Nigeria’s mobile money scheme crawls at 1% penetration
After about five years of operation in Nigeria, mobile money has only been able to attract just one per cent penetration.
NCC, CBN sign MoU on mobile money, financial inclusion
As part of moves to strengthen mobile money segment of Nigeria’s information and communications technology (ICT) sector, the Nigerian Communications Commission...
Operators record 3.69 per cent quarterly growth
According to statistics from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), MTN, whose growth went down by 5.25 per cent in Q3, resurrected with 5.25 per cent growth in the last quarter of 2017. For Globacom, from 0.16 per cent loss in Q3, it bounced back to growth with 2.19 per cent in Q4.
Telecoms operators to begin new voice termination rate March 1
A new termination rate for telephony services for the voice segment of Nigeria’s telecommunication sector is expected to take effect from March 1.This was disclosed, at the weekend in Lagos, by the Executive Commissioner, Stakeholders Management at the Nigerian Communications Commission....
UK hits 95% broadband penetration as Nigeria struggles at 21%
The United Kingdom Government has disclosed that 95 per cent of premises within the country now have access to superfast broadband.
NCC to develop new pricing structure for broadband, data services
Ahead of the revolution expected to happen when broadband services become more ubiquitous in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to develop a new and proper pricing structure for high speed Internet services in Nigeria.
Genesys Technology grants $30,000 to start-ups in Enugu
Technology has been identified as a powerful tool to redeem and redirect the economy of Nigeria, especially the South East region. This is the view of speakers and panellists at GenesysIGNITE 2017.
NCC doles out N17m to winners of tennis championship
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given out N17 million to winners of its Tennis Cup 2017 competition.The Executive Vice-Chairman, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, said at the grand finale of the tournament in Lagos that the competition....
AFRINIC-27 conference seeks local Internet hosting in Africa
Experts and participants at the African Network Information Centre (AFRINIC) organized conference have called for improved local hosting of Internet traffic.
NCC, NSCDC sign MoU to protect telecom infrastructure
The Nigeria Communication Commission and the .Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Wednesday in Abuja signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to protect critical Telecom infrastructure from vandalism and theft.