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Day: August 17, 2020

Konga raises game, offers shoppers free 32’’ Samsung TVs

Nigeria’s e-Commerce giant, Konga has rolled out a massive nationwide discount offering on a variety of Samsung Consumer Electronics products, including televisions, washing machines and refrigerators; with shoppers also enjoying the opportunity of grabbing a free 32-inch TV when they…

NPA receives largest container vessel ever at Onne Ports

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) weekend reported the successful berthing of the biggest Container vessel to ever call at any Nigerian port. The Maerskline Stardelhorn vessel with Length overall of 300 metres, width of 48 metres was received at the…

Lai Mohammed to open 7th Lagos PR Stakeholders Conference

The Lagos State Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations today announced that national peace and security will be the thematic focus of the web edition of the seventh Lagos Public Relations Stakeholders’ Conference, holding on Thursday, August 27,…

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Nigeria, UK deal on DAP’ll deepen digital inclusion in Nigeria—Danbatta

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof Umar Danbatta, has said that the partnership between Nigeria and British Government on Digital Access Programme will deepen digital inclusion in Nigeria. He spoke at a Programme hosted online…

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NCC to reform administration of RoW, planning permits in Nigeria

The management of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given a strong indication of reforming the administration of RoW and planning permits in Nigeria. In his remarks at the virtual forum on Right of Way Reforms and Planning Permits for…

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NCC assures partnering telecom rights advocacy groups @ First Virtual ICAF Meeting

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has restated its resolve in tackling consumer-centric issues in the telecom eco-system. This was made manifest at the second quarter meeting of Industry Consumer Advisory Forum (ICAF), the first virtual meeting of the Forum. At…

TEF holds Int’l Youth Day, harps on Engagement for Global Action

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) last week, joined the United Nations and other global organisations to mark the International Youth Day, with a line-up of pan-African speakers discussing the theme, “Investing in Africa’s Future: Youth Empowerment through Entrepreneurship”. The event…