SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

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Where to deploy masts? Nigeria's telcos may have to rethink strategy

Where to deploy masts? Nigeria's telcos may have to rethink strategy

Lawmakers tackle the issue of healthcare concerns and telecom infrastructure positioning.

Airtel Nigeria appoints new VP for mobile money

Airtel Nigeria appoints new VP for mobile money

Company says it is reorganising its commercial operations to accelerate growth, drive efficiency.

MTN reacts to Nigeria ultimatum

MTN reacts to Nigeria ultimatum

National Association of Nigerian Students issues warning to South African companies operating in the West African country.

More VoLTE users than OTT subscribers by 2021 – report

More VoLTE users than OTT subscribers by 2021 – report

Juniper Research says the increase will allow telcos to secure returns on 4G investments.

Nigeria's telecom regulator to review mobile voice termination rates

Nigeria's telecom regulator to review mobile voice termination rates

NCC appoints PwC to conduct an impact assessment.

NCC declares state of emergency on QoS

NCC declares state of emergency on QoS

Regulator acknowledges challenges but urges industry to subscribe to 2017 as 'year of the consumer'.

Vodacom in ICT development deal with Nigeria's Kaduna State

Mobile network operator has revealed timeline of three-pronged ICT development initiative.

Is the NCC creating a VAS monopoly?

Is the NCC creating a VAS monopoly?

Suspicion trails regulator's refusal to release new VAS long codes to licensees.

Security agency to protect Nigeria's telecom installations

Security agency to protect Nigeria's telecom installations

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps will intensify surveillance of facilities across the West African country.

OTT services a headache for Nigeria’s tech regulator

OTT services a headache for Nigeria's tech regulator

NCC's policy division releases management report amid calls by telcos to block services.

Forex challenge thwarts Nigeria's telecom expansion plans

Forex challenge thwarts Nigeria's telecom expansion plans

Operators acknowledge difficulty in accessing funds required for equipment to build up networks, as lack of base stations and tower operations stifle development.