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Thursday, February 27 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm

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The title of the panel discussion suggested above will examine the impending deployment of 5G networks in Nigeria and its benefits to Nigerians who are aspiring for better experience in terms of speed, latency and capacity. The regulator's role in this regard  - in making this happen - shall be the nucleus of discussion.

1. To understand what 5G is -
2. To have a better appreciation of the benefits derivable from 5G deployment in the country - economically, socially and politically.
3. To better appreciate the regulatory role and the existing challenges to deployment of 5G in Nigeria

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Omoniyi Ibietan

Head, Online Media, Nigerian Communications Commission
Digital rights, freedom, democracy and development
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Austine Nwaulune

Director, Spectrum Administration Department, Nigerian Communications Commission
Engr. Augustine Kaonyegwachie Nwaulune,, FNSE, FIMC, FWASCA, MNIM, (a.k.a Engr. Austine) was born into the family of Deacon Mathias O. and Deaconess, Princess Comfort U. Nwaulune of Issele-Mkpitime, Aniocha North Local Government Area, Delta State, in the wee hours of Tuesday, August... Read More →
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Wakil Bako

Director, Technical Standards & Network Integrity, Nigerian Communications Commission
Engr. B. Wakil started his primary education in 1970 at Wasaram Primary School in Kaga Local Government Area of Borno State. He attended Yerwa Science Secondary School Maiduguri and proceeded to the famous University of Maiduguri where he obtained Bachelor of Engineering Degree in... Read More →
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Alhassan Haru

Director, New Media & Info. Security, Nigerian Communications Commission
Dr. Haru Alhassan, graduated with B. Engineering (Electrical) from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Nigeria in 1989, MSc. Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Manitoba, Winnipeg Canada, in 2003 and Ph.D in Mobile Wireless Communications Engineering from University... Read More →

Thursday February 27, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm WAT
NXT / Tech Stage