N127 billion lost annually to Internet fraud – NCC

Nigeria is losing over N127bn yearly to cases of Internet frauds across all sectors of the economy, the Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu,...

Global mobile user to increase 14 times by 2022, says Ericsson

Ericsson has disclosed that global mobile subscriptions would hit 1.03 billion by 2022 and 14 times increment in smartphone usage, with an estimated manufacturing...

MTN pays N30 billion part of its fine

South African telecoms giant MTN has paid nearly $100m of a $1.7 bn fine for failing to disconnect unregistered SIM cards in Nigeria, officials...

ICT In Nigeria: E-Insurance conference to hold in Lagos

Key stakeholders in the insurance and the Information Communication Technology industries would converge in Lagos on March 23, this year to discuss how to...

Telecoms user now 154.1 million, with decrease in MTN’s – NCC

Active telecommunication service users in Nigeria decreased from 155.1 million in January to 154. 1 million in February, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) made this...

Text “STOP” to “2442” to stop provocative SMS – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has advised subscribers to stop unsolicited and most often, provocative text messages by sending "STOP" to "2442". It said this...

LASU partners CSE, India on Data Development in Nigeria

Bothered by the seemingly dearth of data and inappropriate data management which has hitherto bedeviled developmental planning in Nigeria and Africa, Indian-based think tank,...

Telecoms facilities to be declared as critical infrastructure

The Federal Government is to declare telecommunications facilities across the country as critical national infrastructure. The Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, disclosed this at...

NCC writes CBN over forex for telecoms

Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) said it had written to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to make foreign exchange available to the telecoms operating...

MTN needs to list on Nigerian bourse – Minister

The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has urged MTN Nigeria to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, describing it as important for...

Google, Telecoms to intensify ‘insurance’ in Nigeria with ICT

Global tech giant Google Inc. and other telecom company such MTN, Airtel and MainOne, are set to lay out strategies to deepen insurance penetration in...

MTN to pay dividends despite Nigerian loss

Africa’s biggest mobile phone operator MTN Group swung to its first annual loss in two decades on Thursday, hit by a regulatory fine in...

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