Teniola: ICT varsity will define Nigeria’s digital future
The reality in Nigeria, as it is with other African countries, is that the pace of implementation of capital-intensive public infrastructure projects lags way behind those carried out by private institutions.
‘States frustrating ICT expansion’
Stakeholders in the telecommunications sector are worried about the negative attitude of some state governments toward the expansion of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) infrastructure in their respective states.
NCC plans new spectrum auctions to boost 30% broadband target
As part of efforts targeted at meeting the 2018 broadband penetration target of 30 per cent, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will soon auction and asign new spectrum to telecommunications operators in the country.
Submarine cable system underused after $1b investment
After several investments worth over $1 billion (N306 billion), the nation’s submarine cable system is still hampered by gross underutilisation.
ATCON says ICT will address sci & tech deficit in nigeria’s economy
As information and communication technology (ICT) crosscuts industries, it enables for growth and development and will address the Science and Technology deficit noticeable in Nigeria’s economy.
Spectrum trading nears as operators’ pay one per cent administrative fee
Spectrum is the oxygen that keeps the telecommunications sector going and in the last 16 years of it’s revolution in the country, it has added over N500 billion to government coffers.
ATCON seeks restructuring of Nigeria’s ICT sector
The structure of Nigeria’s telecommunications and ICT sector is not really beneficial to Nigeria as a country in terms of foreign exchange earnings because most of the inputs in the sector are imported from the developed countries and very little value-add exported.
FG needs concrete plans to leverage international ICT partnerships, says ATCON
The success of local content drive in the telecom and information and communication technology (ICT) in Nigeria would accelerate the progress of the sector, according to Association of Telecommunication Companies of Nigeria (ATCON).
Nigeria needs concrete plans to leverage international ICT partnerships, says ATCON
The success of local content drive in the telecom and information and communication technology (ICT) in Nigeria would accelerate the progress of the sector, says the Association of Telecommunication Companies of Nigeria (ATCON).