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Senate threatens to expel GSM companies from Nigeria

23 July 2012, 16:09

Gil Emeka Nnaji, chairman, Senate Committee on Communications, has warned providers of Mobile Telecommunications, GSM, to improve on their services to Nigerians or be kicked out of Nigeria. The senate committee has been looking at the poor services provided by networks.

Nnaji, who spoke at the committee’s public hearing on the deteriorating service by GSM providers, described as unacceptable, that it was only MTN that was making profit since commencement of operations in the country.

“the Senate as a responsive and socially-responsible institution, after series of interactive sessions towards addressing the lingering public outcry, subsequently decided to ascertain the level of culpability or otherwise of these network service providers on these issues with a view to advising the plenary appropriately.” he said.


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