(L-r): Michael Hardt, Telecoms Strategy United Kingdom; Miss Funlola Akiode, director licensing and authorization; Miss Josephine Amuwa, director policy competition and economic analysis; Dr. Fidelis Onah, director technical standard and network integrity at the NCC, during stakeholders consultation forum, recently.

NCC to Tighten Noose on Call Refiling, Masking & Sim-Box Fraud

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 (L-r): Adebisi Idowu, vice president marketing, Etisalat Nigeria; Chidi Duru, chairman, Grandtowers Limited, and Ken Ogujiofor, vice president channel sales, Etisalat Nigeria, at the 2017 Etisalat Channel Partner Conference, held in Lagos, recently.

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Etisalat Nigeria showed its commitment to promoting mutually rewarding business relationships, celebrated its partners at its annual Channel Partners Conference and

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Almost half of mobile phone users worldwide still only use their devices to make voice calls and send SMS, according to new consumer research by GSMA Intelligence. The

MWC 2017: Huawei to Unleash Solutions for Telecos in 'Video is King’ Era

Huawei held a pre-MWC 2017 briefing in London on Thursday, during which Huawei Carrier BG President Zou Zhilei noted that a Better Connected World is fast approaching.

NCC to Review Telecom Voice Tariff

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has commenced a review of the Mobile Voice termination rate in the telecom sector. Speaking at the stakeholders’ forum on

NCC Arrest Illegal SIM Registration Agents in Abuja

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday raided the shops and kiosks of agents of telecommunications companies engaged in indiscriminate registration of

Gartner Says Global Sales of Smartphones Grew 7% in 4Q of 2016

Global sales of smartphones to end users totaled 432 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016, a 7 percent increase over the fourth quarter of 2015, according to

IBM & Ericsson Make Huge Call Towards 5G Communications Networks

IBM and Ericsson on Monday announced a research breakthrough that could accelerate the launch of 5G communications networks and support new mobile enterprise and user

Nokia Lays Key 5G Foundation With World's First 5GTF Connection

The world's first connection based on the 5GTF 'pre-standard' has been successfully carried out, marking a further milestone in Nokia's momentum to make 5G a commercial

BlackBerry Introduces Cloud-Based Communication Platform for Developers

BlackBerry Limited has entered the Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) market with the introduction of its BBM Enterprise SDK (software development kit) that