DSTV and GOtv fight for their lives in Nigeria

February 14, 2018 • General, Top Stories, West Africa Abuja, Nigeria. On 10 February 2018, the Federal Government in Nigeria 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, according… Read full story here

Nigeria: NCC rejects telcos tariff hike plea

November 27, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, 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) has revealed that it has refused to… Read full story here

Nigeria: Uber like app for electricians launched

November 20, 2017 • Mining & Energy, Mobile and Telecoms, Startups, Top Stories, West Africa Nigeria: Uber like app for electricians launched. On Friday 17 November 2017, Nigerian startup Install.com.ng launched its on-demand electrician service. The newly launched service, which could… Read full story here

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

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

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

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