FAAN, NIPOST Declare War on Mysterious Courier Firms
FEDERAL Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) said it is working with relevant security agencies to prevent illegal courier operators from gaining grounds at the nation’s airports. Investigations revealed that a number of mushroom companies are suspected conduit for unethical services including price undercutting; dumping of goods, defrauding of customers and low tariff regimes. Some of…
NCC Withdraws ‘Data Floor Price’ for Telecoms, Warns Against Abuse
NIGERIAN Communications Commission (NCC) said it has withdrawn the “data floor price’’ for operators in the telecommunications industry and said that the move was in a bid to ensure sustainability, growth and development of the data service market segment “Floor price’’ is a government or group-imposed price control or the limit a price can be…
Operators Angry, Nigerians Happy over NCC Fines on Telecoms
ARGUMENTS are swing left and right over the bark and bite strategy of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) which has resulted in a total fine of N1.0124trillion on telecom operators under the leadership of Prof. Umaru Danbatta. While telecom operators are angry with the fines, a cross section of Nigerians commended the apex regulator for…
NBC Lauds Firms $1Bn SetTop-Box Manufacturing Plant Deal
Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has expressed its delight over a mega setTop-boxes manufacturing plant to be estimated in Nigeria at over $1billion cost. The manufacturing plant expected to commence operation by the fourth quarter of 2016 is being established by the Media Concept International (MCI) Limited, NBC Licensed SetTop box manufacturer, with its chosen partner-…
Etisalat Affirms Commitment to SMEs Growth in Nigeria
ETISALAT Nigeriahas reiterated its commitment to the development of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria as the engine of economic growth.
How, Why Universities Produce Half-Baked Graduates
The current curriculum in Nigeria’s schools is mess because it lacks information and communications technology (ICT) ingredients leaving the system to churn out half-baked graduates, according to some experts who should know.
Yudala Sets for Yuletide Shopping Craze with $70m Investment
YUDALA, Nigeria’s first true composite online and offline retail chain has turned the beautiful bride as it got nearly $70 million investment by a group of foreign investors.
Low Data Security Crippling Nigerian Businesses
NIGERIA Computer Society (NCS) has urged the federal government to embark on a sensitization campaign with the public on the Cyber Crime Law, in Ia bid to create an enabling environment for business.
Paga Closes $13m Series B Financing to Expand Lead position in Nigeria
PAGA, Nigeria’s leading mobile payment company today announced the completion of a$13m Series B financing led by Adlevo Capital.