‘South Western states control 30.3% of Nigeria’s voice subscriptions’
Out of the total mobile subscriptions connected for voice services in Nigeria as at the end of 2018, states in the south west region including Ekiti, Lagos, Ogun, Ondo, Osun and Oyo had 51.7 million subscribers, amounting to 30.3 per cent. Statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) put Nigeria’s active voice subscriptions as…
Nigeria recorded low spam calls, messages in 2018
Nigeria ranked among markets that experienced low spam calls and unsolicited messages in 2018, a research conducted by Truecaller has revealed.Unlike in 2017, where Nigeria ranked ninth behind India, USA, Brazil, Chile, South Africa, Mexico, Turkey, and Peru respectively in the world’s top 20 list...
PoS transactions from 170,000 terminals hit N177. 8b as poor network hinders service
Financial transactions since the beginning of the year from the 170,000 deployed Point of Sales (PoS) terminals in the country currently stands at N177.8 billion.
Recession cuts telephone service subscriptions by 10m
Within the last six months of the year, telecommunications operators have lost over 10 million active subscribers.
How to sustain Nigeria’s $68b telecoms sector, by experts
The impact of telecoms sector on other sectors such as banking, e-commerce, agriculture, education, oil and gas and so on and the volume of jobs the sector is creating has been described as unprecedented.