Ghana court dismisses MTN appeal against significant market power designation

Wednesday 2 September 2020 | 15:51 CET | News
Ghana's Commercial High Court in Accra has dismissed MTN's case challenging the decision by the National Communications Authority (NCA) to declare the operator as a Significant Market Power (SMP) in Ghana. According to NCA, the applicant argued that the declaration of MTN as SMP was done in breach of its right to be heard and a violation of procedural fairness. The NCA said it provided documentary evidence of consultations since 2015 which culminated in a research conducted by Analysys Mason in 2016. The report in 2016 declared MTN as a SMP with a market share of about 46 percent. NCA further

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN
Countries: Ghana
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