MTN Stops Free Midnight Calls

Remember the good old days of midnight call love? Well if you still regularly use this service on the MTN network this will be sad news to you. MTN Nigeria has discontinued their happy hour free midnight calls service which previously allowed free MTN to MTN calls from 12:30PM to 4:30PM daily.

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MTN has been restricting and cancelling tariffs in recent weeks, including the cancellation of the popular trutalk+, silently slashing of WhatsApp monthly bundle from 60MB to 25MB. There seems to be a connection between these as the heavy fines placed on MTN by the federal government of Nigeria. This happenings may be looked upon as a form of austerity measures.

The discontinuation of midnight calls leaves us wondering what’s next for MTN?

MTN has been restricting and cancelling tariffs in recent weeks, including the cancellation of the popular trutalk+, slashing of WhatsApp monthly bundle from 60MB to 25MB. There seems to be a connection between these as the heavy fines placed on MTN by the federal government of Nigeria. This happenings may be looked upon as a form of austerity measures.

If you are in tune with recent happenings you will easily recall that back in October 2015 the federal government fined MTN N1.04 trillion (about $5.2 billion) for failure to disconnect 5.1 million unregistered subscribers’ SIM cards from its network.

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