The health of the Nigerian tower industry at the end of 2017
Etisalat exits, the country returns to GDP growth but what has changed?
In light of the new developments in the Nigerian telecoms sector, TowerXchange held a roundtable discussion on the Nigerian market as a follow-up our Q2 analysis on the country’s tower industry. In this article we summarise the most significant recent developments and examine how these are being felt by stakeholders on the ground.
Earlier in 2017, TowerXchange published a detailed study on the Nigerian tower industry, from how the independent towerco market had first evolved in the country to the impact of Nigeria’s deep recession throughout 2016 and early 2017 (read the full article in journal 19).