5G fuels smartphone growth, as NCC sees technology bridge digital divide
International Data Corporation (IDC), an analyst firm has expressed optimism on smartphone market growth pointing to rising demand for 5G models as a main driving force.
Is eSIM new telecoms revolution?
Removable subscriber identification module (SIM) cards are an integral part of modern mobile communications. Due to technological advancements, these small plastic cards, will over time, be replaced by embedded counterparts.
NCC remits N344.71bn into FG’s Consolidated Revenue Fund in 5 years
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), says it remitted N344.71 billion into the Federal Government’s Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) in the last five years. NCC Executive Vice Chairman, Prof. Umar Danbatta said this, when the House of Representatives Committee on Telecommunications, led by its Chairman, Mr Akeem Adeyemi, paid him a legislative oversight visit in Abuja.…
‘Misinformation derailing deployment of 5G technology in Nigeria’
Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Prof. Umar Danbatta, yesterday, said misinformation on 5G technology was capable of derailing its launch and implementation in the country.
Government earned N362.3b from telecoms spectrum fees in five years, says NCC
The Federal Government earned about ₦362.3 billion from the telecoms sector in the last five years, according to the Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta. Specifically, this revenue came from spectrum fees and operating surplus from the sector. Danbatta said this yesterday in Abuja at the maiden National dialogue on…
NCC to accelerate licensing of new spectrum to facilitate new technologies
Mr Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman/CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission(NCC), has reaffirmed the commitment of the Commission to ensuring accelerated licensing of new spectrum that would usher in new technologies.
NCC gets committee for 2020 telecoms research proposals
The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has inaugurated a 15-man Evaluation Committee to assess the 2020 Telecommunications
NCC pledges to promote ICT infrastructure for economic growth
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it would continue to promote and facilitate the expansion of robust Information and Communication Technology Infrastructure, for the rapid development of Nigeria’s digital economy.
NCC set to review ITR for voice services
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has embarked on a cost-based study to set the new pricing regime for mobile International Termination Rate (ITR) for in-bound voice calls in the country.
NCC set to commence cost-based review of new rates for International voice calls services
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is set to commence a cost-based review to determine new pricing regime for mobile International Termination Rate (ITR) for inbound international voice calls in the country.