Facebook has announced plans to open a new office in Lagos, its second office in Africa.   In a statement made available to TechTV Network, the social media company said the new office is expected to become operational in the second quarter of 2021 and will be the first on […]

A proposal to avoid the banning of the popular social media app TikTok was submitted to the U.S. Treasury Department over the weekend. The plan submitted by ByteDance, which owns TikTok, calls for the company to enlist Oracle as a “trusted technology provider” in order to address national security concerns […]

The Director-General, National Identity Management Commission (NIMC), Mr. Aliyu Aziz, said about 42 million Nigerians have been enrolled into the National Identity Database (NIDB) and now have their National Identity Number (NIN). The NIN is a set of unique 11-numbers issued to individuals/citizens who have registered with the NIMC. The […]

Federal government on Friday apologised for asking all account holders in financial institutions in the country to re-register their personal details. Recall that the federal government had on Thursday ‎ordered that all persons holding accounts across financial institutions and insurance firms should complete and submit self-certification forms to their respective […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and telecommunications operators in the country have agreed to retain the consumer compensation policy, which mandates operators to rollover data for consumers. The agreement was sealed recently at the regular bi-annual meeting of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and Senior Executives of telecommunication companies on […]

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta has admitted that himself and the Commission he oversees have been challenged to do more going by the avalanche of commendation and awards in the last few years. Specifically, Danbatta, who was awarded a National Service Excellence […]