Subsea Cable Cuts in Red Sea Cause Internet Disruptions Across Africa

A series of major submarine cable cuts in the Red Sea on Thursday resulted in widespread service disruptions affecting several African countries, including Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, and others. The damage to the submarine cable, which originates from Europe and passes through the East Coast of Africa, led to significant internet service disruptions in the […]

How to Link NIN to Airtel (Best 2024 Method)

Still confused on how to link NIN to Airtel line? You don’t have to be! There are so many ways that you can use to link your Airtel line with NIN. All the processes are very simple and easy. Let’s take a look at them here.  Before you proceed, kindly dial *996# to check your

How to link NIN to Airtel, Glo, & Others After Being Blocked

The ongoing event currently striking mobile phone users is the blocking of SIMs. It is no new news that telecom companies instructed all its customers to make sure that all their lines were linked and connected to NIN to avoid service disruption. However, despite the provided means for subscribers to link their National Identification Numbers

Airtel Africa Announces $100M Share Buyback Plan Amidst Strong Financial Performance

In its recently released 9-month financial report for the period ending December 2023, Airtel Africa disclosed its intention to embark on a $100m share buyback program, signaling confidence in its growth trajectory and commitment to optimizing capital allocation. The move underscores the company’s proactive approach to capital management and its belief in the long-term potential

Smartcash Launch Free transfers to all Banks in a quest to Fetch More Users!

In a strategic move to enhance financial inclusion in Nigeria, SmartCash Payment Service Bank, the fintech arm of Airtel Nigeria, has introduced a feature – “Free Transfers to All Banks.” This significant decision aims to facilitate greater access to financial services for all Nigerians, particularly the unbanked and underbanked populations. Established in 2022 with the

NCC instruct Telco’s to bar lines with unverified NIN – 2024

The National Communication Commission (NCC) has taken a significant step to regulate the telecommunications industry. They have instructed telecom operators to bar lines that are not linked and verified with the National Identification Number (NIN). This announcement came to light through a corporate notice filed by MTN Nigeria with the Nigerian Exchange Limited. The notice

How to Cancel Pay as you go on MTN, Airtel, 9mobile & GLO

When you’re surfing the web, sometimes your data runs out. To keep going, you’d usually need to get a new data plan. But doing that right away isn’t always possible for some reasons. In situations like this, if you still have some airtime left, you can keep browsing using your credit balance. This handy service