Africa's Mobile Phone Market Declines in Q1 2017 - IDC

The overall mobile market in Africa was up 8.4%, primarily due to feature phone shipments. Overall mobile phone shipments for the first quarter of the year in Africa

Samsung Plans Galaxy Note 8 Launch Event for August

Samsung Electronics plans to hold a launch event in New York City for its next Galaxy Note smartphone in the second half of August, a person familiar with the matter

Debt Crisis: Access Bank, Others Take-Over Etisalat

A consortium of Nigerian banks, led by Access Bank Plc and foreign banks, has taken over the management of Etisalat Nigeria, effective June 15. Mr. Ibrahim Dikko, vice

Etisalat Woes Deepens over $1.2Bn Debt

The fate of Etisalat Nigeria, the fourth largest telecommunications network operating in the country, hangs in the balance as the telecom giant battles to pay its

ATCON Backs Call for Telecoms Industry Infrastructure Bank

Mr. Ogungboye Muyiwa, managing director and chief executive officer, eStream Networks has called for the establishment of a Telecommunication Infrastructural (

NCC to License Additional 5 InfraCos in July

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said yesterday it would license the remaining five Infrastructure Companies (InfraCos) awaiting permit by July. Prof. Umar

4 Lifesaving Tips for Texting-Walking

Many of us are guilty of walking and texting with our phone. This should not surprise anyone because we are now in the smartphone age. With its arrival, we are always

Etisalat Reaffirms Commitment to its Bank Loan Negotiations

Etisalat Nigeria is aware of news reports to the effect that Mubadala Development Company, the majority shareholder of the company is exiting the business. Whilst it is

 (L-r): Joshua Ajayi, chief executive officer, Awesome Communications; Sola Akintola, technical partner, Partner Mobile; Ife Akerele-Molokwu, marketing manager, Partner Mobile, and Simon Klepper, chief operating officer, Partner Mobile, at the launch of PS 3  to celebrate Partner Mobile 1st anniversary in Lagos on Friday.

Partner Mobile Unveils PS 3 to Celebrate First Anniversary

Partner Mobile, one of the Nigeria’s fastest growing mobile phone brands has launched PS 3 smartphone to celebrate its one year of bringing innovative mobile devices

NCC Says Internet Users Remain at 90m in April

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said internet users in the Nigeria stood at 90 million in April. The telecommunications industry regulator made the