NCC tasks MNOs over N30b subscribers’ loss to unsolicited SMS

NCC tasks MNOs over N30b subscribers’ loss to unsolicited SMS

Following claims by the National Association of Telecommunications Subscribers of Nigeria (NATCOMS) that telephone users in the country lose about N30 billion to unsolicited Short Message Service (SMS) monthly from the activities of Value Added Service Providers (VAS), the Nigerian...
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Audu died a courageous politician, says Buhari

Audu died a courageous politician, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has  expressed shock over the news of the death of Abubakar Audu, the All Progressives Congress candidate in the inconclusive Kogi State governorship election. The President, who is attending the Third Gas Exporting Countries Forum ...
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NCC to sanction more firms

NCC to sanction more firms

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)  has threatened to sanction MTN, Airtel and Globacom for defying its directive on automatic migration to Pay-As-You-Go data bundle. The Commission made this known in its ‘2015 third quarter Compliance Monitoring ...
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Buhari restates commitment to Privatisation

Buhari restates commitment to Privatisation

President Muhammadu Buhari has reaffirmed his Administration’s commitment to the Federal Government’s privatisation and commercialisation policy. Speaking at an audience with Peugeot’s Executive Vice President for Africa and the Middle-East, Mr. Jean-Chr...
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Dangote remains Africa’s richest person, says Forbes

Dangote remains Africa’s richest person, says Forbes

For the fifth consecutive year, Forbes has  rated the President of the Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, as Africa’s richest person in Africa.  The Magazine also ranked Dangote as the 67th richest person in the world, from a peak of 23rd...
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Dangote Cement reward customers with N300m

Dangote Cement reward customers with N300m

AS part of measures to compensate and enrich its teeming customers across the country, Dangote Cement has commenced its biggest promo that will benefit 3, 783 customers. The promo, which, began recently will be activated across the country and will...
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MTN gets Friday deadline to pay $5.2b fine

MTN gets Friday deadline to pay $5.2b fine

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has extended to Friday the deadline given to MTN to pay a $5.2billion fine. According to the commission, it sanctioned the telecommunications giant based on security reasons following its failure to deactivate 5.2m...
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Customs seeks support for reforms

Customs seeks support for reforms

 The  Public Relations Officer, Tin-Can Island Customs Command,  Chris Osunkwo, has commended  the Comptroller-General of Customs, retired Col. Hameed Ali’s bold initiatives towards reforming the service and increasing revenue.  Osunkwo  gave the comme...
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SEC pledges compliance with Corporate Governance Code

SEC pledges compliance with Corporate Governance Code

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has pledged to collaborate with other regulators in the interest of the nation’s capital market. Speaking in Abuja when  the executives of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria ...
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Buhari task ministers on Treasury Single Account

Buhari task ministers on Treasury Single Account

The adoption of Treasury Single Account has resulted in the blocking of financial leakages in  public sector, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Speaking yesterday during the inauguration of Minister, Buhari said the initiative is  making more funds availa...
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MTN  CEO Resigns over $5.2b fine

MTN CEO Resigns over $5.2b fine

MTN Group, the parent company of MTN Nigeria, which was slammed a record $5.2 billion fine by the Nigerian National telecommunications Commission (NCC), over its delayed disconnection of unregistered mobile phone numbers, has forced Chief Executive Officer, Mr...
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