Nigeria

Nigeria’s Attorney General drops $2bn tax claim against MTN Group
Shares in MTN Group jumped by around 5 per cent to 8,367 rand per share, as Nigeria’s Attorney General dropped its immediate demands or payment of $2 billion in back taxes.
Tizeti launches high-speed 4G LTE to accelerate broadband penetration in Nigeria
The launch of its 4G network provides Tizeti the opportunity to drive the growth in demand for eCommerce, music, interactive games and video consumption in Nigeria
Pay-as-you-go solar market leader, Greenlight Planet, partners with leading telecom operators in sub-Saharan Africa
Full-fledged sales and distribution partnerships have been launched with three leading telecom operators, Vodacom (Tanzania), Orange (Burkina Faso) and Telma (Madagascar)
Nigeria’s Dangote Cement PLC turns to GE to digitise its cement plants to boost reliability and power supply efficiency
GE’s APM digital solution will help reduce unplanned downtime and enhance operational performance
NCC permits Airtel to block calls from Glo network
Globacom has not paid its interconnection charges
Airtel Nigeria deepens internet connectivity by offering a new data plan
The definitive step will help with broadband connectivity in homes and offices.
Coming to West Africa: more data centres
MainOne and Minkels plan to expand what's already West Africa’s largest tier III+ data centre company.