Telecoms

Oct 04, 2018
Twitter has launched a new setting for South Africa which will enable people using Twitter for iOS and Android to save data while they browse. Jesar Shah, Product Manager, Twitter…
Oct 02, 2018
Operations through an Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).   IPO is the offering of stock to the public – stock market – for the first…
Oct 02, 2018
MTN Group Ltd., the wireless carrier facing a combined $10 billion in claims from authorities in Nigeria, said it may no longer seek to raise capital through an initial public…
Oct 01, 2018
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), says its awareness campaigns against the menace of pre-registered SIM cards, which has been a recurring trend in the country’s telecom sector is yielding results.…
Sep 30, 2018
Facebook said on Friday that up to 50-million accounts were breached in a security flaw exploited by hackers. The social network said it had learnt this week of the attack…
Sep 27, 2018
The Country Director, Google Nigeria, Mrs Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor says the social and economic tool known as Google Search has attained 20 years. Ehimuan-Chiazor in a statement in Lagos said that…
Sep 25, 2018
The Federal Government may have notified the management of MultiChoice DSTV/GOTV that their operations, in Nigeria, will come to an end in 2019 as their license expires June next year.…
Sep 24, 2018
MTN will stop offering customers free Twitter usage. “After providing free Twitter to millions of subscribers for an unprecedented four years, MTN’s industry-first free Twitter service will come to an…
Sep 21, 2018
Prices for the new Apple iPhone Xs will start at R22,000 in South Africa – R5,000 more than its main competitor, the Samsung Note 9 – iStore revealed on Thursday.…
Sep 20, 2018
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) said it was reviewing the information provided by Nigeria’s telecommunication giant, MTN Nigeria, and four banks it recently sanctioned over illegal repatriation of funds.…
Sep 20, 2018
A total of 22.4 million smartphones were shipped in Africa during the second quarter of this year (Q2 2018), according to the latest insights from International Data Corporation (IDC). The…
Sep 17, 2018
Following $10.13 billion allegations of illegal repatriation of funds and tax evasion against MTN Nigeria, the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the…
Sep 11, 2018
MTN Nigeria has dragged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Attorney-General of the Federation to court to seek relief over a $10.1 billion demand. In a statement on…
Sep 06, 2018
The Nigerian government has slammed South African telecoms giant, MTN Group, with a $2 billion tax demand. The new tax bill incurred by the telecom firm over the last decade…

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