Tag: MTN

Offer affordable, quality service to Nigerians, President Buhari tells MTN group

Abdul Jimoh- June 18, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday at State House Abuja urged the MTN Group to make available top of the range service to its Nigerian subscribers. Speaking ... Read More

NCC activates 112 emegency code in Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- August 21, 2020

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has activated the 112 free emergency call number in Kogi State. This was confirmed in a statement issued on Friday ... Read More

NCC Resolves 98% Consumer Complaints in 15 Months

AMT Tanimu- July 14, 2020

Ninety eight per cent (98%) of the total service-related complaints received from telecoms consumers within a 15-month period, spanning January 2019 to April 2020, have ... Read More

MTN budgets $1.6bn for investment in NigeriaIsa Pantami,

Abdul Jimoh- January 29, 2020

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has expressed delight as the Mobile Telephone Network (MTN) budgeted 1.6 billion dollars to invest ... Read More

Armed robbers invade MTN office in Kebbi

Abdul Jimoh- January 23, 2020

The Kebbi Police Command has confirmed the invasion of MTN office in Tudun Wada area of Birnin Kebbi by three armed robbers on Wednesday. The ... Read More

Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami Orders Deactivation of Automatic Voicemail on Existing Phone Line

AMT Tanimu- November 14, 2019

The attention of the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has been drawn to the latest trend of financial exploitation by Mobile Network Operators ... Read More

Minister of Communication, @DrIsaPantami Directs MTN to Suspend Plan USSD Charges

AMT Tanimu- October 20, 2019

The attention of the Federal Ministry of Communications has been drawn to the viral text message allegedly sent by the Mobile Network Operator MTN Nigeria ... Read More

Pantami Charges NCC to Checkmate Illegal Data Deduction

AMT Tanimu- August 29, 2019

The Honourable Minister of Communications, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami FNCS, FBCS, FIIM has charged the Management of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to use their ... Read More

MTN 21-day Y’ello Care Ends, Rewards Hackathon Challenge Winner

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2019

 (NAN) MTN Nigeria’s 2019 edition of the 21 Days of Y’ello Care has ended with rewards for a software developer, Richard Igbiriki, for creating an ... Read More

MTN Nigeria applies for listing on Nigerian Stock Exchange — SEC

inno.korie- May 6, 2019

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday said that MTN Nigeria has formally applied for listing by introduction on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). ... Read More

$8.1bn row: MTN in discussion with Nigerian officials

admin- October 24, 2018

MTN in talks with Nigerian officials over $8.1bn repatriated money Telecoms firm MTN says it is holding talks with Nigerian officials to find a “mutually ... Read More

4 Nigerian Banks Penalized, MTN to Refund $8b

AMT Tanimu- August 29, 2018

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has imposed heavy sanctions totaling N5.87 billion on four banks under its regulatory purview and asked same ... Read More

NLC Storm MTN Office in Bayelsa, Condemns Engaging of Casual Workers

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2018

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Monday, picketed the office of telecommunications giant, MTN in Bayelsa for allegedly engaging casual workers and denying them their ... Read More

More Details on the N179.75 Billion MTN IPO

Joy Nwugo- April 26, 2018

Chinyere Joel- Nwokeoma(NAN): The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday confirmed that MTN Group had finally commenced discussions with the commission on its proposed ... Read More

Internet users in Nigeria increase marginally to 100.2m in January

inno.korie- March 20, 2018

Internet users in the country increase to 100.2 million in January, from 98.4 million in December 2017, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said. Courtesy: ... Read More

Winners Get 17 Million at NCC Tennis Championship

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2017

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given out N17 million to winners of its Tennis Cup 2017 competition. The Executive Vice-Chairman, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, ... Read More

MTN Describes $4.2bn Turkcell Claim “Baseless”

Henry Solomon- October 31, 2017

MTN on Tuesday called a 4.2 billion-dollar claim by Turkcell in a South African court over a disputed Iranian mobile phone license “opportunistic” and “baseless”, ... Read More

NLC Pickets AEPB, MTN Offices In Abuja For Casualisation Of Workers

Abdul Jimoh- October 6, 2017

Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) on Friday picketed the offices of Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) and telecommunications giant MTN for allegedly engaging in casualisation of ... Read More

MTN Nigeria Sacks 15% of Its Nigerian Workforce, Position Available For Contract

AMT Tanimu- May 3, 2017

Gloom or gloomy day you might want to call it not "May Day" for some MTN staff or better still, "May Day May Day" when ... Read More

Nigerian Communications Commission Leads Nigeria to a Seminal Investment Forum

Suleiman Idris- April 11, 2017

  - Forum Plans to Connect the Next 1.5 Billion People in the world The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of Nigerian Communications Commission, ... Read More