Author: Dean Workman

Nigeria to review cybercrime policy

November 1, 2017 • Security, Top Stories, West Africa Nigeria to review cybercrime policy (Image Source: http://www.sizedoesntmatter.com) On Tuesday 31 October 2017, the Senate Committee on ICT and Cybercrime in Nigeria revealed that they believe that the current law on cybercrime in… Read full story here Read More

Nigeria: NCC to go to war with cybercriminals

October 31, 2017 • Security, Top Stories, West Africa Nigeria: NCC to go to war with cybercriminals. Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) declared on Monday 30 October 2017 that the organisation has intensified its onslaught against the threat posed by cybercriminals across the… Read full story here Read More

Nigeria: NCC reject Telcos plea to regulate OTT

October 20, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Online & Social, Top Stories, West Africa Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta is the Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Office (EVC/CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) revealed on Thursday 19… Read full story here Read More

Hundreds of Nigerian teachers trained for SAP Code Week

October 3, 2017 • Education, General, Top Stories, West Africa Hundreds of Nigerian teachers trained for SAP Code Week. Over 450 public and private school teachers from across North Central Nigeria gathered at Baze University last week, 25-30 September 2017, for a Train-the-Trainer… Read full story here Read More

YouTube Go launches in Nigeria

September 20, 2017 • Online & Social, Top Stories, West Africa YouTube Go app launches in Nigeria. YouTube has revealed that the YouTube Go app, which was previewed at the recent Google for Nigeria event, is now available for Nigerians to download, according to a report by All Africa…. Read full story here Read More

Samsung drops plans to set up Nigerian manufacturing plant

September 18, 2017 • Company News, Top Stories, West Africa Samsung drops plans to set up Nigeria manufacturing plant. According to a report by the Nigerian Communications Week, Samsung has begun the scaling down of their operations in Nigeria with the decision to drop their interest in… Read full story here Read More

The future of the telco business model

September 18, 2017 • East Africa, Mobile and Telecoms, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West Africa The future of the telco business model. Deloitte on Monday 18 September 2017 released their “the future of telco business model” report which explores four possible… Read full story here Read More

React Native set to change the mobile development space

September 16, 2017 • East Africa, Mobile and Telecoms, North Africa, Online & Social, Opinion, Southern Africa, West Africa Nick Durrant (MD), Bluegrass Digital. To start things off the question remains… Should businesses have to choose between creating an app that provides a better… Read full story here Read More

Affordable Freetel Ice 2 smartphone launched in Nigeria

September 15, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top Stories, West Africa MTN, TD Mobile launch affordable FreetelICE 2 smartphone in Nigeria. MTN and TD Mobile have launched an all new Android smartphone, which has been dubbed the Freetel Ice 2 in Lagos, Nigeria. According to the company, the… Read full story here Read More

Nigeria: NCC seizes pirated works worth N926 million in Lagos

September 15, 2017 • General, Top Stories, West Africa Nigeria: NCC seizes pirated works worth N926 million in Lagos. Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC) revealed on Thursday 14 September 2017 that the organisation has seized pirated materials worth an estimated N926 million ($2.572… Read full story here Read More

Nigeria: Multichoice to launch pay-per-view

September 11, 2017 • General, Top Stories, West Africa Nigeria: Multichoice to launch pay-per-view (Image Source: Multichoice) Multichoice Nigeria will be launching a pay-per-view (PPV) option in the country. The company emphasised that the PPV concept is a cable or satellite… Read full story here Read More

Nigerian owned Holla Cab to launch in Lagos

September 12, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Online & Social, Top Stories, West Africa Nigerian owned Holla Cab to launch in Lagos. Nigerian cab service, Holla Cab, will be launching very soon according to the country chief executive, Edward Essien. The ride hailing service will work… Read full story here Read More

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