Nigeria internet subscriber rose to 94.8 million in November – NCC

The number of internet users increased marginally to 94 .8 million in November, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said. The NCC made this...

NCC considers ‘rolling over’ unused data to 14 days

Following complaints, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to extend the grace period of unused data roll over to 14 days. But the National Association...

Bharti Airtel says purchase of Tanzania unit stake had government approval

Indian telecoms carrier Bharti Airtel said on Thursday that there were no irregularities in deals that made it the majority shareholder in a Tanzanian...
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NCC unites with CBN on how to curb fraud in banking,...

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, is collaborating with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on how to curb mobile banking fraud in both banking...

Expert brief NASS on data protection bill, uses and purposes

African Academic Network on Internet Policy have requested that the National Assembly inserts the following in a data protection framework or bill; use of...

There is need for ISPs to consider ‘rolling over’ customer’s unused...

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has said that it is worried over the inability of internet users to utilize their leftover data after expiration...

Glo, Airtel, three others bid to take over 9mobile

Five firms are bidding to acquire troubled telecom firm 9Mobile, formerly Etisalat, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said yesterday. It was learnt that the five...

Bharti Airtel interested in acquiring 9mobile: Goldman

Bharti Airtel Limited is interested in acquiring Nigeria’s 9mobile, according to Goldman Sachs. If the Sunil Mittal-led telecom firm buys 9mobile, it will become the...

LASG partners 9mobile to teach 1m Nigerians to code by 2019

Telecom company, 9mobile, in partnership with the Lagos State Government, plans to teach at least one million Lagos residents how to code by 2019. In...

Barclays Bank remains financial advisor to 9mobile – Management

The management of 9mobile has stated that Barclays Bank has not withdrawn as financial advisor of the 9mobile investment process. According to a statement released...

Airtel adjudged best company in stakeholder engagement

Airtel Nigeria has been awarded the Best Company in Stakeholder Engagement at the 2017 edition of the Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards. The recognition, according...

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...

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