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Airtel Africa appoints ex-MTN executive as MD for Chad

Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced that its African unit has appointed former executive of South Africa-based telecom operator MTN, Anwar Soussa, as the Managing Director for Airtel Chad with effect from May 1.

Nigeria says fines Airtel, others for poor service

Nigeria`s telecoms regulator has fined mobile operators MTN, Airtel and Globacom a combined 647.5 million naira and banned them from selling SIM cards in March due to poor service, it said on Thursday.

MTNL targets 15% revenue from non-voice services this fiscal

Telecom PSU MTNL looks to increase the contribution of non-voice services like Internet and SMSes to total revenue to 15 percent this financial year from 10 percent in the last fiscal.

Nigeria fines Airtel, 3 others $7.3 million for poor services

Nigeria Communications Commission spokesman Reuben Muoka said the call quality of the four companies were poor and they also delivered poor services leading to imposition of the USD 7.3 million fine on them.