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MainOne to businesses: adopt technology or die

MainOne to businesses: adopt technology or die

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO), MainOne, Funke Opeke, has advised businesses to adopt new technologies to avoid falling behind the rest of the world in technological advancement and early extinction. Speaking during the firm’s annual tech conference tagged ‘Nerds Unite,’ in Lagos with the theme: Accelerating Digital Transformation, she said a digitally connected country will […] …

‘How regulators saved 9mobile from extinction’

‘How regulators saved 9mobile from extinction’

Proactive regulatory interventions initiated by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) helped in saving investors’ money in Emerging Markets Telecommunications Services (EMTS), trading as 9mobile. It also preserved over 3,000 direct jobs and put the telco on the path of recovery. The interventions, which averted possible collapse of 9mobile, […] …

OPPO chief: Nigeria’s forex stability, others attracted us

OPPO chief: Nigeria’s forex stability, others attracted us

The newest entrant into the  mobile telephone market and Chinese original equipment manufacturer (OEM), OPPO  at the weekend in Lagos, said it decided to come into the country because of the stability in the foreign exchange rate and its youthful enterprising population. It said any brand eyeing to play in the global field must open […] …

Vconnect partners Eskimi

Vconnect partners Eskimi

A Lithuania-based firm and largest programmatic network in Africa, Eskimi DSP, has partnered Vconnect, an indigenous online service marketplace, to introduce a new digital product into the country. Eskimi CEO, Vytas Paukstys, said: “We were always getting requests from banks and financial clients to be able to reach small and medium enterprise segment. It is […] …

Infinix ready for competition

Infinix ready for competition

A mobile phone brand, Infinix, said it is prepared for the competition that will mark the mobile phone ecosystem this year. In a statement, it said it has established itself as Africa’s biggest intelligent smartphone makers through a series of product sale campaigns and expertly executed user engagement activities. “In a stiffly competitive market such […] …

Telcos: banks liable for stolen cash via mobile networks

Telcos: banks liable for stolen cash via mobile networks

Telcos said they are not liable for any cash stolen by fraudsters riding on their networks. Acting under the aegis of Association of Licensed Telecoms Companise of Nigeria (ALTON),  they advised bank cutomers to hold their banks responsible for any money lost to cyber crooks using mobile phones. Speaking in Lagos during the last Industry […] …

Airtel, Girl Effect, iSON Group to empower vulnerable girls

Airtel, Girl Effect, iSON Group to empower vulnerable girls

Airtel Nigeria has announced a partnership with Girl Effect, an international non-profit organisation and iSON group, the largest Information Technology Group in Africa, to empower rural and vulnerable girls in matters relating to finance, entrepreneurship, health, economic empowerment and safety, among others. With the partnership, Girl Effect and iSON Group will leverage their highly successful […] …

Interswitch unveils SKIDATA payment options

Interswitch unveils SKIDATA payment options

Interswitch Group has announced a new offering for the acquisition of its Interswitch SKIDATA parking system. The new offering is a package that allows for flexible payment plans and budget-friendly implementation options, with a guarantee of after-sale support and maintenance. Interswitch is partnering SKIDATA (its technical partner) to provide parking solutions that eases access for […] …

9mobile appoints Oki CFO

9mobile appoints Oki CFO

9mobile has appointed of Phillips Oki as its new Chief Financial Officer. Oki, who has already resumed duties, emerged through a meticulous process that sought to identify the best fit for the towering requirements of the critical position, given the new phase of the business as it moves to explore new grounds of success. The […] …

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