Nigeria to tighten rules for social media platforms

Nigeria to tighten rules for social media platforms

There’s been yet another instance of governments trying to grapple with the question of whether and how to regulate online discussion, this time from Nigeria, whose government is apparently planning to require social media platforms to open local offices.

Israel plans to phase out interconnection charges

Israel plans to phase out interconnection charges

Israel’s Minister of Communications, Yoaz Hendel, has announced plans for the gradual abolition over a three-year period of connectivity rates for the networks of cellular companies and landline telephone companies.

Operators reject $180m levy from DRC

Operators reject $180m levy from DRC

The Democratic Republic of Congo has reportedly mandated operators to pay levies totalling $180 million per year which operators have apparently refused to pay, reported Bloomberg.

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