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
Few days ago, Don Jazzy and Dele Odufuye, Managing Director & CEO of Tsaboin, launched a free Wi-Fi Internet service in Lagos known as Flobyt. Swift Networks Limited has also gone on to launch a similar service. Called RED CHEETAH, the broadband Wi-Fi service is completely free of charge and has no download limits. It… Read more Swift Networks launches free broadband Wi-Fi service in Lagos
Did you know that 1 gigabyte of data represents almost 18 percent of the average African’s monthly income? African governments are literally holding back African citizens from the true reach and potential of the internet. So, we need private individuals to provide these internet services. Click here to view complete post at www.konbini.com
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
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
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
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
From The Guardian findings, the process of erecting a BTS has become ensnared by bureaucracy such that it could take up to six months or more to erect a single base station. Perhaps, this should put in perspective the enormity of the logistic challenge that has entailed erecting 29,000 disparate BTS across the country including… Read more Telecoms’ challenges persist
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
This is a very common perspective in Nigeria where I come from as a result of scam activities peddled by fast money thirsty men. Asides the popular ways of making money online like owning a lucrative gossip blog, breaking or political news blogs or being a social media overlord, every other form of online money… Read more MAKING MONEY ONLINE IS FOR SCAMMERS. PERIOD!
How many fraudulent unsolicited mails do you receive daily? While for some it’s just a few, for others, the mails come in torrents with some defying all logic. That the obvious reason behind these mails is a ploy to defraud unsuspecting Nigerians does not make it any better. Today, the world has become that of… Read more Clipping cybercrime wings in Nigeria
I could recall we never had this epic table phone but i always cherished each moment given to me to hear my uncle speak to me from the Uk over it. It was really funny because , we practically had to visit the neighborhood and wait for some minutes in anticipation for the call from… Read more Telecommunication Evolution In Nigeria With PIctures.