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19 Jun
Many Nigerians do not yet know that soon their network providers, under the Association of the Licensed Telecommunication Operations of Nigeria (ALTCON) have written the Nigerian
17 Jun
Statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) have revealed that in 2021, subscribers to telecommunication services in the country exchanged 19.8 billion Short Message Service (SMS).
14 May
In a statement issued in Abuja on Saturday, Dr Fabian Benjamin, Head, Public Affairs and Protocol in JAMB advised candidates to send UTMERESULT in one word to 55019 to have their results checked.
MTN Group
4 Mar
In view of the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine, MTN has announced it will be offering free international calls and SMS to all existing prepaid and postpaid customers, effective immediately.
24 Jun 2020
Two players in Nigeria’s information and communications technology (ICT) sector have further donated equipment kits and services to the government in the fight against COVID-19. The two operators are MTN and Interswitch Group.
20 May 2020
Lockdown triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the usage of short message service (SMS) in the country, as subscribers were discovered to have sent over one billion within a month...
18 Feb 2020
Following banks’ implementation of reduced charges as recently directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), analysts and operators have underscored the need for banks to increase lending to growing companies
22 Jan 2020
Titi Omo-Ettu is a foremost telecommunications expert and consultant, who has over four decades of experience. He was at one time President, Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON)
31 Jul 2019
Netcore Solutions has launched a growth marketing platform that is capable of delivering automated communication on different channels. According to the firm, this Artificial Intelligence (AI) solution allows a cross channel communication through email, SMS, voice, Whatsapp, Facebook, Instagram, Browser Push Notifications, Web Message, In-app message, and App Push Notifications.
16 Feb 2018
A Man, Akinsina Ibrahim, who allegedly sent a text message threatening a girl, was yesterday granted a temporary reprieve by an Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court in Osun. Ibrahim, 22, was released on bail at N100,000, with two sureties The Magistrate, Mrs. Olubunmi Ajanaku, said the sureties must live within the court’s jurisdiction with an evidence…
1 Jul 2016
Nigeria CommunicationsWeek received the document on new research from global trade body Mobile Ecosystem Forum (MEF) supported by Mblox which reveals that 76 per cent of consumers have received ...
25 May 2016
Sir: The situation in Nigeria does not call for additional financial pressure on the people. Perhaps no time has been as tough as this for Nigerians.


14 mins ago
Gunmen have attacked a mine in central Nigeria, killing some security personnel and kidnapping four Chinese nationals and other workers, a state security official said on Thursday. Kidnapping for ransom has become a major problem in northwest and central Nigeria, where heavily-armed criminal gangs known as bandits target communities, schools and businesses for abductions. Chinese…
14 mins ago
Kanye West is facing yet another copyright infringement lawsuit for the unauthorised use of a sample on his most recent album, "Donda 2." Billboard reports that, according to a lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court in New York, West's song "Flowers" improperly samples the 1986 club smash "Move Your Body" (also known as "The…
24 mins ago
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Wednesday presented 13 Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) to outstanding teachers selected across the six education districts. The teachers were presented with brand-new vehicles for their passion and deployment of modern techniques to teach students. The recipients were among the finalists nominated for the Year 2021 Teachers’ Merit Award,…
1 hour ago
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Anambra branch, has expressed concern over the rising cases of kidnap, especially of its members in the state. The body, in a statement made available to journalists in Awka on Wednesday, called on Gov. Chukwuma Soludo and security agencies in Anambra to take more proactive measures to stem the ugly…
1 hour ago
As a sign of commitment to promptly honour its debts obligations always, Nigeria has redeemed its 300 million dollars diaspora bond which matured on June 27. This is according to a statement by the Debt Management Office (DMO) on its website on Tuesday. The DMO said that the diaspora bond was issued on June 27,…