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NBC: Why broadcast stations were fined N11m

The broadcast industry regulator says that broadcast stations were handed fines totalling N11 million for contravention of the Nigeria Broadcasting Code. 88 broadcast stations were by the National Broadcasting Commission in the industry watchdog’s efforts to maintain sanity across the Nigerian airwaves. According to Mrs Maimuna Jimada, Head Public Affairs at NBC, the radio and […]

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Minister’s complaint ‘sparked call masking crackdown’

A complaint by a Federal Minister in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet sparked the spate of clampdown against call masking in which six companies have been allegedly indicted by government. Technology Times learnt that the complaint by the Minister (name withheld) at a Federal Executive Council (FEC) had triggered a chain reaction that led to the […]

NBC: Why broadcast stations were fined N11m

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

The Federal Government today says the Nigerian Internet community faces “huge impact” when new data protection regulations by European Union (EU) take effect from May. Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Director General/CEO, National Information Technology Development Agency, (NITDA), the nation’s IT agency says in a statement made available to Technology Times today that Nigerian businesses […]

NBC: Why broadcast stations were fined N11m

NCS, NITDA square up over IT registration in Nigeria

The Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) and National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) are squaring up over registration and licensing of IT contractors in Nigeria. The turf war has started between NCS, which prides itself as the apex body of computer professionals in Nigeria while NITDA says that by law, it is the IT industry oversight agency in the […]

NBC: Why broadcast stations were fined N11m