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
Pantami insists NIPOST, not FIRS has responsibility to collect stamp duty for government
Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Mallam Ali Pantami, yesterday, insisted that it is the duty of the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) to collect Stamp Duty for the Federal government
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
Failure to migrate to digital economy costs Nigeria $6b yearly
Nigeria will continue to lose over $6b yearly to cash economy if the Federal Government fails to urgently address prevailing challenges that are hampering the nation’s transition to a digital economy.
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.
Federal Government stops cash payments at NIPOST
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has suspended all cash payment plans within the establishments of Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) nationwide.
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).
‘Implementation of digital economy will make Nigeria globally competitive’
Director-General, National Information and Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kasheem Inuwa, has said full implementation of the digital economy will make Nigeria globally competitive.