Fuel scarcity might ground Nigeria mobile telcos

May 25, 2015 11:52 am0 comments
Airtel Nigeria

ABUJA – SOME Nigerian mobile network operators are bearing the brunt of the ongoing fuels shortages in the country. Airtel Nigeria, one of the local firms, expressed concern if the situation persisted, it might have adverse effects on the network, impacting both voice and data services. “Airtel Networks Limited wishes to […]

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Nigeria mobile money market earmarked for boom

May 22, 2015 2:09 pm0 comments
Mobile money

JOHANNESBURG – AN expert in the mobile money sector has projected a boom in the industry in Nigeria. Rajiv Bhatia, Head of Mobile Commercial Sales (EMEA) at Ericsson, the Swedish multinational provider of communications technology and services, based his projections on the fact Nigeria was the biggest economy in the continent. […]

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MTN Nigeria refutes staff dismissal rumours

May 21, 2015 9:04 am1 comment

ABUJA – MTN Nigeria, the country’s biggest mobile network operator, has dismissed reports it planned to retrench thousands of employees. According to management of the telecommunication company, the rumours are false and designed to spark fear and panic amongst staff and contractors of the company. “It has come to our attention […]

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