MTN Group recruits legal expert to help direct company

Former JSE executive Nicky Newton-King appointed as Director of MTN Companies, effective 1 January 2023.
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Aug 2, 2022

MTN’s Ghana and Nigeria businesses keep momentum up for operator

Despite challenges like NIM/SIM registration, rising inflation, fuel prices and supply chain issues, MTN continues to leverage strong performance of its African subsidiaries.
Jun 3, 2022

MTN announces new exec to lead Group’s Fintech interests

Operator appoints Andrew Goodrich as Executive for Banktech in Group’s Fintech team, effective 1 June 2022.
Mar 1, 2022

MTN to invest US$1-bn in Ghana as data, mobile money grows

Company has also stated intention to interconnect with rival operators for roaming and airtime distribution.
Dec 6, 2021

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

Operator plans to construct new headquarters in the West African country.
Nov 5, 2021

MTN, Airtel secure payment service bank permits in Nigeria

Companies approved to run payment service banks pivoted on their respective Momo and Smartcash mobile financial services platforms.
Mar 1, 2021

MTN Nigeria says 48.7% of its subscriber base has submitted NINs

Company says NIN enrolment is an immediate priority as it outlines focus going forward in latest results.
Feb 16, 2021

MTN, Mastercard chase down Africa’s growing Fintech opportunity

Companies strike e-commerce alliance targeting 16 countries on the continent.
Sep 4, 2020

MTN accepts Ghana high court ruling on dominant market status

The company acknowledges the duty and powers of the regulators to promote fair competition amongst licensed operators.
Jul 30, 2020

Data, fintech services boost MTN Nigeria in half-year

Demand for data and digital services grew significantly, but the telco experienced a decline in demand for voice services in the mass market segment.
Jul 24, 2020

MTN expects to double profit for six months to June

The telco’s earnings per share include the benefit from gains on the disposal of towers in Uganda and Ghana.