NCC denies renewing Airtel's operating licence

Monday 19 July 2021 | 10:41 CET | News
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has denied that it has renewed Airtel's operating licence for another ten years. It said that Airtel has applied for a renewal but it is reviewing the application and has not granted it yet. 

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