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Vandalism, forex may sabotage Telecoms Nigeria, ATCON warns

The Association of Telecommunication Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) weekend warned that vandalism and forex exchange difficulties may sabotage the telecoms sector and undermine optimal service delivery to millions of subscribers in the country. The wake-up call comes from Mr Olusola Teniola, President of ATCON, who says that “vandalism, theft and sabotage of our base stations’ […]

Govt seeks God to reach Nigerian telecoms consumers

Do-Not-Disturb | N500,000 fine awaits erring mobile operators

A fine of N500,000 will be paid by any telecoms network provider that violates the Do-Not-Disturb (DND) instruction issued by the Nigeria Telecommunications Commission  (NCC), the telecoms watchdog has warned. Mr. Philip Eretan, Deputy Director, Licensing and Authorization at NCC, gave the warning  at the 83rd edition of the Telecoms Consumer Parliament (TCP) held in […]

Nigeria’s embargo on Chinese phones ‘hit top players’

ALTON challenges National Assembly’s oversight on telecoms companies

The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) says it has started legal action to seek interpretation of the provisions of the constitution on the extent of the National Assembly (NASS)’s oversight functions on telecoms companies. Engineer Gbenga Adebayo, Chairman, ALTON says that members of the telecoms trade group have been “inundated with constant […]

Govt seeks God to reach Nigerian telecoms consumers

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, […]

Nigeria’s embargo on Chinese phones ‘hit top players’