Nigerian Communication Commission
Rigging 2023 in 2021
When President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to 2018 Electoral amendment draft, his excuse was that the document was a right thing arriving on his table...
The Buhari-led Federal Government has lately been in the news for the wrong reasons—apart from for the predictable deadpan routine such as Professor Ben Ayade visiting to wave his new APC flag.
Regulator keen on broadband services, backs satellite connectivity
The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), is upbeat on the country’s move towards the deployment of broadband facilities to boost Nigeria’s digital landscape.
Outsource Global wins award
Outsource Global, Nigeria’s premier business process outsourcing company, has won the Service Exporting Company of the Year Award. The award was presented during the Nigeria Exports Awards supported by the Ministry of Communications, Nigerian Communication Commission, and the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) amongst others. Speaking during the awards ceremony, the Founder and CEO…
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…
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...
NCC seeks local technologies to development telecom industry
The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has called for local technologies that will enhance development in the telecommunications industry.