Perspectives

NCC: Nigeria to surpass 30% broadband target by 2018

Professor Umar Garba Danbatta It is my pleasure and honor to be at the opening ceremony of the 27th session of AFINIC (AFRINIC-27) meeting themed “Taking the African Internet to the Next Level through Policy, Collaboration and Education”. The African Regional Internet Registry AFRINIC, has contributed a lot in providing platforms for Internet Development in […]

UK group, others fail security clearance for Nigeria VAT project

President Buhari’s secret war on free speech 

Sodiq Alabi, Communications Lead at Paradigm Initiative writes that free speech by the Nigerian media industry is being suppressed under President Muhammadu Buhari  One of the biggest news websites in Nigeria went offline late October and has remained unavailable since. Here I refer to naij.com, a website that has repeatedly ranked among the top ten most visited […]

UK group, others fail security clearance for Nigeria VAT project

Privacy of Nigeria Telecoms Users | Regulator’s perspective

By Professor Umar Danbatta T[/dropcap]echnological advances give insights into what constitutes consumer’s needs, wants and behaviours. Businesses collect data in order to deliver personalized services to meet consumers’ yearnings and behaviours. However, as technologies become more intelligent and intrusive, there is an increasingly higher risk of consumer’s personal data being misused or compromised. The Federal […]

UK group, others fail security clearance for Nigeria VAT project

Digital Switch Over | Nigeria broadcast regulator on the road ahead

By Is’Haq Modibbo Kawu emocracy is premised on the powers of the people of our country and an institution like the NBC, operates consciously on the basis of laws that were fashioned out to protect the Nigerian broadcasting landscape in the most patriotic manner. It is this consciousness that continues to guide our operations. The […]

NCC: Nigeria to surpass 30% broadband target by 2018