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5G Network  |  MTN And Ericsson Working Together On 5G Deployment For Across Africa

MTN, Africa’s largest mobile telecommunications network, has hinted that part of the agreement it has signed with Ericsson for commercial 5G launch would see it roll out across  20 of its operations in Africa, starting in Nigeria.   Disclosing this ...
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Content Services  |  BBC World Service Gets Into Partnership With MTN In Nigeria

The BBC World Service and MTN Nigeria have entered into a new partnership agreement that will see the delivery of the “BBC News Minute” bulletins on the MyMTN app to be freely consumed by subscribers. Aside from in English, the ...
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MTN Group Happy To Surpass It’s 100Millionth Data Services User

For MTN, data and digital services are central to its core strategy. And the company is now entirely focused on driving and scaling up its data services even as it celebrates its 100 million user milestone.   The Group is ...

MTN Has ‘Significant Market Power In Ghana’ Says NCA

The Ghanian National Communication Authority has declared MTN as having a significant market power in the country, and this means there could be a move to take corrective actions under the relevant regulations and guidelines.   Referencing Ghana’s National Telecommunications ...

MTN Plans New 5G Networks This Month - June 2020

MTN - the South Africa headquartered -  pan-African telecommunications company is, according to reports, planning its 5G launch this month (June 2020). MTN has already started promoting its 5G proposition on its Y'ello magazine.   Y'ello has tied the MTN's ...

MTN Nigeria Looks To A US$126 Million Bond Issuance

MTN - Africa biggest mobile network by subscriber base - is looking to issue a bond to the tune of one hundred and twenty-six million US dollars in Nigeria - its largest market.   The bond, expected to be raised ...

MTN Still The Most Admired African Brand - Survey

A recent consumer survey of Africa's best brand has confirmed that MTN is still the most loved African brand.   The survey, released on Monday, was conducted in 27 countries with a representation of about eight per cent of the ...

MTN Reduces Spending To Save Cash During COVID-19 - Reports

The MTN Group has confirmed that it has reduced spending plans for the full year in order to focus on preserving cash and maintaining its networks as it navigates the Covid-19 pandemic. The mobile giant released a statement saying that ...

MTN Cameroon Delays CEO Hendrik Kasteel’s Departure Due To COVID-19 - Reports

Hendrik Kasteel will remain the CEO of MTN Cameroon – for now. Kasteel was scheduled to leave the mobile operator at the end of March 2020, but the current coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis has delayed the process, according to an unnamed ...

Competition Regulator Reaches Agreement With MTN Over Data Pricing In South Africa - Reports

South Africa’s Competition Commission has reportedly reached an agreement with MTN regarding the reduction of its data prices. The agreement includes the slashing of the price of 30-day prepaid bundles of up to 1GB of data – which will now ...

MTN Nigeria’s Shares Rise In First Quarter Despite COVID-19

The MTN Group’s shares rose by more than 4% in Johannesburg on Wednesday after its largest unit, MTN Nigeria Communications, achieved a solid financial report for the first quarter which ended on 31 March 2020. Year-on-year service revenue rose by ...

MTN Group To Decrease Majority Stake In Nigeria - Reports

MTN Group Ltd has confirmed that it intends to push on with plans to reduce its majority stake in its Nigerian operations, but the turmoil that is being caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic may require that the sale be ...