Operators to get N3b as NCC concludes subsidy disbursement process for InfraCos
As part of plans to boost broadband penetration and make it pervasive nationwide, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has concluded the process...
NCC concludes process for subsidy disbursement to InfraCos, says Danbatta
The Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, disclosed this when delegates from the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) paid him a courtesy visit at the commission’s headquarters.
NCC warns against use of substandard handsets, other gadgets
Worried by the proliferation of substandard mobile devices in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has again advised consumers not to use substandard telephones and other mobile devices.
RMD to host AVRS stakeholders and users forum
Popular actor, Richard Mofe Damijo, otherwise known as RMD, would host the maiden edition of the stakeholders and users forum, organised the Audio Visual Rights Society of Nigeria (AVRS), Nigeria’s primal and sole Collective Management Organisation (CMO) for cinematography and films. Scheduled to hold at 10am on March 27 at the Eko Hotel and Suites…
NCC to clamp down on importers, traders without type-approval certificate
Worried by the high level of e-Waste being imported into the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), is set to clampdown on importers and sellers of handsets and other telecommunications devices brought into the country without type-approval certificate.
Danbatta, NCC boss, congratulates Buhari on victory
The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, over his recent victory at the 2019 presidential election. Danbatta, in a statement signed by the Director, Public Affairs of the Commission, Nnamdi Nwokike, extolled the virtues of the President, adding that the electoral victory was a…
Nigerian, Canadian firms in N7.2b telecoms infrastructure deal
Nigerian firm, Pan African Towers (PAT) Limited, has entered into a N7.2 billion ($20 million) telecoms infrastructure investments deal with Canadian firm, Watt Renewable Corporation.
CommunicationsWeek opens voting for 10th BoICT awards
The board and management of CommunicationsWeek Media Limited, a certified global ICT company with over two million online subscribers, has opened its portal to the general public to vote for nominees of this year’s Beacon of ICT (BoICT) Awards. The Beacon of Information and Communication Technology awards series are widely regarded as the most prestigious…
That bad idea to force MTN list on NSE
Last year, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), handed the MTN group, a marching order to complete its listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) by May 2019, by way of initial public offering (IPO). A listing on the stock exchange had been one of the conditions reached by the NCC and MTN for the settlement of…