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    To provide further assurance on the integrity of its Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) registration database, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) will shortly begin the second phase of its ongoing audit of SIM registration data and registration processes across all Mobile Network Operator (MNO) platforms. The audit is specifically to monitor operators’ strict adherence to the ...
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    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said that the National Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) will soon be established to curb cybercrime. The Executive Vice Chairman, NCC, Professor Umar Danbatta made this known during the 87th Edition of the Telecom Consumer Parliament (TCP) on Monday in Lagos. The theme of the TCP is ”Challenges of ...
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    Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said that broadband penetration made remarkable improvement as it  increased to about 33 per cent as at February. Danbatta made this disclosure on Wednesday when Airtel Management visited the commission headquarters in Abuja. “We have seen remarkable improvement in broadband penetration, the figure is ...
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    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says consumer protection and satisfaction are its major priorities. The Executive Vice Chairman of the commission, Prof. Umar Danbatta, said this when the President of Kaduna Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (KADCCIMA) led other officials of the chamber  on a visit to the commission in Abuja on Monday. ...
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    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says active mobile telephone lines in Nigeria decreased marginally to 160.5 million in August from 161.42 million in July. But what was lost in voice was gained in internet subscription as internet users increased marginally to 104.6 million in the same period. The NCC made this known on Monday in ...
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    Nigeria will host this year’s ​​​​​​​International Telecommunications Union (ITU) annual regional human capacity building workshop on “Strengthening capacities in Internet governance in Africa”​, according to Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, Administrator of the Digital Bridge Institute (DBI). The event to be held at the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Centre in Abuja, Nigeria, from 27-29 August is organized by ...
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    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it has established Broadband Implementation Committee to fast-track the deployment of infrastructure to raise broadband penetration in the country. Prof. Umar Danbatta, the Executive Vice Chairman of NCC made this disclosure at the commission’s stakeholders’ engagement meeting with relevant state agencies in charge of telecommunications matters. The meeting’s theme ...
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    June 4, 2018 Internet users in the country increased to 101. 2 million in April from 100.6 million recorded in March, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said. The NCC made this disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for April 2018 on its website on Monday in Abuja. The data showed an increase of 613, ...
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    In compliance with the Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2007 (FRA 2007), the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) remitted N49,792,870,113.00 (Forty-nine Billion, Seven Hundred and Ninety-two Million, Eight Hundred and Seventy Thousand, One Hundred and Thirteen Naira Only) to the Federal Government Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) within the first four months of 2018. This figure represents “Payment ...
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    By Theresa Igata The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says National Roaming and Active infrastructure sharing have the potential of promoting seamless communication among subscribers by improving quality of service and bringing down cost in network deployment. This was disclosed by the Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Professor Umar Danbatta at a Stakeholders’ forum ...