The Federal Government says about 794kms of road have been priotised for construction by eligible companies through Road Infrastructure Development and Refurbishment Investment Tax Credit Scheme. The Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed this in Washington DC during his on-going engagement with various global media outlets, global think tanks and influencers. The…
A legal practitioner, Ayoola Oke, with expertise in communications law, has said that many telecommunications operators, especially the smaller players, may run out of business without urgent measures to preserve their operations.
The Nigerian Communications Commission has refuted claims that it has renewed the unified access service license of MTN Nigeria. The refutal was made after a news report claimed that the mobile operating license of MTN has been renewed by the Commission for another period of ten years. The online publication which cited regulatory filings by…
About 110 million telephone lines were inactive nationwide as of the first half of the year. Consequently, the development resulted in a drop in the market share of players.
For the first half of the year, ended June 30, 2021, telecommunications service provider, MTN service revenue hit N790.3 billion, an increase of 24.1 per cent.
10 Jul 2021
Music is, without doubt, one of Nigeria’s biggest exports. It has placed the country on the global stage, and not only does it get the world dancing, but it has also attracted some of the biggest accolades.
22 Jun 2021
Nigeria’s hope of 70 per cent broadband penetration and 90 per cent coverage as enshrined in the New National Broadband Plan (NNBP 2020 to 2025) has received a boost with plans by MTN to invest N640 billion ($1.5 billion) over the next three years.
17 Jun 2021
Telecommunications service provider, MTN, has assured its teeming customers in Nigeria of improved services. Reacting to a news story (Not The Guardian), yesterday, which claimed that it (MTN) had raised the alarm that ....
Arafat Manliki exits MTN, joins Schneider Electric as Marketing Communications, Digital Leader for West Africa
14 Jun 2021
Arafat O. Manliki, former Digital Marketing Manager at MTN has ended his 14-year career journey to resume his new position as the Marketing Communications & Digital Leader West Africa at Schneider Electric, a global multinational company which provides energy management and digital automation solutions for efficiency and sustainability. With over 15 years of cognate experience…
9 Jun 2021
No less than 15.8 million subscribers have lost access to telecommunications services in the country, as a result of government policies, especially that the ban on new SIM cards activation
25 May 2021
The traditional financial system is broken and does not work for Nigerians. EFINA’s 2018 survey provides the clearest example of this, as over 36.6 million or 37.0 per cent of Nigerians
2 May 2021
Telecommunications firm, MTN, said as at April 30, over 35 million of its subscribers had submitted their National Identity Number (NIN), which had subsequently been passed to the National Identity Management Commission for verification.