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Airtel Leapfrogs Glo To Become Nigeria’s Second Largest Mobile Operator

According to fresh data released by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Airtel experienced a rise from 24,847,567 subscribers, last December, to 26,194,336 in February. That is 21% of the Nigerian Mobile Operator market share, making Airtel the second largest network ahead of Globacom, which experienced a 6% drop from 25,933,867 to 24,490,650 subscribers since December. … Continue reading

NCC Rules out Extension of SIM Registration Deadline

INDICATIONS emerged Sunday that the NCC would not extend the deadline date for SIM disconnection in Nigeria. The commission had fixed Sunday, June 30 for the disconnection of unregistered SIMs in the country. In The Guardian’s enquiry to NCC’s Director of Public Affairs, Dr. Tony Ojobo, yesterday on possible extension date, Ojobo simply replied, “No … Continue reading

NCC plans special number to check poor telecoms service delivery.

Nigerian Communications Commission-NCC-Logo THE Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to introduce what it described as a number portal service before the end of the month to help tackle poor telecommunications service delivery faced by consumers in the country. This was disclosed by Executive Vice Chairman of the commission, Dr. Eugene Juwah, at the weekend during … Continue reading

10yr Old Boy Emerges Nigeria’s Youngest Microsoft Certified Professional

Seyi Ojo Anjolaoluwa, Nigeria’s Youngest Microsoft Certified Professional A JSS 1 pupil of Valencia College, Ibadan, Oyo State, has done his school proud by becoming one of the youngest kids that have obtained the Microsoft Certified Professional certificate. 10-year-old pupil, Seyi-Ojo Anjolaoluwa, has emerged the youngest Nigerian Microsoft certified professional and one of the youngest … Continue reading

Ikeja Computer Village on its way to Kotangowa as Lagos Govt Relocates IT Cluster

A-section-of-the- Computer village market As traders in popular Computer Village, Ikeja look ahead to life in the new location where the state government is preparing for them, SAMUEL AWOYINFA writes on what makes the market thick. Entering the popular Computer Village, Ikeja from Ola Ayeni Street, either on foot or by car can be a … Continue reading

NCC arrests 75 agents running illegal Sim cards registration

National Communications Commission (NCC), said it has arrested 75 agents operating Sim Card registration for engaging in fraudulent practices. Five of the agents were apprehended in Minna, will the remaining 70 were arrested in other states in the North Central and South West regions of the country. The NCC Head of Enforcement, Mr. Efosa Idehen, … Continue reading


ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Guests at one New Jersey casino won’t even have to get out of bed in order to place a bet. The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City said it will become the first casino in the United States to let guests gamble over hotel room TV sets, starting … Continue reading

MTN Nigeria ready for Mobile Number Portability

Nigeria’s leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) company, MTN has said that it is ready to implement Mobile Number Portability (MNP) in consonance with the policy of the industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). The NCC has recently announced plans to flag off Mobile Number Portability in the first quarter of this year. Speaking … Continue reading

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