• NITEL is fully back, set to deploy 4G network

    NITEL is fully back, set to deploy 4G network

    Report gathered that Natcom Development and Investment Ltd (Ntel), on Thursday, said it would deploy 4 Generation (4G) network to show its relevance in the Nigerian telecommunications market.

    The Managing Director of Ntel, Mr Kamar Abass, said this in Lagos during a media luncheon organised by the company.

    Ntel is the company that acquired the assets and liabilities of defunct NITEL and MTEL.

    Abass said the company would now be known as Nigeria Telecommunications (NTel) and would offer high speed data, high-definition voice […]

  • Buhari probes NITEL/Mtel privatisation

    Buhari probes NITEL/Mtel privatisation

    President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into the privatisation of the Nigerian Telecommunications Limited (NITEL) and its mobile arm, the Mobile Telecommunications (Mtel).

    The president gave the directive at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Tuesday after the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Communications Technology, Tunji Olaopa, briefed him about the activities of the ministry.

    The National Council on Privatisation (NCP) had, on April 28, 2015 during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, handed over NITEL and Mtel assets […]