- Nigerian fixed Wireless Telephone Service Provider, Cell Communications Limited (Cellcom) in continuation of its on going network expansion plans has announced the launch of its fixed wireless telephone service in Agege, Alagbado and Iyana Ipaja areas of Lagos State. The company confirmed that with the recent completion of base station installation works in these areas, quality of telephone service available to subscribers has become stable while network capacity available for use has consequently increased.

   - MTN Nigeria Communications has slashed its starter Pack price from N4,980 to N1,980 with effect from today, to mark Nigeria's 44th Independence anniversary. Globacom's Executive Director, Miss Bella Adenuga, said : "Outgoing calls to any phone within Nigeria is charged at N21 per minute. Calls to US, Canada and fixed lines in Europe cost just N50 per minute, while those to other destinations cost N65 per minute".