Telcos flourish, Nigerians suffer
Many old adages have mentioned that the customer is the king of the business.
Teleology finally takes over 9mobile
Teleology Holdings Limited has finally taken over 9Mobile following the appointment of new board of directors. This development came 15 months after the pull-out of Etisalat, the United Arab Emirate (UAE) telecommunications firm, from Nigeria. Teleology Holdings emerged the preferred bidder ahead of Smile Telecoms Holdings after bidding $301 million for the telecommunications firm. The…
Still a long wait for 2017 9mobile Literature Prize
The award of 9mobile Prize for Literature, sponsored by telecom company, 9mobile (formerly Etisalat), has become a long wait that may stretch indefinitely from all indications.
We must secure Nigeria’s cyberspace against imminent threat, says Danbatta
The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has stressed the need to intensify efforts to secure the country’s cyberspace against imminent threats.
FG mandates NCC to ensure even distribution of broadband in Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission to ensure that all nooks and crannies of the country is fully captured in the broadband deployment programme geared towards the enhancement of socio-economic development....
‘Telecoms operators have increased subscribers by 2.34m’
About 2.34 million subscribers have been added to the telecommunications network, according to figures released yesterday by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).
FG opens North Central region for fibre investors
The Federal Government through the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has opened up the North Central region of the country for fibre investors through the Infrastructure Companies (InfraCo) model.
Offikwu tames Next Generation, moves closer to NCC Tennis League title
Players of Offikwu Team at the weekend continued their quest to clinch this year’s Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) Tennis League title, as they whipped Next Generation in exciting matches played at the Package B of the Abuja National Stadium Tennis Complex. Sylvester Emmanuel drew the first blood for Offikwu when he hit Sanni Musa Babajo…
Attaining 30% broadband penetration in 2018 not realistic, says NCC
The National Communication Commission (NCC) has said that attainment of effective and efficiency Internet connectivity and speedy network service through broadband penetration in Nigeria maybe difficult to achieve before the end of 2018. Executive Vice Chairman of the NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, who spoke yesterday during a stakeholders’ meeting on broadband in Kano, said…