MTN Nigeria withdraws suit against NCC

February 24, 2016 1:45 pm0 comments
MTN Group

LAGOS – MTN Nigeria has agreed to withdraw the matter against the Nigerian Communications Commission from the Federal High Court in Lagos. The mobile network operator said it had agreed “without prejudice good faith” payment of N50 billion (USD250 million) to the Federal Government of Nigeria on the basis that […]

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MTN acquires Liquid Telecom fibre route

February 23, 2016 2:49 pm0 comments
MTN acquires Liquid Telecom fibre route

By MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG– MTN has concluded a transaction with Liquid Telecom to purchase almost 400 kilometres of both long distance and metro fibres connecting Pretoria and Polokwane. The value of the transaction was not disclosed. The purchase agreement is said to mark a significant milestone in MTN’s self-provisioning strategy […]

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Firms expand regional broadband connectivity

February 22, 2016 3:06 pm1 comment
Firms expand regional broadband connectivity

LAGOS – SOME leading technology companies are involved in discussions poised to deepen broadband penetration in the Central African  region. Nigeria’s MainOne, leading Communications Services Company in West Africa , and Cameroon Telecommunications Corporation (CAMTEL), the national telecommunications and Internet service provider in Cameroon, confirmed this would culminate in a […]

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