Category: Mobile

BREAKING: N541.8 billion debt: Three Nigerian banks set to take over Etisalat

N541.8 billion debt: Three Nigerian banks set to take over Etisalat

Despite the intervention of the Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, to broker a peaceful resolution between Etisalat Nigeria and a consortium of banks, it appears the effort may not have yielded a truce, as the banks are set to take over the telecoms firm today (Wednesday), PREMIUM TIMES learnt The consortium of some foreign and Nigerian Read More

Rumoured Tecno Phonepad will come with 7-inch Screen, fingerprint sensor and possibly 3GB RAM

Rumoured Tecno Phonepad will come with 7-inch Screen, fingerprint sensor and possibly 3GB RAM

Are our phones getting smarter or computers simply getting smaller? The thing is, these days, our computers have not only moved away from desktop to laptops but our laptops have also shredded most of its parts like the CD ROM, RJ45 and VGA Ports – in fact, it has further reduced its size by introducing Read More

Mobile Internet Prices In Nigeria Are Dropping, So Why Are Its User Numbers Falling Too?

At the start of last year, Nigeria seemed on course to clock an important milestone: hitting 100 million mobile internet users. But that’s no longer the case. New data from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) shows a steady decline the country’s internet user numbers, despite a fall in mobile internet data prices. Since mid-2016, mobile Read More

CONSUMER TECH Spotlight | What hope for Made-in-Nigeria phones?

CONSUMER TECH Spotlight | What hope for Made-in-Nigeria phones?

The need to become less dependent on imported products has never been more critical than now that our major import which is crude oil has been on a free fall in the global market and making our currency the most unstable, resulting in a current exchange rate of N485 to $1 (at parallel market) and Read More

Due to new NCC regulation, umbrella and kiosk SIM registrations are about to become a thing of the past

Due to new NCC regulation, umbrella and kiosk SIM registrations are about to become a thing of the past

According to NCC’s head of Enforcement Unit, Salisu Abdu, the commission had issued this directive to all telecom operators since November 2016 to stop their representatives from registering SIM cards in the open, under umbrellas and kiosks. This directive was intended to be effected as from February 1, 2017. Click here to view complete post Read More

New data subscription: Glo and Etisalat launch midnight plans

New data subscription: Glo and Etisalat launch midnight plans

It looks like the telecommunications providers have resumed their data wars. you will remember when they were at their highest last year; during that period, all the networks kept slashing the price of their data. Up until the period when the Nigerian Communications Commission decided to increase the price of data. All of a sudden, Read More

The Perfect Guide to Buying the right Smartphone

A smartphone is a very important device for day to day activities. it is important for communication via mobile network, email, social media and so on. It is also used for organising the daily activities and get the best out of most situations. Continue Reading Read More

Nigerian Banks USSD Codes for Recharging Your Mobile Airtime

Nigerian Banks USSD Codes for Recharging Your Mobile Airtime

These days one doesnt have to buy a recharge card or be stranded because you cant get a place to buy or an atm. You can easily recharge your phone directly from your bank Account as most banks in Nigeria now use these service. Read more Read More

Huawei P9 hands-on: With Leica

Huawei P9 hands-on: With Leica

Towards the end of December, I got the chance to play briefly with the Huawei P9 smartphone launched in April 2016. That is the flagship with rear dual cameras and Leica lens. Leica Camera AG is a manufacturer of optics and Leica cameras. Read Original Post Read More

The Gionee M6: Marathon is not a myth

The Gionee M6: Marathon is not a myth

For the smartphone world, it is the best of times, as it is the time of bests. The Gionee M6 is a fresh evolution of the almighty Gionee species that promises to raise the smartphone experience to newborn dimensions with a powerful battery. Click here to view original post at www.premiumtimesng.com Read More

Nigeria Mobile Phone Report 2016

If you have an aversion for hype, please ignore all the noise and overblown figures being thrown about everywhere about mobile/smartphone/internet users in Nigeria. This is a country where the top downloaded bank, news and e-commerce apps have less than 5 million downloads each. And for a country that is hugely religious, the top church/religious Read More

Nigerian 4G networks embrace poor Quality of Service

Nigerian 4G networks embrace poor Quality of Service

After blazing launches, Nigerian 4G networks have began to embrace the poor quality of service that ISPs in the country are generally known for. Using wireless internet connection as your primary means of internet access in Nigeria requires that you have a healthy dose of patience and long-suffering. If […] Click here to view original Read More

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