Globacom launches Glo Smart Learning Suite to boost education in Nigeria

Saviour Adugba Nigerian indigenous telco Globacom has announced the availability of a new service dubbed Glo Smart Learning Suite aimed at helping to meet the e-learning needs of Nigerian students and institutions. In a statement made available to Business A.M., Glo said the Smart Learning Suite is made up of both an Enterprise Resource Planning […]

Telecom operators make N2.25trn in 12 months

Telecom operators grew their revenue by 15 percent in one year to reach N2.25 trillion in December 2018 from N1.96 trillion in 2017, a report by the Nigerian Communications Commission has shown. According to the industry regulator, investment of the operators in infrastructure declined by 62 percent to stand at N32.1 billion by the end […]

MTN Group grows earnings by 12%, service revenue 9.7% in six months

MTN Group, Thursday, released its first half financial report for the year 2019, announcing that it recorded additional 7.7 million subscribers to reach a total of 240 million subscribers on its network across all its operational bases, including Nigeria as at June this year. According to the report, despite the difficult trading conditions across its […]

Nigeria telecoms services worsen over interconnect debts

Telecommunications services have gone poorer in the last few days owing to a partial disconnection of telephone lines largely due to increasing and unpaid interconnect debts. It was learnt that an interconnect debt of over N165 billion among some stakeholders, including the mobile network operators (MNOs), clearing houses and value added service (VAS) providers, is […]

MTN to relaunch mobile financial services in South Africa

MTN is looking to relaunch its financial services play in home market South Africa almost two years after pulling the plug on the business. In comments cited by South African newspaper Business Day, Rob Shuter,MTN CEO, revealed the company is building new products around financial services including loan offers, investment products, and insurance, as it […]