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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 undersea cables boosted banks’ exports by 7.8%, report says

Naij, MTN, Opera dangle ‘free mobile Internet’

Naij.com, an online news organisation says it is offering a web pass that offer one million days of free mobile Internet access in Nigeria. Naij says the free Internet offer comes in wake of a partnership with MTN Nigeria, the mobile telephony company and Opera Software, the tech giant. Under the plan, Naij.com says it […]

Nigeria’s undersea cables boosted banks’ exports by 7.8%, report says

Visafone sale to MTN faces regulatory hurdle

Visafone Communications Limited’s plan to sell the biggest CDMA operator to MTN Group, owners of MTN Nigeria, will have to scale a major regulatory hurdle before the two parties can close the acquisition deal, a key source conversant with the talks has told Technology Times. Both companies have been in talks to close a deal […]

Nigeria’s undersea cables boosted banks’ exports by 7.8%, report says

Mobile phone insurance market to hit $31b by 2015

The global mobile phone insurance market is expected for account for nearly $31 billion in revenue by the end of 2015, according to a new telecoms market report. The market is further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 10% over the next five years, eventually accounting for over $48 billion in revenue by the end of […]

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