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9Mobile Sale: NCC To Evaluate Technical Readiness Of Preferred Bidder

NCC says the Commission must carryout technical evaluation of whoever emerges preferred bidder of 9Mobile after CBN completes financial readiness of the new buyer   IT NEWS NIGERIA:     Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta has announced that the Commission must ensure technical evaluation on whoever emerges new buyer of Nigerian telecoms ...

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NCC Holds 36th Edition Of Consumer Town Hall Meeting In Jalingo, Taraba State

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   In keeping with one of it’s cardinal objectives and one item of the Management’s 8-Point Agenda to Protect- Inform & Educate Consumers of Telecoms services, the Nigerian Communications Commission hosted the 36th Edition of Consumer Town Hall Meeting at the Shield’s Hotel Capstone Meeting Hall in Jalingo, the Taraba state capital.   The theme of the ...

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How TELEOLOGY Battles To Pay $50m Non-Refundable Fee For 9Moble

  *Amidst doubts, Teleology battles to pay $50m non-refundable fee for 9mobile   IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Unending furor and castigation still trails the emergence of Teleology barely one week to the end of payment deadline given to it to pay the $50 million non-refundable deposit for the sale of 9mobile.   Information gathered from a source close to the ...

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Ikot Ekpene Hosts NCC’s 92nd Consumer Outreach Programme

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   In keeping with the Commission’s mandate of educating and protecting the Telecom Consumers of their rights, the Nigerian Communications Commission held the 92nd Edition of its Consumer Outreach Programme at Ikot Ekpene Town Hall, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State on March 8th, 2018. The theme of the programme was “Information & Education as a Catalyst for ...

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NCC Hosts ITU Secretary General, Zhao

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   The Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Houlin Zhao paid a courtesy visit to the Nigerian Communications Commission’s (NCC) Head Office in Abuja yesterday. This is according to recent posts on the apex telecoms regulator’s social media platforms.   It added that following Zhao’s visit,  NCC hosts the 2nd African Preparatory Meeting (APM) towards ...

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ntel To Introduce Recharge Card Vouchers – CEO

*To launch National Roaming next month   IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Nigerian Telecoms Company,  ntel, has announced that it is set to introduce physical recharge cards vouchers soon to enable its increasing customers  credit their mobile line with ease and nationwide roaming plan.   Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of ntel, Mr. Ernest Akinlola revealed this at the March edition of ...

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Call Masking: NCC Sanctions Implicated Operators

Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC)  has imposed a range of sanctions on licensees involved in the fraudulent practice.   According to a statement signed by Tony Ojobo, Director, Public Affairs, NCC, the Commission has recently been inundated with complaints from service providers and consumers regarding the high incidence of call-masking, call-refiling and SIM-Boxing.   Generally, the practice complained of involves disguising ...

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NCC Participates In 39th Kaduna International Trade Fair

*8Marks NCC Day   IT NEWS NIGERIA:   The Nigerian Communications Commission participated in the 39th Kaduna International Trade Fair, a long held tradition of the NCC in order to interact with Consumers of telecommunications Services as well as to inform and educate subscribers in order to protect them against sharp practices in the industry.   Amina Shehu, Deputy Director ...

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9Mobile Sale: NCC Board Says Only Capable New Owner Will Emerge

*NCC says only investors with the required technical capability and pedigree to manage the organization will emerge new owner   IT NEWS NIGERIA:   The Board of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has reassured Stakeholders of its commitment to ensure that the nation’s fourth largest Mobile Network Operator, EMTS/9Mobile, is duly taken over by investors with the requisite technical capability ...

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