Local IT equipment patronage grew 100% in two years, says NITDA
National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has revealed that the patronage of local Information Technology equipment have continued to grow by about 100% in the last three years.
Firstbank, Microsoft lift SMEs with technology
First Bank of Nigeria Limited and Microsoft have partnered to provide supporting technology solutions at discounted rate to over 40 million Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
EX-NCC boss, Gwandu makes case for 5G spectrum
Dr Bashir Gwandu, former acting executive vice chairman (EVC), Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and Chairman, Commonwealth ITU Group, has urged African countries to take steps to ensure that the 5G spectrum allocated to the continent has minimal....
Renmoney integrates freshworks software to improve customer engagement
Renmoney, one of Nigeria’s leading fintech companies, has deployed Freshworks customer engagement software to set up an integrated support and CRM system. Renmoney provides convenient loans, savings and fixed deposit products to Nigerians.
CSquared to Fiberise Africa with affordable broadband internet connectivity
CSquared, a pan-african broadband infrastructure provider that enables ISPS and MNOs to provide high quality broadband through shared infrastructure, has spelt out its operational priorities that are destined to shape Africa....
Stakeholders seek market segmentation for telecom growth
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), in December last year announced that the country has achieved the set target of 30 per cent broadband penetration, this telecommunications stakeholders argued was achieved through mobile broadband with very small fixed broadband contributions as such could not guarantee development. They said that the structure of telecommunications market as it is…
Multiple taxation choking Telcos, says ALTON
Telecommunications operating companies in Nigeria have again urged the federal government to review the Amended Tax Order of 2015 to reduce multiple taxation. To them, the current heavy taxes imposed on telecoms companies at the federal, state and local government levels, have been major obstacle, which retards economic growth, limits profits, compromises quality of service…
Expert identifies reason hackers pursue financial data of banks
Ronke Okeremi, Managing Director and CEO of Arit of Africa, an information communications and technology [ICT] firms in Nigeria, has advanced reasons why financial data of banks is the most prone to cyber-attacks in the world.
How TECNO rewarded families during Christmas and New Year
2018 has come to an end, along with it all the festivities and mirth of Christmas and the New Year. While the year bristled with a slew of interesting activities and events, the ones put together by TECNO Mobile were outstandingly rewarding. The Africa’s Number one mobile phone maker — being one of the best…
Ekeh, Zinox boss preaches knowledge capital at summit
Leo Stan Ekeh, serial digital entrepreneur and chairman, Zinox Group, has called on Nigerians to believe in the future of the country, noting that the world is currently in a knowledge century in which there are no barriers to wealth acquisition....
IIM Africa hints on launching IUIM
Dr. Oyedokun Oyewole, President, Institute of Information Management (IIM) Africa, has disclosed plans for the commissioning of the first ever Information Management University “The International University of Information Management (IUIM)”.