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NIGERIA | Partner Mobile launches PS 3 smartphone

 Chinese device marker Partner Mobile has launched its PS 3 Android smartphone in Lagos as part of activity to mark its first anniversary in the Nigerian mobile market. According to Partner Mobile, the PS 3 smartphone is coming into the market to consolidate on the innovative ingenuity of the brand following the success of PS1 PS2 […]

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Microsoft’s Gates stakes $450m on polio eradication in Nigeria

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation set up by Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates has announced a $450 million fund to support polio eradication efforts by Rotary International in three countries, including Nigeria. Rotary President John Germ and Bill Gates, who is co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced the commitment of up to […]

Digital Rights | Presidency, civil society to hold talk

Nigeria: ‘Regulators to blame’ for failed ICT projects

Information and communication technology (ICT) sector regulators have been blamed for failed technology investments by several states in Nigeria. Mr. Silas Vem, Deputy Chief of Staff in Plateau State said that these State governments are not getting value for their investment in ICT because they are being neglected by regulatory bodies responsible for ICT development. […]

Nigeria to allow amateur radio, satellite operations

Watch Swift Networks, Cobranet stake N55.3m to win 5.4Ghz spectrum

wift Networks and Cobranet, two Nigerian Internet service providers (ISPs), have offered N55.3 million to win 5.4GHz frequency spectrum slots for delivering broadband service in Lagos. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), which auctioned the two slots of 5.4GHz spectrum yesterday in Abuja announced the two ISPs as winners the 5.4Ghz frequency spectrum. NCC said the […]

Nigeria to allow amateur radio, satellite operations