‘80% of Nigeria’s telecoms infrastructure run on wireless technology’
Umar Danbatta admitted that the sector is still grossly underserved with infrastructure going by number of communities that still lacked access to basic telephone services.
Investment in telecoms sector hits $70 billion
Despite the economic lull in the last 18 months, investments profile in the country’s telecommunications sector is on the upward swing, as it hit $70 billion (N21.4 trillion) in August.
Nigeria renews search for broadband investors at global summit
Nigeria, whose delegation is led by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, through the ‘Nigeria Day’, an investment session which comes up tomorrow at the Nigerian Pavilion, will unveil the benefit of investing in the country to...
NCC says will ensure vibrant telecoms sector
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has taken steps to ensure that the telecommunications sector remains vibrant.
Telecoms sector contributes N1.5trn to Nigeria’s GDP, says NCC
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the telecommunications sector contributed N1.54 trillion to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the second quarter of 2017.
NCC, CAPDAN move against sale of substandard devices
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will partner with the Computer and Allied Products Dealers Association of Nigeria (CAPDAN), to stem the growing tide of substandard device market in the country.
Georgian ex-PM canvasses tax revenue increase in Nigeria
The former Prime Minister, who noted that Nigeria’s tax to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) income rate of one to six per cent was significantly low, said the Nigerian economy could be reformed in three ways, namely: Public Private Partnerships ....
NCC seeks corporate governance to protect $68bn telecoms investment
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has mandated all Mobile Network Operators (MNO) and Internet Service Providers (ISP) to fully integrate the industry’s Code of Corporate Governance...
Danbatta advocates review of academic curriculum to include ICT contents
The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Prof Umar Danbatta has called for a review of the academic curriculum of most courses to include Information and Communication ( ICT )contents in tune with the realities of the digital age.