NCC to develop new pricing structure for broadband, data services
Ahead of the revolution expected to happen when broadband services become more ubiquitous in the country, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is to develop a new and proper pricing structure for high speed Internet services in Nigeria.
Genesys Technology grants $30,000 to start-ups in Enugu
Technology has been identified as a powerful tool to redeem and redirect the economy of Nigeria, especially the South East region. This is the view of speakers and panellists at GenesysIGNITE 2017.
NCC doles out N17m to winners of tennis championship
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given out N17 million to winners of its Tennis Cup 2017 competition.The Executive Vice-Chairman, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, said at the grand finale of the tournament in Lagos that the competition....
Danbatta urges investment in internet infrastructure for job creation
Professor Umar Danbatta, executive vice chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has suggested massive investment in internet infrastructures...
AFRINIC-27 conference seeks local Internet hosting in Africa
Experts and participants at the African Network Information Centre (AFRINIC) organized conference have called for improved local hosting of Internet traffic.
NCC, CBN crave transparency in 9Mobile bidding process
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have urged Baclays Africa to ensure transparency in 9mobile bidding process.
NCC seeks NASS support for telecoms sector’s growth
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has solicited the support of the National Assembly, especially the Senate, for a more vibrant telecommunications sector.
NCC goes tough on telecom consumer right protection
The Executive Vice Chairman, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, represented by the Director, Policy Competition and Economic Analysis, Josephine Amuwa, noted that the consumers of telecommunications services deserved to get value for their money and be treated as very important stakeholders......
NCC plans new spectrum auctions to boost 30% broadband target
As part of efforts targeted at meeting the 2018 broadband penetration target of 30 per cent, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will soon auction and asign new spectrum to telecommunications operators in the country.
53% of Nigerians lack Internet access
Although there are about 90 million Internet users in Nigeria, a gap of over 53 per cent still exist in terms of nationwide connectivity.
NCC set to dump paper numbering, meets stakeholders on automated numbering
Consistent with its tradition of broad consultation prior to taking regulatory decisions, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday in Lagos held a consultative forum with stakeholders as part of the process towards the introduction of an automated numbering system in the country.