MTN Nigeria looks to rural connectivity, backhaul to balance earnings

Anticipated drop follows an amendment to a service agreement in place with tower services provider IHS.
Olusegun Ogundeji
Oct 12, 2017

Zain, IHS pen US$165m tower portfolio agreement

The transaction will be the first sale and leaseback of telecom towers in the Middle East region by a licensed mobile operator.
Jan 11, 2017

Smart city market under transformation

While clear smart city use cases will dominate new project launches in 2017, the market is transforming.
Oct 6, 2016

NCC intervenes in operator stand-off

Regulator mediates in Etisalat, IHS disagreement.
Jun 14, 2016

IHS completes HTN tower acquisition in Nigeria

Described as first in-market consolidation in Africa, IHS has acquired entire issued share capital of HTN.
Mar 11, 2016

IHS founding partner says HTN acquisition will empower operators

The boost to IHS' 15,000 towers in Nigeria will be most useful to operators according to the tower company.
Mar 10, 2016

IHS to acquire HTN towers in Nigeria

Deal touted as first mobile infrastructure consolidation in Africa.
Sep 4, 2014

MTN Nigeria in mega deal to sell 9,151 towers

IHS snaps up network's infrastructure in Africa's biggest mobile phone market.
May 2, 2014

IHS officially owns all MTN Rwanda, Zambia cell towers

Mobile infrastructure provider has completed the acquisition of 1,269 base stations.
Apr 17, 2014

IHS secures further $130mn for African expansion

Mobile tower company on a drive to expand its network across the continent.
Mar 3, 2014

IHS raises further $490mn for African expansion

Nigerian based mobile tower company in large infrastructure drive.
Jan 17, 2014

‘Etisalat Nigeria plans selling 2,500 cell-towers’

UAE headquartered telecom firm may also use South Africa’s Standard Bank in the sale.