Pantami explains reasons for digital economy drive in Nigeria
Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has justified the necessity, appropriateness and significance of the re-designation of the Federal Ministry of Communications
Group decry hike in RoW charges, says will derail digital economy progress
Digital Economy Media Support Volunteers (DEMS Volunteers’) have described as unpatriotic, unimaginable and counter-productive, the supposedly hike in the prices of the Right of Way
‘How investment in training can curb unemployment, drive digital economy’
Technology firms have called for more investment in training youths on technology in order to develop solutions that are relevant to the local and global market, as well as drive a digital economy in Nigeria.
Digital economy is new gold – Fowler
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) said it has deployed electronic tax services (e-services) to ensure automation of tax processes for the purpose of improving transparency
South south stakeholders seek partnership on broadband, digital economy
Experts have called on tech founders in the Southern region to see the 11 states as their primary market as they represent over 60 million people.
Assessing reality, myths of data pricing directive to operators
The recent directive by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, for data price slash within five days, couldn’t have come at a better time, but its practicability within the ambit of the laws remains a conundrum to industry stakeholders. ADEYEMI ADEPETUN writes.
NCC gets deadline to address illegal data deductions, review price
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has ordered the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to resolve the issues of illegal data deduction and review downwards the price nationwide within five days.
Between policy and regulation in telecoms industry over USSD
Although it has been temporarily suspended by the Federal Government, there are, however, several underlining factors that still surround the operations of the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD).