Following this, it is suspected that the four major network providers in Nigeria — MTN, Airtel, Glo, and 9Mobile — would have to conduct yet another nationwide registration exercise before the year runs out. Even so, they have to do the whole procedure without the help of unaccredited partners to avoid a flawed outcome or recurring cases of pre-registered SIM cards.
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For now, while some network service centres have received directives from their headquarters about this development, others haven’t.
“We got a mail last week…