Category: IT & Telecoms News

Facebook unveils ‘Watch’ Platform for Exclusive TV Shows, Sports

Facebook has today announced the launch of an upcoming platform called “Watch,” designed to air Facebook-exclusive TV shows. Watch is Facebook’s official platform for shows on Facebook, and it will be available on mobile, desktop, and in Facebook’s TV apps. According to Facebook, its shows are “made up of episodes – live or recorded – and follow…

Cellulant Nigeria technology excels in Afghanistan

Bolaji Akinboro Cellulant Nigeria has been engaged by the Ministry of Agriculture Irrigation & Livestock in Afghanistan, to commence the process of establishing a market-based input distribution technology.The aim of this collaborative effort, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek gathered, is to bolster Afghanistan’s drive for self-sufficiency in wheat production.Cellulant’s, eWallet technology will help boost Afghanistan’s Agricultural sector in…

 MTN appoints Okigbo as corporate relations executive

  Advertisement   The management of MTN Nigeria says it has appointed Tobechukwu Okigbo as its corporate relations executive. The company in a statement said the appointment is to provide deep insight on strategy and drive targeted engagement with critical stakeholders.   MTN said Okigbo will lead its approach towards enhancing its corporate reputation and projecting…

Communications Minister Urges National Assembly to Pass NIPOST Reform Bill

…Launches Action Plan on Restructuring The Minister of Communications, Barrister Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu on Monday called on the National Assembly to expedite action in deliberating and subsequently passing the Postal Reform Bill  and other related bills pending before the legislators aiming at restructuring the nation’s postal flagship, the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST).   Barr. Shittu made this…

9mobile will be reposition before sale, says First Bank

Advertisement First Bank of Nigeria (FBN) says the Nigerian Banks who took over 9mobile — formerly known as Etisalat Nigeria — are stabilising the telecommunication company before looking for new investors to buy into the company. According to Reuters report, First Bank said the country’s fourth largest telecoms group will keep stability until they can…