Adeyipo assumes office as CWG Plc acting CEO
As approved by the management of CWG Plc, Adewale Adeyipo, has assumed office as the acting Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of the company. Until now, Adewale has held several leadership positions, including Business Sector Director (CWG) for the Telecommunication arm in 2010 and Business Director (CWG) for PAN Africa Initiatives in 2014. Adeyipo…
Alarming slow, painful death of CDMAs
To say that the Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) sector is trouble, is stating it mildly; they are disappearing from the Nigerian telecommunication scene.It is only a matter of time before the last one fades into oblivion.It is true that worldwide, telcos face daunting task of staying afloat due to competing demands for new products ..
Operators lose 4m subscribers in one month
Statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) showed that the growth of the four GSM operators contracted collectively by a negative 21.54 per cent.
Shittu says investors coming with $4b for rural telephony
Adebayo Shittu, Nigeria’s head of Delegation to the just concluded World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS FORUM 2017) in Geneva, Switzerland and minister of Communications, has struck a business deal to facilitate over $4 billion telecommunication....
NCC discovers 41 Illegal internet service providers
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has discovered 41 fake and unlicensed service providers operating in the country’s telecommunications landscape.
Telephone subscribers seek better services, tariff cuts
With telephony services hitting 15 years in Nigeria this week, subscribers have called for improved services and further cuts in tariffs.Today, with investment nearing $40 billion, and more operators coming in, there are now over 220 million connected lines...
Stakeholders vote against ICT tax, warn of dangers
Stakeholders in the country’s telecommunications industry have frowned at the proposed communications tax bill before the National Assembly, saying that it is capable of discouraging potential ...
Insurance chief allays retrenchment fears
The Director-General of the Nigeria Insurance Association, Mr Sunday Thomas, on Friday told workers in the insurance sector not to panic over the gale of retrenchments in companies.