Posts Tagged ‘Airtel’

Airtel goes 4G nationwide

As part of its strategic plan to satisfy its numerous customers across Nigeria, Airtel Nigeria is partnering ZTE, a multinational telecommunications equipment/systems Company to launch 4G (fourth generation of wireless mobile telecommunications technology) in Nigeria. It would be recalled that in December, 2012, Airtel was the first telecoms operator in the country to usher in […]

NCC Give Reason For Data Tariff Hike

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given reason behind the directive to the five big telecoms operators in the country to increase their data tariffs from Thursday, December 1. The reason is reportedly in order to allow small operators and new entrants to acquire market share and operate profitably. An NCC official who spoke on condition […]

FLASH| NCC Set To Hit MTN, Airtel, Globacom & EMTS With More Fines

Apart from facing a $5.2bn fine in Nigeria, mobile network MTN has this year already paid millions of Naira in other penalties, according to regulators. MTN announced in October that it’s been fined $5.2bn by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for failing to disconnect up to five million unregistered SIM cards in that country. Talks between […]