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Nigeria’s InfraCos plan ‘lifting broadband sector’

Nigeria’s decision to license infrastructure companies popularly called InfraCos is boosting the country’s fixed-line broadband sector, according to a new international study. This is coming just as the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it is putting finishing touches to the payment of subsidies to six licensed InfraCos that will build a national broadband network. NCC […]

Coronavirus ‘threatens African smartphone shipments’

MainOne CEO asks Nigerian businesses to ‘disrupt’

Funke Opeke, CEO of MainOne, has asked Nigerian businesses to embrace disruptive technology to weather the nation’s economic downturn. The MainOne CEO said this in Lagos when the tech company, for the first time in Nigeria, showcased Microsoft HoloLens, the world’s first self-contained holographic computer running Windows 10 at MainOne’s Nerds Unite 2017 event. Opeke also said the […]

Coronavirus ‘threatens African smartphone shipments’

MainOne CEO: Greater ICT penetration needed to create more jobs

Ms Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer of MainOne, says government plans to diversify the economy from oil and create more jobs requires Information and Communication Technology (ICT) penetration across Nigeria. She said this at the International Telecommunications Union (ITU)-Telecom World 2016, which featured sessions on collaborative regulation, smart sustainable cities, fostering SME innovation, gender inclusive […]

Jazi Bank ‘interested in Nigeria’s broadband’