ATCON frowns at CBN directive on eTransaction levy
Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has decried recent directive by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to all banks on the collection...
Telecoms firms threaten tariff hike over CBN-imposed fee
Telecommunications companies have rejected a recent directive by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) mandating banks to impose 0.005 per cent levy on all electronic transactions...
Subsidy agreement delays infracos’ service rollout
The inability of federal government to workout subsidy agreement with licensed infrastructure companies (infraCos) for the deployment infrastructure expected to assist in transmission...
Telecom operators give reasons for network interruption
Telecom operators on Saturday blamed intermittent interruptions on network on vandalism of base stations, destruction of optic fibre, high forex and shutting of base stations by government agencies.
ICT is critical to governance, says Ekuwem
Emmanuel Ekuwem is the Secretary to the Akwa Ibom State Government (SSG). Prior to the new appointment, he was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Teledom Group, a leading...
Nigerian telecoms operators connect 237m lines despite dip in investments
Telecommunications firms operating in Nigeria connected 237 million telephone lines as at January this year.
Medallion CEO vies for ATCON executive
The Chief Executive Officer of Medallion Communications Limited, Ikechukwu Nnamani, will be contesting as one of the executive of the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) in the fourth coming election.
UK hits 95% broadband penetration as Nigeria struggles at 21%
The United Kingdom Government has disclosed that 95 per cent of premises within the country now have access to superfast broadband.