Telecom

Airtel Ignites Unlimited Internet Access with New Broadband Service

Airtel Nigeria, has unveiled its Home Broadband Service in line with its commitment to deepen Internet connectivity and empower telecoms consumers to share data with a

Active Telephone Lines Down by 2.3m in June

Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, says the number of active lines have decreased from about 144.9 million in May to 142.6 million in June. This is made this known

  (L-r): ‘Peter Zhou, marketing director; Bruno Li, country manager, Olamide Amosu communications manager and Israel Ajiboye, sales manager, all of Infinix Mobility at the launch event in Lagos.

Infinix Claims 15% Nigeria's Smartphone Market Share, Brandishes Note4, Pro

Infinix Mobility has garnered 15% of smartphone market share in Nigeria, says Bruno Li, regional manager, Infinix Africa, adding that the brand has become the third most

9mobile Asks Citi, Standard Bank to Shop for Investors

9mobile, the mobile operator formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria, has appointed Citigroup and Standard Bank to find an investor to buy into the firm and three companies

 (L-r): Sola Oyetayo, vice president and chairman, Trade Promotion Board (LCCI); Dr (Mrs) Nike Akande, president of LCCI and Barrister Adebayo Shittu, minister of Communications, during the opening of ICTEL 2017.

Shittu at ICTEL, Says 'Digital Single Market' Initiative On Course

Federal government through the Ministry of Communications is set to unveil Digital Single Market in Nigeria in collaboration with the European Union Commission. Adebayo

 (L-r): Joseph Umunakwe, general manager, West, East and Central Africa; Justin Maier, vice president, Sub-Saharan Africa; Patrick Henchie, head of Product & Operations, Sub-Saharan Africa and Kola Osinowo, senior business manager, West Africa, all of HMD Global during the launch of Nokia 3, 5 & 6 in Lagos on Tuesday.

Nokia Says Its Range of Smartphones Address Consumers' Pain Points

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced that its first Nokia smartphone range – comprising of the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 –all three are available  for

NCC Summons Telcos over Call Masking, Other Frauds

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has summoned all telecommunications firms in the country over rising complaints of masking and refilling. Call masking is

 Olusola Teniola, President of the Association of Telecom Companies of Nigeria, ATCON,

Government Intervention Required to Attract Investments in Telecom- Teniola

The Nigerian Telecommunications industry was once referred to as one of the fastest growing in the world. The situation is, however, a lot different today as many

Airtel Says Customers to Enjoy ‘Eight Times’ Bonus on SmartConnect 4.0

To further reward customers on its network, Airtel Nigeria, leading telecommunications services provider, has announced additional benefits on its SmartConnect package,

Pre-Registered SIM Cards Criminal, Threat to National Security – IGP

Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, Inspector General of Police, has described the sale and use of pre-registered SIM card as a severe threat to security sector and governance. He

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