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MTN to partake in lucrative S/Africa $335 mln telecoms contract

by on March 30, 2021 0
South Africa opened up a telecommunications contract to supply 1.2 million government employees, allowing arch-rivals MTN Group Ltd. and Vodacom Group Ltd. to share in the state business. MTN was added to the agreement previously awarded exclusively to Vodacom in 2016, according to a statement on Tuesday. READ THIS ALSO: Top Nigeria security officials, others stash away $400... Read More

Telecoms subscribers increase by 4.59% in Q3 2020~NBS

by on January 11, 2021 0
By GFDNews Correspondent The latest Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has shown that  telecoms subscribers increased to 205.25 million at the end of the third quarter of last year. The subscribers figure moved from 196.24 million in the previous quarter, the NBS said in its latest report. According to the NBS... Read More

NCC grants MTN Nigeria, 9Mobile approval to test run e-SIM

by on November 2, 2020 0
By Samuel Bankole Nigeria’s telecoms industry regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Monday said it has granted approval for two mobile network operators (MNOs), MTN Nigeria and 9Mobile, to carry out trial on the workability of embedded Subscriber Identification Modules (e-SIM) Service in the country. In a statement signed by its Director of Public... Read More

MTN Nigeria revenue rises 13.9% to N975.7 bln in 9-month

by on October 28, 2020 0
MTN Nigeria on Wednesday said it grew its revenue for the first nine months of 2020 by 13.9 percent to N975.76 billion from N856.55 billion in the preceding period of last year. The local unit of South Africa’s telecoms firm said in a filing with the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) that it grew its... Read More