Tag: AIRTEL

NCC activates 112 emegency code in Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- August 21, 2020

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has activated the 112 free emergency call number in Kogi State. This was confirmed in a statement issued on Friday ... Read More

NCC Resolves 98% Consumer Complaints in 15 Months

Tanimu- July 14, 2020

Ninety eight per cent (98%) of the total service-related complaints received from telecoms consumers within a 15-month period, spanning January 2019 to April 2020, have ... Read More

Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami Orders Deactivation of Automatic Voicemail on Existing Phone Line

Tanimu- November 14, 2019

The attention of the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has been drawn to the latest trend of financial exploitation by Mobile Network Operators ... Read More

Airtel files application for listing on NSE – SEC

admin- June 19, 2019

Airtel Nigeria has officially filed an application with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for listing of its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). ... Read More

Internet users in Nigeria increase marginally to 100.2m in January

inno.korie- March 20, 2018

Internet users in the country increase to 100.2 million in January, from 98.4 million in December 2017, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said. Courtesy: ... Read More

Nigeria Gets SIM Card Production Plant

Suleiman Idris- December 13, 2016

(NAN)Nigeria has commissioned the first SIM card production plant which was build with the financial assistance from the Bank of Industry (BOI). The 200 million ... Read More

NCC halts planned Internet data price increase

inno.korie- November 30, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has halted its plan to increase the prices of Internet data charges by service providers. Sources say that the action ... Read More

NCC To Disturb MTN, Airtel Others For Violation of “Do Not Disturb” Directives

Tanimu- November 21, 2016

Tony Ojobo, Abuja: MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing For failing to comply with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directive on the ... Read More

MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing – Says NCC

Suleiman Idris- November 14, 2016

MTN, Airtel, Others May Face Sanctions Over Unsolicited Telemarketing For failing to comply with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directive on the Do Not Disturb ... Read More

Active Telecom Subscribers Stands At 150m – NCC

Henry Solomon- September 13, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Tuesday said that active subscribers in the nation’s telecommunications industry stood at 150,262,066 in July. The telecommunications umpire said ... Read More

Public Notice: Use And Sale Of Pre-Registered Sim Cards

Suleiman Idris- September 8, 2016

It has come to the notice of the Nigerian Communications Commission that despite regulations and directives against the sale and use of pre-registered SIM cards, ... Read More

2016 Telecom: Nigeria Plans Big For ITU Telecom World 2016

Suleiman Idris- July 30, 2016

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) innovators, industry players and stakeholders are among the large number of delegates to the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) Telecom World ... Read More

FG Reduces MTN Fine to N330 billion

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 20, 2016

- MTN fined $1,000 per each unregistered subscribers - FEC reduced the fine to N330 Billion to be paid in 3 years The Minister of ... Read More

Poor Use of Internet By Nigerians Shows Decline In Number Of Users As Figure Drops To 93.7m In Feb

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in its monthly Internet Subscriber Data said that internet users on Nigeria’s telecommunications networks reduced to 93.75 million as at ... Read More

Telecom Operators No More Desperate To Accumulate Subscribers As Inactive SIM Cards Drop To 62m

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Communication (NCC) has said that inactive mobile telephone lines on its networks dropped to 62.61 million in February, 2016. This is contained ... Read More

Telecoms Operators Now Have 151m Active Customers – NCC

Suleiman Idris- October 8, 2015

Telecoms operators now have 151m active customers - NCC Lagos, Oct. 7, 2015 (NAN) Active lines in the nation’s telecommunications industry rose to 151,018,624 in ... Read More