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NITDA warns Nigerians over online investment schemes

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) warned Nigerians to be wary of anew wave of online investment schemes promising huge returns with a view to scam Nigerians. This is even as the agency denied any form of endorsement of any such scheme. NITDA, in a statement signed by its Head,...
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USSD: Banks Owe Telcos N17bn, Says Danbatta

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has said that commercial banks in the country are owing telecommunications companies over N17 billion following the regulator’s suspension of its Determination on Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) Pricing last year. The NCC, in furtherance of...
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PRESS RELEASE: NCC Revises Determination on USSD Pricing

…Initiates fresh engagement with stakeholders. The Nigerian Communications Commission, in furtherance of its mandate to protect the interests of consumers and support a robust telecommunications sector, has revised its Determination on Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) pricing published on the 23rd of July, 2019. The amendment was necessitated following a...
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Galaxy Backbone States Role in NICTIB Phase II Loan to Nigeria

Galaxy Backbone has clarified its role in the ‘$400m’ loan for the National Information and Communications Technology Infrastructure Backbone (NICTIB) Phase II project as technology implementation agency of the federal government. This is coming against the backdrop of recent reports carried by some media organisations on the alleged discovery by...
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Senate Confirms Danbatta’s Reappointment as NCC Boss

The Nigerian Senate, the country’s upper legislative chamber, has officially confirmed the nomination of Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta for reappointment as the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). The Senate confirmed Danbatta during its plenary on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 in...
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Creation of Thousands New Jobs as CBN Takes over National Theatre

Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Sunday formally takes over the National Theatre in Lagos on behalf of the bankers committee. Godwin Emefiele, governor, CBN, said its taking over for transformation would yield million jobs. Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of Information and Culture, said that the planned restoration and upgrade...
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