Home » Broadband


Nokia launches 5G in Africa

Nokia has announced the launch of 5G network in in Africa in partnership with Safaricom in Kenya, the first commercial service for East Africa IT News Nigeria: Nokia has announced today that it is powering East Africa’s first 5G commercial services with Safaricom, the leading telecoms operator in the country. Nokia’s 5G Single Radio Access Network (SRAN) technology and 5G ...

Read More »

New moves to deploy 5G thicken as Nigeria Govt okeys network safety

Senate holds public hearing on 5G deployment in Nigeria as government, stakeholders say it is safe IT News Nigeria: Federal government minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has allayed the fears of Nigerians on the deployment of Fifth Generation (5G) technology in Nigeria, clarifying that there is no known scientific evidence till date suggesting that ...

Read More »

Tizeti berths low-cost 4G internet in Edo State


Tizeti says it is rolling out N4000 monthly 4G internet in Edo beginning April 1st in Benin City IT News Nigeria: Tizeti (www.Tizeti.com), West Africa’s pioneer solar-based internet service provider is rolling out its 4G LTE network in Edo State, with monthly fixed broadband costs pegged at four thousand Naira ($8), according to a release via an agency. With this ...

Read More »

FirstBank Convenes SMECONNECT Webinar, Promotes Growth Of The Educational Sector


IT News Nigeria: First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, has announced the convening of a Business Clinic to promote the growth and sustainability of the educational sector, especially in the light of the coronavirus which is having an adverse effect on the operations of schools across the world. The event is scheduled to ...

Read More »

Exciting Innovation: MainOne Marks 10 Years of Enabling West Africa’s Digital Revolution

MainOne, West Africa’s leading provider of Wholesale and Enterprise connectivity and data center services marks 10 years of delivering digital revolution innovative, world-class service in West Africa IT News Nigeria: Ten years ago, the company launched its operations with the commissioning of the first private submarine cable on the West Coast of Africa. The company has played a critical role ...

Read More »

Placing Ekiti ahead: Why Gov Fayemi slashes Right-of-Way Charges from N4,500 to N145

IT News Nigeria: There are strong indications that placing Ekiti State ahead of others in terms internet connectivity is the very reason governor Kayode Fayemi crashed Right of Way charges from N4,500 to N145 per meter in a much publicised executive order N0 007 of 2020 Thursday. Recalled, 14 states government increased RoW charges for laying internet fibre optic cables ...

Read More »

Harnessing UNUSED BROADCAST SPECTRUM for grassroots internet: NCC’s TVWS Framework to boost Digital Economy – Pantami

Together at 60

IT News Nigeria: Television White Space is the unused broadcasting spectrum which can be deployed to provide affordable broadband services to people at the grassroots Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has said that the Television White Space (TVWS) framework being developed by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), under the ministry’s supervision, will enhance the ...

Read More »