• Buhari probes NITEL/Mtel privatisation

    Buhari probes NITEL/Mtel privatisation

    President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the privatisation of the Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL) and its mobile arm, the Mobile Telecommunications (Mtel).

    The president gave the directive at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Tuesday after the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Communications Technology, Tunji Olaopa, briefed him about the activities of the ministry.

    The National Council on Privatisation (NCP) had, on April 28, 2015 during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, handed over NITEL and Mtel assets […]