Teleology finally takes over 9mobile

9mobile center Teleology Holdings Limited has finally taken over 9Mobile following the appointment of new board of directors. This development came 15 months after the pull-out of Etisalat, the United Arab Emirate (UAE) telecommunications firm, […]

CSEAN asks Buhari to assent Electronic Transaction Bill

[FILE PHOTO] President Muhammadu Buhari. PHOTO/TWITTER/APCng Cyber Security Expert Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has called on President, Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Electronic Transaction bill, which has been passed by the Senate in May […]

NCC threatens to shut down illegal broadcast stations over piracy, theft

NCC Boss, Umar Garba Danbatta Officals of the Nigerian Copyrights Commission (NCC) have threatened to shut down ABG Communications and QQTV Digital Satellite Station for piracy and illegal broadcast of foreign television contents, after a […]

NCC threatens to seal satellite firm over unauthorised channels

Director- General of the Nigerian Copyright Commission(NCC), Mr Afam Ezekude The Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) yesterday threatened to suspend operations of Hashtronics Satellite Limited failure to produce evidence of authorisation for broadcasting and re-broadcasting of […]

Whistleblower led to the MTN $8.1 billion probe – Official

FILE PHOTO: An MTN starter kit pack on display at a retail stand in Abuja, Nigeria November 17, 2015. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde/File Photo According to the office of the Attorney General of the Federation, a whistleblower […]

MTN’s $236 million offering in Ghana falls short of target

MTN Group’s unit in Ghana raised 1.1 billion cedis ($236 million), selling about a third of the shares made available in an initial public offering, according to a document seen by Bloomberg MTN, Africa’s biggest […]

NIMC begins transfer of e-ID cards

National identity card by NIMC National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has introduced the transfer of e-ID Card to any NIMC Registration and Card Collection Centres of enrolee’s choice for collection. Mr. Loveday Ogbonna, head, Corporate […]

Stakeholders task regulators on technological disruption services

Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) governor Godwin Emefiele Stakeholdersin the information and communications technology and financial technology have tasked regulatory institutions in the sectors on providing appropriate regulatory framework for technological disruption of traditional ways […]

Danbatta tasks government on fourth industrial revolution

Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta. PHOTO: YouTube Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has urged government to tap into the enormous opportunities presented by the […]

CWG to launch Entersekt product line into Nigerian market

Phillip Obioha, Chairman Board of CWG Plc.<br />ITPulse CWG Plc, a pan-African provider of information and communications technology, has announced a strategic partnership with Entersekt, a globally recognized innovator in mobile-first fintech solutions. In line […]

Stakeholders applaud as secondary market of spectrum begins

Olusola Teniola, president of ATCON There is excitement among telecommunications stakeholders as the process of secondary spectrum market begins in the sector, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has learnt. The board of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) had in […]