Embattled telco, Etisalat Nigeria now 9mobile. Officially set to change its brand name to 9Mobile. Its parent company on the United Arab Emirates. Mubadala Group, pulled out of the telco. Due to collapse of talks over $1.2billion loan advanced to the telco by a consortium of 13 local lennders.
Etisalat Nigeria now 9mobile
A new board was midwifed. By the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC). The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the affected banks. The board is expected to supervise a transition. Of the telco which has over 21million customers, in the country.
A former deputy managing director of Celtel Nigeria, (now Airtel Nigeria). Boye Olusanya, was appointed as the. Chief executive officer of Etisalat Nigeria. To oversee the transition.
The board is headed by Dr. Joseph Nnanna, A Deputy Governor. (Financial System Stability) at the CBN.
Calls to Director. Public Affairs at NCC, Tony Ojobo and Vice President. Corporate and Regulatory Affairs. At Etisalat were not picked.