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KOREAN EMBASSY LAUDS FG ON ICT SMART CITY

L-R: Permanent Secretary, Mrs. Nkechi Ejele, Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu and South Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. In-tae Lee during a courtesy visit to the Ministry’s Headquarters in Abuja South Korean Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. In-tae Lee, has described as impressive, Federal Government’s Abuja Smart City Master plan, designed by the Ministry of Communications. Mr. Lee stated this…

Glo Plans to heavy lifting airplanes ‘delivering upgrade equipment to 5G’

   A head of its 5G rollout this year, twenty six heavy-lifting aeroplanes have landed in Nigeria over the last ten months to deliver equipment for network upgrade underway at Globacom, the Second National Operator says. Globacom and owners of the Glo Mobile mobile telephony business this month announced a roadmap to drive the future…

FG URGES STAKEHOLDERS TO SUPPORT BROADBAND PLANS FOR 2019-2023

Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu with the stakeholdersThe Honourable Minister of Communications, Dr. Adebayo Shittu has urged ICT stakeholders to support the Nigerian National Broadband Council with credible suggestions towards the development of the new Nigerian National Broadband Plan (NNBP) for  2019 – 2023. He made this known during a meeting organized by Association…

60 million Nigerians enjoy broadband Internet – NCC

Sixty million Nigerians now enjoy broadband Internet, the Executive Vice-Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof Umaru Danbatta, has said. Danbatta said this at a conference on National Broadband Plan organised by the Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria in Abuja on Thursday. The NCC boss also disclosed that the telecommunications regulatory agency had started working with…