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Nigeria 30% Broadband Target: End in Sight to Right of Way Issues?

*Nigerian Government insists it is possible to hit 8% broadband in 6 months and that 54 million citizens must have access to high speed internet by year end   Isaiah Onwuanumba Apex industry regulator, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has revealed that there is a solution in sight to the lingering Right-of-Way issues in the country and insists that 30% oof ...

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Tejas Networks Unfolds ICT Products Plan For Nigeria Market

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Tejas Networks Limited, a global optical & data networking company of Indian origin with over 400,000 products deployed in over 65 countries around the world, has unfolded its grand plan for the Nigerian market. Mr. Arnob Roy, Co-founder, Tejas Networks Limited, elaborated on the company’s plans while speaking on the sidelines of the 4th Indo-African ICT Expo, ...

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Indo-Africa ICT Expo 2018 : India’s First 4G LTE Telecom System Berths In Lagos

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Vihaan Networks Limited (VNL), a leading global telecom equipment manufacturer, today announced the launch of its LTE based communication portfolio for the African markets in Lagos. . The products are being showcased for preview at the Indo-Africa ICT Expo 2018, Lagos, Nigeria, at booth numbers 3B &4B, Eko Hotel & Suites. The rugged systems have been designed ...

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Internet Access: Poor Terrestrial Fibre Links Major Bottlenecks In Nigeria, Others

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Experts at the Africa Session of the International Telecoms Week conference in far away Chicago have described terrestrial fibre constraints as the mother of all bottlenecks hindering increased Internet penetration on the continent. During his presentation on the theme “Enabling Content on the African Continent”, Chief Executive Officer of research firm, Xalam Analytics, Guy Zibi analyzed ...

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MainOne Secures Operations License In Cote D’Ivoire

MainOne says its  West Africa expansion gets boost with Cote D’Ivoire license   IT NEWS NIGERIA: MainOne announced today it has secured a license to expand national and international connectivity services in Cote D’Ivoire, according to a statement. It added that the C1B license, received from Minister Bruno Koné, the country’s Minister for Communication, Digital Economy and Postal Services, will ...

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MainOne CEO Highlights Data Centre Hosting, Cloud investment At TMT Finance Africa 2018

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Chief Executive Officer of MainOne, Funke Opeke has highlighted the opportunity for increased investment in shared fiber network infrastructure and data center and cloud computing infrastructure in Africa. This, she said was key to further unlocking the gains in the digital transformation of the continent. She spoke at the 2018 TMT Finance Africa Conference, a forum ...

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Data Pricing: Estream Networks CEO Applauds NCC

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Managing Director and the Chief Executive Officer, Estream Networks Ltd Muyiwa Ogungboye has applauded the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on the recent move by the commission for determination of cost based pricing for retail broadband and data services in Nigeria Ogungboye in a statement said, “I want to specifically drum support for the move that the ...

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Data Centre Operators Urge Strong Regulation On Local Data Hosting

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Nigeria Data Centre operators has called on Federal Government to come up with a strong Local Data hosting regulation in the country to justify investment and reduce cost customers pay.   This was the unanimous agreement at the Nigeria Information Technology Reporters Association (NITRA)’s February 2018 Edition of the monthly interactive session themed: ‘Breakfast Meeting With ...

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