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Samsung blazes a trail adapting for the African market

The South Korean group shows how global brands extend local reach

Sim infraction: MTN has paid N165bn so far – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission said on Monday that the South African Mobile Telecommunication giant, MTN Nigeria, has so far paid N165billion out of the N300billion fine slammed on the company for SIM registration infractions in 2015. The NCC Executive Vice Chairman, Prof. Umar Garba...

MTN Nigeria to list shares on Nigerian Stock Exchange this year

Telecommunication firm, MTN, on Friday in Abuja said it would list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange this year. The company’s General Manager, Nikiwe Tsaagane, made this known when he paid a courtesy visit to Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology. Mr. Tsaagane said...

MTN resolve disputes in Benin, Cameroon to Shore Up African Base

Benin and Cameroon appear to have escaped MTN’s chopping block. MTN Group Ltd. said Thursday it has all but resolved disputes with the governments and regulators in the two West African markets, suggesting they won’t be abandoned in a widespread review of its sprawling empire. In...

Telecom subscribers lose N12.5bn to illegal deductions, Frauds – NCC

Telecom subscribers in the country are estimated to have lost N12.5 billion to illegal deductions by service providers and frauds since the use of smart phones became prominent in the country. This fact was disclosed by the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. Executive Vice Chairman,...

South Africa’s MTN record loss due to Nigerian fine, naira woes

Telecoms giant MTN is set to report a full-year loss next week, one of the biggest in its history, reflecting a regulatory fine and the collapse in the Naira, Per Second News gathered Monday. Last year, MTN agreed to pay 330 billion naira ($1.7 billion)...

Smile Telecoms appoints Ex-MTN CEO Ahmad Farroukh as ED, operations

Ahmad is an experienced telecoms executive with a distinguished record of commercial success, extensive experience working in Africa and an impressive ability to drive strategy and profitability PORT LOUIS, Mauritius, May 11, 2017/ -- Smile Telecoms Holdings Ltd (“Smile”) (www.SmileComs.com), a Pan-African telecommunications group with...

CodeLagos: 15,000 trained as Ambode approves next phase of initiative

…5000 Coding Centres to Open This Year Pleased with the success of the first phase of the CodeLagos initiative with over 15,000 individuals trained so far, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the implementation of the next phase of the initiative,...

I am sorry, Facebook’s Zuckerberg tell US Congress

Under fire Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will apologise to US Congress this week for not “taking a broad enough view of our responsibility,” according to a prepared statement released Monday by the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. According to the Daily Beast, Zuckerberg, who...

Apple seeks tax breaks for suppliers to make iPhones in India: sources

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has asked the Indian government to extend tax breaks to its suppliers if India seeks to become a manufacturing hub for iPhones and its components. Government officials say meeting this request would require a new policy that applies fairly to other device...
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