Tag: Glo

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

EFCC Hosts GSM Service Providers In Kano

Abdul Jimoh- January 23, 2020

In its continued effort to tame corruption, economic and financial crimes in Nigeria, the Kano Operational Zone of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, hosted ... 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

Globacom Charged with $6.7m Fraud Before Justice Williams

Tanimu- April 17, 2018

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, on Monday, April 16, 2018, charged Globacom Limited alongside its Chief Marketing Officer, Ashok Israni, ... Read More

Nigerian Communications Commission Leads Nigeria to a Seminal Investment Forum

Suleiman Idris- April 11, 2017

  - Forum Plans to Connect the Next 1.5 Billion People in the world The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive of Nigerian Communications Commission, ... 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 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

Nigerian Communications Commission Enforces 2442 ”DO NOT DISTURB” Short Code

Suleiman Idris- July 12, 2016

NCC enforces 2442 DO NOT DISTURB Short Code Following a Direction to the telecommunications service providers in the country, the operators, will from July 1, ... 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

Nasarawa End Kano Pillars 12-year home invincibility

Suleiman Idris- August 24, 2015

Nigerian champions Kano Pillars finally had their home invincibility of 12 years brought to an end by a modest Nasarawa United side in the Glo ... Read More

Muslim Media Watch Group Calls On FG To Curb Unsolicited and Immoral SMS

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 7, 2015

The Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria wishes to call on the Federal Government to exercise an effective and efficient control on the telecommunications providers ... Read More

GLO Unveils Mobile Health

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 28, 2015

Telecom giant Global has unveiled it mobile health scheme known as GLO health cover. The Network says the initiative is to make healthcare affordable to ... Read More

Globacom Launches Security Identity card for NURTW

inno.korie- August 26, 2014

By Mie Ogidi Considering the risk and hazards involved in road transport business, a leading telecommunication outfit, in Nigeria, Globacom has launched a security identity ... Read More