Tag: Nigerian Communications Commission

NCC implements new SIM registration rules

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2020

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has implemented the new Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) Cards rules in the country. NCC Director of Public Affairs, Dr Ikechukwu ... Read More

119.5m Nigerians now using the internet – NCC

admin- June 17, 2019

Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to  119,506,430 million in April  2019, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said. The NCC made this known on ... Read More

N500m for lawyers over MTN’s fine

admin- June 14, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved the payment of N500 million legal fees to lawyers for the recovery of N330 billion fine from ... 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

NCC Activates Enforcement Of Code For Corporate Governance

Abdul Jimoh- August 16, 2017

"We are committed to raising the standards of leadership and management in the telecom sector" - Danbatta The Board and Management of the Nigerian Communications ... 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

Telecom masts, towers do not constitute health hazard says NCC

inno.korie- April 10, 2017

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says there is no health issue surrounding telecom masts and towers mounted anywhere in the country. The Executive Vice-Chairman of ... Read More

Fight Against Cybercrime: Police Sets The Ball Rolling

Henry Solomon- October 24, 2016

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, has reiterated the unalloyed commitment of the Nigeria Police Force to actively fight against cybercrime menace ... Read More

6 Arrested For Selling Pre-registered SIM Cards

admin- October 18, 2016

The Enforcement Unit of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has arrested six suspects for selling registered SIM Cards in Kano metropolis. The NCC Head of ... 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

Inactive Phone Lines In Nigeria Increases To 67m

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says inactive lines in the country’s telecommunications industry have increased from 65,186,763 in May to 67,331,498 in June 2016. This ... Read More

President Buhari Nominates Chairman, Commissioners For NCC

Henry Solomon- August 2, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm nominees into positions of Chairman, Executive Commissioner, and Non-Executive Commissioners of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). this ... Read More

NCC Releases More Bands To Boost Broadband Penetration

Henry Solomon- May 6, 2016

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Thursday opened new spectrum bands, saying the bands would help to achieve 30 per cent broadband penetration by 2018. ... Read More

NCC Dismisses Fears On Social Media Regulation

Henry Solomon- February 26, 2016

Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, has put to rest fears that the commission is planning to regulate the social media. ... Read More

NCC Donates Publication And Refference materials To Universities

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 5, 2015

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has donated publications and other reference materials to Ekiti State University Ado-Ekiti Ayodeji Ogunshakin reports that the commission has also ... Read More