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Nigeria?s Internet Users ReduceTo 93.2 Million

Ademola Yakubu - December 21, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission on Tuesday said the number of internet users in Nigeria’s telecommunications networks had reduced to 93.2 million by October. The telecommunications industry umpire…

Technology
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TNCC Urges GSM Users: Take Advantage Of 2442 Short Code To Stop Unsolicited Text Messages

Webby - December 13, 2016

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has urged telecommunication users to take advantage of the 2442 short code designed…

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Latest News: Nigeria's NCC Suspends Data Price Increase By Mobile Operators

Ademola Yakubu - November 30, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has on Wednesday, 30th of November, announced the immediate suspension of the new minimum pricing template for data services by mobile operators,…

General
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Nigeria's NCC Finally Suspends Data Price Hike

Webby - November 30, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission on Wednesday announced the immediate suspension of the new minimum pricing template for data services by mobile operators. The new rate, which would…

Crime News
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Commission Apprehend 6 For Selling Registered Sim Cards In Kano

Webby - October 18, 2016

The Enforcement Unit of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has arrested six suspects for selling registered Sim Cards in Kano metropolis. The NCC Head of Enforcement Unit,…

Business
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No Deal Yet: MTN Has Not Yet Acquired Visafone?s Licence, Says NCC

Eric - October 12, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says telecommunications firm MTN has not yet acquired Visafone’s licence — despite contrary reports in the media.   Tony Ojobo, NCC’s director of public…

General
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NCC Makes N47bn From Spectrum Sale, Usage

Eric - September 27, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, said it realised N47billion from the sale of spectrum to telcos in the country in the past one year. NCC recently announced…

Latest News
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NCC Says Inactive Phone Numbers Increased To 76m In July

Eric - September 15, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has disclosed that the number of inactive telephone lines in the country has increased from the 67,331,498 it was in

Latest News
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NCC Remits N70bn Into Federation Account

Eric - July 12, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), says it remitted N70 billion into the Federation Account in the last one year. “This is in addition to the N30

Technology
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How To Stop Receiving Unsolicited Text Messages From Your Network Provider

Ademola Yakubu - July 4, 2016

Have you been receiving unsolicited text messages (short message service) on your phone? The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is about to rescue you. NCC directed all service…

General
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NCC Bags 2016 European Society For Quality Research Award For Best Practices

Webby - June 23, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has been adjudged the best quality regulator for 2016 by the European Society for Quality Research, ESQR. The award, which was presented…

Business
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MTN proposes $1.5 billion settlement for Nigeria fine

Webby - March 11, 2016

Telecom giant MTN has offered to pay $1.5 billion (300 billion naira) to settle a record fine levelled by Nigeria for failing to disconnect unregistered subscribers, according…

Business
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Inlaks seeks partnership with NCC on broadband

Webby - March 8, 2016

Inlaks has expressed its readiness to collaborate with the Nigerian Communications Commission in the provision of broadband services in all the 36 states of the

Business
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NCC Confirms MTN Has Paid $250m

Webby - March 1, 2016

Nigeria’s communications commission said on Monday South African cellphone network operator MTN has paid $250 million towards a possible settlement following the regulator’s claim for $3.9 billion…

Latest News
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MTN WWithdraws Suit Against NCC, Pays N50bn Out-Of-Court Settlement

mabel - February 24, 2016

Nigeria telecommunication giant, MTN on Wednesday, withdrew its legal suit against the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, and paid the sum of N50 billion to settle out-of-court. The…