MTN, Microsoft sign MOU to create scalable opportunities
MTN Nigeria and Microsoft Nigeria have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the creation of sustainable and scalable initiatives aimed at driving growth within the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) segment of the Enterprise Business in Nigeria. The partnership will leverage Microsoft’s technologies and MTN’s innovative expertise to create strong value propositions…
Nova boosts operations with banking solution
Nova Merchant Bank Limited has announced the adoption of a new banking solution, the Intellect Digital Core (IDC) Banking platform to boost its operations and enhance its product offerings to its customers.
Fintech to celebrate achievements
To celebrate Fintech achievements and opportunities with focus on funds and payments, capital markets, insurance innovations, block chain and cyber security, the world’s attention will be on the city of Lagos as it hosts the Lagos Fintech Week in October. Dr. Yele Okeremi, chairman of organizing committee, said: “Each day we will focus on a…
Glo unveils smartphone festival, offers customers freebies
Globacom has unveiled an initiative tagged Smartphone Festival aimed at giving unbeatable value to its customers who desire to own various categories of smartphones.
Umudioka Awka to commission ICT centre next week
Okolobia Umudioka, Awka, a body of youths in Umudioka Community in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra state will next commission its information Communications Technology...
Regulators yet to conclude deal on sale of 9Mobile
The meeting convened by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) and other stakeholders to conclude the 9Mobile sales and take a stand on the deal may have ended without any agreement reached. A source monitoring the deal told The Guardian yesterday that the meeting would likely continue today in Abuja. The…
NCC wants new investments in digital technology, puts teledensity at 116%
Fresh investments in digital technologies would enable Nigeria to actively play in the fourth industrial revolution. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), which raised this view yesterday in Lagos at the 2018 Information Communications Technology and Telecommunication (ICTEL) Expo, organized by the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), informed that thus far, about $70 billion…
Stakeholders express worries over low internet penetration
Information Technology stakeholders at Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) 27th national conference have decried poor IT deployment and low internet penetration in the country.
Stakeholders seek digitalization of retail payment system
Stakeholders in the financial technology ecosystem have thrown their weight behind digitalization of retail payment system in the country as a boost to financial inclusion initiative of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).