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11 Sep 2020
Telecommunications investment has been identified as one with a strong potential to spur economic growth and create employment in the short and long terms.
2 Sep 2020
As Google plans to scrap its third-party cookies, the need for brands and agencies to plug into platforms that offer first-party data has been heightened.
28 Aug 2020
Some days just don’t go as planned. That was a sad requiem that Wednesday, September 16, 2009, when the Nigerian IT woke up with the tragic news of the death of Engr Ndukwe Kalu, pioneer president, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA). Kalu was reported to have passed on September 15, 2009, in his office in…
28 Aug 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted global working culture. A recent survey by Checkpoint indicates that 95 per cent of security professionals are facing added IT security challenges due to the coronavirus. The shifts were global, rapid, and widespread. To this end, Dr. Adewale Obadare, cofounder, Digital Encode, has likened the coronavirus pandemic facing the world…
28 Aug 2020
Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, former Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), and Chairman of MTN Nigeria, has warned that if Nigeria must stay competitive in the global economy, she must leverage on the opportunities provided by 5G technology and deploy it as soon as possible. Ndukwe spoke at a Fireside Chat titled “5G…
28 Aug 2020
The GSMA has announced that the world’s leading mobile network equipment vendors, Ericsson, Huawei, Nokia and ZTE, have successfully completed an assessment of their product development and lifecycle management processes using the GSMA’s Network Equipment Security Assurance Scheme (NESAS). The NESAS scheme is a collaboration and jointly led by 3GPP and the GSMA, and is…
28 Aug 2020
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, has said with the planned settlement of outstanding debts, the Digital Switch Over (DSO) in broadcasting will transit to a private-sector-driven enterprise in order for it to be sustainable. The Minister stated this in Abuja at a meeting with stakeholders in the DSO Project. “While looking for…
28 Aug 2020
Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has expressed happiness over increasing contribution of Information and Communications Technology (ICT), to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as the sector added 17.83% in the second quarter of 2020 (Q2 2020). Dr Femi Adeluyi, technical assistant (Information Technology) to the Minister expressed his happiness…
26 Aug 2020
Telecommunications operator, 9Mobile has assured its customers of improved services, even as it reveals plan to reward subscribers.9Mobile noted that improved service is key to customer loyalty and retention.
26 Aug 2020
The telecommunications firm, owned by business mogul, Chief Mike Adenuga Jr, has remained consistent. Today, Nigeria can boast of 286.4 million connected lines, out of which 196.4 million are active.
26 Aug 2020
Executive Vice Chairman, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has said that a reliable, and high-speed Internet is key to ensuring that hospitals and medical institutions have access to global information
21 Aug 2020
Prof Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) officially commenced his second term in office this month with great vigor to succeed...

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Initial applications for US jobless aid dipped again last week, falling to a new pandemic low, according to government data released Thursday. New unemployment claims fell 6,000 to 290,000, seasonally adjusted, in the week ended October 16, the lowest level since March 14, 2020 when it was 256,000. That was before the spread of Covid-19…
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The International Monetary Fund on Thursday forecast that Africa's economic rebound from pandemic-induced shrinkage would be weaker than in the rest of the world in 2021 and 2022. Low rates of vaccination against Covid-19 across the continent top the list of reasons for the slower recovery, the Washington-based institution said in a biannual report on…
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An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Thursday ordered that the former board chairman of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Ngozi Olejeme, be remanded in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s ( EFCC) custody, until Friday. The judge, Justice Maryam Hassan gave the order after listening to both counsel submissions on the defendant’s…
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