Stakeholders prime hastened e-government in Nigeria

Stakeholders across private and public sectors in Nigeria have emphasised the need to accelerate process that will lead to broad e-government adoption in the country, targeting the many benefits derivable from e-government. Speaking at The Nigeria eGovernment Summit 2020, themed ‘COVID-19: Impetus for Accelerated eGovernment Adoption’ held in Lagos on Tuesday, consensus of the experts tilted in favour of collaborations among stakeholders to attain the eGovernment status. In his welcome address, Engr Lanre Ajayi, executive chairman of DigiServe Network Services (the convener to the summit), said many challenges bedevilling the…

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MTN Group in fresh legal tussle in US

How much MTN Group finally sells stake in Jumia

Telecoms giant, the MTN Group is facing a new set of allegations in the United States. Reuters reported that some Washington based law firms filed the new amended complaint, on Friday, as they alleged MTN’s “conduct targeted the United States” by executing a strategy reliant on dominating markets in unstable countries not allied with Washington. The telco, which is the largest telecoms company in Africa, allegedly aided militant groups in Afghanistan, including paying protection money, in an amended lawsuit filed on behalf of hundreds of families of US soldiers. The…

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