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...
ATCON targets more advocacies
The newly elected National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has pledged to increase its advocacies for improved Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector.
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.
Mergers, acquisition loom in ISPs space
There is strong indication that surviving Internet Service Providers (ISPs) are considering consolidation by way of mergers and acquisition as a fallout of the growing harsh operating environment in the country, Nigeria Communicationsweek has learnt.
ATCON’s ICT/telecoms publication targets 100 leading tech personalities
The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) is planning a publication of 100 highly respectable personalities in the telecom and ICT sector in Nigeria.
Moving communication technology sector forward in 2018
The Nigerian telecommunications industry, having weathered one of its most turbulent years, is looking at a more stable 12 months where tariff wars will ease out.
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.
Airtel gets industry recognition
Telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, at the weekend clinched three accolades at the Nigeria Technology Innovation & Telecom Awards (NTITA) 2017 organised by the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) in Lagos.