Category: IT & Telecoms News

IHS invests to improve quality of life in communities in the South East of Nigeria

Speaking during the commissioning, General Manager, IHS, Barrister Jimoh Umoru said that the company’s commitment to corporate social responsibility stems from the belief that IHS is part of the communities in which it operates. “We are passionate about improving the quality of life through education in Nigeria and are pleased to partner with government and communities toward providing a more conducive learning environment to breed future leaders,” he added

NCC targeting about $224 million from issue 14 licences in 2.6GHz auction process

Executive Vice Chairman of the Commission, Dr. Eugene Juwah, disclosed this while speaking on the resumption of the licensing process of the spectrum in Abuja adding that the proposed auctioning of 2.6GHz spectrum band in the second quarter of this year, precisely on May 4, would unleash the expected broadband penetration in the country and bring the desired competition in the nation’s broadband market.

E-commerce platform: South Africa bill to surpass Nigeria soon

From a recent study conducted in South Africa by global market research company Ipsos, on behalf of PayPal and FNB, has revealed a growing interest by South African internet users to shop online. The study reveals that 22 percent of South African internet users have said they have made purchases online, and 48 percent expect to do so in the future.