AfricaCom is Africa’s most prominent annual industry awards for the telecommunications and information technology sector. This award comes barely a month after he was adjudged the Best CEO in the MTN Group.
Recently, MTN Ghana subscriber base saw a 3% growth to over 18 million, shooting its total market share to almost 50 per cent, and mobile data market share to over 60 per cent. MTN Ghana currently has 18 million subscribers and was the first telecoms operator to acquire a 4G LTE license at a cost of US$67.5million. MTN commercially launched its 4G LTE services on 21st June in all 10 regions of Ghana after it acquired the license in December 2015. This year, MTN has spent $96 million on network and information systems including the rollout of the 4G network.
MTN Ghana has within a period of one week won several other prestigious awards.
MTN Ghana’s Finance Team swept three awards at the CFOs Awards organized by Instinct Waves. In addition, at the Advertising Association of Ghana’s Gong Gong Awards, four of MTN Ghana’s creative campaigns won prestigious awards.
“It's a blend of hard work, dedication and the commitment to delight our customers that drives us to excel in our work" he said. “The awards demonstrates our vision and strategy to offer value to our customers.”
He added that these awards are a recognition of the consistent growth the company has witnessed over the years. He dedicated the awards to all MTN customers.