Monday, 15th April 2024


28 Feb
Mobile network operators, largely the GSM players including MTN, Globacom, Airtel and 9mobile saw a combined growth of 1.62 per cent at the end of 2023.
9 Feb
The federal, state and local governments, last year, shared a total of N2.52 trillion as the Federal Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) foreign exchange (FX) rate gain.
9 Feb
Airtel Nigeria has disclosed that some 9.2 million of its customers have submitted their National Identification Number (NIN) for verification ahead of the February 28 deadline issued by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for all unlinked lines to be fully barred.
1 Jan
Monopoly is a situation whereby there is a single producer, supplier or seller of a particular good or service.
20 Dec
Stockbrokers have warned that the country may witness mass delisting of manufacturing firms from the stock market and outright exit from the market if urgent steps are not taken to stabilise the foreign exchange (FX) market.
12 Dec
Chief Adeolu Ogunbanjo, President, National Association of Telecommunications Subscribers (NATCOMS) in this no holds barred interview with The Guardian x-rays the state of the economy and how the President Bola Tinubu-administration and its policies is affecting the telecom sector, among other developing events in the outgoing year.   What is your assessment of the general…
29 Nov
Airtel has assured Nigerians of better 5G offerings and improved mobile money service through its Smartcash PSB. Speaking in Lagos, during a media interaction, Head of B2B Sales, Smartcash PSB, Judith Osiobe, said the service is to ensure financial inclusion on a global scale.
14 Nov
Two years after Airtel Nigeria renovated and commissioned the Ward A Block at Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Carl Cruz, has expressed happiness of the telecommunications firm that the facility had been serving its intended purpose. Cruz made the assertion during an inspection of the building by Airtel leadership, which…
1 Nov
Data consumption by Nigerians boosted mobile network operators’ earnings in the last three months ending September 30, 2023.
11 Jul 2023
Airtel Nigeria, recently, hosted Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other dignitaries to celebrate the impact of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects, its other initiatives, as well as engage with key stakeholders.
5 Jul 2023
Samsung, Nigeria’s consumer electronics brand, has announced the launch of Galaxy A14 5G. This latest addition to the popular Galaxy A series is aimed at offering a complete package of the latest Galaxy innovations at an affordable price,...
20 Jun 2023
WHIILE it kicked off its fifth generation (5G) network rollout in four locations, including Lagos, Ogun, Rivers and Abuja, telecommunications firm, Airtel, is targetting coverage of the entire country by the end of the current financial year.     The year usually ends March 31. Airtel said for anyone to enjoy the innovative service, the subscriber…


15 mins ago
The Ganduje ward executives of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in Kano State, have denied the reported suspension of APC National Chairman, Dr Abdullahi-Umar Ganduje.
1 hour ago
Ekiti Commissioner for Education, Dr Bimpe Aderiye, said the state government had spent N546.90 million as 2024 West Africa Examination Council/ Senior School Certificate Examination (WAEC/SSCE) fees.
1 hour ago
A group within the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ondo Vanguard for Good Governance, has raised the alarm over the alleged plots to rig the April 20 governorship primaries of the party in the state. According to the group, the delegate congress that ought to have been held on Monday to identify party members that will…
2 hours ago
The coroner Magistrate has attributed the death of a 12-year-old student of Dowen College, Lekki, Sylvester Junior Oromoni, to his parent and doctor's negligence two years after the commencement of the Coroner Inquest. Magistrate Mikhail Kadri sitting in Ogba while delivering judgement on his report on the inquest, said that Oromoni died as a result…
2 hours ago
The Kano State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has faulted the purported suspension of the national chairman of the party, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje from the party. The party position came barely less than an hour after the legal adviser of the party in Dawkin Tofa local council of Kano state, Haliru Gwarzo…
2 hours ago
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) has said the collapsed national electricity grid is now fully restored. Spokesperson for TCN, Ndidi Mbah, disclosed this in a statement Monday afternoon. On Monday, the country's electricity grid collapsed yet again, which led to generation dropping to 64.70 megawatts. The latest collapse happened just less than a month…
2 hours ago
The evolution of regulations in healthcare has been a complex and iterative process, influenced by several factors including advances in medicine and technology, shifting social and economic conditions, and evolving political and public attitudes. Healthcare regulations have developed to address critical issues such as patient safety, quality of care, and access to comprehensive and affordable…
2 hours ago
The Federal Government said it will prosecute those caught spiking the prices of goods and commodities across Nigeria. The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) said this in a statement where it addressed the issues of arbitrary price increases and dollar brouhaha. FCCPC said it acknowledges that the rising cost of essential goods impacts…
2 hours ago
The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU), Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University (ATBU) Branch, Bauchi has faulted the University management for violating the varsity's law guiding the appointment of a new vice chancellor and “illegally” allowing some principal officers to stay in office on acting capacity beyond six months. The ASUU-ATBU Chairperson, Dr. Ibrahim Inuwa, while…
3 hours ago
Media historians have recorded the radical role played by the press to end the oppressive regime of the British colonial power in Nigeria. Individuals such as John Payne Jackson, publisher of Lagos Weekly Record; Herbert Macaulay, publisher of Lagos Daily News; Nnamdi of Azikwe, publisher of West African Pilot, Obafemi Awolowo, publisher of The Nigerian…