The Federal Government has disclosed that telecommunications subscribers would pay five per cent tax on calls, SMS and data services.
The new International Termination Rate (ITR), which took effect at the beginning of this year, is currently unsettling the sector as there are complaints by some Mobile Network Operators (MNOs).
Currently, in the aftermath of the pandemic, people have changed the way they interact with enterprises and brands. Earlier, the interactions were more physical or in-person.
South East currently ranks lowest among the regions with the number of issued National Identification Number (NIN) by the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC).
• MTN assures on technology, rural connectivity Reiterating the August 24 date for the deployment of the Fifth-Generation (5G) network in Nigeria, the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has rallied the industry and urged stakeholders to collaborate for the success of the technology in the country. …
The Management of the Nigerian Communications Commission has appointed Reuben Muoka, as its new Director of Public Affairs (DPA).
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has put the number of masts and towers in the industry at 40,451. NCC said the operators of these major telecoms infrastructure provide telecommunications operations across the 36 states and in at least each state of the geopolitical zones of the country. The operators, according to the commission, in…
Like many democracies, Nigeria recently marked this year’s Democracy Day on June 12, a day that symbolises freedom from the oppressive rule of the military.
Some 200 youths have received equipment grants from MTN Foundation’s information and communications technology and business skills training.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has commended Airtel Nigeria for its support towards under-privileged Nigerians, describing the telco as a role model to all.
Following the operational licences handed to Space Exploration Technologies Corp (SpaceX), owned by world’s richest man, Elon Musk, to operate in Nigeria, there appears to be hope of connectivity for the about 114 access gaps (communities without telecoms services) in Nigeria.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has licensed Starlink, a satellite internet constellation operated by SpaceX, providing satellite internet access coverage to 32 countries. This licensing followed a visit to Nigeria by the company’s team in May last year. Elated Elon Musk took to his Twitter handle to announce this development today. The NCC has equally…