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Nigeria’s GT Bank to sell prepaid airtime

Mobile messaging and transaction services firm Clickatell has helped enable the offering.


Nigerian govt orders 53 gold iPhones

To celebrate 53 years of independence, phones are reported to display Nigeria’s coat of arms.


Nigeria’s First Bank, UN partner on mobile payments

Bank’s FirstMonie product to be used by UNICEF to distribute health scheme payments.


59% of Nigerians ‘unaware’ of mobile money - survey

Opinion poll conducted by NOI polls says about 60% of Nigerians do not know of the service.


Nigeria’s mobile subscribers hit 119 million

Country’s communications authority says the market has grown by more than 7% this year.


Registration window for blocked Nigerian SIM card holders

Subscribers who missed the June 30 deadline have a chance to switch on their lines again.


'No deadline extension for Nigeria’s SIM card registrations'

Despite problems, Nigeria’s communications watchdog sticks to its cut-off date.


Social network Eskimi strikes MTN Nigeria partnership

Data bundle launched enabling unlimited access to one of Nigeria’s largest social networks.


Call to extend Nigeria’s SIM card deadline

Telco body has appealed for an extension as Nigerians scramble to register by June 30.

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Mobile app links blood donors

The app developed in Nigeria could help link blood donors to those in urgent need of blood.


Nigeria’s mobile banking transfers hit $400mn

Adoption of cashless payments growing, says the West African country’s central bank.