Nigeria’s telecoms sector loses N1.06tr to call masking, others
Sharp practices being perpetrated in Nigeria’s telecommunications sector are costing the industry and the economy over $3 billion (N1.06 trillion) in losses.
Telecoms operators need $450b for 1.5 billion offline users
The United Nations (UN) has estimated that to connect the next 1.5 billion that are yet to come online across the globe, telecoms operators would need over $450 billion.
‘States, agencies not aligning with FG’s national broadband plan’
Activities of majority of states in the country and some agencies are currently in cross-purposes with the move by the Federal Government to enthrone 30 per cent broadband penetration in Nigeria by end of the year.
NCC offers N3b subsidy initiative for InfraCos
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), said it has made available N3 billion subsidy budget to assist Infrastructure Companies (InfraCos) in the deployment of services in the country.
90 million subscribers to benefit from revised GSM lotteries
Ninety million subscribers are to benefit from reviewed lottery services provided by telecommunications operators.
LGAs mapped out for fibre point of access to boost broadband
With licensed infrastructure companies (InfraCos) expected to roll out services before the end of the year, the about 774 Local Government Areas (LGAs) is to be mapped out for Point of Access...
Nigeria mulls new national ICT policy
The Federal Government has disclosed plans to formulate a new national policy on Information Communication Technology (ICT).
Transactions via cheque hit N1.32 trillion in three months
About N1.32 trillion values of transactions were carried through cheque truncation in the first three months of the year.
NCC urges GSM customers to use 622 Toll-Free-Line for complaints
The Nigerian Communication Commissions (NCC) has urged customers of telecommunication operators to lodge their complaints of unsatisfactory services through its 622 Toll-Free-Line.Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of the commission said this at the 95th Edition of Consumers Outreach Programme in Dutse on Friday.