Airtel Africa PLC Nigeria new SIM registration rules
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Airtel Africa PLC
16 December 2020
Airtel Africa plc
("Airtel Africa", or the "Group")
Nigeria new SIM registration rules
London and Lagos, 16 December 2020: Airtel Africa, a leading
provider of telecommunications and mobile money services, with a
presence in 14 countries across Africa, notes the directive issued
by the Nigerian Communications Commission on 15 December 2020 which
requires subscribers of all networks to provide their valid
National Identification Numbers to update SIM registration records
by 30 December 2020, or risk being blocked by the networks.
Airtel Nigeria is working to comply with this directive.
Further announcements will be made in due course as
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About Airtel Africa
Airtel Africa is a leading provider of telecommunications and
mobile money services, with a presence in 14 countries in Africa,
primarily in East Africa and Central and West Africa.
Airtel Africa offers an integrated suite of telecommunications
solutions to its subscribers, including mobile voice and data
services as well as mobile money services both nationally and
The Group aims to continue providing a simple and intuitive
customer experience through streamlined customer journeys.
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