Latest Telecoms News about Nigeria

MTN and Nova-Lumos to Offer Electricity Services to Rural Nigeria

  MTN Nigeria has announced pans to deliver electricity supplies to MTN customers who are living in rural areas across Nigeria and are not connected to the electricity grid....

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Nigerian Regulator Calls for Lower Taxes and Regulations at State Level

  Nigeria's telecoms regulator has put the blame for poor mobile network quality in the country down, in part, to the complexity of local regulations and high taxes....

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MTN Nigeria Transfers Network Staff to Ericsson and Huawei

  MTN's Nigerian operations has transferred 232 employees to Ericsson and Huawei as part of a network maintenance outsourcing agreement....

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Nigerian Consumers Losing $4.4 Billion Annual to Poor Networks

  Nigeria's mobile phone users are losing N730 billion (US$4.4 billion) a year due to the poor quality of mobile networks, according to the National Association of Telecommunications Subscribers....

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NSN Opens Second Office in Nigeria to Support Local Sales

  Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) has announced the inauguration of a new office in Lagos, Nigeria, to expand its operations in the country....

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Nigerian Regulator Calls for Tougher Protection for Base Stations

  Nigeria's telecoms regulator, the NCC has expressed concerns about ongoing problems with vandalism at mobile base stations across the country....

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ZTE Wins Nigerian Railway Communications Contract

  ZTE says that it has won a contract to modernise the Nigerian railway. ...

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LTE Network Launched in Nigeria

  The Nigerian mobile network, Smile Communications has announced the launch of a LTE network on 800MHz spectrum in Ibadan and Lagos....

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Nigerian Networks Pay Fine For Missing Quality of Service Standards

  Three of Nigeria's mobile networks have met the deadline to pay fines imposed on them by the regulator for missing regulatory requirements for quality of service....

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IHS Holdings Raises $490 Million for African Towers Expansion

  African tower network operator, IHS Holdings has secured US$490 million in additional funding for its expansion plans....

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