Umar Garba Danbatta
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...
Pantami woos Swedish government on broadband infrastructure
The Swedish Government has been called upon to invest in Nigeria’s burgeoning telecommunications sector, especially in the broadband sub-sector of the industry.
NCC inaugurates multi-sectorial committee on e-Fraud
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has inaugurated a multi-sectorial Committee on e-Fraud, to help in combating financial fraud through telecommunications.
Communications commission woos 5G investors to Nigeria, others
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has told global investors to invest in 5G development in Nigeria, cum Africa.
‘Data residency, investments crucial to solving OTT, telcos war’
As a win-win approach to the lingering issue between telecoms operators and the Over the Top (OTTs) players, stakeholders have renewed calls for data residency...
NCC League gets six new investors as top stars collect N.3m sign-on fees
The NCC Tennis League has attracted six new teams’ sponsors for the 2019 edition, just as the top 10 players, men and women, are guaranteed N300, 000 each as sign-on fees from promoters. Speaking at the just concluded CBN Championship in Abuja, the director of the International Tennis Academy (ITA), organisers of the event, Godwin…
‘MTN still owes N55 billion for SIM infraction, must complete payment May 31’
Following a negotiated reduction of the N1.04 trillion fine on MTN Nigeria to N330 billion and in line with the staggered payment arrangement, MTN has, so far, paid N275 billion to the Federal Government.
NCC to establish Internet code of practice for ISPs
As part of efforts aimed at ensuring security of the cyber space and protecting telecoms consumers from activities of criminals, the Nigerian Communications Commission...