• 92m mobile phone users connected to internet n Nigeria – NBS

    92m mobile phone users connected to internet n Nigeria – NBS

    A total of 92,181,978 GSM subscribers use Internet through mobile telecommunications networks, the National Bureau of Statistics has said.

    The NBS stated this in its second quarter sector report which was made available to our correspondent in Abuja on Tuesday.

    The report said, “Of all GSM users, a total of 92,181,978 had an Internet subscription with one of the four carriers of Airtel, Etisalat, Globacom and MTN in June 2016.

    “This means that all of the active GSM lines, 61.79 per cent had […]

  • Photo: Teenager arrested in Ikorodu for allegedly selling bar of soap as mobile phones

    Photo: Teenager arrested in Ikorodu for allegedly selling bar of soap as mobile phones

    The Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command, have apprehended an 18 -year-old boy, Segun Adeyefa, for allegedly selling bar of soap as mobile phones to unsuspecting members of public in traffic.

    The suspect was arrested by the RRS men on routine patrol of Ikorodu Motor Park yesterday at about 19:50 hrs, while trying to defraud a young man at the motor park.

    Upon his arrival at RRS’s Headquarters, the suspect confessed that before he was caught on […]

  • See What was Done to a FUTO University Student for Reportedly Stealing a Mobile Phone (Photos)

    See What was Done to a FUTO University Student for Reportedly Stealing a Mobile Phone (Photos)

    A student of the Federal University of Technology in Owerri, Imo State was subjected to an act of jungle justice after being roped in a case of phone theft.

    A social media user schooling at the Federal University of Technology in Owerri, Imo State also known as FUTO has shared the news of the ill-treatment given to a phone thief.

    He was nabbed while trying to sell the phone to another person after cleaning the entire data on it. He was beaten […]

  • Woman engulfed by flames as she was using mobile phone while filling up her car at petrol station

    Woman engulfed by flames as she was using mobile phone while filling up her car at petrol station

    A young woman sustained burns on 60% of her body when she was engulfed by flames as she was using her phone while filling petrol in the car at a petrol station in Setapak Indah, Kualar Lumpur, Malaysia today, June 28.

    “A spark ignited from the pump and triggered a reaction with her handphone,” said Kuala Lumpur Fire and Rescue Department operations chief Samsol Maarif Saibani.

    Firemen were alerted to the incident at 1.25pm and deployed five personnel from the Wangsa Maju […]