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MTN Uganda upbeat after successful listing

Telco officially complies with law regarding local ownership of telecommunication companies.
Tawanda Karombo
Dec 6, 2021

MTN deepens interest in Côte d’Ivoire with 5G trial

Operator plans to construct new headquarters in the West African country.
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.
Nov 23, 2021

MTN Nigeria advances on IPO plans

Company secures approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Nov 18, 2021

MTN accelerates Middle East departure, exits Yemen

The Pan-African telecoms giant agrees to withdraw from its operations in Yemen, through a transfer of its shareholding to a minority shareholder.
Nov 4, 2021

MTN weathers COVID third wave as revenue soars

Africa’s biggest telco says it is committed to investing in the capacity and resilience of its networks, while scaling its platforms to drive accelerated growth.
Aug 18, 2021

MTN evaluates Afghan exit plans as Taliban retakes Kabul

The telco says it is assessing its options to leave the volatile country, but for now, it will continue to offer services to its millions of subscribers in the region.
Aug 12, 2021

MTN adds vaccine equity to list of Africa targets

Operator joins WHO, Africa CDC in calls for COVID-19 vaccine equity for developing markets.
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.
Jul 8, 2021

Africa CDC, MTN launch ‘One More Push’ campaign

Campaign urges continent to keep up fight against COVID-19, not to let up on social distancing.
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.