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Nigeria: MTN-CBN near out-of-court settlement

Nigeria: MTN-CBN nears out-of-court settlement

Report detailing agreement between parties will be submitted before court on 12 December.

MTN Nigeria battle could impact SA's financial stability

MTN Nigeria battle could impact SA's financial stability

MTN's $10 billion battle with the Nigerian authorities could increase the risk to SA's financial system depending on the outcome.

MTN's Nigeria crisis deepens

MTN's Nigeria crisis deepens

Whistleblower heightens tensions between operator and local authorities in the company's biggest African market.

MTN records Q3 growth despite ongoing difficulty in Nigeria

MTN records Q3 growth despite ongoing difficulty in Nigeria

Voice and data revenue up in key markets including SA, Nigeria and Ghana, according to company's latest quarterly report.

Nigeria raises heat on MTN with $2bn tax bill

Nigeria raises heat on MTN with $2bn tax bill

The MTN Group is hit with a $2 billion Nigerian tax bill, marking the operator's latest skirmish with authorities.

MTN's $8bn headache could be reduced

MTN's $8bn headache could be reduced

Nigeria's central bank governor says the $8.1 billion it is demanding from MTN could be reduced.

Market analysts divided on MTN Nigeria's CBN issue

Market analysts divided on MTN Nigeria's CBN issue

Some believe the operator needs 'to play by the rules', others say the company is being used to help boost the country's reserves.

What now for MTN Nigeria?

What now for MTN Nigeria?

Operator seeks legal intervention as CBN proceeds to debit the accounts of banks implicated in MTN's alleged illegal repatriation of foreign exchange.

MTN Nigeria's NGN200 billion loan leaves market jittery

MTN Nigeria's NGN200 billion loan leaves market jittery

Several banks agree to extend multi-million US dollar loan, decision worries industry experts.

MTN Nigeria heads to High Court

MTN Nigeria heads to High Court

MTN Group issues statement explaining its decision and its Nigeria operations continue to deny allegations by CBN and AGF.

Nigerian telco's worry over potential MTN monopoly

Nigerian telcos worry over potential MTN monopoly

Report emerges from NCC inquiry, rival operators look to block MTN Visafone spectrum deal.