VDT offers SMEs new broadband services
Broadband communications service provider, VDT Communications, has announced the extension of its service offering to blooming small and medium businesses, SMEs through its new product offering called - VDT SMEmpower. Introducing the product to the media, the General Manager, VDT Communications, Bimbo Ikumariegbe, explained that the new product was born out of the need to…
Poor economy may hinder 30% broadband target
Nigeria’s hope of attaining 30 per cent broadband penetration by the end of this year is under threat...
‘Nigeria needs cheaper 4G handsets to deepen broadband penetration’
Nigeria’s quest to meet and surpass the 30 per cent broadband penetration target set for 2018, would among others, require the adoption of cheaper but stronger 4G/LTE and VOLTE handsets. Spectranet, which gave this advice, noted that in India, one of the operators, Reliance Jio, actually pioneered this revolution, which enabled it to garner…
Government to review national broadband plan in Q2
Barring unforeseen circumstances, the Federal Government would begin the review of the National Broadband Plan (NBP), by April.
Ericsson urges FG to pay attention to mobility, broadband & cloud
Rutger Reman, newly appointed as the vice president, head, Customer Unit and managing director, Ericsson Nigeria, has urged the federal government to Nigeria to pay attention to the three transformative technologies that...
Stakeholders blame lack of investment in network for narrow band
More so, they are not investing in the network to be able to deliver 4G LTE service because they don’t see the prospect of return on their investment with the prevailing economic situation in the country’.
Government licenced six slots to broaden broadband penetration, says Shittu
Minister of Communications, Mr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu, who disclosed these at the opening of the 4th National Council on Communications Technology in Kaduna, said though broadband penetration in Nigeria has reached...
‘InfraCo can help Nigeria overcome infrastructure challenges’
InfraCo means Infrastructure Company, and it is one of the initiatives of the telecommunications regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to actualize the National Broadband Plan.
Pushing broadband penetration through InfraCos
The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is the most transformative innovation of our present generation and its development, even from the earliest days, has benefited from close partnership between government and various private sector companies....