Tag: Communication

A Look at The Impact of GSM on Digital Transformation in Nigeria 20 Years After Its Roll Out

Henry Solomon- November 15, 2021

Making a call using a mobile phone has over the years become some sort of a norm but it wasn't always the practice; at least ... Read More

Low Price of Data Determine High Patronage – Dr. Pantami

Tanimu- December 5, 2019

When the price of mobile data is low, the demand will be higher, when the price is high, the demand will be low. I urge ... Read More

President Buhari Approves New Name for Federal Ministry of Communication

Tanimu- October 23, 2019

The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari GCFR, has granted the prayers of the Honourable Minister of Communications Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim ... Read More

Communication Minister Adebayo Shittu on Emerging Opportunities

Tanimu- October 24, 2017

Edino Justice, Abuja: The ongoing reforms in the ministry of communication is to position the ministry to become the highest revenue contributor to the country’s ... Read More

NCC Receives Agent of Communication Development Award

Tanimu- February 2, 2017

NCC, Abuja: The receptacle of NCC's treasure trove of awards swelled again yesterday as Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, its Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive ... Read More

Prof. Umar Danbatta Reiterates “2017 Is The Year of The Consumer”

Tanimu- January 29, 2017

The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, paid a visit to the South East Zonal ... Read More

MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing – Says NCC

Suleiman Idris- November 14, 2016

MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing For failing to comply with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directive on the Do Not Disturb ... Read More

Naysayers Using Disinformation To Blot FG’s Communication Efforts

Tanimu- November 5, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the propensity by naysayers to deliberately spread false information via the Social Media has ... Read More

Nigeria’s Finally Identified Solution to Its Power Problem – NOA

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 30, 2016

Fidel Agu: In the light of on-going efforts towards sustainable energy supply in Nigeria, the National Orientation Agency (NOA) has identified atomic energy as an ... Read More

FG Reduces MTN Fine to N330 billion

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 20, 2016

- MTN fined $1,000 per each unregistered subscribers - FEC reduced the fine to N330 Billion to be paid in 3 years The Minister of ... Read More

Poor Use of Internet By Nigerians Shows Decline In Number Of Users As Figure Drops To 93.7m In Feb

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in its monthly Internet Subscriber Data said that internet users on Nigeria’s telecommunications networks reduced to 93.75 million as at ... Read More

Telecom Operators No More Desperate To Accumulate Subscribers As Inactive SIM Cards Drop To 62m

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Communication (NCC) has said that inactive mobile telephone lines on its networks dropped to 62.61 million in February, 2016. This is contained ... Read More

Nigerian Government Can Generate More Revenue Through ICT, Experts Say

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2016

Some experts in Information Communication Technology (ICT) have advised the Federal Government to create an enabling environment for the sector to thrive and generate more ... Read More

Minister of Education Directs Universities To Join Research Education Network

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2016

Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has directed all universities in the country to hook up with the ... Read More

Autonomous Sources Control Prices of Dollars In Banks, BDCs – CBN

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2016

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says autonomous sources such as exporters and correspondent banks now control the price of dollars in banks and the ... Read More

Nigerian Police Establishes Complaint Response Unit

Henry Solomon- November 10, 2015

CSP Abayomi Shongunle, Officer-In-Charge Police Complaint Response Unit In its effort to bridge the communication gap between the Police and the public in reporting unprofessional ... Read More

PDP and Others Mourn Akunyili

admin- June 9, 2014

Late Prof. Dora Akunyili The Peoples Democratic Party , PDP says it received the news of the death of the former minister of information and ... Read More