MTN Partners LG Electronics to enable SmartTVs in Nigeria
MTN enables Smart TVs in Nigeria in Partnership with LG Electronics
MTN Business, the business-to-business arm of Nigeria’s leading
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Company, MTN Nigeria,
has reached an agreement with conglomerate and global leader in
Consumer Electronics, LG Electronics, to bundle MTN broadband internet
service with LG Smart TVs sold across Nigeria.
This collaboration ensures that customers buying LG Smart TVs are
given MTN HyNet, the 4G broadband internet service offered by MTN
“With Smart TVs increasing in popularity, the need for a high-speed
internet service, like MTN HyNet, to enable customers take advantage
of the Smart TV technology, cannot be overemphasized,” stated Mr.
Babatunde Osho, the Chief Enterprise Solutions Officer of MTN Nigeria,
adding that MTN Business would like to see more and more people enjoy
the whole range of benefits, such as online movies, live streaming,
etc., associated with Smart TVs and other smart devices.
On his part, the General Manager, Home Entertainment, LG Electronics
West Africa Operations, Mr. Steve Ryu, said; “This unique partnership
is ultimately about meeting the needs of our customers in a bid to
provide cutting edge technological products and services to them in
comfort and style.”
Ryu further stated that with the LG Smart TV and MTN HyNet Internet
service that comes with free 8GB data for 3 months, customers are
bound to experience limitless online opportunities. We are convinced
that this partnership will go a long way to create the best of
relaxation and fun time for our customers in this yuletide season and
The collaboration with LG further underpins the front-pew role of MTN
Business in leading the delivery of a bold, new digital world and in
making lives a whole lot brighter.