Stakeholders in the telecommunications sector have frowned at the absence of clear local content policy in the industry which has resulted in massive loss of jobs meant for Nigerians.
Invest in ICT and create new billionaires, Zinox boss tells FG
With the right kind of investment in technological platforms and the overwhelming support of the government in providing the requisite enabling environment, Nigeria can effortlessly produce global billionaires from the Information and Communication Technology....
NLC seeks FG partnership to curb outsourcing of jobs in telecom sector
Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) says it will collaborate with the Federal Government to stop out-sourcing of jobs in the telecom sector, among others.
Subscribers want hitch-free telephony services in 2017
Subscribers have passionately called on telecommunications service providers in the country to offer them efficient services.Those who spoke with The Guardian bemoaned the state of telecommunications services in 2016.....
Government targets NIPOST to aid financial inclusion initiatives
To aid mobile and financial inclusiveness especially in rural communities, banking services will be added to the operations of the Nigeria Postal Services (NIPOST), the national postal carrier which delivers mails to businesses and citizens.
NCS wants FG to reconsider proposed transfer of key ICT agencies
The Federal Government should reconsider transferring its Information and Communication Technology (ICT) agencies from the control of the Federal Ministry of Communications to the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology.
FG to create digital access fund from TV licence fees
Malam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, director general of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), has said his agency will create a Digital Access Fund where N1000 annual TV licence ...
Nigeria to achieve 30% broadband penetration by 2018, says Minister
The Federal Government says the country will achieve the 30 per cent national broadband penetration by 2018 as projected in the country’s National Broadband Plan.
Data center rack server market to hit $90.56Bn by 2021
The data center rack server market is estimated to grow from USD 36.47 Billion in 2016 to USD 90.56 Billion by 2021, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 19.95%.