MTN Nigeria appoints Odunayo Sanya as Executive Secretary of MTN Foundation

NIGERIA – MTN Nigeria, a telecommunication company, has announced the appointment of Odunayo Sanya as Executive Secretary of MTN Foundation. She replaces Nonny Ugboma who held the position from January 2009 to March 2021. Odunayo Sanya has over two decades of experience in the education, banking, development and telecommunication sectors in Nigeria. She is versed in customer experience strategy & management, business process outsourcing, customer intelligence, contact center management, billing services, retail management, operations management, and collections and credit management. She is an alumna of the Lagos Business School and…

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MTN Nigeria to invest US$1.5bn to expand broadband access in Nigeria

NIGERIA – MTN Nigeria Plc, a telecommunication company, has concluded plans to invest US$1.5 billion (N617 billion) over the next 3 years to expand broadband access in Nigeria, reports Nairametrics. This move by the company is seen as part of the plans to help boost its 4G coverage and provide home broadband which will be part of a rural connectivity programme. This disclosure was made by the Chief Executive Officer of MTN Nigeria, Karl Toriola, while on a conference call with analysts and journalists for the telecom firm’s half-year, 2021,…

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MTN Nigeria set to invest US$1.5bn to expand broadband access in the country

NIGERIA – MTN Nigeria, a mobile telecommunications company, has announced plans to invest N640 billion (US$1.5 billion), over the next three years to expand broadband access across the continent’s most populous country. The invest is in line with the federal government’s 2020-2025 National Broadband Plan and in support of MTN Group’s strategy, Ambition 2025: Leading digital solutions for Africa’s progress. “Nigeria is one of our most important markets. We have a proud history of partnering with Nigeria and Nigerians to drive faster and more inclusive growth through digital transformation,” said…

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MTN Nigeria, Ajua launch digital eCommerce mobile app to support SMEs

NIGERIA – MTN Nigeria has partnered with Ajua, a Kenyan based Africa’s first Integrated Customer Experience Company, to launch EnGauge, a digital eCommerce customer engagement management mobile app to support SMEs. The mobile app according to the two, is set to transform how SMEs conduct business in Nigeria. It will also help solve 4 of the UNDPs social development goals for Nigeria while also enabling business owners to oversee the smooth administration of transactions and operations of their companies. With the SME market in Nigeria currently valued at USD220 billion…

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