The unlawful sale and use of pre-registered of SIM cards has continued and is now hobbling the efforts to get the true identities of mobile phone users in Nigeria. The sale or use of pre-registered of SIM card carries a fine or jail term or both, according to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). For a… Read more Sales of pre-registered SIM cards boom despite fines
By Allan Olingo Uganda has stopped the sale of new SIM cards until telcos install card readers that will electronically validate national identity cards. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) on Friday instructed all telecom operators to recall all SIM cards that are held in stock by street vendors, agents and hawkers. The sale will only… Read more Uganda Orders a Freeze On Sale of New SIM Cards
The Director Public Affairs (DPA) at the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Mr. Tony Ojobo, yesterday reiterated the long-standing position of the Commission on the tolerance of unregistered SIM Cards by telecom service providers on their networks. Implicitly, Ojobo warns the general public not to buy pre-registered SIM Cards from persons and businesses that had done…… Read more There will be consequences for any network that tolerates unregistered SIM Cards” – NCC – The Citizen
Everyone’s needs and budget are different. And new gadgets always come along and render yesterday’s hottest tech obsolete—and much more affordable. In every category, however, you’ll find over-marketed specs that really shouldn’t mean much to most people. And a few specs don’t get nearly enough attention. Laptops, Desktops, and Storage Before you plop down your… Read more Which Gadget Specs Really Matter?