Saturday, 1st October 2022
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27 Jul
The new International Termination Rate (ITR), which took effect at the beginning of this year, is currently unsettling the sector as there are complaints by some Mobile Network Operators (MNOs).
6 Jul
Going by the new guidelines on technical specifications for the deployment of infrastructure in the communications sector in Nigeria, telecommunications operators risk N250, 000...
23 May
Indications emerged yesterday that a new tax regime has been slammed on telephone users in the country. The tax, which is being championed by the Federal Government, is to fund free healthcare for the Vulnerable Group in Nigeria.
11 Apr
Crowds have continued to besiege service outlets belonging to telecoms operators and designated National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) centres to register for the National Identification Number
31 Mar
Kogi State Internal Revenue Service (KGIRS) has denied imposing illegal tax on Globacom and Airtel, two telecom giants operating in the state.
12 Dec 2021
9Mobile, one of the nation’s leading telecommunication services providers, says it has a mandate to register no fewer than 10 million people in rural areas
4 Nov 2021
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has stressed the importance of service commitment from telecommunications operators in the country.
29 Mar 2021
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.
10 Mar 2021
The partnership of the telecommunications sector, financial technology companies (Fintechs) and banks, if well leveraged, can drive Nigeria’s cashless economy programme.
17 Feb 2021
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
4 Feb 2021
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…


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A 5.9-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Sumatra island early Saturday, according to the US Geological Survey, killing at least one person and injuring dozens as locals rushed out of buildings seeking safety.
19 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has assured citizens that their resilience and patience will not end in vain as his administration continues to reposition and strengthen the security agencies to tackle the nation’s security challenges.
21 mins ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) said political parties in Nigeria are not allowed to receive campaign and electioneering donations from abroad. "Section 225 of the Nigerian constitution makes it clear that no registered political party in Nigeria shall possess any funds outside the country," INEC national commissioner Festus Okoye said during Channels Television’s Politics…
1 hour ago
The International Executive Committee of the All Africa Music Award (AFRIMA), in conjunction with the African Union Commission (AUC), on Tuesday, appointed Mr Makhtar Diop as the country director
2 hours ago
Fellow Nigerians, I address you today, with a deep sense of gratitude to God and a high level of appreciation to all Nigerians whose tremendous goodwill gave me the opportunity to provide leadership...