Tag archive for ‘NCC’
By editor On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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MTN MAY PAY N780BN FINE TO CONTINUE DOING BUSINESS IN NIGERIA

THERE are strong indications that dominant mobile telecom operator, MTN Nigeria, may likely pay a chunk out of the $3.9 billion (N780 billion) fine, after discussions with the Nigerian Communications Commission More...

By editor On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
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NCC EXTENDS MTN N1TRN FINE DEADLINE TILL FRIDAY 17TH NOV, 2014, GIVES FURTHER DETAILS

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday extended to Friday the deadline given to MTN to pay a $5.2 billion fine. NCC also said it sanctioned the telecommunications giant based on security reasons More...

By prince okereafor On Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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INTERNET USERS IN NIGERIA HIT 97M – NCC

From 95.37 million in August, the number of internet users  has risen to 97.21 million, says the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in its Monthly Internet Subscribers’ Data for September. INEC indicated More...

By editor On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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NCC PLAN TO ADOPT ITU PARAMETERS TO COMBAT DELICNING TELECOMS SERVICES

Abuja — The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, Tuesday said the commission would address the dwindling quality of service in the telecommunications sector More...

By editor On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
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STOP PUNISHING INVESTORS FOR THE SINS OF OPERATORS – INVESTORS

It used to be the norm in the banking industry until 2007, when the Central Bank of Nigeria and Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) used the Purchase and Assumption model for the resolution of problem More...

By editor On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
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UNDERSERVED AREAS TARGETED BY NCC ARM FOR COVERAGE

By Emmanuel Okwuke The Universal Service Provision Fund (USPF), an arm of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), as mandated by the enabling Act of 2003, says its major task as contained in the five-year More...