MTN Nigeria

MTN Nigeria secures spectrum for 5G rollout

Company said move will help to achieve goals of the Nigerian National Broadband Plan.
Christopher Tredger
Dec 2, 2021

MTN Nigeria scouts for retail investors

Operator launches national roadshow, starting with Abuja, as part of efforts to enable enabling broad ownership across its operating companies.

Nigeria eager to spend on 5G

Industry regulator confirms US$500,000 earmarked for R&D, and preparations underway for spectrum auction.
Nov 23, 2021

MTN Nigeria advances on IPO plans

Company secures approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Oct 29, 2021

Data, fintech, digital services lift MTN Nigeria in Q3

Fintech revenue grew by 55.2%, as customers continued to increase their use of the telco’s broader fintech services, while digital revenue surged by 56%.
Aug 31, 2021

MTN denies new tax squabbles with Nigerian authorities

Africa’s biggest telco says that as recently as last year, the Nigerian tax authorities commended it for its prompt payment of dues.
Aug 12, 2021

MTN appoints Troopti Desai as group tax boss

Troopti Desai joins MTN from PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she was a partner in the corporate tax department.
Aug 2, 2021

MTN loses subscribers in its biggest market

Latest financial results show a 7.6 million loss in number of subscribers due to new SIM card registration restrictions.
Jun 23, 2021

MTN to invest US$1.5-billion in Nigeria’s broadband plans

Company reiterates support for West African country’s plans to secure 90% broadband population coverage by 2025.
Jun 18, 2021

MTN Group execs meet in Nigeria amid concern over the troubled market

Insecurity and insurgency has impacted on telecommunications services in the country.
Jun 16, 2021

Security issues threaten Nigeria’s tech progress

MTN Nigeria among the first to acknowledge possible disruption to services.