Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

ITWeb Africa

Sunday, Feb 23rd

Nigerian telcos mum over latest NCC fine

Nigerian telcos mum over latest NCC fine

Only MTN was exempt from the NGN2.7-billion fine over forceful subscription.

MTN’s ‘controversy-free’ time in Nigeria may be short-lived

MTN's 'controversy-free' time in Nigeria may be short-lived

It is too early to conclude MTN is now off the hook in Nigeria, given the tax case has been referred to other parts of government, say analysts.

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

Decision made after following careful review and due consultation with relevant statutory agencies.

Malware disguised under Billie Eilish brand fools 9,000 in Nigeria

Malware disguised under Billie Eilish brand fools 9,000 in Nigeria

Kaspersky found 30,982 malicious files that used the names of artists or their tracks in order to spread malware.

MTN shuts stores, service centres in Nigeria, Jhb

MTN shuts stores, service centres in Nigeria, Jhb

Mobile network operator confirms attacks on four outlets in the West African country.

MTN announces US$1.6-bn investment in Nigeria

MTN announces US$1.6-bn investment in Nigeria

Company announces capital investment in network, operations over the next three years.

Nigerian students vow to retaliate over xenophobic attacks in SA

Nigerian students vow to retaliate over xenophobic attacks in SA

National Association of Nigerian Students said it will enforce its ultimatum issued to SA companies to leave Nigeria.

First Google Developers Space opens in Lagos

First Google Developers Space opens in Lagos

Entrepreneurs, developers, VCs and investors invited to connect and collaborate.

Nigerian students demand MTN, MultiChoice leave the country

Nigerian students demand MTN, MultiChoice leave the country

South African businesses operating in Nigeria, including MultiChoice and MTN, have been given seven days to leave the country.

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Betting site claims it was actually the server provider that was targeted.

MTN Nigeria denies cyber attack, blames glitch

MTN Nigeria denies cyber attack, blames glitch

The telco has refuted reports that it suffered a cyber attack in the West African country.