Telecoms News – In Brief


- Respite came the way of telephone Nigeria's over 105 million subscribers as the regulator of the telecoms sector, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) last week banned all telecoms operators in the country from further engaging in promos and lotteries, citing declining quality of services and anti-competitive practices for its action.

- Angolan Minister of Telecommunications and Information Technologies, Jose Carvalho da Rocha, has announced that the government has given its approval to Angola Telecom’s new business plan which includes an injection of approximately USD300 million in investment, while restructuring measures at the telco are ready to be submitted for consideration by employees.