Nigeria to get Internet code of practice for safer online space
As part of efforts to secure the cyberspace against criminal elements, the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) said plans have been concluded...
NCC complies with Fiscal Act, remits N51.3 billion to government in Q1
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has remitted N51.3 billion to the Federal Government’s Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) in the first quarter of 2019.
NCC to set up response team to check cyber crime
Worried by the increasing the rate of cybercrime on telecoms network, the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has planned to set up Cyber Crime Incidence Response Team (CCIRT) to nip the nefarious act in the bud. Besides, the Council for the Regulations of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) has vowed to enforce the amendment act to check…
FG gets India’s $100m loan for broadband project
Nigeria's aspiration for universal Internet coverage and broadband expansion has received a boost with the materialization of a $100 million loan from the Indian government.
NCC wants operators to double telecoms sector’s investments to $136b
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has asked telecommunications operators in the country to double their investments in the sector from the current $68 billion to at least $136 billion.
NCC plans youth entrepreneur directory for chamber
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to assist the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mine and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Youth Enterprise develop entrepreneur directory that will provide information on young people in business and various industries they are in the country. Speaking when the NACCIMA, Youth Enterprise, Abuja chapter visited him on Monday, in…
NCC reiterates support for youth entrepreneurship
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), is set to assist the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mine and Agriculture (NACCIMA) Youth Enterprise develop Youth Entrepreneur Directory that will provide information on young people in pusiness in the country.
Nkemadu is new NCC DPA
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has a new Director, Public Affairs (DPA). He is Dr. Henry Chukwudumeme Nkemadu. His appointment, according to the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, is in line with the Commission’s policy of putting round pegs in round holes for optimum delivery of responsibilities especially now that the stakes…
NCC League gets six new investors as top stars collect N.3m sign-on fees
The NCC Tennis League has attracted six new teams’ sponsors for the 2019 edition, just as the top 10 players, men and women, are guaranteed N300, 000 each as sign-on fees from promoters. Speaking at the just concluded CBN Championship in Abuja, the director of the International Tennis Academy (ITA), organisers of the event, Godwin…
NCC urges software, hardware providers to obtain licences
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has urged members of Association of Handset, Hardware and Software Repairer of Nigeria (AHHSRON), to register with relevant government agencies and obtain operating licences for their businesses. NCC, in a statement, said this was as a result of investigations carried out by the zonal office, which revealed the existence of such…