NiRA takes down DomainKing website over customers’ complaints

Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), managers of .ng, the country’s code Top Level Domain (ccTLD), has taken down the website of India-based .ng ccTLD Accredited Registrar, DomainKing over customers’ complaints. DomainKing customers had contacted NiRA via emails and phone calls to complain about the company’s failure to render them services even after they’ve made the… Read more NiRA takes down DomainKing website over customers’ complaints

How MTN sacked 63 employees, barred them from related employment for four years

The telecommunication giant, MTN Nigeria, sacked 63 of its employees in 2009 and barred them from securing a job in the sector for four years, court documents obtained by PREMIUM TIMES have shown. Last year, the National Industrial Court in Lagos, in a 2013 suit filed by the dismissed employees, delivered a judgment condemning the… Read more How MTN sacked 63 employees, barred them from related employment for four years

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 New data subscription: Glo and Etisalat launch midnight plans

Skip The Noisy Generators, You Can Now Have Uninterrupted Power With An Mtn Sim

The Mobile Electricity Service is an MTN SIM-enabled solar-based system which can help Nigerians enjoy accessible, noise-free and fume-free electricity for everyday use and conveniently pay with airtime from a MTN mobile phone. The mobile electricity device which comes with a 5 year warranty, can light up bulbs and power appliances like fans, televisions, cell… Read more Skip The Noisy Generators, You Can Now Have Uninterrupted Power With An Mtn Sim

Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s

A new financial service has been introduced in BBM for Nigerians. This service which is also known as Paycode, enables cardless cash withdrawals at ATMs as well as cardless/cashless payments in participating in real-world stores. Paycode is a service from Interswitch Ltd which has made all this possible. Nigerians can find Paycode on their Discover… Read more Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s

Here’s what will happen if Nigerian telcos block WhatsApp calls

Once again, Nigerian telcos are beating the tired drums of how services like WhatsApp calls (voice and video) and others are eating into their revenue. Apparently, those of us who buy data from your network to make voice and video calls on WhatsApp, Skype, BBM and others are costing the telcos a whopping NGN 20tn.… Read more Here’s what will happen if Nigerian telcos block WhatsApp calls