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FG To Implement Telecoms, Beverage Taxes In 2023

The Federal Government through the Budget Office of the Federation has revealed that it will begin the implementation of its proposed excise duties on telecommunication services and beverages in 2023. This is despite backlashes from the Minister of Communications and ...

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5G Networks May Interfere With Aircraft Landing, IATA Warns Nigeria, Others

5G Networks May Interfere With Aircraft Landing, IATA Warns Nigeria, Others

The International Air Transport Association has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria and the governments of other countries to work closely with the aviation industry to ensure that aviation and incumbent aviation safety systems can safely co-exist with new 5G ...

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FG Orders Twitter, Tik Tok, Ors To Appoint Country Reps

FG Orders Twitter, Tik Tok, Ors To Appoint Country Reps

The National Information Technology Development Agency has disclosed that interactive computer service platforms and Internet intermediaries are required to fulfill certain conditions in running their services in Nigeria. These conditions are stated in the recently released Code of Practice for ...

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UNICAF Signs MOU With Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria

UNICAF Signs MOU With Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria

Unicaf and the Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support the continuous capacity building and development of information security professionals in Nigeria. The induction of CSEAN into the Unicaf’s Corporate Scholarship Scheme ...

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14 Abandoned E-Blocks in Ghana Now Used For Church, Cassava Farming

14 Abandoned E-Blocks in Ghana Now Used For Church, Cassava Farming

It is the tallest building in the community, towering over other brick and mortar scattered across the quiet farming town. For many parents, it holds a prospect of a better future for their children. However, for now, it is better ...

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5G: MTN, Airtel, Mafab Get NCC Nod To Rollout Services By August

5G: MTN, Airtel, Mafab Get NCC Nod To Rollout Services By August

Barring any unforeseen circumstances the two telecom firms that won the 3.5 gigahertz (GHz) spectrum otherwise called 5G auction conducted by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has got the final approval to begin rollout of the service. In line with ...

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Nigerians Kick As Telcos Plan To Increase Call, SMS Tariff By 40%

Nigerians Kick As Telcos Plan To Increase Call, SMS Tariff  By 40%

Nigerians have expressed their dissatisfaction over a move by the telecommunication operators to increase the tariff for voice calls, short message services (SMS), and data services in the country. Operators of telecommunication companies under the Association of Licensed Telecom Operators ...

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Digital Transformation 2022: First Bank Wins Best Bank In Nigeria

Digital Transformation 2022: First Bank Wins Best Bank In Nigeria

Nigeria’s premier banking institution and leading financial services inclusion services provider, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has won two awards: Best Bank in Nigeria 2022 and Best Banking Digital Transformation Nigeria at the International Investor Awards 2022, a print and ...

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Interswitch, Cisco Networking Academy To Equip Tertiary Institutions In Nigeria

Interswitch, Cisco Networking Academy To Equip Tertiary Institutions In Nigeria

In line with its efforts to support science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in Nigeria, Africa’s leading integrated payments and digital commerce company, Interswitch, has announced plans to donate IT equipment to students in 10 tertiary institutions across Nigeria. ...

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MTN Launches VoLTE Call Service

MTN Launches VoLTE Call Service

MTN Nigeria has launched Voice over Long-Term Evolution (VoLTE) call service across the country. It said the launch was in line with its commitment to providing access to the best communications technology and improving overall customer experience. The service, also ...

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