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2 Apr 2021
The Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) sub-sector of Nigeria’s information and communications technology (ICT) industry has been described as very crucial for the enthronement of a digital economy in the country.
31 Mar 2021
Fibre operators, especially in the metro space, have called on the Federal Government to grant them pioneer status. This, they claimed, would boost their operations in the country.
26 Mar 2021
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has called for deliberate efforts by stakeholders toward achieving the target of nationwide deployment of fibre coverage.
2 Mar 2021
Since the Federal Government stopped registration and activation of new Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) cards in December 2020, telecommunications operators have recorded loss of 7.6 million...
13 Feb 2021
The Federal Government has insisted that the National Identity Number (NIN) is mandatory for transactions, including opening bank account, voters registration and payment of tax,...
6 Jan 2021
The information and communications technology/telecoms (ICT) sector arguably was the star performer of the global economy in 2020.
16 Dec 2020
The perennial human capital crisis in the banking sector got worse in the past few months, The Guardian investigation found.
16 Dec 2020
The Federal Government’s directive, which bars the activation of new Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards, may pitch telephone users against Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) in the country, especially those who have genuine reasons for the purchase of new SIM cards.
4 Dec 2020
Despite the over $70 billion (N32.9 trillion) worth of investments that have gone into Nigeria’s telecoms sector, availability of Public Internet Access is still a far cry. These investments comprise those from foreign and local investors.
2 Dec 2020
• Recommends redundant network infrastructure for service availability The next two years may see the emergence of a telecoms bank for infrastructure development in the sector, the new President, Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), Ikechukwu Nnamani, has stated. Nnamani, in an interview with journalists, shortly after taking the mantle of leadership from the…
18 Nov 2020
inq.Digital Nigeria Limited, received Telecom Business of the Year and best Unified Communications Provider of the Year in the recently concluded Nigeria Information Technology & Telecom Awards powered....
30 Oct 2020
About two weeks after Anonymous, a network of global hacktivists launched an aggressive campaign in Nigeria, commercial banks have begun a panic update of their server ...

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