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MTN pays NGN 80 bln towards Nigeria fine

Wednesday 28 December 2016 | 10:12 CET | News
MTN Nigeria has paid the first NGN 80 billion of the NGN 300 billion fine imposed on the operator for selling unregistered SIM cards, the Federal government said. Speaking at the News Agency of Nigeria Forum in Abuja, the Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu said the company paid the sum for the first year. After paying the initial NGN 50 billion, MTN paid NGN 80 billion, and the company will have three years until the total amount is satisfied, he said.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN / MTN Nigeria
Countries: Nigeria
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