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The federal government of Nigeria has been advised to sell off the country’s satellite, Nigcomsat-1R, to the private sector.

In a report published by The Nation and posted by Ibrahim Apekhade Yusuf, making this appeal over the past weekend was Mr. Adebayo Banjo, the Chief Executive Officer of the Disc Group of companies. Speaking in an interview in Lagos, Nigeria, the technocrat stated that handing over the satellite to the private sector would allow for better management and proper utilization within the country and in Africa.Read more