MTN Côte d’ivoire SA offers wireless services in the Ivory Coast. It is the leading mobile telecommunications operator in Africa and a key player in the spectacular growth of subscribers in the continent. The company created the global system for mobile communication and prepaid card services. MTN Côte d’ivoire was formerly known as Loteny Telecom and changed its name to MTN Cote d’Ivoire SA in October 2005. The company was founded in 1996 and is based in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. As of June 22, 2005, MTN Côte d’ivoire operates as a subsidiary of MTN Group Limited.
In Ivory Coast, among others, MTN meets the specific needs of local subscribers with innovative services: credit transfer, call-back requests, call notifications outside coverage areas, voice chats, etc. Around 800 employees offer and manage these services all around Ivory Coast.