Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

At a regulatory
crossroads

Ghana contemplates
4G spectrum.

Tuesday, Nov 20th

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Nigeria telcos defiant among boycott threats

Calls to compensate subscribers over poor services brushed aside by a telecoms body.

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Nokia West, Central Africa appoints new MD

Nigerian born Nick Imudia takes over role that looks after nine African countries.

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Mobile services return to Nigerian state

Two months of a signal blackout has affected the northeastern Yobe state.

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Nigerian telecoms body bemoans fines

Organisation says money could be better used to improve network quality.

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Nigeria’s big four telcos comply with SIM switch-off

Mobile operators confirm compliance with regulator despite deadline extension calls.

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Nigerian telcos asked to ‘pay for poor service’

Each subscriber in Nigeria should be compensated with $31 each, says union body.

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Natcoms wants extension for Nigerian SIM registration

Subscriber body calls for three month extended deadline following alleged ‘irregularities’.

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Nigerian telcos blocking MNP face ‘punishment’

Fines of up to $1,200 per subscriber could be handed out to guilty mobile operators.

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'25% of rural Nigerians lack telecoms access'

Google study reveals extent rural dwellers in Nigeria lack modern communication facilities.

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Harvard-trained exec to head MTN Nigeria

Michael Ikpoki is replacing Brett Goschen who took over as CFO after Nazir Patel resigned.

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‘Nigeria’s power industry could dwarf country’s telecoms sector’

Nigerian government embarks on roadshow to attract investors in electricity privatisation drive.