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4 Apr 2018
Telecoms operators are seeking a downward review or scrapping of some government taxes and levies slammed on their operations. Currently, the operators, under the aegis of the Association of Licensed Telecoms Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), said they pay 38 different taxes and levies of government and its agencies. ALTON Chairman, Gbenga Adebayo, said the challenges…
26 Jan 2018
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) may suspend the operational licenses of six companies implicated for their alleged involvement in call masking- a technique used to allow SMS to be sent or calls to be made to people without revealing the identity of the sender or caller. The six companies had been issued queries by the commission…
15 Dec 2017
There are indications that telecommunications operators and traditional internet service providers (ISPs) in the country are frustrating adoption of Internet Protocol version six (IPv6) by other networks, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has learnt. IPv6 is touted as the latest level of the Internet Protocol (IP) and is now included as part of IP support in many products…
10 Nov 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has clearly defined policies that disallow mobile network operators, often referred to as Telcos, from the direct provision of financial services.
16 Dec 2016
But telecommunications operators at the Senate Committee on Communications hearing supported a hike in data service as earlier proposed by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).
5 Dec 2016
The now suspended Nigerian Communications Commission’s (NCC) directive to telecommunications companies (Telcos) to have a floor price for their services was premised on the goal of protecting....
23 Sep 2016
National Inland Waterway Authority, a federal government agency in-charge of water transport is demanding N1billion from telecommunications operators as ‘right of way’ for their fibre optic cable that pass through government bridges.
5 Aug 2016
Prof. Umar Danbatta, executive vice chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has lamented that multiple taxation and regulation, constraints in securing approval for right of way (RoW) and others were taking tolls ...


31 mins ago
The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Campaign Council says Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will not relocate the federal capital from Abuja to Lagos if elected in the 2023 presidential poll.
44 mins ago
The Association of Ebonyi Indigenes Socio-Cultural In the Diaspora (AEISCID) has warned against any form of harm to the Catholic Bishop of Abakaliki diocese, Most Rev Peter Chukwu Nworie on calls on the electorates to ensure peaceful conduct of the 2023 poll in Ebonyi state.
55 mins ago
Ahead of the 2023 General Elections, the African Democratic Congress (ADC) has appointed Mrs Mabel Oboh as the party’s representative in the Funso Doherty Campaign Council, for the Lagos State governorship election.
1 hour ago
Technology giant, Google today held graduation events in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa to celebrate 5000 business owners who have completed its Hustle Academy training programme.
1 hour ago
Nasser Al-Khelaifi, the president of Qatari-owned Paris Saint-Germain, asserted in an interview published Tuesday the club may be looking for a new home after being made to feel unwelcome at the Parc des Princes.