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NCC appoints new spokesman

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has appointed Mr Nnamdi Nwokike as the Director, Public Affairs, following the retirement of Mr Tony Ojobo. A statement on...

Etisalat’s licence not transferable without approval – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says that the operating licence issued to Etisalat cannot be transferred without its approval. Etisalat, Nigeria’s fourth largest mobile network,...

NCC records 90m internet users in April

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said internet users in the Nigeria stood at 90 million in April. The telecommunications industry regulator made the disclosure in...

NCC fine: MTN pays N30bn to FG

Telecoms firm, MTN has remitted N30 billion to the federal government in part settlement of a N330 billion fine imposed on it. The telecoms group...

NCC declares state of emergency in telecoms sector over poor service

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has declared a state of emergency in the tele-communications sector due to the degenerating Quality of Service (QoS) provided...

NCC to sanction operators over unsolicited text messages

The Nigerian Communications Commission says it would impose on mobile operators a fine of N5m per subscriber that continues to receive unsolicited text messages...

Efritin shuts Nigeria office over bad economy

Efritin (pronounced ‘Everything’) has stopped further investments in Nigeria and has wound down operations, just 16 months after its official launch. Investigation showed that high...

WhatsApp, Viber, others adversely affecting our business in Nigeria – MTN

The Chief Executive Officer, CEO, of MTN Nigeria, Ferdinand Moolman, has disclosed that the activities of ‘over-the-top’ companies like WhatsApp, Viber have adverse effects...

FG never authorised NCC to hike price of data – Shittu

The Federal Government on Wednesday dismissed claims that it directed telecommunications operators to increase the price of data subscriptions by December 1. Reports had it...

Just In: Senate orders NCC to halt data tariff increase

The Senate has ordered the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to halt the planned increase of prices for data. The Senate gave the order on Wednesday...