NCA seeks more information before allowing merger of Tigo and Airtel

Tuesday 12 September 2017 | 10:20 CET | News
The Ghanaian National Communications Authority (NCA) says the proposed merger of Airtel and Tigo is expected to be delayed until the two companies complete the necessary regulatory processes, Citi Business News reported. The NCA has confirmed that it has received a joint application for a merger of Airtel Ghana and Millicom Ghana, the operator of Tigo. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel Ghana / Millicom / NCA / Tigo Ghana
Countries: Ghana
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Millicom, Bharti Airtel complete merger of Ghana operations

Published 13 Oct 2017 09:34 CET | Ghana
Millicom, the parent company of mobile operator Tigo Ghana, announced it has completed with Bharti Airtel, the parent company of ...

NCA gives conditional approval to merger of Tigo and Airtel in Ghana

Published 25 Sep 2017 09:44 CET | Ghana
The National Communications Authority (NCA) has granted conditional approval for the merger of Tigo Ghana and Airtel Ghana, Adom ...

NCA gives 170 National Service personnel 2 months' training

Published 14 Sep 2017 09:54 CET | Ghana
The Ghanaian National Communications Authority (NCA) has launched a two-month intensive training programme for 170 National ...

Trade union seeks state due diligence in Airtel-Tigo merger

Published 27 Jun 2017 15:24 CET | Ghana
The Ghana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has urged the government to ensure that there is due diligence in the Airtel-Tigo merger ...

Millicom and Airtel to combine operations in Ghana

Published 03 Mar 2017 12:31 CET | Ghana
Millicom and Bharti Airtel have through their respective subsidiaries entered into an agreement for Tigo Ghana and Airtel Ghana ...

Tigo, Airtel Ghana complete merger talks - report

Published 27 Feb 2017 09:32 CET | Ghana
Mobile operators Airtel and Tigo have completed talks to make their Ghanaian operations into one entity, Citi Business News ...

Bharti Airtel, Tigo enter merger talks in Ghana - report

Published 23 Jan 2017 14:07 CET | Ghana
Bharti Airtel is in talks to merge its operations in Ghana with Millicom International, the Economic Times reported, citing ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2021
25 Jan F5 fiscal Q1
25 Jan Verizon Q4 2021
25 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
25 Jan Uniti Group Q4
25 Jan European 5G Conference
26 Jan AT&T Q4 2021
26 Jan Corning Q4 2021
26 Jan Intel Q4 2021
26 Jan Calix Q4 2021
26 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2021
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan Elisa Q4 2021
27 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
27 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2021
27 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2021
27 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2021
27 Jan MTN Nigeria Q4 2021
27 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2021
27 Jan Comcast Q4 2021
27 Jan FCC meeting
28 Jan SK Hynix Q4
28 Jan Charter Communications Q4
28 Jan Telia Lithuania Q4 2021
28 Jan Telia Company Q4 2021
31 Jan KPN Q4 2021
31 Jan Cirrus Logic Q3
31 Jan NXP Semiconductors Q4 2021
31 Jan NEC fiscal Q3
31 Jan Harmonic Q4
::: More Calendar Items