Tag Archives: MTN Nigeria

MTN Nigeria officially rolls out mobile money services

MTN will officially launch mobile money services, MoMo in Nigeria, its biggest market and Africas most populous nation. Mobile Money structures across Africa will offer the opportunity to make cash transfers and payments via mobile phone. It is seen as a significant measure to connecting financial inclusion. As its biggest market, the Nigeria launch is seen [...]

MTN Nigeria granted license for mobile money services

A subsidiary of MTN Nigeria Communications PLC has been granted the authorization by the country’s central bank in Abuja that would enable it to offer financial services. Nigeria declared last year that it would enable telecom companies to offer banking services, intended to give millions of Nigerians without bank accounts access to mobile money services – [...]

MTN Nigeria launched 4G+ across three cities

MTN Nigeria Communications Plc has just launched 4G+ in three cities of Lagos, Abuja and Port-Harcourt. Mazen Mroue, Chief Operating Officer said: Its about the customer. We put the customer at the heart of everything that we do. He described the launch as a natural evolution from MTNs already fast and reliable 4G network and [...]

StarTimes and MTN partnered for mobile internet

StarTimes Nigeria and MTN has partnered together to offer mobile internet to its subscribers on the network a special data bundle known as StarTimes ON mobile app.   With the video streaming bundles on StarTimes, subscribers can enjoy unlimited entertainment and video on demand (VOD) service at a cheaper data price than any other network [...]

MTN Nigeria has launched FibreNet in Abuja

MTN Nigeria has launched its FibreNet product and services in Abuja using CITEC estate as its pilot. MTN Senior Manager Enterprise Business in the North, Auwal Abdullahi, says the decision to start with the estate was borne out of the fact that CITEC is one of the biggest estate in Abuja with close to about [...]

MTN introduces Nigeria’s 1st converged digital TV and OTT services

MTN Nigeria commenced the pilot of its digital television broadcasting service in Jos, Plateau State. The TV service which goes live today is result of the issuance of a digital broadcast licence to MTN for NGN 34 billion by the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation in 2015. According to Ferdi Moolman, CEO, MTN Nigeria, MTN is committed [...]

MTN Nigeria, CNN join hands

MTN Nigeria and CNN International have sealed a pact to introduce a programming, ‘Africa View’ which will focus on growth and business development in Africa. The series will be released across multi-platforms. The programme, which is largely driven by MTN, will be featured on primetime CNN programmes such as Inside Africa, Africa Startups, African Voices [...]