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MTN, Visafone, others top up for ‘generous’ Nigerian Diaspora

MTN Nigeria, the largest moble phone company and Visafone Communications Limited, the biggest CDMA mobile phone company have emerged favourite networks for mobile airtime by Nigerians abroad, an operator poll has shown. The in-house survey by MobileRecharge.com, a mobile top up service company, also shows that Nigerians in the Diaspora are also among the most […]

#EndSARS: Attempt to attack Ikeja Computer Village repelled, Iyaloja says

Updated: President Jonathan issues Nigeria’s Digital Dividend spectrum to Adenuga

Editor’s Note: This report has been reviewed. Please check end of story for details.  President Goodluck Jonathan has given Nigeria’s Digital Dividend spectrum gained by telcos following switchover from analogue to digital broadcasting to Dr Mike Adenuga Jnr Mr. Jim Ovia, billionaire owners of Globacom Limited and Visafone Communications Limited respectively. The Digital Dividend spectrum, which are […]

#EndSARS: Attempt to attack Ikeja Computer Village repelled, Iyaloja says

Visafone sale to MTN faces regulatory hurdle

Visafone Communications Limited’s plan to sell the biggest CDMA operator to MTN Group, owners of MTN Nigeria, will have to scale a major regulatory hurdle before the two parties can close the acquisition deal, a key source conversant with the talks has told Technology Times. Both companies have been in talks to close a deal […]

#EndSARS: Attempt to attack Ikeja Computer Village repelled, Iyaloja says

Govt to oversee ‘use of social media’ in Nigeria

The Federal Government is to oversee social media usage by Nigeria’s growing online community as part of a broader Internet Governance programme championed by the telecoms industry watchdog. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), which hinted of the Internet oversights plans, says it will develop a “Technical Framework for Use of Social Media Networks” under its […]

#EndSARS: Attempt to attack Ikeja Computer Village repelled, Iyaloja says