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MTN Nigeria

MTN versus Nigeria

MTN’s misadventures in Nigeria have become a cautionary tale for multinationals and governments in the region – but for which side is still a matter of some debate.

Phuthuma Nhleko, Executive Chairman, MTN

MTN settles Nigeria fine & looks at listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

MTN Group has agreed to pay a reduced fine of 330 billion naira ($1.7 billion) in a settlement with the Nigerian government of a long-running dispute over unregistered SIM cards, sending shares in the South African telecoms group soaring.

Eric Holder, Partner, Covington & Burling & former US Attorney General

Africa's largest mobile operator MTN has hired former US Attorney General Eric Holder to take on the Nigerian government

The legal tussle between Nigerian regulators and MTN, Africa’s largest mobile operator has taken yet another turn.