Government Messaging Regulation

FG Budgets N4.8bn to Monitor WhatsApp, Satellite Telephones

The federal government has set aside N4.8 billion for the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) to monitor WhatsApp, an encrypted messaging

Government People Social Media Twitter

Donald Trump Congratulates Nigeria For Suspending Twitter

Former President Donald Trump has congratulated Nigeria for shutting down Twitter. “Congratulations to the country of Nigeria, who just banned

Government Job

N-Power Batch C: How to Enroll For Your Biometric Data

The Federal Government has shortlisted 550,000 applicants for the final selection for Batch C of the N-Power programme. The Minister

Government Internet Regulation Social Media Twitter

#TwitterBan: Nigeria Takes Steps Towards Internet Control, Meets China to Build Firewall

The Nigerian government appears to be moving very fast to have absolute control of the internet after it suspended Twitter

Cryptocurrency Government Regulation

CBN Governor Says Cryptocurrency Will Have a Place in Nigeria

Despite his concerns and reservations about cryptocurrency, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele has assured Nigerians that

Government Regulation

NCC Denies Asking Nigerians to Submit Their IMEI Number

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has denied viral reports asking Nigerians to submit their International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) to

Government Regulation

‘Do Your Worst, We Won’t Submit Our IMEI Number’, Nigerians Tell FG

Nigerians have taken to social media to outrightly reject the moves by the federal government to collect their IMEI numbers

Government Regulation Smartphones

NCC to Kickstart Collection of Phone IMEI of Nigerians From July

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has been charged with the responsibility to collect the phone IMEI numbers of Nigerians from

Government Regulation

FG Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Deadline For The Fifth Time

The Federal Government has extended the deadline for the linkage of the National Identification Number (NIN) and subscriber identity module

Government RegTech

NIN Registration: Court Bars FG From Blocking SIM Cards

The Federal Government has been barred by a Federal High Court in Lagos State from blocking SIM cards not linked