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Nigerian minister wary of driving MTN away

Wednesday 25 January 2017 | 09:58 CET | News
Nigerian Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu say the country must not scare away MTN, as lawmakers investigate alleged illegal money transfers and following a fine on the company of USD 1 billion. According to Reuters, Shittu said the government does not want to see the South African company punished unduly in Nigeria, its biggest market, if the latest allegations prove to be true. Shittu said nobody will say that MTN is not important to Nigeria and that "we must encourage them, we must not scare them away".

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