Zimbabwe to review Domain Name System framework

What's in a
domain name? 

Zimbabwe to review
its system.

Tuesday, Jul 16th


Registration window for blocked Nigerian SIM card holders

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


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.


Nigeria’s First Bank, UN partner on mobile payments

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


Nigeria needs 60,000 more base stations - report

Growth in mobile tower deployment has slowed says a government official.


Nigeria’s mobile subscribers hit 119 million

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


MTN Nigeria enforces SIM swap rule

Officials at the mobile operator say subscribers must appear in person to replace their cards.


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

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

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Residents in Nigeria’s emergency states suing mobile operators

Group alleges that communication services have been cut amid an insurgency by Boko Haram.