Stakeholders seek rejig of policies to stimulate telecom investment
Prof Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) officially commenced his second term in office this month with great vigor to succeed...
5G networks not slowing down, says GlobalData
Despite COVID-19 resulting in revenue pressures from slowing sales and consumer demand for new products, many major carriers say they still have the cash flow to move ahead with 5G deployments
How telecom sector battles service downtime
The telecommunication industry in Nigeria has developed to be very competitive, as different telecom companies jostle for the attention of subscribers. However, one of the key challenges confronting these companies is how they manage their service quality, which means a great deal to customer satisfaction.
NSCDC arrests two over vandalisation of telecom mast in Bayelsa
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bayelsa Command, yesterday, confirmed the arrest of two people during an attempted vandalisation of a telecommunications
Subscribers losing money to telecom-related financial crimes, says NCC
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said that malevolent use of modem technologies is taking its toll on the Nigerian telecoms industry, as some subscribers...
Telecom to drive Nigeria’s economic growth come 2020, says Durojaiye
The Chairman, Board of Commissioners, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Olabiyi Durojaiye, has expressed the determination to ensure increased contribution of the telecommunications sector to the growth of the nation’s economy come 2020.
FG seeks bigger roles for telcos in economic growth
President Muhammadu Buhari says the telecommunications sector contributed 10 per cent to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2019.
NIDF delivers over 55% total returns to investors
The Chapel Hill Denham Nigeria Infrastructure Debt Fund (NIDF) has marked its second anniversary, delivering over 55 per cent of returns to unitholders during the period.
NCC tasks consumers on protection of telecom infrastructure
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has called for a collaborative efforts towards protecting telecom infrastructure across the country.Mrs Amina Shehu, NCC Director Zonal Operations made this call in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
Telecom stakeholders decry over dependence on mobile data
The ease in the deployment of mobile communications as well as the challenges in the building telecommunications infrastructure required for fixed service have forced the country to depend largely on mobile data service. This is coming as the country seats at 134th position on global fixed broadband speed with 10.90 Mbps download. According to Muhammed…