Nigerian Communications Commission
NCC reiterates commitment to knowledge-sharing with all stakeholders
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has once again, reaffirmed its commitment to the impartation of knowledge because it is key to human capacity building
FG eyes improved security, directs NCC to review SIM cards registration
In a bid to improve security in the country, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, yesterday directed the Nigerian Communications Commission
Competition heightens as telcos lose 121,154 customers in MNP
Poor services both in voice and data offering in 2019, which saw, especially prices of data crashing by as much as 70 per cent, must have forced some subscribers to dump their networks for another.
NCC to foster robust cyber security to protect ICT networks
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is collaborating with key cyber security stakeholders to foster a robust cyber security environment for effective protection of the country’s information and communication infrastructure and networks.
NCC sees Telcos’ listing on NSE as height of 2019 regulatory achievements
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has described the listing of telecom operators on the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE), as one of the heights of regulatory excellence it achieved in 2019. The Commission in a document noted that the listing of the telcos last year went down in history as memorable achievements in the country’s telecom industry…
NCC mulls infrastructure sharing as 5G trial comes to Lagos
For efficient 5G deployment in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), is planning infrastructure sharing model to aid service providers.
NCC gets deadline to address illegal data deductions, review price
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has ordered the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to resolve the issues of illegal data deduction and review downwards the price nationwide within five days.
Telcos record 2.27m new subscribers, NCC licenses 20 ISPs
Amid complaints of falling telephony standard in the country, about 2.27 million new subscribers were added to the telecoms network in September. Telephone users still contend with an increase in drop calls, illegal credit deductions, unsolicited short message service (SMS), among others.
Nigeria records 61.6% Internet penetration in 19 years as Africa’s growth slows
Although improving at 39.6 per cent, Africa’s Internet penetration is still low when compared to the rest of the world, which has 62.7 per cent growth. Statistics obtained from Internet World Stats showed that between 2000 and 2019, Internet penetration grew to 61.6 per cent in Nigeria