Who Owns Whom

The Telecommunications Industry in Nigeria

Amanda van der Westhuizen | Nigeria | 31 July 2014

Extract

The market has shifted from fixed-line to mobile telephony, resulting in a competitive mobile voice market...

Description

This report covers the Nigerian telecommunications sector which is the biggest mobile market in Africa with more than 127 million subscribers.

Table of Contents

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1. INTRODUCTION 1
2. DESCRIPTION OF THE INDUSTRY 1
2.1. Industry Supply Chain 1
3. SIZE OF THE INDUSTRY 1
4. STATE OF THE INDUSTRY 3
4.1. Local 3
4.1.1. Fixed Line Telephony 4
4.1.2. Broadband 4
4.1.3. Mobile Voice and Data Services 5
4.1.4. Undersea Cabling 6
4.1.5. Mobile Money Transfer Service 7
4.1.6. Corporate Actions 7
4.1.7. Regulations 7
4.2. Continental 8
4.3. International 9
5. INFLUENCING FACTORS 10
5.1. Economic Environment 10
5.2. Government and Regulatory Action 10
5.3. Unreliable and Inadequate Electricity Supply 11
5.4. Damage of Network Infrastructure 12
5.5. Quality of Service Problems 12
5.6. Technology 12
5.7. Labour Resources 13
5.8. Environmental Concerns 13
6. COMPETITION 13
6.1. Barriers to Entry 14
6.2. Research and Development (R&D) and Innovation 14
7. SWOT ANALYSIS 15
8. OUTLOOK 15
9. INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS 16
10. REFERENCES 16
10.1. Publications 16
10.2. Websites 17
COMPANY PROFILES 18
21ST CENTURY TECHNOLOGIES LTD 18
AIRTEL NIGERIA LTD 20
EMERGING MARKETS TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICES LTD 21
GILAT SATCOM NIGERIA LTD 23
GLOBACOM LTD 24
HELIOS TOWERS NIGERIA LTD 25
INTERNET SOLUTIONS NIGERIA LTD 27
MAINONE CABLE COMPANY NIGERIA LTD 28
MTN NIGERIA COMMUNICATIONS LTD 30
PHASE3 TELECOM LTD 32
SMILE COMMUNICATIONS NIGERIA LTD 33
VISAFONE COMMUNICATIONS LTD 34
VODACOM BUSINESS AFRICA (NIGERIA) LTD 35