Zambia hints at fifth telco operator

A fifth telco
for Zambia?

Enough room says
industry regulator.

ITWeb Africa

Tuesday, Feb 25th

Nigeria targets 70% broadband penetration by 2025

Nigeria targets 70% broadband penetration by 2025

Country's government is working with UK government to achieve target.

Nigeria: Viasat seeks spectrum frequency for satellite connectivity

Nigeria: Viasat seeks spectrum frequency for satellite connectivity

Company plans Proof of Concept test in Abuja with the intention to roll out nationally by 2022.

First Google Developers Space opens in Lagos

First Google Developers Space opens in Lagos

Entrepreneurs, developers, VCs and investors invited to connect and collaborate.

Nigerian telcos mum over latest NCC fine

Nigerian telcos mum over latest NCC fine

Only MTN was exempt from the NGN2.7-billion fine over forceful subscription.

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Betting site claims it was actually the server provider that was targeted.

MTN’s ‘controversy-free’ time in Nigeria may be short-lived

MTN's 'controversy-free' time in Nigeria may be short-lived

It is too early to conclude MTN is now off the hook in Nigeria, given the tax case has been referred to other parts of government, say analysts.

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

US$2-billion tax demand against MTN Nigeria withdrawn

Decision made after following careful review and due consultation with relevant statutory agencies.

Malware disguised under Billie Eilish brand fools 9,000 in Nigeria

Malware disguised under Billie Eilish brand fools 9,000 in Nigeria

Kaspersky found 30,982 malicious files that used the names of artists or their tracks in order to spread malware.

Satellite connectivity key to Nigeria’s broadband ambitions

Satellite connectivity key to Nigeria's broadband ambitions

Avanti, MainOne in partnership to combine satellite and fibre to bolster broadband.

MTN announces US$1.6-bn investment in Nigeria

MTN announces US$1.6-bn investment in Nigeria

Company announces capital investment in network, operations over the next three years.

Nigeria: digital rights group drags tech ministry to court

Nigeria: digital rights group drags tech ministry to court

Paradigm Initiative (PIN) has filed for judicial review related to concerns over reported eavesdropping capacities of recently launched satellites.