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SON, Alaba traders’ seal deal to stamp out fake electronic gadgets

In furtherance of its official responsibility, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has seal an understanding with the leadership of the International Market Association Electronics (IMAE), Alaba International, Ojo LGA of Lagos State to end the influx of Substandard and…


Exposure to e-waste hikes abortions, stillbirths, low birth-weights, others—ITU

…As experts indict NESREA of weak regulatory enforcement drive The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has raised a red flag against the prevalence of e-Waste across African countries and Nigeria in particular. In one of the papers delivered at the recently…

Revealed: Why you can’t make, receive calls in Lagos markets’

*NCC set to arrest offenders’ in ASPMDA, BBA *Alaba International complies Clear explanation has emerged on why leading commercial hubs in Lagos have been suffering network issues that frustrate making or receiving telephone calls inside some markets in the state….

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Hard economy pushing Nigerians away from new smartphones to refurbished—Report

More details have emerged on why many Nigerian youths who are in need of smartphones to get connected are shying away from newly launched smartphones by leading manufacturers. A three-month (January-March 2018) survey carried out by Business Hilights Intelligence Unit…

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80% of electronics imported in Africa are fairly-used—GCR Report

A new report presented at the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) stakeholders’ workshop in Lagos by Green Compass Recycling (GCR) has revealed that approximately 80 per cent of electronic goods imported in Africa were second-hand or fairly used. The report…