Nigerian Leader Claims MTN Fined for Security Breaches

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  • Buhari says MTN phone lines were used by Islammist militants
  • MTN is negotiating with Nigeria over $3.9 billion fine

MTN Group Ltd.’s failure to cut off lines used by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram contributed to a rise in casualties, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said.

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