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    Business Why MTN Nigeria's Fine was Reduced to N330bn - Communications Minister

    The federal government reduced the $5.2bn fine imposed on MTN Nigeria to $1.67 (N330bn) in order to encourage foreign investors and investments into the country, the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has revealed. According to him, the decision was taken after the Federal Economic...
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    Metro President Buhari to Establish 6 ICT Universities

    President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government has announced plans to establish at least one Information and Communications Technology (ICT) university in each of the six geo-political zones of the country. The minister of Communications Technology, Barr. Adebayo Shittu, said this while...
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    Politics Nigeria: House of Reps Query Adebayo Shittu Over Suspension of NITDA Boss

    The Joint Committees of Information Technology Communication, ICT and Telecommunications in the House of Representatives on Tuesday queried the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu over a comment he made on the suspension of the Director – General of the National Information Technology...
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    Business $3.9bn Fine: Nigeria's Telecoms Minister Sends Message to MTN

    Nigerian authorities have urged MTN Nigeria to drop its legal action over a $3.9 billion fine imposed on it to help facilitate talks on a possible settlement. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) had slapped a $5.2 billion fine on MTN in October for failing to disconnect users with...
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    Business SIM Registration: FG To Sanction Telecom Operators Over Customers’ Harassment

    The federal government has threatened to deal with telecom operators over the way and manner Nigerians, especially women, are being treated in their bid to comply with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directive on the registration of the subscriber identification module (SIM). A...