Electricity, banking, telecommunication top consumer complaints in 2020- FCCPC
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) says the commission received the highest consumer related complaints
Tackling cases of data depletion as challenges mount
In this report, ADEYEMI ADEPETUN, writes that issues of data depletion remain huge in the telecommunication sector, even as the telecoms regulator begins forensic audit.
Nigeria, Swedish firms partner on digital identity solutions
Indigenous tech consultancy firm, AVRUST Nigeria, and Swedish cyber Security Company, Covr Security AB, have partnered to launch secure digital identity solutions for banks, telecommunication firms, and healthcare providers. Chief Executive Officer, AVRUST Nigeria, Felix Unachukwu, said Nigeria was doing catch-up with the rest of the world when it comes to the digital economy,…
Household Internet access in urban areas twice as high as in rural
Virtually, all urban areas in the world are covered by a mobile broadband network, but worrying gaps in connectivity and Internet access persist in rural areas, according to Measuring Digital Development
Telcos can trade spectrum as NCC lifts suspension on trading guidelines
The Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) has considered lifting the suspended Spectrum Trading Guidelines (STG), 2018, pending the conclusion of ongoing review of the guidelines.
How COVID-19 has affected Nigeria’s film industry
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every sector of the economy. Banking, oil and gas, tourism, telecommunication, education, energy, even the film
Prices of telecoms services fall amid slow penetration
While prices of telecommunication services continue to decline, but they are to translate into rapidly increasing Internet penetration rates.
ITU, WHO to work with telcos on COVID-19 information sharing
The World Health Organization (WHO), the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), with support from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), are set to work with telecommunication companies to text people directly on their mobile phones with vital health messaging to help protect them from COVID-19.
ITU tasks Nigeria, others on inclusive ICT growth
United Nations arm in charge of global telecommunication development, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has charged member countries on inclusive information and communications technology (ICT) growth.
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 ..