CBN said it chose Bitt based on the company’s competence, efficiency, and implementation experience.
Facebook is ready to launch a digital wallet that would let users store cryptocurrencies, a senior company executive said in a US media interview Wednesday. David Marcus, head of Facebook’s … Continue Reading Facebook set to launch digital wallet before 2022
Specifically, Mr Osinbajo stated on Monday, in Abuja, that no fewer than 20 million young Nigerians would be impacted with digital skills
Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey had on Thursday stated that his company has a future with Bitcoin.
The Federal Government has approved the extension of the deadline for NIN-SIM data verification to July 26, 2021. The Director, Public Affairs Nigerian Communications Commission, Ikechukwu Adinde; and the Head, … Continue Reading Nigeria Government extends NIN-SIM verification deadline till July 26
The official said another reason the apex bank plans to come up with digital currency is to make remittances travel easier from abroad to Nigeria.
Federal government has launched the first made-in-Nigeria cell phone as President Muhammadu Buhari was presented with the indigenous phone, known as ITF Mobile.
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says mobile subscribers must submit the international mobile equipment identity (IMEI) of their phones from July. The IMEI is an identity number used to uniquely … Continue Reading Mobile subscribers must submit IMEI number from July— says NCC
This is contained in a statement co-signed by Director, Public Affairs, Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and Head, Corporate Communications, Mr Kayode Adegoke National Identity Management Commission (NIMC). … Continue Reading FG extends NIN-SIM linkage deadline till June 30
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, has proposed to the Federal Government to replace the Bank Verification Numbers (BVN) with the National Identity Numbers (NIN). Pantami disclosed … Continue Reading Replace BVN with NIN — Minister tells FG
The Federal Government has extended the linkage of the National Identity Number (NIN) to Subscriber Identity Modules (SIM) by eight weeks. News of the extension was contained in a statement … Continue Reading FG Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Deadline By Eight Weeks
This comes amidst rising anxieties over SIM-NIN connection by many mobile network subscribers in the country. The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has urged Nigerians … Continue Reading Protect Your NIN, Crime Committed With Your SIM Will Be Traced To You – Minister Tells Nigerians
The Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy has ordered all network providers to cancel the N20 charge for the retrieval of the National Identification Number (NIN) with immediate effect. Minister of Communications … Continue Reading FG orders all network providers to cancel N20 retrieval charges for NIN
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami has called on Nigerians to desist from the habit of spreading fake news and false narratives about innovative … Continue Reading #5G: We will not deploy Scientifically proven destructive technology in Nigeria –Minister
To implement the Nigerian National Broadband Plan 2020-2025, Nigeria needs between $3.5bn to $5bn, the Nigerian Communications Commission announced on Tuesday. Executive Vice Chairman, NCC, Umar Danbatta, disclosed this in … Continue Reading Nigeria needs $5bn to implement broadband plan —NCC
The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Communication Commission, Umar Danbatta, has revealed that the Ministry of Communication and Digital Economy is planning to reduce the cost of data from … Continue Reading FG to reduce cost of data from N1000 to N390 per GB