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 moves to regulate drones
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has met with stakeholders, including the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) and the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), to harmonise the proposed regulation and use of drones in Nigeria.
NCC licenses 10 new VAS operators as market hits $200 million
Operations of the Value Added Service (VAS) providers were enlarged in 2019, following the licensing of 10 new aggregators by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)
N1.98tr investment gap cripples telephony services
An investment gap of about N1.98 trillion in the telecommunications sector is currently hindering some 40 million Nigerians from accessing basic telephony services in the country.
NCC to stimulate application of AfCFTA pact, says Danbatta
Determined to explore the economic viability of the telecommunications market in Africa, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has resolved to stimulate the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) initiative.
‘Why Nigeria’s eGovt drive is slow’
Nigeria's electronic governance (eGovt) drive is said to be slow because of hydra-headed challenges.
5G technology to be on trial for 3 months before approval – NCC
The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC) on Monday said that the trial of 5G, the fifth generation network technology, would be on trial for three months in the country before actual approval and rollout.
NCC makes NIN mandatory for new SIM registration
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said that registration of new Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards will now require the presentation of the National Identity Number (NIN).
Experts canvass robust tech as catalyst for policy up-take
Experts in the financial service sector have implored companies, especially, insurance companies across the country would need to adopt a robust Information...
How Nigeria plans to implement 5G networks
Ahead of the 2020 set date for the roll out of 5G networks in Nigeria, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will look at three strategic areas of interest that will be beneficial to the country, cum Africa.These areas of focus include enhanced mobile broadband applications, the low ultra-reliable, low latency applications and the Machine to Machine…