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At ITU Telecom World, NCC advocates soft regulation to drive broadband demand

By Olubunmi Adeniyi Lagos. October 22, 2012: The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has advocated for subtle regulation of the telecoms sector to stimulate demand for broadband networks and services in the country. Market forces alone are not enough to drive broadband demand Loila Emakpore, Director, NCC, says during a panellist discussion at the just-concluded International […]

Nigeria’s broadcast regulator envisions N260 billion Digital Migration Dividends

ICT: At ITU World 2012, CommTech Minister wants women inclusion

By Olubunmi Adeniyi Lagos. October 22, 2012: Omobola Johnson, Minister of Communication Technology, has recommended basic connectivity, affordable access devices and service plans for greater inclusion of Nigerian women in the knowledge-based economy driven by ICTs just like their counterparts cross the globe. Johnson who made this recommendation at the Ministerial Roundtable discussion on “The […]

Digitronics CEO says broadband needed to boost telemedicine in Nigeria

Young Innovators to showcase talents at ITU Telecom World 2012

By Abbas Bolanle Lagos. July 20, 2012: The International Telecommunications Union (ITU), the leading United Nations agency for ICT is offering social entrepreneurs aged 18-25 years the opportunity to shine a global spotlight on their innovative tech ideas and digital creativity. The UN specialised agency says it is in search of the next generation of […]

CommTech Minister: How GWIN uses technology for gender empowerment