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AI: Nigeria is ‘growth market for smart virtual personal assistants’ 

Nigeria has been named among markets in Middle East and Africa that will drive growth of the global smart virtual personal assistants sector. The global smart virtual personal assistants market is expected to grow at a significant CAGR in the upcoming period as the scope and its applications are rising enormously across the globe, according […]

Boomplay, Warner Music target Nigeria in streaming deal

Boomplay, Warner Music target Nigeria in streaming deal

Nigeria has been selected among 10 African markets covered in a licensing deal between music streaming service, Boomplay and Warner Music. Boomplay, formerly called Boom Player, a music and video streaming & download service developed and owned by Transsnet Music Limited, announced that they signed a direct licensing agreement with Warner Music to bring the […]

AI: Nigeria is ‘growth market for smart virtual personal assistants’ 

NCC: Fake mobile devices are ‘national security threats’

The Nigerian telecoms regulator says that fake and substandard mobile devices pose national security threats to the country. Professor Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission says that apart from this, unapproved mobile devices undermine the nation’s economy and contribute to growing electronic waste across the country. The telecoms regulator has recently said […]

AI: Nigeria is ‘growth market for smart virtual personal assistants’ 

Telecoms: Nigeria taps technology to check fake devices, tax evasion

The Nigerian telecoms regulator and Office of National Security Adviser are deploying technologies to address industry issues including fake mobile devices and tax evasion. As at January, Nigeria has recorded 174,012,136 active telephony subscriptions, representing 124.29% teledensity, the industry’s indicator for number of active phone connections per 100 inhabitants living within an area, Nigerian Communication […]

AI: Nigeria is ‘growth market for smart virtual personal assistants’