MTN lists N110 billion in Nigeria

May 6, 2021 12:05 pm0 comments
MTN Nigeria

from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – MTN Nigeria has issued N110 billion (US$4,12 billion) fixed rate bond in the West African country that is its biggest market. The Series I, seven-year, 13 percent fixed rate bond is the largest corporate bond issuance in the debt capital markets thus far […]

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Pandemic may catalyse 5G boom globally

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Huawei 5G

by DION HENRICK  CAPE TOWN – THE coronavirus pandemic can be the catalyst to the boom of fifth-generation networks (5G) and support Africa’s transition towards a digital economy. This is will help to unlock significant growth opportunities across the continent, according to executive, Rami Osman, who is the Director for Corporate […]

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Pandemic speeds up Nigeria digital revolution

April 30, 2021 7:08 pm5 comments
National Bureau of Statistics

from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – AMID slowing economic activity, the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has led to a surge in e-commerce and accelerated digital transformation in Nigeria, Africa’s biggest economy. Latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reveal that 3,5 billion transactions valued at N356 trillion (US$870,9 […]

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