Rise in data tariff is for competition — NCC

  The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has said that the planned increase in data tariff by telecom operators was to create competition in the sector. NCC Deputy Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau, Alhaji Ismail Adedigba, stated this in Osogbo, Osun State. He said that the decision to increase data tariff was to prevent the sector from becoming More...

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By hallmarknews On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
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Network congestion: Subscribers brace up for poor service quality

As the festive season draws near, there are indications that telecommunication subscribers are poised to counter the usual unavoidable plight of network congestion they are usually subjected to during the Christmas More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Sophos debut Always-On File encryption for data shared across Windows, Mac, iOS, Android Platforms

  Sophos, a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced Sophos SafeGuard Encryption 8, a new synchronized encryption solution that protects data against theft from malware, attackers or More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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National ID: Danbatta, NCC Boss, approves data release to NIMC

Efforts by the Federal Government to harmonize biometric data captured by different agencies in the country has received a major boost, as the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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NCC, Airtel, LASIMRA, others set for telecoms seminar

Stakeholders from public and private sectors at Federal and State levels are set for the third quarter seminar series being organised by the Nigeria Information and Communication Technology Reporters’ Association. The More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Glo Chairman enters ‘Telecoms Hall of Fame’

Nigeria’s multi-billionaire investor and Chairman of Globacom, Dr. Mike Adenuga Jr. (GCON), has been enrolled into the’Telecoms Hall of Fame for Telecoms Development’ as a Platinum member. Dr. More...

By hallmarknews On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Hope rises in NSE as MTN taps July 2017 for listing

According to a reliable source, MTN may have fixed ‘this specific date’ to debunk wide-spread insinuations that it was really not keen on actually being listed on the Nigerian bourse, and was only buying More...

By hallmarknews On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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Information you avoid sending through your email

Due to its instant delivery nature, many people are often tempted to use the electronic mail commonly known as e-mail to transmit just any information ranging from official letters, informal letters to sensitive More...

By Felix OLOYEDE On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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South Africa’s MTN to swing to H1 loss on Nigeria fine

* MTN said on June 10 it had agreed to pay a heavily reduced fine of 330 billion naira ($1.2 billion), or a third of the initial penalty, in a settlement with Nigeria for missing a deadline to deactivate more than More...