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NIGERIA| Phone users can sue for ‘fraudulent’ SIM replacement

Phone subscribers can sue network service providers for any fraudulent replacement of their SIM, as part of remedies open to them. That is one of the key comforts provided under regulatory guidelines to oversee SIM cards in the Nigerian telecoms industry. “The subscriber can pursue any other remedies against a Network Service Provider for any […]

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Minister | Why Nigeria needs $550m for two satellites

Nigeria needs $550 million to acquire two more satellites “to adequately equip” NIGCOMSAT, the satellite services provider, Barrister Adebayo Shittu, Minister of Communications has said. Apart from NIGCOMSAT, Galaxy Backbone, the technology service provider to Federal Government will also need $350 million to complete the funding of its projects “so that the country would be […]

NIGERIA| Phone users can sue for ‘fraudulent’ SIM replacement

MTN to cut down value added services in Nigeria

MTN Group is cutting down its value added services and partners supporting the offerings in Nigeria, owners of the largest mobile phone company in the country have hinted. Rob Shuter, President and CEO of MTN Group, the South African mobile phone group that owns MTN Nigeria says an undisclosed number of VAS offerings and local […]

NIGERIA| Phone users can sue for ‘fraudulent’ SIM replacement

NIGERIA | 9Mobile seeks data price reviews by regulator

9Mobile, the number four mobile phone company has asked government for a basket of regulatory concessions including review of data pricing. 9Mobile, the company formerly called Etisalat Nigeria, that was taken over by creditors told the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) that the concessions will enable it repay its debt. Mr Tony Ojobo, Director, Public Affairs […]

NIGERIA| Phone users can sue for ‘fraudulent’ SIM replacement

NIGERIA | Glo, MainOne, five others bet on Wi-Fi spectrum

Globacom, Main One and five other players have secured key spectrum assets to key into the emerging Wi-Fi markets across Nigeria. Wi-Fi is projected to be a key growth market as Nigerian mobile subscribers demand always-on connection to voice, data and video services on the move. Technology Times review of spectrum assignments for 4.5GHz, the […]

NIGERIA| Phone users can sue for ‘fraudulent’ SIM replacement