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CBN to Nigerians: Don’t use unregistered money transfer operators

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned Nigerians to be wary of using the service of unregistered money transfers done across national borders. “The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) wishes to advise Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora to beware of the unwholesome activities of some unlicensed International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs) in […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

Unprecedented: Watchdog imposes N1.4 trillion fine on MTN Nigeria

Professor Umar Danbatta, the new chief of Nigeria’s telecoms industry watchdog, has approved punitive sanctions totaling one trillion and forty billion naira (N1.04 trillion) against MTN Nigeria, over alleged breach of SIM registration rules by the mobile phone company, Technology Times has authoritatively confirmed. Technology Times checks reveal exclusively that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

419: Be wary if your banker calls to update your online banking details

The next time anyone claiming to a bank official asking you to update your banking information, you need to be wary. A case being prosecuted by the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has show this to be one of the new methods being used by con men, popularly called 419ers, to defraud bank customers […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

GOTV goes live in Onitsha, Asaba

Lagos. July 16, 2013: In what the company describes as a back-to-back launch, GoTV has gone live in Onitsha and Asaba, two cities lying on the banks of the River Niger to drive uptake of the paid TV service. With the launch of the satellite TV service in Onitsha, Anambra State, regarded as the commercial […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings

Airtel pushes Quick Talk offer for cost-conscious phone users

By Olubunmi Adeniyi Lagos. July 31, 2012: Airtel Nigeria now charges lower call rate for people who prefer to say it in few words as it unveils another innovative package called “Quick Talk”, the mobile phone company has announced. Airtel Nigeria says the new package will empower it customers especially the youth and those and […]

Andela CEO sees African techies solving ‘world most pressing problems’ amid $40m fundings