Nigerian Communication Commission
Stakeholders call for interconnect settlement scheme to address indebtedness
Stakeholders in the telecommunications ecosystem have urged the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) to establish Interconnect Settlement Scheme to address indebtedness in the industry. This is against the backdrop of notices by the Commission to have some networks disconnected for inability to settle interconnect and infrastructure debts. They cited example of Nigeria Inter Bank Settlement System…
NCC to sanction telecom operators for ‘call masking’
The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), says it will impose appropriate sanctions on any telecom operator that allows the illegal masking of international calls. Call masking refers to termination of international calls with local telephone numbers displayed on a receiver’s phone screen. Alhaji Ismail Adedigba, Deputy Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau of NCC told News Agency of…
NCC, CBN ink agreement on payment systems
Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on payment system. Prof. Umar Danbatta, executive vice chairman of NCC, said the signing of the MoU between NCC and CBN was a landmark in the digital transformation process that the commission was mandated courtesy of act…
NCC tasks telecoms service providers on accurate information to consumers
Telecommunication service providers in the country have been charged to ensure that accurate information and education is given out to consumers not to create confusion in their minds in making right choices.
CAPDAN, Fonreg battle phone theft menace
Computer and Allied-Product Associations of Nigeria (CAPDAN), in conjunction with an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) security solution firm, FonreG...
MTN’s planned shift in listing date puts stock market recovery in limbo
Indications emerged, yesterday, that the planned listing of MTN Nigeria’s share on the country’s stock exchange scheduled for this year, might eventually not come to pass until 2018.
Government should task varsities for solutions to country’s woes
The essence of the university is to proffer solutions to the societal issues/problems. That is why the cardinal objectives of the university remains community service.
NCC vows to protect telecom consumers’ right
Worried by the incessant complaints from telecommunication consumers across the country, the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has assured consumers ...