Nigeria To Launch New Satellite Worth N2.5billion In 2022 – Buhari’s Minister

Nigeria is set to launch the second satellite (Sat 2) into the orbit to boost the nation’s satellite communications’ capacity. The announcement was made by the Minister of Communications and … Read More

BREAKING: Nigerian Government Extends Deadline For National Identity Number-SIM Card Linkage By Three Months

File Photo The Nigerian government has extended the deadline for the ongoing national identification number and subscriber identity module (SIM) integration to March 31, 2022. Meanwhile, a total of 63.97 … Read More

Over 63million Telephone Lines Disconnected Amid Buhari Government’s Policy To Link SIM With National Identification Number– Agency

A total of 63.97 million lines were disconnected in one year amid the National Identity Number-Subscriber Identity Module data verification, data obtained from the Nigerian Communications Commission show. The NCC … Read More

Equinix Expands Into Africa, Moves To Acquire Nigeria’s MainOne For N131.6billion

American digital infrastructure company, Equinix, has announced that it is acquiring MainOne, a West African data centre and connectivity solutions provider with a presence in Nigeria, Ghana and the Ivory … Read More

Nigeria Is Almost 100% Ready To Deploy 5G Network For Internet Users – Communications Commission Boss, Danbatta

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said it is almost fully ready to deploy 5G network in the country. Professor Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, said this in Lagos … Read More

Facebook To Ban Contents That Sexually Harass Celebrities, Politicians, Others

The management of the popular social networking sites, Facebook has said it will begin to clamp down on “severe” sexualising contents often targeted at public figures. Facebook Global Head of … Read More

BREAKING: Sokoto State Shuts Down Telecommunication Networks After Zamfara, Katsina

The Sokoto State Government has shut down telecommunications networks in 14 of the 23 local government areas of the state as part of the efforts to check banditry. Governor Aminu … Read More

Twitter Begins Testing Downvotes Option On Its Platform

Global microblogging platform, Twitter has introduced a ‘dislike’ option on the application which will allow users to show their negative reactions to tweets.  According to a post by Twitter Support, … Read More

Like Twitter, Toyota Snubs Nigeria, Opens Assembly Plant In Ghana

Toyota, a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer, has opened a second assembly plant in Ghana, snubbing Nigeria, which has the biggest economy in West Africa.  This comes less than three months … Read More

UK Moves To Check Google, Apple’s Dominance Of Mobile Phone Systems

Britain’s competition watchdog said it would investigate whether Apple (AAPL.O) and Google’s (GOOGL.O) dominance of mobile phone operating systems, app stores and web browsers hurt consumers, launching its latest probe … Read More