Nigeria still wrestling with SIM-NIN integration headache
Process fraught with challenges, including widespread fear of mass disconnection of subscriber phone lines.
Confusion, fear and frustration over Nigeria’s National ID number registration
Integration with SIM registration records beset with complication, including reports of disconnection of lines because of policy.
Nigeria’s NCC threaten telcos with licence withdrawal over SIM cards
The Nigerian regulator says urgent drastic measures have now become inevitable to improve the integrity and transparency of the SIM registration process.
Nigeria suspends sale, registration, activation of new SIM cards
The move is expected to impact SA’s MTN, which is the leading mobile network operator in the west African country.
Nigeria: ENDSARS campaign tests relations in telecommunications
Twitter, NCC, operators weigh in on recent developments and roles played.
Nigeria’s telecommunications under threat as unrest continues
Protests taking new and dangerous dimensions in some states, says local risk management executive.
Nigeria confident of achieving 70% broadband target
National broadband plan to achieve 70% penetration by 2025.
Nigeria: banks owe telcos US$45-million over USSD suspension
Minister says banks must pay for using telecommunications networks and infrastructure, including USSD channels.
Buhari moves to protect telecommunications infrastructure
Latest development meant to curb vandalism as market progresses on reducing Right of Way costs.
Nigeria: NCC's new chairman must 'hit ground running'
Irregular SIM card registration, data management and privacy issues among top priorities for Professor Adeolu Akande.