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Network expansion behind fibre cable laying across Nigeria — NCC

By Prince Osuagwu Executive Vice Chairman, EVC, of Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Professor Umar Danbatta, on Wednesday, explained that the ongoing laying of fibre optic cables and the deployment of other telecoms equipment by telecom operators across the country is for network expansion services. He stressed the need at this COVID-19 lockdown period, when telecommunications
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EXPLAINED: NCC clears doubts over 5G, COVID-19 and Security

EXPLAINED: NCC clears doubts over 5G, COVID-19 and security

In view of the recent development in which misleading materials with no proven evidence being circulated to link coronavirus or COVID-19 with 5G Technology, it has become imperative for the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to provide the following clarifications; Firstly, there is no correlation between 5G Technology and COVID-19. 5G is an advancement in today’s
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Twitter deletes Egypt, Saudi accounts over ‘pro-govt direction’

Twitter said Thursday it has removed thousands of accounts in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Honduras, Indonesia and Serbia that allegedly took direction from governments or pushed pro-government content. “We removed 2,541 accounts in an Egypt-based network, known as the El Fagr network,” the San Francisco-based tech firm posted in a series of tweets. “The media group
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Buhari’s tall order on access gaps

•Why Pantami, Danbatta must work together •How Telcos’demands could be met •What NCC”s order on collocation may achieve By Prince Osuagwu, Hi-Tech Editor President Muhammadu Buhari, overlooked the melodrama between the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr  Ibrahim Pantami, the Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Prof Umar Danbatta and the
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