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NCC Hosts 3rd Forum On Code of Corporate Governance For Telecoms Industry In Kano

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   The Nigerian Communications Commission hosts the 3rd Forum on Code of Corporate Governance for Telecommunications Industry in Kano. Consistent with its industry- wide Consultative approach at stakeholders engagement for effective regulatory oversight, the NCC today hosted a Sensitization Workshop on Code of Corporate Governance for the Telecommunications Industry with the Theme: “Telecommunications at the threshold of ...

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NCC Berths 91st Consumer Outreach Programme In Mangu, Plateau State

IT NEWS NIGERIA: In keeping with the Commission’s mandate of educating consumer, the Commission held the 91st Edition of its Consumer Outreach Programme (COP) in Mangu, Plateau State, under the theme: Information and Education as Catalyst for Consumer Protection The NCC’s Deputy Director Consumer Affairs Bureau, Ismail Adedigba, who represented the Director Consumer Affairs Bureau, Abdullahi Maikano, stated that the ...

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9Mobile: Eschew Underhand Tactics, … Experts Warn

CONTRIBUTED: A prominent developmental economist Mukoro Okotete had commended the contribution of the telecoms sector to the nation’s economic growth and development. Speaking at a seminar in Lagos with the theme “Nigeria: Sustainable Growth After Recession” Okotete noted that the impressive growth of the telecoms sector would be enhanced by the planed sale of 9Mobile. He however cautioned that for ...

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NCC Bags Best Govt Agency Website Second Year Running

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Phillips Consulting organized Web Jurists Award has today declared Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) as winners of Ministry, Department and Agency (MDA) category of the 2017 in the second year running. The Jurists said NCC’s website came top ahead of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation’s (NNPC) and the Bank of Industry’s (BOI) WebPages. Speaking at the award ceremony ...

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9Mobile Sale: Why Nigeria Must Come First

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The story making the rounds that a preferred bidder and a reserved bidder have emerged for 9Mobile has been described as merely “flying a kite” in order to goad the regulatory authorities in the wrong direction. The belief is that an interested party is merely trying to preempt the outcome to suit its purpose. Information gathered from ...

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Call Masking: Sanctions, License Revocation or Suspension Looms In The Telecoms Industry

– Consumer Satisfaction Data Indicate Noticeable Reduction in Masking following NCC’s Actions. IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Nigerian Communications Commission will impose the maximum possible penalties on any of its licensees implicated in the practice of masking of international telephone calls. As such, it is likely that the operating licenses of some of the interconnect exchange and other licensees involved in ...

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BID FOR 9MOBILE: A LOOK AT THE CAMP OF THE FINALISTS

IT NEWS NIGERIA: As the curtains are about to be drawn on the sale of 9Mobile, a discernible trend has emerged from the camp of the two finalists; Smile Telecoms Holdings and Teleology Holdings Limited. On either side are former CEOs of MTN Nigeria leading the charge. Smile Telecoms Holdings has one of its leaders Ahmad Farroukh and Teleology Holdings ...

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ATCON To Showcase 100 Leading Telecoms/ICT Personalities In Record Publication

Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has announced that it is set embark on a rare industry Publication of 100 leading Personalities with their companies in the Nigerian Telecom Information communications Technology (ICT) Sector in the country IT NEWS NIGERIA: Speaking yesterday in Lagos at press briefing at the Association’s office, ATCON President, Mr Olusola Teniola said the strategic ...

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Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council Visits NCC

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, the EVC/ CEO of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) received a delegation headed by Edirin Akemu from the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council today at the Commission’s Head Office. This maiden visit aimed at discussing areas of mutuality for partnership and collaboration with a view to enhancing the growth of the ...

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