Mafab Communications: Is this the next big Network Provider
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Mafab Communications: Is this the next big Network Provider

If you’ve been in the Nigeria telecommunication space, you might have heard of the new telecommunication company that beat Airtel to 5G band in late 2021. Yes, the telecommunication company is known as Mafab Communications. In fiercely contested battle for 5G license in Nigeria, Mafab Communications managed to beat Airtel and tag along MTN as…

All you need to know about 5G Network in Nigeria as FG gives green light
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All you need to know about 5G Network in Nigeria as FG gives green light

NCC has confirmed that the Federal Government has okay the use of 5G network in Nigeria. According to the report, the Minister of Comunication and Digital Economy Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to commence immediate implementation of the 5G plan for the country. The report also went to say…

MTN and Airtel wants proposed $197 million 5G licensing fee reduced
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MTN and Airtel wants proposed $197 million 5G licensing fee reduced

Telecommunication companies in Nigeria (MTN and Airtel in particular) have shown interest in 5G adaptation. MTN has conducted its own 5G test in major cities in Nigeria as far back in 2019. Airtel has also shown interest too. And now that NCC has approved the use of commercial 5G in Nigeria, there seems to be…

NCC new Policy disqualifies Nigerians below 18 years  from getting SIM
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NCC new Policy disqualifies Nigerians below 18 years from getting SIM

If you live in Nigeria and you’re below the age of 18, you can no longer get a SIM card in the country. This report is coming after NCC update its new registration policy. According to the new draft copy of the modified Registration of Telephone Subscribers Regulations published on the NCC’s website, anyone below…

MTN and Airtel to be first telecom operators to launch 5G Network in Nigeria
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MTN and Airtel to be first telecom operators to launch 5G Network in Nigeria

The race for the launch of the fifth generation network in Nigeria has begun since 2019. One of the major setbacks has been the release of regulation of the new network technology by NCC. Now that NCC has given the green signal for 5G network, it seems MTN and Airtel will be among the first…

NCC capturing Nigerians IMEI Number: The Good, Bad, and Solution
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NCC capturing Nigerians IMEI Number: The Good, Bad, and Solution

NCC capturing Nigerians IMEI Number: Some news media has wrongly pushed out news articles about submission of IMEI number. We thought it doesn’t make any sense for the Nigeria Communication Commission to that. So we decided to do our own findings. First, the news media read a section of a publication by the commission and…

NCC Labels the use of GSM Boosters as illegal in Nigeria
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NCC Labels the use of GSM Boosters as illegal in Nigeria

GSM Booster illegal in Nigeria: The Nigeria communication commission (NCC) released a memo today stating that the use of GSM Booster (Network Booster or Mobile Signal Booster) is illegal in Nigeria. According to the memo, only authorized GSM Boosters is allowed for use in the country. But what is GSM booster? And why is NCC…

Telecom Companies resumes SIM Sales and Registration in Nigeria
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Telecom Companies resumes SIM Sales and Registration in Nigeria

SIM Sales and Registration in Nigeria: It’s been more than 6 months since there was a stop to SIM registration in Nigeria. Since there was a stop to SIM registration, it automatically means no selling of SIM card. Remember that the SIM card registration was put on hold due to the NIN linking exercise. The…

NCC Approves the use of Commercial 5G Services in Nigeria
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NCC Approves the use of Commercial 5G Services in Nigeria

Commercial 5G Services in Nigeria: The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) has come out to share that they approve of the use of commercial 5G services in the country. According to their statement on Twitter, NCC have signed a Memorandum of understanding on the use of C-Band Spectrum for 5G services in Nigeria. See Also: 5G…

Slow Internet: Why your Phone Slows on the Internet and Solution
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Slow Internet: Why your Phone Slows on the Internet and Solution

Slow Internet: If you’re on Wi-Fi, your phone’s internet might be slow because of your router’s location or the number of users sharing the connection. If you’re out in the world, your phone’s internet might be slow because of your network provider and your location. Depending on your network provider, nearness to service, and device,…

Nigerians Now Spends Over 960 Million Naira to Purchase Data
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Nigerians Now Spends Over 960 Million Naira to Purchase Data

New report from the NCC (Nigeria Communication Comission) suggests that Nigerians now spend over 80 Million Naira monthly and 960 Million Naira yearly to buy data bundles. This report is coming out after consumers complained that internet service providers are mismanaging their data bundles. See Also: Airtel Cash Token Rewards: Win up to 100 Million…

Airtel Cash Token Rewards: Win up to 100 Million Naira
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Airtel Cash Token Rewards: Win up to 100 Million Naira

You can now win up to 100 Million Naira by just participating in the Airtel Cash Token Rewards. Yes, Airtel is giving out cash prizes between 5,000 to 100,000,000 Naira every week. And you can be among the persons who can benefit from this token rewards by Airtel. In this article, we’ll explain to you…

NCC to Investigate Data Depletion and Wrong Deduction in Nigeria
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NCC to Investigate Data Depletion and Wrong Deduction in Nigeria

Data Depletion and Wrong Deduction: Sometimes, it seems that network providers in Nigeria have ways of assisting you to consume your data. In other cases, it seems they have stroll and helping you suck it. Whatever the case might be, Nigerians have cried out and NCC in a statement release by its Executive Vice Chairman…

MTN BizConnect: Weekly 400MB, Make Calls at 12 Kobo/Sec and More
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MTN BizConnect: Weekly 400MB, Make Calls at 12 Kobo/Sec and More

MTN Nigeria has introduced a new tariff plan called the MTN BizConnect and it come with all the good stuffs.  This new Tariff plan seems to offer more at an affordable price. And it’s quite an interesting tariff plan to look out for. But, what is it all about? What are its benefits and how…

How to Link your SIM card to your NIN using the NIMC Mobile App
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How to Link your SIM card to your NIN using the NIMC Mobile App

With February 9th fast approaching, the spirit of valentine might be destroyed for most Nigerians if their SIM card gets blocked by their Network providers. To avoid been blocked by February 9th, you need to link your SIM card to your NIN. Yes, it has been very difficult to get an NIN which is why…

NCC Network Report: Nigeria record increase in 3G, 4G Towers and 5G is Next
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NCC Network Report: Nigeria record increase in 3G, 4G Towers and 5G is Next

A new network report from NCC has shown that over the past few years there have been tremedous increase in 3G and 4G infrastructure in the country. The statistics from the commission is quite impressive and it shows the direction of network technology and stability in the country. Lets get to see the summary of…

Fraud Alert: Nigerians Should Avoid Confirming their SIM Record Status Online
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Fraud Alert: Nigerians Should Avoid Confirming their SIM Record Status Online

Few days ago we posted an update regarding banks, NIMC and Telecom company in Nigeria warning Nigerians about giving out their NIN details. Well, today we have some fresh updates for you regarding SIM Reedocr status fraud going on online. It seems fraudsters are taking it to another level and we are here to fill…

New NCC Policy Allows Nigerians To Replace SIM Card Using NIN
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New NCC Policy Allows Nigerians To Replace SIM Card Using NIN

The process of SIM card replacement in Nigeria has just been made more easy. Prior to the the SIM record update with NIN, Nigerians would need a sworn affidavit and means of identification before they can retrieve or replace their SIM card. But a new press release has been released by NCC and it makes…