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Digital TV | Shape up or risk sanction, Nigeria tells Set Top Box makers

The Federal Government says that Set Top Box (STB) manufacturers to deliver on the technology used for delivering signals to Digital TV consumers or risk punitive sanctions. The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says that claims that seven out of 13 authorised STB makers are yet to set up their factories for the manufacturing of the […]

Tecno owners lead Nigeria, African smartphone market, IDC says

Cybersecurity now ‘top issue’ as Nigeria enters digital broadcasting era

Nigerians have been alerted that cybersecurity will become a key issue the country switches from analogue to digital broadcasting. Mr. Emeka Mba, ex-Director General of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), the nation’s broadcast regulator issued the alert amid spate of cyber attacks that have targeted broadcasting organisations across the world. While delivering a presentation at the […]

VoguePay, Farmcrowdy, four SMEs to showcase ‘Nigeria’ at ITU Telecom World 2018

Digital TV: Abuja gets 30 free Made-in-Nigeria channels

he National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says 30 free TV channels coming after the digital switch over (DSO) in Abuja will be from Nigerian stations. Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu, Director General of NBC dropped this hint during a recent visit by the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) to the broadcast regulator. The Abuja rollout of the […]

Tecno owners lead Nigeria, African smartphone market, IDC says

‘Merge NBC and NCC now’, ATCON tells new Minister

The Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has called on Barrister Adebayo Shittu, the new Minister of Communication Technology to merge the two agencies of government responsible for regulating the telecoms and broadcasting industries. Engineer Lanre Ajayi, President of ATCON asked the new Minister, who was sworn in last week by President Muhammadu Buhari […]

Tecno owners lead Nigeria, African smartphone market, IDC says