Samsung Acquires Business for ‘Richer’ Messaging, Chat Solution

Samsung Electronics recently announced its acquisition of NewNet Communication Technologies (Canada), Inc. (“NewNet Canada”), a company operating Rich Communications

My Advice to Ntel

Recently, one of my guests on Tech Trends on Channels TV said and I quote, "doing business in Africa is harder, but doing business in Nigeria is hardest". She stressed "

Telcos Record 35,655 Porting Activities in October- NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Tuesday said that a total of 35,655 mobile number porting activities were recorded in the month of October. This is

Smile Dangles 200 Minutes on Customers to Call All Networks

Customers on the Smile network are in for a thrill this yuletide as the pioneer 4G LTE telecommunications service provider in West Africa has announced the commencement

FG Says Indians are Buying Over MTN Nigeria

Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, mnister of Science and Technology, has expressed sadness over the state of the economy noting that Indians are gradually buying over MTN Nigeria.

ISPs Slash Data Tariff amid Clamour for Hike by Telcos

Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have started slashing tariff for their offerings while telcos are increasingly clamouring for hikes. Investigations revealed that

 (L-r): Deborah Steve-Kolawole, area sales manager, Lagos Island; Chukwuemeka Adigwe, regional marketing manager, Lagos region; Kemi Shiwoku, Red Hot Promo winner; Oladokun Oye, regional operations director, Lagos Region, and Alex Ute, Zonal Business Manager, Lagos Coastline Zone, AirtelNigeria, during a prize presentation at Lagos Island on Wednesday.

Airtel Redeems N1m Prize to First ‘Airtelonaire’, Other Winners

In its tradition to consistently excite Nigerians at the end of the year, leading telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria, launched season four of its

Telecoms: Over 200,000 New Subscribers, Numbers Hit 153.5m in October

Active telecommunications services customers increased by 214,572 in October, as against the figure in September which stood at 153,299,535. Thus, the active users of

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Amina Oyagbola MTN ‘Y’ello Lady’ Bows Out

After 12 years, Amina Oyagbola, head of Human Resources and Corporate Services of MTN Nigeria, has relinquished her position. Often hailed as the Y’ello Lady for her

Vodacom Expands Data Roaming Footprint

Telecoms operator Vodacom has broadened its international prepaid data roaming footprint from 10 to 64 countries. In a statement, Vodacom says its international prepaid