Target connectivity first, then 4IR ambition - Vodacom

Africa's 4IR
priorities

Vodacom exec stresses
need for connectivity.


Thursday, Nov 21st

MTN Nigeria in key wireless internet partnerships.

MTN Nigeria partners with NetLink, NIGCOMSAT

Mobile operator has teamed up with NIGCOMSAT and NetLink Limited to deliver ICT solutions.

Nigeria’s Computer Warehouse Group launches $10mn data centre in Lagos.

Nigeria’s Computer Warehouse Group launches $10mn data centre in Lagos

Tier three grade data centre was built within 24 months and is planned to target banks and SMEs.

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Nigeria’s NCC proposes fibre plan to boost internet speeds

Watchdog has called for the licensing of a mega-infrastructure company called InfraCo to roll-out the offering.

Spectranet expands LTE service in Nigeria to Abuja, Ibadan.

Nigeria's Spectranet expands LTE service to Abuja, Ibadan

Internet service provider say the two states join Lagos in having the offering.

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Nigeria records 1,200 fibre cuts amid road constructions

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) asks state governments to stop digging up cables.

Stakeholders in Nigeria's electronic business sector plan to meet this week.

Nigeria Internet Group, NCC and Omobola Johnson to attend e-business forum

Stakeholders in the electronic business sector in the West African country plan to meet this week.

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Nigeria’s MainOne starts data centre construction

Work on the $25 million project in Lagos has been kick-started by the submarine cable company.

Nigeria: NCC’s Eugene Juwah calls for open access broadband model.

Nigeria: NCC’s Juwah calls for open access broadband model

Executive vice chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission says infrastructure sharing could boost access.

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Singapore’s iDirect upgrades Nigerian SimbaNET’s network

SimbaNET is a licensed very small aperture terminal (VSAT) operator in Nigeria.

Nigeria’s NCC commences auctioning of 2.3 GHz license

Nigeria’s NCC kick-starts auctioning of 2.3 GHz license

Sale of frequency band is part of a plan to have a wholesale broadband provider in the West African country.

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Nigerian university fibre project to go live

The N95 million World Bank-backed network is expected to be launched at the University of Ilorin, in Nigeria’s Kwara State.