NCC tweaks guidelines for national roaming, active infrastructure sharing
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), is in the process of finalising the operational guidelines on national roaming (NR); infrastructure sharing guidelines, and business rules on active infrastructure sharing (AIS).
Parties agree to extend timeline on 9Mobile acquisition
Parties to the acquisition of 9Mobile network have agreed to extend the timeline for its purchase.
Minister, NCC worry over Abuja’s poor ICT infrastructure
The poor state of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) infrastructure in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, has become a source of worry to government personnel.
‘Computer Village adds N1.5b to Nigeria’s economy daily’
Nigeria’s Computer Village, adjudged the largest Information and Communications Technology (ICT) accessory market in Africa, contributes about N1.5 billion to the country’s economy daily.
Telecoms sector adds 1.3% to GDP in two years
Telecommunications sector contributed 1.3 per cent to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) between 2015 and now.According to the Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umaru Danbatta, the sector continues to contribute incrementally to the GDP ....
Violation of corporate governance by telcos to attract sanctions
The NCC said it discovered significant deviations from the key principles contained in the Code, therefore, there was urgent need for all operators to fully align with these principles in order to ensure that the industry moved on the same trajectory.
9mobile seeks review of pricing, spectrum management, others
Telecommunications service provider, 9Mobile, has appealed to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to review the industry’s spectrum assignment, data floor price and interconnect rates.
Nigeria saves N2b yearly from local routing of Internet traffic
The utilisation of Nigeria’s Internet Exchange Point (IXP) by telecommunications operators is saving the country N2 billion yearly.
Operators want telco-led mobile money initiative in Nigeria
According to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Airtel Nigeria, Segun Ogunsanya, mobile money services have refused to pick up considerably well in Nigeria because the telecommunications operators have not been allowed to champion it.