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NCC makes U-Turn, seals deal with CBN to allow MNOs’ mobile money SPV


Finally, the most workable policy for mobile money which the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), had rejected many years ago, has now been adopted. Otherwise, the Commission, after years of failure-driven ...

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MTN Nigeria again, shifts listing for another 6 months

MTN boss, Rob Shuter

Following the failure to hit the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on or before September this year as earlier touted, the telecoms giant has come out to say it is focused ...

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Digital Dividend and Consolidations: Elixirs for the Indisposed Communications

Ntel osondu

By Osondu C. Nwokoro   There have been some momentous events in the telecommunications industry very lately. The visit of Google CEO, Sundar Pichai (following on the heels of earlier ...

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17,000 ATMs inadequate to drive ease of banking—Adeoti


The managing director of Inlaks Group, Femi Adeoti has decried the poor number of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) across the country, saying the number is not encouraging the national drive ...

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Whereabouts of past winners’ worry experts @ USPF 2017 Changemaker Challenge


Whereas the Universal Service Provision Fund (USPF), an arm of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), recently in Lagos began the 2017 edition of Changemaker Challenge to select best technology innovators, ...

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Radio Continental, 22 others fined by NBC for broadcast breaches

NBC Radio Frequency

In line with its official regulation in monitoring compliance to broadcast codes, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), has released the list of broadcasting stations that have been sanctioned for various ...

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NCC mulls another round of heavy fines on MNOs over SIM breaches

NCC Shittu

More reasons why the telecoms regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to wield the big stick on defiant Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) over continued service access of unregistered ...

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Former MTN Nigeria CFO, Bing joins Terragon Group’s board

Terragon Group Andrew-Bing-Board-Member

The Board of Directors of Terragon Group has announced the appointment of Mr. Andrew Bing, former Chief Financial Officer of MTN Nigeria, as an independent non-executive director (NED) at the ...

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Burutai indicts NCC, decries rising use of unregistered SIM cards

Army Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Burutai, on Monday in Abuja took a swipe on the regulatory intelligence of the telecoms industry by indicting the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), ...

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One year after $300m credit, Innoson yet to begin manufacture of STBs

innoson group

Between the middle and end of October last year, leading indigenous auto manufacturing group, Innoson Vehicle manufacturing (IVM) announced it has join the league of Set-Top-Box (STBs) providers for the ...

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