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NCC: 13,203 telecoms subscribers ported in May

A total of 13,203 mobile telecommunications subscribers in Nigeria dropped their various network providers for others in May, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said.

Teleology Holdings gets 20 day extension for 9Mobile deal

The bid for the sale of 9mobile equities followed disagreement between Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services Limited (EMTS), formerly trading as Etisalat Nigeria, and the banks to restructure the repayment of a seven-year mid-term facility secured by the telco to service an existing loan and expand its network in 2013.
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Airtel, 9mobile oppose transfer of Visafone’s spectrum to MTN

Airtel and 9mobile, mobile network operators in the country, have opposed the transfer of an 800MHz from Visafone Communications to MTN Nigeria.

Nigeria’s mobile internet users hit 101.2 million in April

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has released statistics indicating that Internet users in the country increased to 101.2 million in April 2018 from 100.6 million recorded in March.

Senate summons MTN, Airtel, others over unsolicited adverts to subscribers

The Senate yesterday directed the four leading Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) operators in the country; the MTN, Airtel, Globacom, and 9Mobile to appear before its Committee on Communications in the bid to check intrusive and unsolicited adverts from them to their numerous customers.

Court halts planned sale of 9Mobile, as shareholders demand $43.33m refund

The Federal High Court in Abuja has halted the plan to sell the telecommunication firm, Etisalat, now called 9Mobile.

NCC won’t approve 9mobile sale to bidder without technical competence

The Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) will not approve the sale of 9mobile to any bidder without technical competence, the Executive Vice-Chairman of the commission, Umar Danbatta, said on Monday.

9Mobile: Teleology to pay $450 million in 90 days – NCC

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Garba Umar Danbatta, said on Tuesday that Teleology Holdings Limited has paid initial deposit of $50 million for the acquisition of 9Mobile Nigeria Limited.

9mobile: We won’t accept indolence from our staff

The chief executive officer of 9mobile, Boye Olusanya, says the company will not accept indolence from its staff and or allow them to go beneath industrial standard.

9mobile subscribers demand for improved quality of service

Subscribers of the 9mobile network in Abuja have appealed to the Telelogy, the new owner to ensure that it improves the Quality of Service for customers’ satisfaction.

Teleology finalises takeover of 9mobile, pays $50m deposit

Teleology Holdings Ltd., says it is transferring a non-refundable completion deposit of 50 million dollars to the trustees of the bank syndicate presently holding ownership of 9Mobile.

Broadband operator to roll out national roaming service

In an effort to boost operations, Nigeria’s foremost 4G/LTE broadband operator, ntel, is planning to collaborate with 9mobile Nigeria and MTN Nigeria to roll out national roaming service in April.

ALTON: No registered member was sanctioned by NCC

Gbenga Adebayo, the Chairman, Association of Telecommunications of Nigeria, says no current registered member of the association is sanctioned by Nigerian Communications Commission implicated in call masking.

NCC board restates commitment on sale of 9Mobile

The Board of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has re-assured of its commitment to ensure that 9Mobile is taken over by investors with the requisite technical capability and pedigree to manage it.

Boye Onasanya: 9mobile will be sold to Teleology

The chief executive officer (CEO) of 9mobile, Boye Onasanya, has finally confirmed that the telecommunications company, formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, will be sold to Teleology Holdings.

Teleology confirmed as preferred bidder of 9mobile

Barclays Africa, the financial adviser handling the sale of 9mobile, Wednesday finally put to rest several media speculations about the actual sale of 9mobile.

Federal govt won’t lose N1.1 billion revenue to Etisalat transfer – NCC

Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Dambatta, has assured that new investors expected to take over 9mobile telecommunications will pay all outstanding debts, including the N1.1bn spectrum band fee to the federal government.

Nigerian internet users hit 98.3 million in December

Nigerian internet users increased marginally to 98.3million in November, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said.

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