule on tax treatment of $1 billion fine  Reuters

MTN Nigeria has asked a Nigerian tax tribunal to rule on whether the company should pay corporate tax on a 330 billion naira ($1.1 billion) fine, a spokesman ...


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria trying to fix a $2 billion tax dispute in court - Quartz
MTN Nigeria trying to fix a $2 billion tax dispute in court  Quartz

For MTN, Africa's largest telecoms company, Nigeria has long been its most problematic market. It is also MTN's largest market. While it dominates market share ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN to list Nigeria unit towards April and May - MTN Nigeria CEO - Reuters
MTN to list Nigeria unit towards April and May - MTN Nigeria CEO  Reuters

South African telecoms firm MTN Group Ltd expects its Nigeria unit to list on the local stock exchange "probably more towards April and May," the unit's chief ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria IPO: Telco to list by introduction - Quartz
MTN Nigeria IPO: Telco to list by introduction  Quartz

South Africa's MTN is one step closer to listing publicly in Nigeria—but it won't be doing so via an initial public offering (IPO). Africa's largest telecoms operator ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How I killed 7 women in hotels – Suspect - Premium Times
How I killed 7 women in hotels – Suspect  Premium Times

A suspected serial killer, Gracious David-West, 39, arrested by the police has admitted killing at least seven women in hotels in Lagos, Owerri and Port Harcourt.


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:06:00 GMT
MTN to kick start mobile money in Nigeria - Quartz Africa
MTN to kick start mobile money in Nigeria  Quartz Africa

The fledgling mobile money market in Nigeria is about to get a major shake-up. MTN Nigeria, the country's largest telecoms operator, has been granted a “super ...


Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-MTN shakes up Nigeria board, appoints ex-telecoms regulatory chief as next chair - Reuters
UPDATE 1-MTN shakes up Nigeria board, appoints ex-telecoms regulatory chief as next chair  Reuters

MTN Nigeria has appointed former telecoms regulatory chief Ernest Ndukwe as chairman-designate in a board shake-up following its debut stock market listing ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria has worst day since Lagos listing as probe starts - Business Day
MTN Nigeria has worst day since Lagos listing as probe starts  Business Day

Lagos — MTN Nigeria Communications had its worst day since the mobile carrier's May 16 market debut in Lagos after the company said the nation's antigraft ...


Mon, 27 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New set of Nigerians, some 319 return from South Africa - Anadolu Agency
New set of Nigerians, some 319 return from South Africa  Anadolu Agency

LAGOS, Nigeria A new set of 319 Nigerians arrived from South Africa as Abuja and other African nations intensified efforts to save their nationals from worsening ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 07:46:25 GMT
Nigerian court adjourns tax case between MTN and attorney general - Reuters
Nigerian court adjourns tax case between MTN and attorney general  Reuters

A Nigerian judge on Wednesday adjourned until Oct. 29 a case to resolve a $2 billion tax dispute between South African telecoms company MTN Group and ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria grows interim profits more than a third - Business Day
MTN Nigeria grows interim profits more than a third  Business Day

MTN's Nigerian business, its biggest by subscriber numbers, grew profit by more than a third in the six months to end-June thanks to new customers and higher ...


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria is said to consider Lagos share listing next week - BusinessTech
MTN Nigeria is said to consider Lagos share listing next week  BusinessTech

MTN Group Ltd's Nigerian unit may list shares in Lagos next week, according to two people familiar with the matter, almost three years after agreeing to the…


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria shares hit lowest since listing after $2 bln tax case adjourned - Reuters Africa
MTN Nigeria shares hit lowest since listing after $2 bln tax case adjourned  Reuters Africa

Shares in MTN Nigeria dropped on Thursday to their lowest level since the telecom company listed five weeks ago, after a court case about its $2 billion tax ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian equities up marginally led by MTN Nigeria, DANGSUGAR & DANGFLOUR - CNBCAfrica.com
Nigerian equities up marginally led by MTN Nigeria, DANGSUGAR & DANGFLOUR  CNBCAfrica.com

Nigeria's equities market posted its second gain of the week. To discuss what moved the markets, Seun Adesoye, Group Executive at TrustBanc Group joins ...


Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria scoops up 3.3 million customers - IOL
MTN Nigeria scoops up 3.3 million customers  IOL

MTN Nigeria added 3.3 million customers to its network in the six months to June, it said on Friday.


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
RPT-Nigeria's diesel-dependent economy braces for clean-fuel rules - Reuters
RPT-Nigeria's diesel-dependent economy braces for clean-fuel rules  Reuters

Nigeria's frenetic commercial capital, Lagos, is plunged into darkness several times a day. Then its generators roar, and the lights flood back on.


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:59:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria Is Set to Become Nation's Biggest Listed Firm: Chart - Bloomberg
MTN Nigeria Is Set to Become Nation's Biggest Listed Firm: Chart  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd.'s Nigerian unit will be the biggest listed company on the Lagos stock exchange by revenue once its shares start trading. The South African ...


Fri, 08 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria & Airtel Africa deliver solid results, what does this mean for Nigerian telecoms? - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria & Airtel Africa deliver solid results, what does this mean for Nigerian telecoms?  CNBCAfrica.com

As MTN Nigeria and Airtel Africa earnings hit the markets. Opeyemi Ani, Equity Research Analyst at Cordros Securities joins CNBC Africa for more. July 29, 2019.


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria CEO speaks on NSE listing - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria CEO speaks on NSE listing  CNBCAfrica.com

Today is the much-anticipated landmark listing by way of introduction of 20.4 million ordinary shares of MTN Nigeria shares on the Premium Board of the ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Plans Nigeria IPO Once $2 Billion Tax Case Is Resolved - Bloomberg
MTN Plans Nigeria IPO Once $2 Billion Tax Case Is Resolved  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. plans to push ahead with an initial public offering of its Nigerian unit once Africa's biggest wireless carrier resolves a $2 billion tax dispute in the ...


Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Telecommunication Market Benefits, Forthcoming Developments, Business Opportunities & Future Investments to 2024 -Maroc Telecom, Orascom Telecom Algerie, Safaricom, Telecom Egypt - Market Segment
Telecommunication Market Benefits, Forthcoming Developments, Business Opportunities & Future Investments to 2024 -Maroc Telecom, Orascom Telecom Algerie, Safaricom, Telecom Egypt  Market Segment

“A Telecommunication Market Research Report :- This research report classifies the global Telecommunication market in terms of top players/brands, region, ...


Fri, 20 Sep 2019 07:32:10 GMT
South Africa's MTN registers Nigerian business shares before listing - Reuters
South Africa's MTN registers Nigerian business shares before listing  Reuters

MTN has registered more than 20 billion shares of its $5 billion Nigerian business before its planned listing of the unit in the West African nation, the South ...


Tue, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 2-South Africa's MTN pays $53 mln to settle $8.1 bln Nigeria dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 2-South Africa's MTN pays $53 mln to settle $8.1 bln Nigeria dispute  Reuters

South African telecoms operator MTN Group has agreed to make a $53 million payment to resolve a dispute in Nigeria, it said on Monday, ending a four-month ...


Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Earnings Gain as Nigeria Leads Mobile Growth Across Africa - Bloomberg
MTN Earnings Gain as Nigeria Leads Mobile Growth Across Africa  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. first-half earnings rose as Africa's largest wireless carrier pushed ahead with an asset disposal plan and saw strong profit growth in its biggest ...


Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN shares have fully recovered from Nigerian curve balls but work remains - Business Day
MTN shares have fully recovered from Nigerian curve balls but work remains  Business Day

As the rally in MTN shares continues to gain steam, analysts caution that the company is not out of the woods yet because of its continued battles in Nigeria, ...


Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN closer to settling dispute in Nigeria - IOL
MTN closer to settling dispute in Nigeria  IOL

JOHANNESBURG – MTN moved closer to finalising one of its most international problems with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) announcing ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Applies to Nigerian Regulator for Share Listing - Bloomberg
MTN Applies to Nigerian Regulator for Share Listing  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. asked the Nigerian Securities & Exchange Commission for permission to proceed with a listing of its shares, according to two people familiar ...


Fri, 03 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN granted more spectrum in Nigeria after lengthy tussle - Business Day
MTN granted more spectrum in Nigeria after lengthy tussle  Business Day

The transfer of 800-megahertz spectrum was approved after a public inquiry into the boost the move would give to MTN's position in Nigeria.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN’s Nigerian Unit Becomes Most Valuable Stock in Lagos - Bloomberg
MTN’s Nigerian Unit Becomes Most Valuable Stock in Lagos  Bloomberg

It may be a new kid on the block, but MTN Group Ltd.'s Nigerian unit has become the most valuable company on the Lagos stock exchange. Three months after ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria's Arrival Transforms Fortunes of Lagos Stock Index - Bloomberg
MTN Nigeria's Arrival Transforms Fortunes of Lagos Stock Index  Bloomberg

Nigeria's benchmark stock index has wiped out almost all of its 2019 losses -- thanks to the recent arrival of a new giant listing. The main Lagos gauge was ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here is how to check if your SIM is among the 9.2m lines to be disconnected - TheCable
Here is how to check if your SIM is among the 9.2m lines to be disconnected  TheCable

Isa Patanmi, the minister of communications technology, recently directed the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) to block 9.2 million telephone lines.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 13:38:00 GMT
MTN asks Nigeria to forgive its $1 billion fine - 702
MTN asks Nigeria to forgive its $1 billion fine  702

The South African telecoms giant has 58 million subscribers in Nigeria, says Lee Kasumba (Africa State of Mind).


Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Addressing questions raised about MTN Nigeria's listing - CNBCAfrica.com
Addressing questions raised about MTN Nigeria's listing  CNBCAfrica.com

The Nigerian Stock Exchange and MTN Nigeria have put out statements addressing some issues raised about the listing of the company's shares on the ...


Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria $2bn tax battle adjourned again - ITWeb
MTN Nigeria $2bn tax battle adjourned again  ITWeb

The court case between MTN Nigeria and the country's attorney general continued yesterday as lawyers argued over a $2 billion tax bill.


Wed, 27 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria tax bill case postponed yet again - ITWeb
MTN Nigeria tax bill case postponed yet again  ITWeb

While MTN settled with the Nigerian central bank last year, its woes in Nigeria are not over yet. A Lagos judge yesterday postponed the telco's $2 billion ...


Fri, 08 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria server hit by suspected cyber criminals - ITWeb
MTN Nigeria server hit by suspected cyber criminals  ITWeb

MTN reportedly lost R28 million in just under two hours when suspected cyber criminals attacked its server on Saturday.


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria lists on NSE, valuing it over R70bn - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria lists on NSE, valuing it over R70bn  CNBCAfrica.com

MTN group goes ahead with its Nigerian listing today with the price set at 90 naira. CNBC Africa reporter Esther Awoniyi shares more details. May 16, 2019.


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria gains 10% on second trading day - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria gains 10% on second trading day  CNBCAfrica.com

MTN Nigeria shares rose by another 10 percent to 108 Naira 90 kobo per share price in its second trading session. Kayode Omosebi, Team Lead, Financial ...


Fri, 17 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria listing: Experts speak out - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria listing: Experts speak out  CNBCAfrica.com

Ahead of MTN Nigeria's planned listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, CNBC Africa's Debbie Movoria spoke to some analysts on their expectations of the ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria scores a spectrum win - Mobile World Live
MTN Nigeria scores a spectrum win  Mobile World Live

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) approved the transfer of 800MHz spectrum to MTN Group, which had been withheld while a public inquiry ...


Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN’s Nigeria listing in numbers - Business Day
MTN’s Nigeria listing in numbers  Business Day

MTN's Nigeria unit will be the second-biggest company on the Lagos bourse.


Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN is said to close in on $800m Nigeria settlement - Fin24
MTN is said to close in on $800m Nigeria settlement  Fin24

MTN is close to reaching a $800m settlement with Nigerian authorities over a claim it illegally transferred $8.1bn funds out of the country, according to a person ...


Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Reflections on the MTN Nigeria Communications case - Financier Worldwide
Reflections on the MTN Nigeria Communications case  Financier Worldwide

February 2019 | EXPERT BRIEFING | LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION. financierworldwide.com. On 29 August 2018, Nigeria's Central Bank (CBN) ...


Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:45:39 GMT
MTN wants to reduce huge fine imposed on it by Nigerian authorities - IOL
MTN wants to reduce huge fine imposed on it by Nigerian authorities  IOL

PIC built a 26 percent stake in Johannesburg-based MTN by late November and used that to call for the replacement of chairperson Phuthuma Nhleko.


Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Why MTN listing will be a game changer for Nigeria - CNBCAfrica.com
Why MTN listing will be a game changer for Nigeria  CNBCAfrica.com

MTN Group goes ahead with its Nigerian listing today with the price set at 90 naira. Joining CNBC Africa for more on the listing is Lanre Buluro, Director of ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria Deal Fails to Fuel Shares as More Trouble Feared - Bloomberg
MTN Nigeria Deal Fails to Fuel Shares as More Trouble Feared  Bloomberg

MTN Group Ltd. executives may have expected investors to cut them a little slack after they got potential liabilities of $8.1 billion in Nigeria reduced to $53 million ...


Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Reaching the unbanked — MTN to shake up Nigeria’s fintech sector - The Africa Report
Reaching the unbanked — MTN to shake up Nigeria’s fintech sector  The Africa Report

South African telecoms giant MTN has plans to shake up Nigeria's growing fintech environment.


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria plans to raise debt in future - CNBCAfrica.com
MTN Nigeria plans to raise debt in future  CNBCAfrica.com

MTN Group says the listing of its Nigerian unit on the local bourse is a step in the right direction towards increasing local ownership in MTN Nigeria. Seun Ameye ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Understanding the investment case for MTN Nigeria - CNBCAfrica.com
Understanding the investment case for MTN Nigeria  CNBCAfrica.com

In its recent report, Rand Merchant Bank Nigeria says MTN Nigeria is entering a new phase of growth, which will be data-driven, noting that an estimated net ...


Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's equities market anticipates MTN Nigeria listing - CNBCAfrica.com
Nigeria's equities market anticipates MTN Nigeria listing  CNBCAfrica.com

As MTN Nigeria plans to list about 20.35 billion shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange by way of introduction tomorrow, Tajudeen Ibrahim, VP and Head of ...


Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigerian payments launch cleared - Mobile World Live
MTN Nigerian payments launch cleared  Mobile World Live

MTN Group moved a step closer to rolling out mobile payment services in Nigeria, giving the operator a boost in a market where it is facing ongoing tax issues.


Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria shares drop to 5-week low as tax case adjourned to Oct - Moneyweb.co.za
MTN Nigeria shares drop to 5-week low as tax case adjourned to Oct  Moneyweb.co.za

MTN Nigeria shares dropped to their lowest level in five weeks a day after a local court adjourned until October a case involving the telecoms firm with the ...


Thu, 27 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to confirm whether your SIM card is registered - P.M. News
How to confirm whether your SIM card is registered  P.M. News

There are 2.42million unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria today, according to the Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Ibrahim Pantami.


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:27:52 GMT
MTN asks Nigerian tribunal to rule on tax treatment of $1bn fine - Moneyweb.co.za
MTN asks Nigerian tribunal to rule on tax treatment of $1bn fine  Moneyweb.co.za

MTN Nigeria has asked a tax tribunal to decide whether it should pay corporate tax to the Nigerian government on a 330 billion naira ($1.1 billion) fine or be ...


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian students demand MTN, MultiChoice leave the country - ITWeb
Nigerian students demand MTN, MultiChoice leave the country  ITWeb

South African businesses operating in Nigeria, including MultiChoice and MTN, have been given seven days to leave the West African nation.


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN's rise and fall in Nigeria - Moneyweb.co.za
MTN's rise and fall in Nigeria  Moneyweb.co.za

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Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Airtel overtakes Globacom, mobile subscription peaks at 174.67m - The Punch
Airtel overtakes Globacom, mobile subscription peaks at 174.67m  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Nigeria's major telecommunications operators recorded a total of 174.67million subscribers in July, the latest monthly report on subs...


Fri, 30 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerians Lament Over Poor Network Service Of Glo - The Nigerian Voice
Nigerians Lament Over Poor Network Service Of Glo  The Nigerian Voice

Telecom operator giant, Globacom, has come under fire over its alleged nationwide poor network performance. Customers had while lamenting over what they ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 17:15:31 GMT
How to confirm your SIM card registration status to avoid being blocked by NCC - Legit.ng
How to confirm your SIM card registration status to avoid being blocked by NCC  Legit.ng

On Thursday, September 12, Dr Isa Patami, the minister of communication, said the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) had been directed to block ...


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:55:00 GMT
Nigerian operators port 1.83 mln subscribers in 5 years - Telecompaper
Nigerian operators port 1.83 mln subscribers in 5 years  Telecompaper

A total of 1.83 million subscribers in Nigeria exchanged their network providers through the mobile number portability (MNP) scheme between 2013 to 2018, ...


Thu, 12 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile network operators' assets in Nigeria hit N1.95 trillion - Guardian Nigeria
Mobile network operators' assets in Nigeria hit N1.95 trillion  Guardian Nigeria

Total assets base of mobile operators in Nigeria increased by 130 per cent between 2017, and 2018, hitting N1.95 trillion last year, from N847.97 billion.


Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless - Technology Trend
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market 2019-2023, Upcoming Trends, Challenges and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless  Technology Trend

WiseGuyReports.com “Nigeria – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 14:06:32 GMT
1.83 million subscribers dump network operators - Guardian Nigeria
1.83 million subscribers dump network operators  Guardian Nigeria

From 2013 to 2018, a total of 1830483 subscribers exchanged their network providers through the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) scheme. MNP, which was ...


Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Xenophobia: Don’t use MTN, other South African goods, services —Oshiomhole - The Punch
Xenophobia: Don’t use MTN, other South African goods, services —Oshiomhole  The Punch

The National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Mr. Adams Oshiomhole, has urged Nigerians to boycott South African goods and services to protes...


Thu, 05 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
GSM: As Game Changer clocks 16 - Daily Trust
GSM: As Game Changer clocks 16  Daily Trust

The history of Nigeria's GSM revolution will not be complete if Globacom's entrance in 2003 isn't captured. The Otunba Mike Adenuga's telecom company, the ...


Thu, 29 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How to confirm whether your SIM card is registered - P.M. News
How to confirm whether your SIM card is registered  P.M. News

There are 2.42million unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria today, according to the Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Ibrahim Pantami.


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:27:52 GMT
Globacom set for Nigeria mobile money launch - Mobile World Live
Globacom set for Nigeria mobile money launch  Mobile World Live

Nigeria-based Globacom unveiled plans to launch a new mobile money platform in its home market, alongside a range of other product lines designed to boost ...


Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Size, Growth, Analysis, Trends, and Opportunities 2019-2024 - Stock Market Pioneer
Africa Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Size, Growth, Analysis, Trends, and Opportunities 2019-2024  Stock Market Pioneer

WiseGuyReports.com “Africa – Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the Report: Major MNOs in ...


Wed, 18 Sep 2019 11:28:27 GMT
PayAttitude appoints Babatunde Okeniyi as CEO - TheCable
PayAttitude appoints Babatunde Okeniyi as CEO  TheCable

The board of directors of PayAttitude Global, a payment platform with focus on mobile and digital payments, has announced the appointment of Babatunde ...


Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Mobile operators' second quarter performance shows 0.25% growth - Guardian Nigeria
Mobile operators' second quarter performance shows 0.25% growth  Guardian Nigeria

Mobile Network operators (MNOs) in the country recorded on a collective basis, 0.25 per cent growth in second quarter, which ended in June.


Wed, 04 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria dials up mobile banking revolution - Financial Times
Nigeria dials up mobile banking revolution  Financial Times

Is Nigeria set to replicate the success of Kenya's digital payments upheaval on an even grander scale? MTN, the top African telecom operator, certainly hopes so ...


Tue, 13 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
MTN Nigeria lifts ban on Glo calls - Telecompaper
MTN Nigeria lifts ban on Glo calls  Telecompaper

MTN Nigeria has lifted its partial ban on calls from Globacom subscribers to its network after stakeholders intervened in the matter, reports The Punch. The move ...


Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo overtakes Airtel, emerges Nigeria’s second largest telco - The Punch
Glo overtakes Airtel, emerges Nigeria’s second largest telco  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Globacom has emerged as the second biggest Global System for Mobile Communications company in Nigeria by the number of subscribers wi...


Sun, 30 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ICYMI: MTN lifts partial ban on Glo calls - The Punch
ICYMI: MTN lifts partial ban on Glo calls  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa MTN has lifted its partial ban on calls from Globacom subscribers to its network after stakeholders intervened in the matter. This c...


Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Interconnect debt: NCC, Glo, MTN sing discordant tunes - The Punch
Interconnect debt: NCC, Glo, MTN sing discordant tunes  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa A breakdown in mobile communication between 46.6 million Globacom subscribers and MTN network users may persist as both network opera...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigerian startup Tizeti launches WifiCall.ng IP voice call service - TechCrunch
Nigerian startup Tizeti launches WifiCall.ng IP voice call service  TechCrunch

Nigeria based startup Tizeti, an internet *service* provider, today launched WifiCall.ng—an internet voice-calling platform for individuals and businesses. WifiCall ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses - Yahoo Finance
Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses  Yahoo Finance

NEW YORK , June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nigeria has one of the largest telecom markets in Africa , supported by the second largest economy on the ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom announces roadmap to drive future of Nigerian telecoms - Intelligent CIO Africa
Globacom announces roadmap to drive future of Nigerian telecoms  Intelligent CIO Africa

Globacom has announced a roadmap to drive the future of Nigeria's telecommunication sector, including a plan to introduce new data analytics tools to capture.


Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Internet shutdown fears amid Nigeria election - Quartz
Internet shutdown fears amid Nigeria election  Quartz

Nigeria's government has publicly reiterated it will ensure internet access during its presidential elections on Saturday (Feb.16). Regardless, fears of an internet ...


Fri, 15 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Glo Ghana introduces new voice and data offers - Telecompaper
Glo Ghana introduces new voice and data offers  Telecompaper

Glo Mobile Ghana has introduced a number of new products. The firm launched a Voice and Data offer, Double Double, which doubles the subscriber's credit on ...


Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo, 9mobile lose subscribers as Nigeria's internet users hit 114.73 million - Pulse Nigeria
Glo, 9mobile lose subscribers as Nigeria's internet users hit 114.73 million  Pulse Nigeria

Globalcom and 9mobile lost a total of 188299 subscribers in February 2019 as the country's internet users grew marginally to 114.73 million.


Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
174m telecom subscribers spent N261bn on airtime in August - Daily Trust
174m telecom subscribers spent N261bn on airtime in August  Daily Trust

Telcos may lose N14bn to 9m SIMs deactivation. About 174.7 million telecom subscribers in the country spent at least N261billion on airtime last month.


Mon, 16 Sep 2019 02:44:00 GMT
Glo pays N2.6bn interconnect debt to MTN - The Punch
Glo pays N2.6bn interconnect debt to MTN  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa MTN Nigeria has received N2.6bn part-payment of interconnect debt from Globacom, sources familiar with the issue confirmed on Thursda...


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Telecoms Infrastructure, Operators, Regulations Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Nigeria Telecoms Infrastructure, Operators, Regulations Statistics and Analyses 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Nigeria - Telecoms Infrastructure, Operators, Regulations - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ...


Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo rolls out 'breakthrough products' - Myjoyonline.com
Glo rolls out 'breakthrough products'  Myjoyonline.com

Glo Mobile Ghana has introduced what it terms breakthrough products aimed at giving telecommunications subscribers in Ghana additional value.


Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
NCC audits MTN, Glo, others on SIM card registration - The Punch
NCC audits MTN, Glo, others on SIM card registration  The Punch

Everest Amaefule, Abuja. The Nigerian Communications Commission says it will soon begin auditing the process of Subscriber Identification Module registration ...


Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo, MTN taking us for granted – Customers lament poor networks - Daily Post Nigeria
Glo, MTN taking us for granted – Customers lament poor networks  Daily Post Nigeria

Customers of two giant telecom operators in Nigeria, Globacom and Mobile Telecommunication Network, MTN, have lamented the current poor network in the ...


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom’ll play a key role in driving financial inclusion –Disu - The Punch
Globacom’ll play a key role in driving financial inclusion –Disu  The Punch

Executive Vice-Chairman, Globacom, Mrs Bella Disu, tells IFE Ogunfuwa about the telco's mobile money plan among other sundry issues What's your op...


Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Anthony Joshua Endorses Glo... As Leading Telco Unveils New Communication Direction - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Anthony Joshua Endorses Glo... As Leading Telco Unveils New Communication Direction  AllAfrica.com

There is no gainsaying Globacom network is a leader among telecoms networks. This is because like a master steel forger, it hammers its iron while it is glowing ...


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
NCAA To Demolish Globacom Masts, Others' After 30-Day Ultimatum - SaharaReporters.com
NCAA To Demolish Globacom Masts, Others' After 30-Day Ultimatum  SaharaReporters.com

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued Globacom Limited and other Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) operators 30 days ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
WorldRemit ups Nigeria options with Paga deal - Mobile World Live
WorldRemit ups Nigeria options with Paga deal  Mobile World Live

International cash transfer company WorldRemit signed an agreement with mobile money provider Paga to allow direct payments to 11 million additional ...


Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo introduces new products - BusinessGhana
Glo introduces new products  BusinessGhana

Glo Mobile Ghana has introduced new products aimed at giving telecommunication subscribers in Ghana, additional value to significantly improve...


Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Resolving fibre optic concession agreement with TCN - Daily Trust
Resolving fibre optic concession agreement with TCN  Daily Trust

It is commendable that President Muhammadu Buhari is set to revisit thorny issues that have been responsible for the decrepit status of the power sector despite ...


Thu, 19 Sep 2019 00:28:00 GMT
Glo launches 5X recharge value with rave theme song featuring KSA, Davido, Wizkid - Pulse Nigeria
Glo launches 5X recharge value with rave theme song featuring KSA, Davido, Wizkid  Pulse Nigeria

Telephony in Nigeria has boosted man's propensity to air their views, express their feelings and maintain salient connections in ways that many have often ...


Mon, 10 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The Best VPN Services for Nigeria (2019). The Top 5, Tried & Tested - https://proprivacy.com/
The Best VPN Services for Nigeria (2019). The Top 5, Tried & Tested  https://proprivacy.com/

When in Nigeria, you must consider using a VPN that protects your activity. See our picks of the best Nigerian VPN services to help unblock the internet!


Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market, 2019 - Nigeria Updates Broadband Penetration Target for 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire
Nigeria's Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market, 2019 - Nigeria Updates Broadband Penetration Target for 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In major investments, Globacom moves to shape Africa’s digital fortune, future - Premium Times
In major investments, Globacom moves to shape Africa’s digital fortune, future  Premium Times

Globacom, one of Africa's fastest growing telecommunications companies, on Friday, February 1, presented its new business direction to Nigeria's.


Mon, 04 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigerian mobile phone subscriber base falls by 49060 in April - Telecompaper
Nigerian mobile phone subscriber base falls by 49060 in April  Telecompaper

The number of mobile phone subscribers in Nigeria decreased by 49060 in April to 173.38 million from 173.43 million in March, according to the Nigerian ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo, 9Mobile set to list on Stock Exchange — NCC - Vanguard
Glo, 9Mobile set to list on Stock Exchange — NCC  Vanguard

With the enlisting of the leading mobile operator in the country on the Nigeria Stock Exchange, the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC says other ...


Tue, 04 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom: Nigeria's March To A Digital Future - Leadership Newspaper
Globacom: Nigeria's March To A Digital Future  Leadership Newspaper

Fifteen years ago, telecommunications company, Globacom, was born to make telephony and allied services accessible and affordable to every African across ...


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Glo settles ?2.6bn in interconnection debt to MTN - Dignited
Glo settles ?2.6bn in interconnection debt to MTN  Dignited

Before now, Glo subscribers were unable to make calls to subscribers on the MTN network. Although Glo wasn't the only one on MTN's interconnection debt ...


Sat, 03 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Globacom enregistre le plus grand nombre de nouveaux abonnés en février - TechAfrika
Nigeria: Globacom enregistre le plus grand nombre de nouveaux abonnés en février  TechAfrika

Le dernier rapport de la Commission nigériane des communications (NCC) indique que Globacom a enregistré le plus grand nombre de nouveaux abonnés ...


Sat, 11 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
GLO upgrades technical facilities, unveils Anthony Joshua as brand ambassador - Techpoint Africa
GLO upgrades technical facilities, unveils Anthony Joshua as brand ambassador  Techpoint Africa

Leading African telecommunications company, Globacom has announced a comprehensive upgrading of its technical facilities and unveiled an endorsement ...


Mon, 04 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Airtel, Glo battle for second place in telecoms industry - The Punch
Airtel, Glo battle for second place in telecoms industry  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa. Airtel Nigeria and Globacom, two major telecommunications companies in Nigeria, are struggling to clinch and sustain the position of the second ...


Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Mike Adenuga - 66 Cheers to a Digital Guru (II) - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Mike Adenuga - 66 Cheers to a Digital Guru (II)  AllAfrica.com

Opinion - His blossoming career, one recalls, started in 1990, when he received a drilling license from the regime of then military President Gen. Ibrahim ...


Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom pushes AI, other platforms for ease of life - Guardian Nigeria
Globacom pushes AI, other platforms for ease of life  Guardian Nigeria

In this unfolding era of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the march towards Fourth Industrial Revolution, Nigeria is not left out in the move to enthrone AI-led services, ...


Sun, 24 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo 4G network coverage reaches over 60 locations - TeleGeography
Glo 4G network coverage reaches over 60 locations  TeleGeography

Nigeria. Nigeria's second largest mobile operator by subscribers, Globacom, has expanded its 4G LTE network footprint to an additional 20 locations, increasing ...


Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Consumers Groan Over Poor Connections As 4G/LTE Services Wobble - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Consumers Groan Over Poor Connections As 4G/LTE Services Wobble  AllAfrica.com

Telecommunications subscribers are unhappy with the mobile network operators over slow Internet connections, especially the fourth generation long term ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Rwanda's President Kagame, Glo's Bella Disu Seek Collaboration for Africa's Regional Integration - PRNewswire
Rwanda's President Kagame, Glo's Bella Disu Seek Collaboration for Africa's Regional Integration  PRNewswire

LAGOS, Nigeria, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Rwandan President, Paul Kagame and Globacom's Executive Vice Chairman, Mrs Bella Disu, on Monday ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: NCC Declares 63.2% SIM Registrations Invalid Telephone subscribers are once again thrown into pandemonium, as - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: NCC Declares 63.2% SIM Registrations Invalid Telephone subscribers are once again thrown into pandemonium, as  AllAfrica.com

Telephone subscribers are once again thrown into pandemonium, as the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), yesterday, declared about 63.2 per ...


Wed, 24 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo admitted into ICT Hall of Fame, wins 'Most Innovative" award - Pulse Nigeria
Glo admitted into ICT Hall of Fame, wins 'Most Innovative" award  Pulse Nigeria

Telecommunications giant, Globacom, has been initiated into Nigeria's ICT Hall of Fame at the 10th anniversary of the Beacon of Information and ...


Mon, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
MTN, GLO move to resolve N10bn interconnect dispute - Vanguard
MTN, GLO move to resolve N10bn interconnect dispute  Vanguard

The two telecom giants, MTN and Globacom embroiled in N10 billion interconnect dispute are working hard to resolve the impasse, Vanguard has learnt.


Tue, 30 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Camtel contracts Nigeria's Sparkwest to sell SAIL fibre optic - ITWeb Africa
Camtel contracts Nigeria's Sparkwest to sell SAIL fibre optic  ITWeb Africa

Deal penned in Yaoundé and will target *service* providers including MTN, Globacom, Airtel and Etisalat.


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How to check Glo Yakata Bonus - Legit.ng
How to check Glo Yakata Bonus  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News ? Today, we are going to show you ?HOW TO CHECK GLO YAKATA BONUS? If you are a new Glo customer or a new subscriber to this plan ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's internet subscription figure reaches 106.4 million subscribers in 2018 - Pulse Nigeria
Nigeria's internet subscription figure reaches 106.4 million subscribers in 2018  Pulse Nigeria

Nigeria's internet subscription rate climbed 8.26% to 106.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 112.1 million recorded in the third quarter. The National ...


Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
With Glo’s new TVC, Anthony Joshua connects with Nigerian roots - Vanguard
With Glo’s new TVC, Anthony Joshua connects with Nigerian roots  Vanguard

Leading integrated telecommunicatioins giants, Globacom, made history on Friday with the launch of a new campaign which unveils Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni ...


Sat, 09 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Internet Subscribers On The Rise In Nigeria According To NCC - Dignited
Mobile Internet Subscribers On The Rise In Nigeria According To NCC  Dignited

The GSM-based subscribers dominate the mobile internet subscription scene in Nigeria and that has been on a steady increase for some months now....


Tue, 16 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Anthony Joshua: I turned down £50,000 offer because I didn’t take up boxing for money but to win medals - Vanguard
Anthony Joshua: I turned down £50,000 offer because I didn’t take up boxing for money but to win medals  Vanguard

By Haruna Abubakar. Anthony Oluwafemi Olaseni Joshua's is an enthralling, inspirational story, a story of overcoming daunting challenges in and outside the ...


Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Globacom Upgrades to Enhance Telecoms Service Delivery - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Globacom Upgrades to Enhance Telecoms Service Delivery  AllAfrica.com

Globacom has announced a major upgrade and overhaul of its network infrastructure, designed to improve its telecoms services deliveries.


Thu, 27 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
NCC, MTN, Glo meet over outstanding interconnect debt - The Punch
NCC, MTN, Glo meet over outstanding interconnect debt  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa The Nigerian Communications Commission convened a meeting on Friday with MTN and Globacom executives over alleged outstanding N1.3bn .


Mon, 05 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom partners Huawei Technologies to empower 30 institutions, 150 students in Nigeria - Vanguard
Globacom partners Huawei Technologies to empower 30 institutions, 150 students in Nigeria  Vanguard

With the rise in broadband penetration in Nigeria, it is without doubt that internet data services make up a huge part of creating ease in daily life and activities.


Sat, 16 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Glo, 9mobile subscribers record drop calls in over 10 states - The Punch
Glo, 9mobile subscribers record drop calls in over 10 states  The Punch

Ife Ogunfuwa Subscribers of two of the major network operators in Nigeria, Globacom and 9mobile, recorded high dropped calls rate in more than 10 ...


Thu, 08 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Telecoms Operators End 2018 With 6.68 Percent Growth - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Telecoms Operators End 2018 With 6.68 Percent Growth  AllAfrica.com

Despite dip in customer satisfaction occasioned by poor quality of *service*, telecommunications operators ended year 2018 on a good note.


Wed, 23 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
UPDATE 1-Benin withdraws telecoms licence for Globacom unit in renewal dispute - Reuters
UPDATE 1-Benin withdraws telecoms licence for Globacom unit in renewal dispute  Reuters

(Adds details). COTONOU, Dec 19 (Reuters) - Benin's telecommunications regulator has withdrawn the operating licence of Nigerian mobile telecoms company ...


Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:00:00 GMT
Glo and 9mobile lose big as Nigeria’s mobile internet figures hit 101.2 million users in April - Pulse Nigeria
Glo and 9mobile lose big as Nigeria’s mobile internet figures hit 101.2 million users in April  Pulse Nigeria

Glo and 9mobile lost a total of 471482 mobile internet subscribers in April 2018.


Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Glo emerges Nigeria's second largest telco | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsTechnology - Guardian Nigeria
Glo emerges Nigeria's second largest telco | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World NewsTechnology  Guardian Nigeria

Globacom has emerged as the second biggest Global System for Mobile Communications company in Nigeria by the number of subscribers with 26 per cent ...


Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Glo launches mobile game app - Guardian Nigeria
Glo launches mobile game app  Guardian Nigeria

Globacom has launched a new customer –oriented package, the Glo GameBox, a mobile game application packaged exclusively for the endless entertainment ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Best Internet speed test in Nigeria - Legit.ng
Best Internet speed test in Nigeria  Legit.ng

Legit.ng News INTERNET SPEED?is a very important thing when it comes to using the internet.These days, the internet is used for basically everything.


Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
MTN, Etisalat, Globacom and Airtel Nigeria are being made to up their internet prices by NCC - Quartz Africa
MTN, Etisalat, Globacom and Airtel Nigeria are being made to up their internet prices by NCC  Quartz Africa

Around a year ago, Nigeria's mobile internet subscriber base had nearly hit at a landmark figure: 100 million. But, due to unfavorable government policies, that ...


Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria says fines mobile firms MTN, Airtel and Glo for poor service - Reuters
Nigeria says fines mobile firms MTN, Airtel and Glo for poor service  Reuters

Nigeria's telecoms regulator has fined mobile operators MTN, Airtel and Globacom a combined 647.5 million naira ($4 million) and banned them from selling ...


Thu, 27 Feb 2014 08:00:00 GMT
Mobile Network Operators & MVNOs in Africa, 2019: Analysis on Licence & Technology Deployments, Subscriber Evolution, Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Yahoo Finance
Mobile Network Operators & MVNOs in Africa, 2019: Analysis on Licence & Technology Deployments, Subscriber Evolution, Average Revenue Per User (ARPU) - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Yahoo Finance

The "Africa - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.


Thu, 09 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
As Nigerian GSM market crosses 160-m subscriber mark - The Punch
As Nigerian GSM market crosses 160-m subscriber mark  The Punch

Azuka Onwuka The Nigerian telecommunications industry recently crossed the 160-million subscriber mark. Latest figures from the Nigerian Communica...


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Mike Adenuga: 66 cheers to a digital guru - Guardian
Mike Adenuga: 66 cheers to a digital guru  Guardian

It was Plato who, during the Golden Age, when history was rising as a major sign of the growing sophistication of the Athenian society, declared that a life not ...


Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Globacom Nigeria says it has 4G LTE service availability in 36 states - TECH dot Africa
Globacom Nigeria says it has 4G LTE service availability in 36 states  TECH dot Africa

Telecommunications firm, Globacom, has claimed the availability of its 4G LTE services in Nigeria's 36 states. According to Globacom, the 4G LTE *service* covers ...


Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
How much does mobile data cost in Africa? - Techpoint Africa
How much does mobile data cost in Africa?  Techpoint Africa

According to a recently released survey by Cable.co.uk, in contrast with the cost of broadband on the African continent, 10 out of the top 50 cheapest countries in ...


Wed, 01 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Complaints as Ogun subscribers battle poor telecoms signals - The Punch
Complaints as Ogun subscribers battle poor telecoms signals  The Punch

Residents of Magboro and Ibafo communities in Ogun State decry poor telecommunications network signals, rising number of dropped calls and network ...


Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Glo gives phones, ICT solutions, others to exceptional OAU students - Vanguard
Glo gives phones, ICT solutions, others to exceptional OAU students  Vanguard

LAGOS—DIGITAL transformation leader, Globacom has rewarded some exceptional students of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, with ICT solutions ...


Wed, 26 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Firm woos subscribers with new offerings - Guardian Nigeria
Firm woos subscribers with new offerings  Guardian Nigeria

To ensure Nigerians enjoy better customer experience on its platform, Globacom Limited has unveiled new products for subscribers. Senior Manager, Marketing ...


Sun, 03 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Glo admitted into ICT hall of fame, wins 'most innovative' award - Daily Trust
Glo admitted into ICT hall of fame, wins 'most innovative' award  Daily Trust

Globacom has been initiated into Nigeria's ICT Hall of Fame at the 10th anniversary of the Beacon of Information and Communication Technology (BoICT) ...


Thu, 16 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Afrobeats global reach shaped by YouTube, Wizkid, Davido - Quartz Africa
Nigeria Afrobeats global reach shaped by YouTube, Wizkid, Davido  Quartz Africa

The global reach of Afrobeats has had a lot to do with the power of social media platforms like YouTube and Twitter.


Tue, 09 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: A Look Into the Lives of Africa's April Bulls - Dangote and Adenuga - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: A Look Into the Lives of Africa's April Bulls - Dangote and Adenuga  AllAfrica.com

Everyone is unique. However, people born in April have a common trait: They are born leaders. Known for being tenacious and determined in meeting their ...


Sun, 28 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria's Glo eyes MTC stake - observer.com.na
Nigeria's Glo eyes MTC stake  observer.com.na

Nigerian mobile operator, Globacom Limited or GLO, is expected to be unveiled as a technical partner of Namibia's biggest operator MTC, reliable sourc...


Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Africa CEO Forum: Rwanda’s Kagame, Nigeria’s Disu call for collaboration on digitalization of Africa - Premium Times
Africa CEO Forum: Rwanda’s Kagame, Nigeria’s Disu call for collaboration on digitalization of Africa  Premium Times

L-R: Minister of Trade and Industry of Rwanda, Soraya Hakuziyaremye; Globacom's Executive Vice Chairman, Mrs Bella Disu; Ethiopian President, Sahle-Work ...


Tue, 26 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here is how each mobile network in Nigeria performed in the second quarter of 2018 - Pulse Nigeria
Here is how each mobile network in Nigeria performed in the second quarter of 2018  Pulse Nigeria

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) telecoms report showed that MTN has 39,191,085 active internet subscribers followed by Glo with 27, 206, 445, Airtel ...


Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat - ITWeb Africa
Beninese Glo-Mobile subscribers given 12 week deadline for move to Etisalat  ITWeb Africa

Telecoms regulator says reassignment of subscribers after failed license negotiations can now get underway.


Wed, 24 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Overpriced: Why Nigerians pay so much for data - Stears Business
Overpriced: Why Nigerians pay so much for data  Stears Business

We deep dive into the world of Nigerian data prices and why Nigerians pay so much.


Thu, 11 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
35m subscribers may be disconnected over N180 billion debt owed by operators - Guardian Nigeria
35m subscribers may be disconnected over N180 billion debt owed by operators  Guardian Nigeria

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has granted disconnection approval to mobile network operators (MNOs) to disconnect owing colleagues ...


Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NCC on telecoms operators’ illegalities - The Punch
NCC on telecoms operators’ illegalities  The Punch

OPACITY, illegalities and a weak regulatory milieu have combined to define telecoms operations in Nigeria. Apart from enduring substandard services...


Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless and Forecast Analysis to 2023 - Market Reports
Nigeria Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Market Outlook 2019 – Growth Drivers and Industry Key Players – Nigerian Telecommunications, Globacom, VGC, Nepskom, MTS First Wireless and Forecast Analysis to 2023  Market Reports

WiseGuyReports.com “Nigeria – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband – Statistics and Analyses” report has been added to its Research Database. Scope of the ...


Wed, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Glo launches Nigeria's first national 4G LTE network - Biztech Africa
Glo launches Nigeria's first national 4G LTE network  Biztech Africa

Globacom, known for its innovations in Nigeria's telecommunications space, has launched a world-class mobile 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network across ...


Wed, 05 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria’s active mobile subscribers drops to 162m in Q4 2018 — NBS - Premium Times
Nigeria’s active mobile subscribers drops to 162m in Q4 2018 — NBS  Premium Times

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Nigeria's active mobile subscribers dropped to 162032481 million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 172824239 ...


Mon, 11 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: Glo Named Fourth Most Admired African Brand - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: Glo Named Fourth Most Admired African Brand  AllAfrica.com

The telecommunications company, Globacom, has been named as the fourth most admired African Brand, according to the 2017/2018 survey conducted by ...


Sun, 08 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
BBNaija 2019: How to vote for favourite housemates - Daily Post Nigeria
BBNaija 2019: How to vote for favourite housemates  Daily Post Nigeria

Voting on season four of Big Brother Naija show tagged 'Pepper Dem' officially started on Monday night following the first nomination show. This season, vi.


Tue, 09 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
GLO invests in life transforming solutions, signs on Anthony Joshua - The Nation Newspaper
GLO invests in life transforming solutions, signs on Anthony Joshua  The Nation Newspaper

GLO invests in life transforming solutions, signs on Anthony Joshua. Telecommunications giant, Globacom, has announced a recent investment in cutting edge ...


Sat, 02 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Nigeria: NIMC, Operators Strategise On January 2019 NIN Deadline - AllAfrica.com
Nigeria: NIMC, Operators Strategise On January 2019 NIN Deadline  AllAfrica.com

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) and the telecommunications operators are currently in talks on how to ensure smooth transition of ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
This is how Nigeria's major mobile networks fared in a 4G internet speed test - Pulse Nigeria
This is how Nigeria's major mobile networks fared in a 4G internet speed test  Pulse Nigeria

Airtel's recent 4G announcement meant all the Nigerian telcos now had a 4G LTE offering so we decided to test all of them and measure their data speeds to see ...


Wed, 03 May 2017 07:00:00 GMT

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