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Subscribers rush for new Spectranet’s Pebble Mifi for real 4G

Spectranet MiFi launch

Leading internet service provider, Spectranet 4G LTE recently unveiled its latest Pebble MiFi that comes with unique classy features matched with speed and reliable data services. According to the managing director, Mr. David Venn, “The Pebble Mifi device is an addition to the Spectranet device family configured to enable subscribers connect more to the world and get value; affordability, speed ...

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How pressure weakened NCC to dump cost-based research on DPF

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Revelation have emerged implying that pressure from a section of the Main Network Operators (MNOs) and lack of independence in policy implementation by the telecoms regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), is currently causing shocks in the telecom’s data segment capable of collapsing small Internet Service Providers (ISPs). This stemmed from the inability of NCC to stand its ground in ...

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Nigerians spend N2.67tn on 40 million terabytes of data monthly

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The executive vice chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta has revealed that “The monthly data usage in Nigeria is about 40 million terabytes.” He made the disclosure while playing host to the visiting chairperson of Liberia Telecommunications Authority (LTA), Madam Angelique Weeks, who paid him a courtesy call in Abuja recently. Now, looking at the given statistics ...

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Not reviewing DPF may dampen investors’ confidence @ ITU —BH Report


A survey by Business Hilights Economic Research team (BHERT) relating to the massive build up by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), ahead of leading Nigerian delegation with the Minister to the fast approaching International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Telecom World 2017, in Korea has made some salient revelations. Top in the findings include that “If Nigeria attends to raise international awareness ...

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NCC helpless, silent as GSM majors squeeze ISPs with floorless data price regime


If the current suspension of the review of Data Price Floor (DPF) by the regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) continues, chances are that more Internet Service Providers (ISPs) will shut down and go out of business. Investigations by Business Hilights Economic Research Team (BHERT) show that all the ISPs in Nigeria are operating below profit line and may close ...

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First Nigerian Airline to provide internet on board’ll hit gold, but… —Spectranet MD

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The managing director of Spectranet 4G LTE, leading 4G LTE services provider in Nigeria, Mr. David Venn has said that the introduction of cutting edge technologies and global flight innovations like provision of surfing facilities in-flight is now trending on leading international airlines. However, in a telephone interview, he told Business Hilights that whereas the idea will be good for ...

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‘Poor coordination of FG’s broadband penetration drive killing investors’ confidence’


An indication capable of meaning that the federal government is not serious in driving broadband penetration seems to be emerging as there has been series of back and forth policy pronouncements in recent times on the matter. Speaking at a forum in Lagos recently, the minister of communications, Adebayo Shittu, said government would seek better ways to bridge the infrastructure ...

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