Lagos - Visafone Communications Ltd tricked over 2,000 employees into resignation before telecom giant, MTN acquired the company according to Premium Times
To spare MTN any labour issues, the human resources department of Visafone resorted to impersonation by writing resignation letters in the names the employees without their knowledge.
Then, tricks, coercion, intimidation and cunnings were brought to bear to make the workers sign the letters they did not write.
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This ploy also made Visafone avoid paying full entitlements to employees.
On January 7 2016, MTN Nigeria announced it had completed the acquisition of Visafone, then the only surviving Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) network in Nigeria’s telecommunications industry.
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