NCC to establish data bank in technical University, Ibadan
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it is ready to establish a data bank at the Technical University, Ibadan (Tech-U). Dr Sunday Dare, Executive Commissioner (Stakeholders Management), made the disclosure in Ibadan on Tuesday during a courtesy call on Gov. Abiola Ajimobi in his office. Dare is the representative of the South-West Zone on the NCC…
Global Accelerex launches first certified android PoS terminal
Global Accelerex, Central Bank of Nigeria licensed payment terminal service provider and payment service solution provider, has scored another first with the launch of NEXGO N5, the first single unit android point of sale terminal to be certified for payment acceptance in Nigeria. The newest revolutionary device in the nation’s payment system runs on Lollipop…
Subscribers groan as operators fight over interconnect issues
Subscribers of Global System for Mobile communications (GSM) services are lamenting over their inability to make seamless call over different network as a result of interconnectivity issues. Mr. Kayode Adeyemi, one of the subscribers that spoke to Nigeria CommunicationsWeek expressed his frustration, saying: “I’m a subscriber of three of the GSM operators, each time I…
Options for MultiChioce to remain in Nigeria
Multichoice Nigeria, is facing an uncertain future in in Nigeria, thanks to the recent federal government notice to the pay-tv giant that it will not renew its license because it was not in line with Digital Switch Over (DSO) White Paper. DSO White Paper is a policy, regulatory framework and a broadcasting model for the…
Zinox, brinks get infraco licences from NCC
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has licenced Zinox Technologies and Brinks Integrated Solutions as telecom companies that would provide infrastructure (Infracos) in the southeast and northwest respectively.
Phase3 telecom strengthens solutions drive across major enterprise segment
Phase3 telecom strengthens solutions drive across major enterprise segment Telecom, West Africa’s largest independent fibre optic infrastructure and telecommunications...
Stakeholders seek patronage of indigenous software
Worried by challenges to the development of indigenous software, stakeholders in that space met this week to seek ways to move software ecosystem forward, in order to build a strong software industry for the country.
StarTimes invests $220m in Nigeria
StarTimes, Pay television company, said it has invested over $220 million in Nigeria, over the last nine years to boost entertainment and enrich the country’s television experience.
CSCS unveils 5 pillars for its 3-year strategic plan
Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) has hosted a gathering of relevant stakeholders to unveil its 3-Year (2018-2020) strategic plan.