Operators need $100b to bridge ICT sector’s infrastructure gap in 2019
For a robust telecommunications sector in 2019 and beyond, two things will be crucial, service providers need over $100 billion to bridge the various...
Tardy customer care services persist in telecoms sector
On February 14, 2018, Chibuzor Aginam, a subscriber to the four major networks in the country had a running battle with one of the operators, MTN.
Stakeholders worry over lack of understanding of telecom services impact
Stakeholders have decried lack of understanding of impact of telecom services by some state government officials.This is as a result of the recent fallout face-off between Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria...
ALTON puts fibre-to-home connections at 2% in Nigeria
Inadequate last mile infrastructure has hindered efficient Fibre-To-The-Home (FTTH) broadband deployment in Nigeria.The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria...
NCC targets improved customer service operations
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has commenced the review of its customer Service Level Agreements (SLAs) for the resolution of consumer complaints and escalations to Service Providers.
NCC mandates ATCON to mediate in ALTON, Kogi face-off
Worried by the adverse impact of shutdown of cell sites by Kogi state government and threat by Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) to withdraw telecommunications services from the state, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has mandated Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), to intervene in the dispute with the aim of resolving…
NIMC, ALTON discuss january 2019 NIN deadline
Ahead of the January 1, 2019 deadline given by the Federal Government for the mandatory use of the National Identification Number (NIN), Engr. Aliyu Aziz, director-general of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), has held wide ranging consultations with the leadership of mobile network operators in the country under the aegis of Association of Licensed…
NIMC, operators strategise on January 2019 NIN deadline
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) and the telecommunications operators are currently in talks on how to ensure smooth transition...
Stakeholders decry poor infrastructures to drive digital revolution
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) stakeholders have called on Federal Government to put in place basic infrastructures that will drive Digital Transformation in the country.
MNOs target 90m Nigerians for financial inclusion by 2020
The quartet of MTN, Globacom, Airtel and 9Mobile are going to deepen financial service inclusion, with commitment to reach 90 million Nigerians by 2020.