Telecoms operators want 30% of CBN N15tr infrastructure funding
Telecommunications operators have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), to channel 30 per cent of the N15 trillion consortium it announced recently to boost infrastructure development in Nigeria, especially telecoms.
Banks owe telecoms operators N17 billion in USSD charges
Finacial institutions are owing telecommunications operators N17 billion in Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) charges. Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)
Telecoms contributions to GDP hit 10.88% in Q1
Statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has shown that in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020, the telecoms sector contributed 10.88 per cent to the country’s Gross Domestic Products...
Telecoms: New roadmap to bridging sector’s gaps
Despite the achievements recorded by the telecommunications sector so far, more work lies ahead. While some of the improvements include about $80 billion investment
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.
Igbo telecoms traders decry alleged market demolition in Bayelsa
Traders at the trendy Global System for Mobile (GSM) Communication Village at Tombia Roundabout in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital, have lamented the demolition of their stalls
Telecoms sees 20% data, voice revenue rise on impact of COVID-19
Telecommunications sector in Nigeria and other sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), are said to have seen some 20 per cent increase in both data and voice revenues in the last two months.
Subscribers lament slow speed as lockdown raises data use
The COVID-19 lockdown is making telecoms operators laugh all the way to the bank as consumers including religious organisations increase their use of services.
Operator boosts virtual channels to keep subscribers connected during lockdown
Telecoms operator, 9mobile, has reinvigorated its online and virtual channels to ensure customers have round the clock access to airtime and data.This move is one of the initiatives designed to help customers cope with the disruptions occasioned by the Coronavirus...