ntel partners MTN, 9mobile for national roaming service

16 March 2018

Mergers, Acquisitions and Financial Results

Telecom network operator, ntel, has formed a partnership with two mobile network operators, MTN Nigeria and 9mobile, to roll out a national roaming service in the country.

The roaming service will commence in April this year, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, ntel, Ernest Akinlola, said while addressing journalists at a forum in Lagos on Friday.

He said the partnership was hinged on complementary skills set and robust customer service common to all parties involved.

“ntel is planning to roll out national 2G and 3G roaming service with two foremost network operators, 9mobile and MTN Nigeria. This service is expected to roll out in the second quarter of 2018, April to be specific,” the ntel CEO stated.

He said the company was already at the commercial decision stage with 9mobile and was finalising the pricing, having completed the trial of the roaming plan.

With MTN, he stated that the network provider had agreed to go on national roaming trial with ntel. Read the full article on Punch here.