China slams US threat of 'consequences' if Brazil picks Huawei 5G
Beijing on Thursday slammed US warnings of "consequences" if Brazil chooses Chinese telecoms company Huawei to develop its 5G network, accusing Washington of "unscrupulous oppression" of the country's tech companies.
Commercially available 5G devices break300 barriers globally
Industry body, Global mobile SuppliersAssociation (GSA), has reported that about 317 devices now support 5G, of which 135are understood to be commercially available
‘5G would not be approved until recommended by experts’
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Ibrahim Pantami, has said the report on the initial trial of the 5G technology in Nigeria would not be concluded until recommendations from stakeholders in key sectors are reviewed.
Britain bans China's Huawei, handing US big win
Britain on Tuesday bowed to growing US pressure and ordered the phased removal of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei from its 5G network despite warnings of retaliation from Beijing.
CPN claims 5G technology is safe, viable for economic growth
Computer Professionals, Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN), has said that Fifth Generation (5G) technology is safe and very viable to transform the economy.
Huawei controversy opens field for 5G challengers
With growing pressure to keep China's Huawei out of 5G network development, it could be time for firms like Japan's NEC and South Korea's Samsung to shine.
Bolivia Villagers Destroy 5G Masts Over Coronavirus Fears
Multiple telecoms masts were destroyed Monday by villagers in Bolivia who feared that 5G technology could transmit coronavirus, media reports said. The South American country does not yet have 5G wireless infrastructure, which has been linked to the pandemic in viral posts on social media. According to the conspiracy theory, electromagnetic radiation causes the symptoms…
NCC seeks stakeholders’ input into commercial 5G use
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has called for the views of industry stakeholders in the formulation of policy that would lead to 5G deployment in the country.