CBN moves to secure USSD mobile transaction platform — Daily Times Nigeria

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has come up with an exposure draft to secure the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) code for mobile transactions, which is becoming increasingly more popular among banks in Nigeria.Laja Shorunke, Group Head, IT& E-banking control at United Bank for Africa, disclosed this when he spoke at the Hackcess cyber security Read More

Ntel appoints Ernest Akinlola as New CEO

The board of ntel has announced the appointment of Ernest Akinlola as its new substantive Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer. Akinlola is a senior executive with over 20 years experience in telecoms media and technology. He joined the fledgling One 2 One telecoms operator in the United Kingdom and was instrumental in establishing a world class Read More

Ecobank introduces Mobile Xpress Cash cardless withdrawal — Daily Times Nigeria

The Ecobank Group has upgraded its Mobile App to now offer Xpress Cash service. The Xpress Cash service allows customers access cash from Ecobank ATMs using e-Tokens generated from their Mobile App. The Xpress Cash e-Token gives the customer total control over theirs funds to make convenient withdrawal by self or send to 3rd parties Read More

Nigeria Com’17 to harp on ‘Strengthening Networks & ICT of Digital Nigeria’ — Daily Times Nigeria

NigeriaCom, a leading trade fair & conference dedicated to Africa’s largest telecoms market is to harp on ‘strengthening Networks & ICT of Digital Nigeria’ as it hosts 40+ speakers and 600+ attendees from September 20th-21st 2017 at the Eko Meridien Hotel Expo Centre, Lagos. Nigeria Com promises a unified licensing regime due to the high Read More