Tag: NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) warns against new SMS-based Android Malware, TangleBot

Olisa- January 29, 2022

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has again been informed of a new high-risk, critical and Short Messaging Service-based malware, TangleBot, which infects Android mobile devices. ... Read More

FG Approves NIN-SIM Verification Deadline, as Enrolment Systems Hit 5,410

AMT Tanimu- June 29, 2021

The Federal Government has approved the extension of the deadline for NIN-SIM data verification to July 26, 2021. The decision to extend the deadline was ... Read More

DG tasks newly appointed copyright ambassadors

Abdul Jimoh- April 15, 2021

The Director-General, Nigerian Copyright Commission (NCC), Mr John Asein, has charged the organisation`s 15 newly appointed “Copyright Ambassadors“ to propagate creativity and innovation. The copyright ... Read More

Update on USSD Codes Suspension

AMT Tanimu- March 17, 2021

Bank Customers who patronize the usage of Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) code for most of their financial transactions are worried over the implications of ... Read More

MVNO Licence Framework Yet to be concluded in Nigeria

Suleiman Idris- February 5, 2021

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) would like to draw the attention of the public to a report in an online publication purporting that the Commission ... Read More

Federal Government Lauds Citizens, Extends NIN-SIM Linkage Deadline by 8 Weeks

Suleiman Idris- February 5, 2021

The ongoing National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) integration exercise has been extended by 8 weeks, with a new deadline of April ... Read More

New SIM Registration Rules Set by NCC

AMT Tanimu- December 15, 2020

Following the earlier directive on the suspension of new SIM registration by network operators, the Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali ... Read More

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

AMT 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

NCC Set to Propel Socio-Economic Transformation with ICT Parks Project

AMT Tanimu- April 12, 2020

Nigeria’s independent telecoms regulatory authority, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has embarked on the building of six Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Parks to promote ... Read More

Expanding Telecoms Network Infrastructure – NCC

AMT Tanimu- April 9, 2020

The ongoing laying of fibre optic cables and the deployment of other telecoms equipment by mobile network operators (MNOs) across Lagos and other states is ... Read More

NNC’s Reived Policy on SIM Card Registration and Usage

AMT Tanimu- February 5, 2020

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to revise ... Read More

NCC List Authorized Space Stations in Nigeria

AMT Tanimu- December 31, 2019

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), in exercise of its functions enshrined in the Nigerian Communications Act NCA-2003, developed the Commercial Satellite Communications Guidelines for the ... Read More

NCC to place 6 infrastructure service providers across Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- December 19, 2019

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it will place six infrastructure service providers,to roll up for fibre across the country to improve quality of service. ... Read More

Pantami Directs NCC To Resolve Illegal Data Deduction Within Five Days

Suleiman Idris- November 6, 2019

ABUJA (Min of Communication Report) – The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), has directed the Board and Management of the Nigerian ... Read More

NCC seeks support for Nigeria’s sports

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 3, 2019

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has called on corporate entities to support sports in the country. The Executive Vice-Chairman, NCC, Prof Umar Danbatta, made the ... Read More

Consumer Protection: NCC threatens to sanction erring telecom service providers

inno.korie- November 29, 2018

The Nigeria Communication Commission (NCC), on Thursday, said it would sanction service providers who fail to abide by the regulations of the commission in dealing ... Read More

NCC takes proactive steps to actualise 30℅ broadband penetration by 2018

inno.korie- August 22, 2018

The National Association of Telecommunications Subscribers (NATCOMS) says Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC)’s licensing of more infrastructure companies (InfraCos) is a proactive step toward achieving the ... Read More

Winners Get 17 Million at NCC Tennis Championship

Henry Solomon- December 11, 2017

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, ... Read More