International Telecommunications Union
Though many lives were lost to the COVID-19 pandemic, it however, brought more people online.
The United Nations’ arm saddled with global communications, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), has hinged digital transformation across countries on skills’
High Internet cost is forcing nearly half of the people with 4G network coverage to remain offline, especially in developing countries.
31 Jul 2020
Nigeria, Botswana and Seychelles are likely to reach the United Nations Broadband Commission’s target of affordable broadband services of less than 2% of Gross National Income (GNI) per capita by 2023.
17 Jun 2020
From the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), came to the submission on Monday, that Artificial Intelligence (AI), has the potential to help humanity
10 Mar 2020
The World Trade Organization said Tuesday it would suspend all meetings until March 20 after one of its staff members contracted the new coronavirus.
29 Jan 2020
Network coverage technology in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, and other parts of Africa, is still 3G, with 79 per cent penetration.
15 Jan 2020
Countries in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) lost about $2.16 billion in 2019 to the shutting down of the Internet and social media for 7,800 hours, mostly by government authorities
13 Dec 2019
The Global System for Mobile telecommunications Services (GSMA) has expressed serious concern over the proposed nine per cent Communication Service Tax (CST) in Nigeria, currently under consideration by the National Assembly.
18 Oct 2019
For Nigeria and other African countries to achieve universal, affordable and good quality Internet access by 2030, the region will require an investment of over $100 billion.
16 Oct 2019
Discarded electrical and electronic equipment (such as phones, laptops, fridges, sensors and TVs), which is referred to as e-waste is becoming a huge problem, needing urgent intervention globally.
25 Sep 2019
About one billion users were newly connected to the various mobile services in the last five years in Nigeria and other part of the globe.