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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

NCC wins big, gets best website award

  The Nigerian Communications Commission received a Web-Jurist Award for best performing website in the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA) Category 2017. The Web Jurist Assessment,...

Communications ministry to partner computer manufacturers on system repairs

The Ministry of Communications in collaboration with Certified Computer Manufacturers of Nigeria (CCMON) is proposing to establish System Repairs and Service Centre to repair...

Samsung aims to double Africa’s share of its revenues in five years

South Korea’s Samsung Electronics plans to double the annual revenue contribution from its African markets to 20 percent of the firm’s global total in...

GLO DENIES ACQUIRING 9MOBILE

Telecoms giant Globacom has distanced itself from reports which insinuated that it was the preferred bidder to acquire the telecommunications company, 9Mobile. A press...

ICT skill key to youth empowerment–Entrepreneur

Miss Florence Bala, an Information Technology Communication (ICT) entrepreneur says knowledge of information technology tools is key to sustainable development. Bala, who is the Chief...

Nigeria Ends 2017 With 101,695 Domain Names

The Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA) said on Friday that 101,695 domain names existed in the country’s domain registry as at 2017, up from...

NCC reacts to sale of 9Mobile to ‘anointed bidder’

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Thursday dismissed reports alleging that a preferred bidder has been anointed for the acquisition of telecom giants, 9Mobile. T​his...

Samsung Electronics dragged to court over deceptive marketing

Two French rights groups said on Thursday they had filed a complaint against South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd over alleged deceptive...

Apple faces lawsuits after saying it slows down aging iPhones

Apple Inc defrauded iPhone users by slowing devices without warning to compensate for poor battery performance, according to eight lawsuits filed in various federal courts...

Samsung Galaxy S9 leak is disappointing

Images of Samsung Galaxy S9, the first major handset expected to be launched in 2018 has been leaked. The leaked images show that the South...

How MTN, GLO networks frustrate Abuja subscribers

Subscribers of some mobile networks in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have decried their inability to make calls or browse the internet in the...

MainOne and Tizeti partner with Facebook to improve internet connectivity in Lagos

Internet services will be more accessible across Lagos Mainland including Ajao Estate, Surulere, Ikeja, Omole, Magodo, Gbagada, Oworonshoki, Bariga, Anthony Village, Ogudu, Ojota, Ketu...

Angola Plans to Open Up Telecoms Industry to Foreign Bidders

Angola plans to sell a minority stake in a state-owned telecommunications provider and hold an auction for a fourth industry operator as new President...

ntel, 9mobile get NCC’s approval to commence national roaming test

Ntel, Nigeria’s most advanced 4G/LTE broadband operator has announced a national roaming field trial with 9mobile. The operators have received regulatory approval from the Nigerian...

9mobile aplauded for commitment to talent development

9Mobile Nigeria’s leading customer-friendly telecommunications company, 9mobile, has been commended for its consistent support for talent development, especially the growth of the arts and literary...

Reps To Probe Collapse Of Etisalat

The House of Representatives has mandated its Committee on Telecommunications to investigate and ascertain the circumstances which led to the collapse of Etisalat Network...

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...

Nigerians to get 14-day grace to roll over unused data – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, is set to issue a directive to telecommunications operators to give 14 days window to subscribers to enable them...

Airtel, Tigo launch new name, logo today

Merged telecom companies Tigo and Airtel will launch their new name and logo today, Monday, 13 November. The National Communications Authority approved the merger between...

MTN seeks to triple its clients within three years in challenge to rival

MTN Group is seeking to challenge rival Vodacom Group as Africa’s biggest digital bank by tripling its customer numbers within three years. Already the continent’s biggest...