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ATCON Hosts 2019 Telecom Executives and Regulators Forum July 11

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The National Executive Council of the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has announced today Dealers that the 5th edition of Telecom Executives and Regulators Forum which is one of its flagship events has been fixed for July 11, 2019 at the prestigious Fourpoints by Sheraton, Victoria Island, Lagos, according to a release. ATCON,  led by ...

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Greenhouse Carbon Audit: V4 Advisors Certifies Zenith Bank Of Nigeria

IT NEWS NIGERIA: *Zenith Bank achieves feat of first nigerian bank to consecutively audit its greenhouse gas (carbon) emissions and be certified compliant using internationally recognized “GHG Protocol” Zenith Bank Plc was presented with a Certificate for Greenhouse Gas Auditing by V4 Advisors after a successful completion of the Bank’s Greenhouse Gas Audit for the 2018 Financial Year. The presentation ...

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Nigeria Telecom: Angry Stakeholders Urge President Buhari To Use Executive Order To End Multiple Levies

IT NEWS NIGERIA: * FG must act now to stop multiple levies and  telecoms Infrastructure vandalism Angry Stakeholders Thursday Urged Federal Government under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari to Issue Executive Order as a last resort to put an end to multiple taxation and activities of state governments, local communities and agencies against telecoms Infrastructure in the country Speaking ...

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Number Portability: We Are Angry, We Cannot Port Out of ntel – Subscribers

IT NEWS NIGERIA: ntel  subscribers are dismayed and angry they cannot port out of the problem plagued telecoms service provider while retain their all important mobile numbers and have petitioned Nigerian Communication Commission to intervene. A number of them told IT NEWS NIGERIA within the week in Lagos that it is unfortunate opportunities opened to other customers using MTN, GLO, ...

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Partners Applauds NCC For “Rendering Statutory World-Class Service”

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has been described as a flagship public sector organisation delivering statutory world class regulatory services. Two partners of the Commission – the National Orthopedic Hospital, Dala, Kano; and the Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, Vom, Plateau State – said this today when the top echelon of the institutions’ Management ...

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Smile Telecoms Appoints Farroukh As Group CEO

IT NEWS NIGERIA: * Irene Charnley, Founder Of Smile, Now Deputy Chairman  Smile Telecoms, a Pan-­African telecommunications group with operations in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, has announced the appointments of Mr. Ahmad Farroukh as Group Chief Executive Officer and Ms. Irene Charnley as Deputy Chairman, respectively, effective 1 June 2019. Ahmad Farroukh, who currently ...

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“Our Plan is to Facilitate the Accomplishment of 120,000 Kilometres of Fibre by 2023″
- NCC EVC Danbatta

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta has said NCC is poised to facilitate the laying of 120,000 kilometers optic fibre infrastructure by 2023. He noted that when this is done there will be an exponential increase in the contribution of telecom to GDP which presently stands at ...

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Microsoft Africa Development Centre Launch Excites Sanwo-Olu, Says Technology Is New Economy

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has expressed joy over the launch of the Microsoft Africa Development Centre in Lagos. The governor-elect, who attended the launch on Friday evening in Lagos, reiterated the significance of the technology in the 21st Century, stating that his excitement is borne out of his incoming government’s determination to use technology as ...

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