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Unprecedented: Watchdog imposes N1.4 trillion fine on MTN Nigeria

Professor Umar Danbatta, the new chief of Nigeria’s telecoms industry watchdog, has approved punitive sanctions totaling one trillion and forty billion naira (N1.04 trillion) against MTN Nigeria, over alleged breach of SIM registration rules by the mobile phone company, Technology Times has authoritatively confirmed. Technology Times checks reveal exclusively that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) […]

MTN Nigeria data protection shifts into top gear, incoming CEO says

Implementing Data Protection and Privacy in Africa

F.Franklin Akinsuyi, CEO at DataLaws canvasses the need for Data Protection Professionals in Africa to enable the continent participate in the Digital Economy Personal information can be defined as any piece of information that can be used to identify an individual. This not only constitutes obvious identifiers such as name, address, date of birth, credit card, national […]

MTN Nigeria data protection shifts into top gear, incoming CEO says

Nigeria dials 135% smartphone shipments growth in 2014, IDC says

Nigeria posted a record 135% growth in smartphone shipments in 2014 as falling smartphone prices continue to shake feature phones markets across Africa and the Middle East, a new report by the International Data Corporation (IDC) has shown. It was also a period that saw smartphone shipments to the Middle East and Africa recording unprecedented […]

MTN Nigeria data protection shifts into top gear, incoming CEO says