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Ntel owners pull political strings to fix regulatory impasse

Owners of Ntel, the company formerly called NITEL, are exploring political solutions to resolve lingering regulatory hurdles faced by the Nigerian pioneer national carrier, Technology Times can report. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) wants NATCOMS, the consortium led by businessman, Tunde Ayeni that bought the Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL) and its mobile business unit, MTel, […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

Insider: President Buhari believes NITEL’s assets were ‘thrown away’

“The President (President Muhammadu Buhari) himself said that NITEL assets have actually been thrown away, and that is to show you he is on top of it…” Those words from a key insider in President Buhari’s office have again raised questions about the multi-billion sale of the Nigeria Telecommunications Limited (NITEL), the pioneer national operator […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

Four ways to solve mobile network issues in Nigeria

Nkem Ndem Vivienne, Travel/Technology Writer, Jovago, in this article to Technology Times explains simple steps to solve mobile network issues in Nigeria   Have you ever found yourself in a dire situation and you need to make a super urgent call but your phone’s network just will not connect? Or in some cases, it connects and […]

Nigeria | Here’s what telecoms landscape was like in 2011

Demo Africa 2015: European Angel Network eyes African tech startups

The European Business Angel Network (EBAN) says it would send high-powered delegation to attend and support Demo Africa 2015, a frontline event promoting growth of African tech startups. EBAN, the pan-European representative for early stage investors with over 150 member organisations in 50 countries has announced its backing for Demo Africa 2015, being hosted by […]

Flashback | When Belo-Osagie admits ‘MTN cannot be beaten in Nigeria’

Veteran Nigerian ICT journalist to launch books at anniversary

Mr Aaron Ukodie, veteran and pioneer ICT journalist, has announced plans to launch three books in July to mark the thirtieth anniversary his journalism career in the Nigerian Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry. Ukodie, who is also Publisher of eWorld Magazine, says the publications include The Privatisation of NITEL: An Archetypal Government Agency, Nigeria’s […]

Ntel owners pull political strings to fix regulatory impasse