In 2001, MTN Nigeria Communications Limited became the first GSM network in Nigeria to make a call following the globally lauded auction by the Nigerian Communications Commission. With the grant of a Unified Access Service Licence in 2006 and a 3G spectrum licence in 2007, MTN has since commenced the provision of a wide range of 3G mobile broadband, fixed and access services and products. With 28million subscribers and over US$4billion invested so far in the Nigerian economy, MTN has taken the lead in providing world-class telecoms services. MTN prides itself on its ability to make the impossible possible, connecting people with friends, family and opportunities. MTN Nigeria is committed to the provision of qualitative world-class telecom services and the sustainable development of Nigeria.
Mr. Michael Ikpoki has been the Chief Executive Officer of MTN Nigeria Communications Limited since July 2013. Mr. Ikpoki served as the Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana Ltd,. a subsidiary of MTN Group Ltd. from April 2011 to July 24, 2013. Mr. Ikpoki served as Sales and Distribution Executive for MTN Nigeria. He joined MTN Nigeria as Advisor in 2001 and was promoted to General Manager: Regulatory Affairs in 2004. Mr. Ikpoki serves as a Director at MTN Ghana Ltd.