3 Men Arrested For Vandalising MTN Mast In Ogun (See Photo)

Three young men have been arrested by the men of the Ogun State Police Command for vandalising the mast of telecommunication giant – MTN at Ode-Remo in Remo North Local Government of the State. The trio were 38-year old Balogun Lukman who resided at 3 K&S Street, Ikotun Lagos, 39- year old Sunday Kayode a resident of Isheri Compound Lagos and Atanda Abiodun of 25 Egbeda/Akowonjo Road, Bakery bus-stop Lagos. They were arrested on 27th of April, 2018, by the police patrol team of Ishara Division led by the DPO,…

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MTN And Partners Provide Support To Victims Of Flooding In Benue (Photos)

The MTN Foundation has joined ongoing efforts to provide assistance to Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) left homeless by the flood that recently devastated Benue state. On Sunday 17 September, representatives of the Foundation in collaboration with PR agency – Brooks & Blake, and video production company – IBST media, visited the International Market Camp for Internally Displaced Persons in Makurdi. The camp was set up following the floods and recently registered 4,775 persons, displaced and in need of relief materials. Commenting on the importance of public-private partnerships, Sola Fijabi, Principal…

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MTN Nigeria Sacks 280 Long-Serving Workers, Others – See Details

Telecommunications giant, MTN Nigeria, has hit hard at its workforce, knocking off several long-serving members of staff. South African telecoms firm, MTN, on Friday, sacked 280 of its employees in Nigeria, in a major job cut that affected about 15% of the company’s entire Nigerian workforce. According to Premium Times, those affected by the move include some 200 permanent employees and about 80 contract staff across various cadres, ranging from new graduates to senior managers, multiple sources revealed. Many of those sacked spent up to 15 years with the company…

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MTN takes Nigerian Government to court over fine

Below is the communique sent to MTN staff and share holders. Herewith a further update on the fine imposed on MTN Nigeria and renewal of cautionary announcement: Further to the SENS announcement issued by the Company on 4 December 2015, shareholders are advised that all factors having a bearing on the matter have been thoroughly and carefully considered including a review of the circumstances leading to the fine and the subsequent letters received from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). MTN Nigeria acting on legal advice has resolved that the manner…

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MTN reportedly agrees to pay N1.04 trillion fine

Telecommunication company, MTN, has reportedly agreed to pay the N1.04 trillion fine slammed on it by the Nigerian Communications Commission NCC for flouting the regulatory body’s directive on SIM deactivation. MTN is reportedly pleading for a staggered payment plan to pay-up the fine. Vanguard quoted a source as saying that the agreement to employ the staggered payment model followed a series of meetings between top executives of MTN Nigeria and South Africa with VP, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo. “There have been series of meeting at the Presidency between Vice President Osinbajo…

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Huge Crowd Storms MTN Office Nationwide As Illegally Pre-registered SIMS Were Banned | See Photos

MTN has blocked some of the lines of its users under the claims that some of the lines were pre-registerd and hence, they do not belong to the real users… Naijaloaded got these photos from a reader of ours who thinks the network provider needs to be sanctioned for this dicomfort and irregularities… we are awaiting the explanation of the network provider on this issue. See more photos:-

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MTN Explains Why They Dropped Wizkid, Sean Tizzle & Timaya As Ambassdors

A fan asked on Twitter and the telecoms giant replied. Read their full explanation in a statement they released below:- “Although there is a finite number of brand ambassadors we can have at any point in time, Nigerian artistes can continue to monetise their intellectual works through our distribution channels such as the Caller Tunez and Music Plus platforms. As was originally conceptualised, the ambassador ship will continually evolve to accommodate new talents and cater for diverse segments. This year, we are using a segmented approach and there will be…

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PHOTO: MTN Launches N10 Recharge Card

Subscribers to the telecommunications service provider, MTN Nigeria will, as from Friday (today), have the opportunity to recharge their phones for as low as N10. The Chief Marketing Officer of MTN, Bayo Adekanmbi, revealed this in a statement on Thursday. According to Adekambi, the initiative, to be launched in Kano, was to ensure that no Nigerian was shut out of the values that the network offers. “Apart from making it possible for customers to purchase airtime at the lowest rates, it also offers opportunities for small scale entrepreneurs to sell…

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