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ITU assigns frequency band for mobile broadband

The ITU World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15) underway in Geneva has allocated frequency band for mobile broadband across the world to extend affordable service to underserved communities. WRC-15 holding at the International Convention Centre Geneva (CICG) took the key decision that will provide enhanced capacity for mobile broadband in the 694-790 MHz frequency band in ITU Region-1 covering Europe, […]

Financial Inclusion: Nigeria to ‘raise unbaked to 80% by 2020’

Visa releases online fraud management strategies for merchants

CyberSource, a Visa Incorporated company has launched Decision Manager Replay, the industry’s first fraud tuning analytics tool that allows merchants to quickly analyze and adjust their online fraud management strategies. “Merchants create rules and parameters in their fraud management systems that determine whether a transaction is accepted or denied, based on risk levels,” Andre Machicao, […]

ATCON opens national dialogue on ICT in Nigeria

Ericsson to acquire software developer, Ericpol

Ericsson says it has concluded a preliminary share purchase agreement for the acquisition of Ericpol’s operations in Poland and Ukraine. Ericpol is a software development company within telecommunications. With the intended acquisition of Ericpol’s operations in Poland and Ukraine, Ericsson secures well integrated software development competence within radio, cloud and IP to enable business continuity, […]

ATCON opens national dialogue on ICT in Nigeria

Shola Taylor: CTO to strengthen coordination role for ICTs in Commonwealth”

Mr Shola Taylor, the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) says he will ensure the Organisation plays a greater role in coordinating the views of all Commonwealth member countries at international meetings, especially at treaty meetings convened by the ITU. The CTO chief made the pledge following his meeting in Geneva with Houlin Zhao, […]

Financial Inclusion: Nigeria to ‘raise unbaked to 80% by 2020’