Satellite regulator moves to deepen Internet connectivity
To expand satellite coverage and ensure affordability, the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT) has taken a new approach to the delivery of satellite connectivity solutions, via Virtual Internet Service Providers (VISPs).
Pantami sets targets for commissions, agencies
Minister of Communications, Dr. Isa Pantami, has directed chief executive officers (CEOs) of commissions and agencies under his ministry to improve on their performance
Insecurity: NSE urges FG to deploy space assets
The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has called on the Federal Government to deploy space assets to address the nation’s security challenges. Mr Adekunle Mokuolu, President of NSE made the call on Monday in Abuja, during the First Distinguished Lecture organised by Giri branch of the society.
BPE set to sell 10 NIPPs, NIGCOMSAT
The remaining 10 Nigerian National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) are to be privatised this year by the Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) as part of efforts...
Galaxy Backbone reaffirms local partnership for space segment, satellite services
Galaxy has been and continues to obtain the satellite capacity required from its sister agency, NIGCOMSAT. This has given federal government the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of economies of scale and encourage local partnerships.
Nigeria seeks AfDB’s intervention on ICT infrastructure for Industry 4.0
The Federal Government has asked the African Development Bank (AfDB) to intervene in building the trans-Saharan optic fiber...
TStv, NigComSat team up to battle DStv, others
TSTV, the wholly owned Nigerian Pay TV operator which failed to impress at launch has reportedly teamed up with Nigerian Communication Satellite (NigComSat) for a relaunch.
NigComSat, Sawtel, PSIN partner to develop public sector
Public Service Institute of Nigeria (PSIN), Nigeria Communication Satellite (NigComSat) Limited and Sawtel Technologies Limited have signed a tripartite agreement for the implementation...
Liberia collaborate with NigComSat on Its services
Mr. Dominic Kwenme, Liberian Assistant Minister of Planning in the Ministry of Education, says Nigeria is driving Africa into the technological realm with the ownership of Nigerian Communications Satellite, NigComSat.