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Major telecoms plan recruitments to boost workforce in rural underserved this year

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There are indications that Major Network Operators (MNOs) are at the verge of boosting their workforce ahead of expected rise in network expansion to drive broadband penetration and 4G consolidation ...

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Accelerate the removal of barriers in broadband penetration first, ATCON tells FG

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The president of the Association of Telecommunication Companies of Nigeria (ATCON), Olusola Teniola, has called for early engagement of relevant stakeholders including states’ governors so as to quicken the removal ...

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2017, a test of Nigerians’ resilience to storms without giving up—Glo

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Nigeria’s national carrier, Globacom has greeted Nigerians on New Year, 2018 and described last year, 2017 as a test of Nigerians’ resilience to weather all the storms without giving up. ...

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Why unveiling of new owners of 9mobile may not be this year but 2018 Q1


Indications emerged Thursday evening in Abuja that last minute reality checks made in readiness for the naming of the bid winner of 9mobile ran into clearance hitches traced to political ...

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DSO: Advertising to inject N450bn annually from Nollywood, VAS, says Kawu

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The Director General of National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC), Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu has given more insights on the expected gains of nationwide Digital Switch over (DSO) very soon. Speaking in ...

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Broadband InfraCos: Why NCC failed to licence remaining five zones in 2017

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Contrary to the impression created by the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian telecoms regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof.  Umar Danbatta earlier in the year that the agency will ...

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New Spectranet boss, Awasthi, deepening 4G value addition with offers

Spectranet Ajay Awasthi

The new managing director of Spectranet 4G LTE, Mr. Ajay Awasthi, has assured both existing and prospective subscribers of better deals throughout the yuletide and beyond. In an interview on ...

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Out of 34,000 websites in Nigeria, less than 1,000 hosted in country—HUB 8 Report


Latest report released by an indigenous web-hosting company, HUB8, has revealed that the economy is on a losing stretch as far as the digital economy is concerned as well over ...

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Africa’s first online commodities trading platform, OyaOya.com lands in Nigeria

Khalil CEO of OyaOya

Pilot platform of new commodity trading marketplace, OyaOya (www.oyaoya.com), has berthed in Nigeria to deepen the nation’s rising e-Commerce commodity ecosystem across the nation and Africa. The OyaOya platform rides ...

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ARCEP-Benin frustrating fate of 1.6m Glo subscribers over license withdrawal

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Though negotiations are underway between Globacom and Benin’s telecommunications regulator, Autorite De Regulation Des Communications Électroniques Et De La Poste (ARCEP), industry analysts in Benin has observed that the withdrawn ...

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