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Etisalat Nigeria, Alcatel-Lucent building 350 towers

Telco adds towers to its portfolio at a time when other operators are selling their infrastructure.


Starcomms shareholders approve Capcom investment

The $210 million deal paves the way for a new Nigerian mobile operator to be established.


Airtel Nigeria appoints new chief executive

Segun Ogunsanya to take the reins of the mobile operator’s business in the country.


MTN Nigeria’s fibre network ‘comes under attack’

Cuts experienced in seven locations, raising speculation of coordinated sabotage.


‘Bombings and floods’ damage 193 Airtel Nigeria cell towers

Risk that affected infrastructure has compromised mobile operator's network quality.


Airtel completes LTE trial in Nigeria

Tests in Lagos have yielded download speeds of up to 37Mbps, says the company.


Floods challenge MTN Nigeria’s network upgrade

Force of nature has affected roll out of improvements to 4,000 base stations.


Nigerian mobile tower firm IHS plans Middle East expansion

Company hopes to finalise deals with two companies in the coming months.


MTN software boosts Nigeria's microbanks

The banking platform will be hosted in MTN’s data centre.


MTN tops Nigeria’s advertising spend

Mobile operator clocked $4 million in spending in 2011, according to a media agency’s report.


Nigeria to award fixed-line licences in 2013

West African nation plans to sell fixed-line licences via an auction.