Friday, 14 December 2018

MTN to challenge Nigeria fine

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 18 December 15

South African-based operator claims NCC did not have the authority to impose US$5.2 billion fine, begins legal action.

MTN on Thursday announced that it is taking legal action to challenge the hefty fine imposed on it in Nigeria. The African telecoms group said that it has taken legal advice on the matter which has led it to believe that Nigeria's telecoms regulator does not have the necessary authority to levy such a penalty…

MTN on Thursday announced that it is taking legal action to challenge the hefty fine imposed on it in Nigeria. The African telecoms group said that it has taken legal advice on the matter which has led it to believe that Nigeria's telecoms regulator does not have the necessary authority to levy such a penalty…

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