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Company Overview of MTN Nigeria Communications Limited

Company Overview

MTN Nigeria Communications Limited provides cellular telecommunications services in Nigeria. It offers cellular network access and ICT solutions. The company also provides Internet services, such as video calling, data services and Internet browsing, mobile Internet, and mobile WiFi services. In addition, it offers international roaming services, including data roaming, in-flight roaming, and WiFi roaming services. Further, the company provides voice SMS, fashion and lifestyle tips, mobile TV, bulk SMS service, mobile newspaper, radio, back up, conference call, and missed call alert services. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Lagos, Nigeria. MTN Nigeria Communications Limited o...

Maritime House

Apapa-Oshodi Expressway

Apapa

Lagos,  102241

Nigeria

Founded in 2001

Phone:

234 803 10188

Fax:

234 839 02961

Key Executives for MTN Nigeria Communications Limited

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Head of Human Resources and Head of Regulatory & Corporate Affairs
Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer of MTN Group Ltd
Vice President of MENA
Age: 45
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

MTN Nigeria Communications Limited Key Developments

MTN Nigeria Slashes Expatriate Staff By 85%

MTN Nigeria has reduced the number of its expatriates working in Nigeria from over 300 in 2002, to eight in 2016, which represents about 85% slash. The reason for the downsizing of its expatriate staff, according to the firm, was to empower more Nigerians and encourage Nigeria, where its bulk revenue is generated from among other African countries where MTN operates.

MTN Nigeria Announces Management Changes

Mr. Adekunle Awobodu has been appointed the new chief financial officer (CFO) of MTN Nigeria. He takes over from Ferdi Moolman, who became the CEO of the company in December 2015. Awobodu will serve as MTNN's strategic Financial Business Partner and lead the organization in facilitating decision-making through sound business insights and analysis that drives business improvement and performance. Awobodu began his career in 1994 with Procter and Gamble (P&G) Nigeria Ltd. and held various positions – Group Manager, Financial Analysis & Treasury, Lagos, Group Manager, Plant Finance & Accounting, Ibadan and Financial/Senior Financial Analyst. He then joined MTN Nigeria's Finance Division in February 2002 as Fixed Assets Manager and rose through the ranks becoming the first Nigerian CFO of MTN Iran.

MTN Nigeria Announces Executive Changes

MTN Nigeria's CEO Michael Ikpoki and the head of Regulatory and Corporate Affairs Akinwale Goodluck have tendered their resignations with immediate effect. They are replaced by Ferdi Moolman as MTN Nigeria CEO and Amina Oyagbola as its head of Regulatory and Corporate Affairs. Mr. Moolman was previously COO at MTN Irancell and most recently CFO at MTN Nigeria. A Nigerian national, Ms. Oyagbola also retains the position of MTN Nigeria's Head of Human Resources. She formerly headed regulatory affairs at the Nigerian operating company.

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