If the court order demanding two months extension of NIN-SIM registration stays, it would have been five months of no SIM registration and activation in the country.
The partnership of the telecommunications sector, financial technology companies (Fintechs) and banks, if well leveraged, can drive Nigeria’s cashless economy programme.
Crude oil provides more than 70 per cent of the revenue of Nigeria’s government at all levels and more than 90 percent of its foreign exchange. At a time when oil prices appear to be stabilising due
Federal Government’s directive to stop registration and activation of new Subscribers Identification Module (SIM) cards in the country might have resulted in the loss of about 3.3 million subscribers to telecom operators in December 2020.
11 Nov 2020
Telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, has commenced the refurbishing and equipping of a 4-story infectious disease center and admission facility for the use of Specialist Units in the Department of Medicine at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba. Airtel Nigeria had announced in July that as part of activities marking a decade of…
2 Oct 2020
The Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) has considered lifting the suspended Spectrum Trading Guidelines (STG), 2018, pending the conclusion of ongoing review of the guidelines.
21 Sep 2020
Financial inclusion, particularly at the grassroots, has been described as a veritable tool for bringing people out of poverty. It will ensure that factors that make them vulnerable
21 Jul 2020
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has promised to ensure improvement in the Quality of Service (QoS), and Quality of Experience (QoE), for the nation’s 190 million telecommunication subscribers.
15 Jul 2020
The NDPR is being championed in Nigeria by the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA).The President of ATCON, Olusola Teniola, who made the call at a virtual meeting on, NDPR 2019: Benefits and Compliance Process, hosted by the body and NetHost Nigeria Limited
6 Jul 2020
Telecoms operators recorded 2.47 per cent growth in quarter one (Q1) 2020, but the rate fell by 0.62 per cent compared to what was recorded in Q4 of 2019. Statistics obtained by The Guardian from the Nigerian Communications Commission ...
5 Jun 2020
In recognition of the huge role, the telecommunication sector is playing especially during this coronavirus pandemic, players and other stakeholders in the industry
2 Jun 2020
A global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research, has said telecommunication companies (telcos) have a critical role to play in managing Nigeria’s transition