ONE of Nigeria’s largest mobile telecommunications operators, MTN Nigeria Communications Plc (MTN) has announced that it will celebrate its 20th year anniversary on Sunday, August 8, 2021.
ONE of Nigeria’s largest mobile telecommunications operators, MTN Nigeria Communications Plc (MTN) has announced that it will celebrate its 20th year anniversary on Sunday, August 8, 2021. The company has promised to participate in Nigeria’s Road Infrastructure Tax Credit (RITC) Scheme as part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
In a statement by its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr Karl Toriola, he said, “We are pleased to announce that our Board of Directors has approved our participation in the Road Infrastructure Tax Credit (RITC) Scheme. This is in response to the Government’s drive toward public-private partnerships in the rehabilitation of critical road infrastructure in Nigeria. We intend to participate in the restoration and refurbishment of the Enugu-Onitsha Expressway.”
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The CEO revealed that MTN’s participation in the RITC Scheme is one of the many projects that will be executed in the celebration of MTN Nigeria’s 20th year in Nigeria.
MTN Nigeria launched its services on August 8, 2001. Since its launch, MTN has steadily deployed its services across Nigeria, connecting approximately 69 million people in communities across the country with each other and the world.
MTNN currently provides services in 223 cities and towns, more than 10,000 villages and communities and a growing number of highways across the country, spanning the 36 states of Nigeria and the Federation.