CBN Shifts January 2020 MPC Meeting

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 14, 2020
The first meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for 2020, earlier slated to hold on Monday and Tuesday, January 20 and 21, 2020, respectively,has now been rescheduled for Thursday and Friday, January 23 and 24, 2020. The CBN regrets any inconvenience this change may have caused its […]

Mobile network subscribers decry fast depletion of data

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 11, 2020
A cross section of mobile network subscribers have complained of huge costs incurred on mobile data provided by the mobile network operators and called for an increase in data bundle. The subscribers spoke in separate interviews with newsmen in Lagos on Friday. They complained that once they recharged their lines, the data got depleted in […]

Nigeria Unveils $732 Million Broadband Project to Boost Economy

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 10, 2020
Nigeria plans to invest 265 billion naira ($732 million) in broadband infrastructure over the next four years as the government sets its sights on nationwide coverage and to boost an economy recovering from a 2016 contraction. The government will provide 65 billion naira for the project and six private infrastructure companies the balance under a […]