Distress signals from Nigeria’s telecom industry
Sir: A casual observer of Nigeria’s telecom industry may have been carried away a few months ago by news of supposed interest in acquiring 9mobile by hordes of corporations far and near.
Smile communications assures of repositioning 9Mobile in 90 days
The Reserved Bidder for 9Mobile, Smile Telecoms, a subsidiary of Smile Telecoms Holdings, has expressed its readiness to reposition 9Mobile within 90 days if it was allowed to acquire the troubled firm. Executive Director, Operations, Smile Communications, Ahmad Farroukh, said in Lagos at the weekend, that 9Mobile deserved the best and should be sold…
Smile Communications, Mediatek to launch latest voice over LTE smartphones in Africa
Smile Communications and MediaTek have teamed up to bring the latest VoLTE smartphones to customers in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Telecoms company offers customers free calls during yuletide
Smile Communications on Monday said it was offering its customers up to 200 minutes of free calls to any network during the yuletide through its ‘SuperTalk’ promo.