Saturday, 23rd September 2023

Umar Dambatta

5 Oct 2021
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to auction five slots of spectrum for deployment of the Fifth Generation (5G) technology.
10 May 2018
Nigerians without access to telecommunication service has reduced from 40 million to about 33 million. Speaking yesterday in Abuja during a courtesy visit to the Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) by the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Executive Director, Umar Dambatta disclosed that the intervention of the NCC through its established agency, Universal…
14 Jul 2017
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has vowed to protect the company from possible collapse in its operations.
20 Jan 2017
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said that it has commenced the enforcement of the Do Not Disturb (DND), code which compels mobile network operators to stop sending unsolicited messages to their subscribers.
28 Dec 2016
Recall that as at 2001, when the government libralised the telecommunications sector, aggregate industry investment stood at $50 million.
9 Dec 2016
Adebayo Shittu, communications Minister has asked Nigerians to brace for a price rise while making a case for telecom service providers, which according to the minister ...
30 Nov 2016
Against the backdrop of increasing attacks on telecommunications infrastructure, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has called on Nigerians to protect those in their localiity.
26 Nov 2016
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says provisions have been made in its 2017 budget to extend telecommunications services to additional 40 million people across the country.
7 Oct 2016
The Nigerian Communications Commission, (NCC) has commenced engagement with Nigerian tertiary institutions, especially the university system in the area of research in order ...


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A US congressional delegation was meeting Armenia's leaders on Saturday to express support in the wake of protests rocking the small Caucasus nation after Azerbaijan reclaimed control over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh. The US embassy said the group will meet Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and a handful of other officials "to discuss US-Armenian relations and the impact…
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The Mega Plastic factory located in Ilupeju area of Lagos was gutted by fire on Saturday morning. An eyewitness told The Guardian that the fire incident started at about 6:30 a.m. Videos of the fire incident showed that the flames of the fire had covered the factory. Our correspondent gathered that emergency responders of the…
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The Kwara State Government says it has entered into partnership with the National Agriculture Land Development Authority (NALDA) to improve food production in the state. The State Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mrs. Oloruntoyosi Thomas, disclosed this during her field inspection of the proposed site for the programme on Friday. The News Agency of…
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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has extended the deadline for submission of applications and entries into the 2023 Talent Hunt through a Hackathon to Saturday, Sept. 30, 2023
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The All Stars didn't win their final challenge of the season. This week was all about "Social Media and the Future."  The Big Brother Naija All Stars had a special challenge where they had to come up with three cool things that could be really important in the future, like 50 years from now. Before…