Nigeria: 48 Additional Higher Institutions, 6 Markets, 20 Airports to Enjoy Free Broadband
Nigeria’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting Wednesday approved the phase 2 & 3, for the provision of free broadband in about 48 additional Higher Institutions, additional 6 markets and 20…
With Microsoft’s Airband Initiative, Liquid Intelligent Set to Decentralize Internet Access in Africa
The goal is to bring connectivity to 20 million underserved people in Africa by 2025
How Deepened Internet Penetration will Scale SME Activity in Nigeria
Internet penetration as a crucial indicator for the adoption of technologies accesses the usage of the internet in regions as demographics is a factor.
BROADBAND: Enextgen Wireless Releases first Ibadan NIWBQR Report in 2023
The EMETRICS screenshot shows the experience-based classification of the quality of RF coverage.
Top Internet Service Providers in Nigeria 2023
In this report, TechEconomy looks at Top Internet Service Providers in Nigeria 2023 with emphasis on three key metrics – Connected Subscribers, Active Subscribers, and Points of Presence (POP).
BROADBAND: 2022 4G LTE Spectrum Utilization Efficiency by MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9Mobile
The first deployment of LTE in Nigeria was in 2014 by Smile Telecom in Ibadan.
SSA’s 5G subscriptions will reach 150 million by 2028, according to Ericsson Mobility Report
At the end of 2022, 6.6 billion smartphone subscriptions are estimated, accounting for about 79 percent of all mobile phone subscriptions
We Have Almost Covered the Country with Our Connectivity Rollout- Galaxy Backbone
Galaxy Backbone, an information technology and shared services provider of the Federal Government of Nigeria has said that it has almost covered the 36 states of the federation and the…
Pantami Wants State Governors to Lead Broadband Infrastructure Deployment
Governor Obaseki shares experience
In search of 5G in Ibadan: What Enextgen Wireless Discovered
“The focus of mobile network deployment in the country seems to have been on monitoring the quality of 2G/3G while deploying 4G, as if to avoid addressing the poor quality…
MTN Nigeria, TD Africa to Accelerate Actualization of FG’s National Broadband Policy
ICT giant, MTN Nigeria Communications PLC, and West Africa’s pioneer ICT distributor, TD Africa, co-sponsored an event where electronics and home appliance distributors were given an opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding…
EMETRICS: You Can Help Improve the Quality of Mobile Broadband in Nigeria
A report released in 2021 indicates that Nigeria's mobile broadband ranks 56th in the internet quality index due to low internet speeds.
Airtel Leads as the Fastest Network in Nigeria, According to Report
In Nigeria, Ookla reports that Airtel had the quickest pace rating at 33.43 and also identified Kano as the location with the fastest network reception for downloads and uploads throughout…
FG, MTN Collaboration Critical in Achieving 70% Broadband Penetration by 2025, says Onyinye Ikenna-Emeka
"When we look back at 2012 when we had just about 6 per cent internet penetration to where we are today, there is a significant improvement. As of the end…
Nigeria’s Broadband Penetration Hits 44.5% in July, says Danbatta
Broadband penetration increases to 44.5% as NCC reviews Short Code services