Telecommunications operators in Nigeria and Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have agreed to abolish SIM swap system in the telecommunications ecosystem in the next few months, Nigeria Communicationsweek has gathered. This coming against the back drop of CBN granting telecom operators’ subsidiaries financial service operational license which will enable them operate as banks. Samuel Okojere. director, Payment...

The National Information Technology Agency (NITDA) has commenced investigation of Truecaller services over alleged breach of privacy rights of Nigerians. A statement by its chief executive and director-general, Kashifu Inuwa, made available to LEADERSHIP yesterday said NITDA, the agency empowered by its enabling Act to render advisory services in all information technology matters to the...

Global engineering and infrastructure advisory company Aurecon has selected Orange Business Services to manage its global communications infrastructure, including SD-WAN and cybersecurity services, as part of a US$25-million five-year network transformation deal. The deal will affect 60 sites across more than twenty countries, including key markets in Africa such as Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia,...