• Data Tariff Hike: Senate orders NCC, Communications minister, telecoms service providers to appear before it

    Data Tariff Hike: Senate orders NCC, Communications minister, telecoms service providers to appear before it

    Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, has been summoned to come and explain the reasons for planned mobile telecommunication data tariffs increment, just as it asked service providers to suspend the plan.

    Also summoned to appear before senate are the Nigeria Communications Commission and telecommunication service providers to appear before its Committee on Communications.

    The cost of data subscriptions was to go higher on Thursday.

    The Senate, during the plenary on Wednesday, mandated its Committee on Communications to start a comprehensive probe into […]

  • Photos from the Burial of Former Minister of Communications, Tanko Ayuba

    Photos from the Burial of Former Minister of Communications, Tanko Ayuba

    Former Minister of Communications Major. Gen Tanko Ayuba, passed on two days ago at the age of 70. Tanko who served as a Senator representing Kebbi South constituency in the Senate in 2007, died of an undisclosed ailment on at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba, Lagos.

    At the burial was His Excellency, Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, Deputy Governor Samaila Yombe, Nigerian Armed Forces representatives, Senator Mohammed Magoro, Cabinet members, state representatives, royal fathers and many […]

  • Former Minister of Communications, Tanko Ayuba, passes on

    Former Minister of Communications, Tanko Ayuba, passes on

    Former Minister of Communications, and former military governor Maj. Gen Tanko Ayuba passed on today at the age of 70. Tanko who served as a Senator representing Kebbi South constituency in the Senate in 2007.

    Died of an undisclosed ailment this afternoon, Wednesday May 25th, at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba, Lagos. May his soul rest in peace