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).
Social media: Dealing with the robotic, unthinking
As social media becomes indispensable to many; its positive and negatives have come under scrutiny. Some people advocate minimal use, especially among youths, who are vulnerable.
Nigerians count losses as SIM swap fraudsters empty bank accounts
In the mid-day, she walked into the newsroom. The young mother clad in a dark colour linen gown was overwhelmed with anguish. Sadness was written on her face as she sat perplexed. Her countenance, which was not welcoming, reflected the agony in her. Sawari Bolanle is a victim of Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) swap fraud.
ALTON wants review of 2015 order on tax, levy
Telecommunications operators have called on the Federal Government to review the Tax and Levy Amended Order 2015. Under the aegis of Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), the operators said the 2015 order, which was signed by the Minister of Finance in the Goodluck Jonathan administration, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, created lot of confusion…