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Kolade Akinola

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.ng Awards 2018: Technology Times wins Presidential laurel

Technology Times has been honoured with a Presidential Awards at the 2018 .ng Award organised by the Nigerian Internet Registration Association (NiRA) to celebrate the best of the Nigerian Internet community. Technology Times is among 10 recipients honored with the Presidential  Awards which are at the sole discretion of Reverend Sunday Folayan, President of NiRA. Get […]

GSMA: Africa to get $150b mobile ecosystem lift by 2022

Mobile ecosystem will add over $150 billion in value to Sub-Saharan Africa’s economy by 2022, equivalent to almost 8 per cent of regional GDP,  the GSMA has predicted. GSMA, the organisation that represents mobile operators worldwide says more than half the population of Sub-Saharan Africa will be subscribed to a mobile service by 2025. Get […]

ATCON faults picketing of MTN Nigeria

The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has condemned the recent picketing of MTN Nigeria headquarters in Lagos and locations across the country by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). The advocacy group ATCON sees the picketing as attempt to frustrate and sabotage the effort of the biggest mobile telephony company in the country. Get Started […]

Make ‘National ID requirement for asset declaration’ in Nigeria

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) wants the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) to make the National Identification Number (NIN) a basic requirement for asset declaration in the country. Engineer Aliyu Aziz, Director General/ CEO, NIMC,  made the proposal at a Code of Conduct Sensitization Workshop held recently at the NIMC headquarters in Abuja. Get […]