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MTN says renewal of Nigerian operating licence is on course

Thursday 4 March 2021 | 10:59 CET | News
MTN Nigeria is at an advanced stage of renewing its operating spectrum and licence for another ten years from September, Reuters reported. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has approved the renewal of the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz bands, due to expire in August. The spectrum underpins MTN's data network and telecom coverage in Africa's biggest economy, the group said in its annual report.

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