Saturday, 22 September 2018

Consolidation in Nigeria as MTN buys Visafone

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Thursday 07 January 16

Deal will enable market leader to use smaller rival's spectrum for LTE services, according to local press reports.

MTN's Nigerian unit has acquired smaller rival Visafone after lengthy negotiations, it emerged this week. Nigerian newspaper This Day on Thursday reported that the telcos have concluded a takeover deal…

MTN's Nigerian unit has acquired smaller rival Visafone after lengthy negotiations, it emerged this week. Nigerian newspaper This Day on Thursday reported that the telcos have concluded a takeover deal…

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