GSM Operators Commit $1.5Bn in ‘Fibre-Optic’ Race

Global system for Mobile communications (GSM) operators in Nigeria have begun a $1.5 billion race to ring Nigeria with fibre optics following the collapse of the country

Kind Words for Nipost ICT Centres

Federal Government’s plan to convert the nation’s post offices into Information and Communications Technology (ICT) parks is a welcome development and a well thought

Operators, Vendors, Banks Line Up for Abuja CTO’08

The Commonwealth Telecommunications Organization’s (CTO) Council Meeting and Forum 2008 which holds between 6-10th October 2008, has attracted an array of telecom

Acer Scores One with Impressive Q2 Figures

Acer Computer achieved year-on-year growth of 261.9 % in the Nigerian notebook sector, with the latest research from analyst house, IDC positioning the IT vendor as the

African Parliamentary Staff Learn Science Communication Skills

Representatives of parliaments from 13 countries across Africa will attend a workshop in Kampala, Uganda this week to develop the skills needed to inform

ZOOMmobile Rolls out in Kano

ZOOMmobile has rolled out its national voice, data and other value-added services in the North-Eastern Nigerian city of Kano. HRH Alhaji Ado Bayero, Emir of Kano, while

Zain, MTN, Back GSMA’s Renewable Energy Initiative for Networks

The GSMA has launched the Green Power for Mobile programme with the goal of helping the mobile industry use renewable energy sources, such as solar, wind, or sustainable

Nigcomsat Launches new Clocking Machine

Nigerian Communications Satellite (Nigcomsat) has launched a new electronic attendance monitoring machine. The new machine will serve as a perfect replacement for

NCC Moves to Tackle vandalization of Telecom infrastructure

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has resolved to collaborate with the various security agencies in addressing incessant vandalization and theft of

Altimo Expresses Interest in Nitel

Russia's Altimo has indicated interest in taking a stake in Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (Nitel). Mr Alexey Kousmichoff, Altimo's chief executive officer, last