Nigeria's Starcomms to merge with Multilinks, MTS: regulator
DUBAI (Reuters) - Three of Nigeria's CDMA mobile operators - Starcomms (STARCOM.LG), Multilinks and MTS - are seeking approval to merge, the Nigerian telecoms regulator said on Monday.
Lolia Emakpore, a director of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), also told Reuters at a conference in Dubai she expects the mobile subscriber base in Nigeria to grow 14 percent next year to 120 million, the fastest pace since the technology arrived a decade ago.
(Reporting by Matt Smith; Editing by Tim Cocks and David Cowell)
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