MTN Nigeria Sacks 280 Workers

In one fell swoop, South African telecoms firm, MTN, on Friday sacked 280 of its employees in Nigeria, in a major job cut that affected about 15% of the company’s entire

Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).

Danbatta, NCC Boss @ BoICT 2017 Pushes for ICT Dividends

Prof. Umar Danbatta, executive vice chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said the Nigeria has yet to acquire the full dividends of the

 (L-r): Ezekiel Egboye, coordinator, Equipment Dealers; Olusola Teniola, president and Anthony Nwosu, first vice president, ATCON, during the Association’s AGM meeting held in Lagos at the weekend.

ATCON Seeks Immediate Removal of IT/Telecoms Equipments from 41 Restricted Items

The Association of Telecommunication Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) over the weekend called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to review the foreign exchange restriction

Operators Identify Ways to Fast-track Broadband Penetration

Telecommunications operators in the country have identified areas government through the sector’s regulator Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) need to focus on to

Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).

NCC Mulls Sanctions against Illegal Spectrum Users

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has ordered telecoms companies illegally using certain spectrum, issuing them with a 14-day ultimatum to quit such spectrum or

BEEC Felicitates with NCC, Danbatta over BPSR Rating

Business Education Examinations Council (BEEC) has congratulated the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on the recent platinum rating the regulatory body received

7 Simple Tips to Become a Smartphone Typing Guru

When you see some persons typing with their smartphone, they are very slow. Their slowness can be compared with that of a snail. Meanwhile, there are others, you see

IHS Launches Vendor Upskill Pilot Programme in Nigeria

IHS Holding Limited (“IHS”), the largest mobile telecommunications infrastructure provider in Africa, Europe and the Middle East, announces the launch of a bespoke

GSMA Puts Spotlight on Mobile for Girls in ICT Day

The GSMA today celebrated the annual ITU Girls in ICT Day with students from The Bridge Academy in Hackney, highlighting the exciting learning and career opportunities

Work Begins on Cable System Connecting Africa with Americas

A marine survey has been completed for the South Atlantic Cable System (SACS), meaning work can begin on the system that will connect the west coast of Africa with the