High expectations as transport commission bill awaits presidential assent
Immediately the Senate passed the National Transport Commission (NTC) Bill in March this year, all hopes were high, with expectations that the commission will herald new dawn in the much-troubled transport sector.
Distress signals from Nigeria’s telecom industry
Sir: A casual observer of Nigeria’s telecom industry may have been carried away a few months ago by news of supposed interest in acquiring 9mobile by hordes of corporations far and near.
NCC restates commitment to funding research works
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said it would continue to encourage research works in line with its mandate of ensuring excellence in all Human endeavors.Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Director of NCC, disclosed this when he received some research projects from Federal University of Technology FUT Minna, on Monday in Abuja.
Why we sealed bank, firms in Uyo, Calabar by NCC
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has sealed the premises of some companies including a bank in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, and Calabar, Cross River states for failing to comply with the guidelines for the deployment of 5.4GHz frequency band, some
‘No data privacy law in Nigeria’
Partner, Lagos based finance law firm, Duale, Ovia & Alex-Adedipe (DOA), Ms. Soibi Ovia has lamented the absence of data privacy law in Nigeria.
Firm urges investment in ICT
For a major economic breakthrough, government at all levels would need to invest in new Information and Communications Technology (ICT) skills. This was the submission of the Administrator of the Digital Bridge Institute (DBI), an arm of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde...
Hurdles in combating cyber crime in Nigeria
The Executive Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta haspointed out various challenges involved in the fight against cyber crime in Nigeria.
NCC renews commitment to telecom services delivery to Nigerians
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has renewed its commitment to deploy telecom infrastructure and access to all parts of the country, according to Prof. Umar Danbatta, executive vice chairman/CEO of the commission.
Nigerians without telecommunication access drops to 33 million, says Dambatta
Nigerians without access to telecommunication service has reduced from 40 million to about 33 million. Speaking yesterday in Abuja during a courtesy visit to the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) by the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Executive Director, Umar Dambatta disclosed that the intervention of the NCC through its established agency, Universal…
Medallion denies attacking NCC over call masking
Medallion Communications Limited, has denied media reports purportedly quoting it to have blasted the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), for erroneously suspending its interconnect licence.
NCC seals firm, bank in Uyo, Calabar, for violating regulations
For failing to comply with the guidelines for the deployment of 5.4GHz frequency band, some companies in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, and Calabar, Cross River states have had their premises shut down by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).