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Fleeing Boko Haram insurgents seems to have found refuge in one of the states in Nigeria according to the state governor.
Nigeria’s Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has withheld assent to three bills, returning same to the National Assembly with reasons.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has commended the Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF’s) initiative to use cinema to revolutionize Africa’s social and economic life.
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Mobile telecommunications giant, MTN has said it expects to report a loss in basic headline earnings per share and basic earnings per share for Financial Year, 2016.
MTN Communication has launched a fresh attempt to persuade Justice Abdulaziz Anka of the Federal High Court to reverse his ruling that it should temporarily forfeit N8 billion to the Federal Government.
The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) has directed the telecommunication companies in Nigeria to initiate a new data tariff regime from December 1, 2016.
The Nigerian Communications Commission has suspended any further action on the directive to introduce price floor for data segment of the telecommunications sector beginning from December 1.
The Federal Government says MTN had paid N80 billion of the N330 billion fine imposed on it for failing to deactivate more than five million unregistered SIM cards.
The Nigerian Communications Commission has said it would sanction 13 telecommunications operators for failing to comply with the ‘2442 Do Not Disturb (DND)’ directive on unsolicited telemarketing.
Visafone Communications Ltd tricked over 2,000 employees into resignation before telecom giant, MTN acquired the company.
MTN says it had suspended dividends payouts from Nigeria, where it runs the biggest wireless phone network and which generates a third of its annual sales.
The Minister of Industries, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, has denied any involvement in the alleged illegal repatriation of over $13 billion by telecom giant, MTN.
MTN has refuted allegations of improper repatriation of money out of Nigeria.
President Muhammadu Buhari's Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, has been alleged to have collected a N500m bribe from operators of MTN to help the telecommunications firm mitigate the fine imposed on it by the federal government.
MTN Group, Africa’s largest mobile-phone operator by sales, said it entered three loan agreements, raising more than $1.3bn as the company markets a potential bond.
MTN Group Limited is currently seeking fresh funds through the sale of bonds to offset a N330bn ($1bn) Nigerian fine, pay dividends and address capital expenditure.
Mobile network MTN is set to unveil a R9.9bn black economic empowerment transaction dubbed MTN Zakhele Futhi.
MTN Group shares gained the most in more than five weeks after Africa’s biggest mobile-phone operator booked the full value of a $1bn fine in Nigeria.
Africa’s biggest mobile network by subscribers has warned that its Nigerian fine woes and weak currencies are expected to dent its first-half results.
Local mobile network MTN has moved to adjust pricing of some of its voice and data packages upwards.
Nigeria’s mega fine on mobile network MTN is still weighing on the company as it warned of forthcoming losses on Tuesday.
MTN and the Communications Workers Union (CWU) have signed a new salary agreement that paves the way for more stability at the workplace.
Mobile network MTN says it has slashed its fibre bundle contract prices by 50% in a move to boost its competitiveness in the market.
Africa’s biggest mobile network by subscribers, MTN, has hired another top banker to join its team amid a management shake-up.
Former Barclays Africa’s head of investment banking, Stephen Van Coller, has been appointed by MTN as vice president of strategy and mergers and acquisitions.
Africa’s biggest mobile network by subscribers, MTN, says its group chief financial officer Brett Goschen is leaving the company after 14 years’ service.
The entrance of former US Attorney General Eric Holder in helping to reduce the $3.9bn fine marked a change of strategy for the mobile network.
Mobile network MTN has dished out R5.2m worth of shares to the chief executive officer of its South African unit, Mteto Nyati.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has declared MTN as winner of its latest auction for a ten-year frequency spectrum licence for the 2.6GHz band.
The Senate has directed its committee on communications to invite all relevant stakeholders to explain the reduction of the fine imposed on MTN for failing to deactivate 5,2 million unregistered subscribers on its network.
MTN, the mobile network operator, has kicked against the lawsuit the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) has filed against it for alleged infringements.
The Senate has summoned the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN Godwin Emefiele,); the Minister of Communication,Adebayo Shittu, and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami over the reduction of MTN fine
Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications, had said that the $5.2 billion fine slammed on telecommunication giant, MTN, was reduced to encourage foreign investments into the country.
Two ministers have shunned an invitation of the House o Representatives Committee on Communication to unravel the reasons for the huge reduction of the N1.04 trillion MTN fine to N330 billion
After agreeing to a settlement with the Nigerian government over a landmark fine, the MTN Group has been advised to prioritise on corporate governance to avoid a recurrence of ethical issues.
MTN Group plans to substantially increase capital spending in Nigeria next year after agreeing to settle a $1.7bn fine in its biggest market.
MTN has reached a deal with the Nigeria Government regarding the N330 billion (US$3,2 billion) regulators imposed on it in 2015
South African telecoms giant MTN said Friday it would pay a $1.7 billion fine to the Nigerian government in a "full and final settlement" over its failure to disconnect unregistered mobile phone users.
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