The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has pledged to continually maintain high ethical standards in all its regulatory activities consistent with the Federal Government’s effort to entrench the culture of accountability and transparency in the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of the Federal Government. The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it wishes to draw the attention of the general public, especially telecoms consumers to a fraudulent and cloned Facebook profile account opened with a name similar to the Commission’s official name on the social media site. This was contained in a statement by Dr. […]

The Computer Professionals (Registration Council) of Nigeria, CPN, has put forward some recommendations to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on the adoption of the 5th Generation (5G) network in the country. CPN made the recommendations after its virtual ‘CPN IT Professionals Assembly’ held recently with the theme: “Adoption of 5G […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has said that the wide speculation by an online publication that it gave N300 million to Nigeria Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), was fake news. The Commission stated unequivocally that the information was mere falsehood. This was contained in a statement to us on Saturday […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has leveraged its presence as a collaborating partner at this year’s Argungu International Fishing and Culture Festival (AIFCF) to undertake a robust education of telecoms consumers attending the event about their rights, privileges as well as their obligations as critical stakeholders in the telecommunications industry. […]

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has said 2.2 improperly-registered Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards across Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) have been completely deactivated. Danbatta, at the weekend in Abuja, said the action was sequel to a ministerial directive that the NCC […]

Nigeria will derive huge socio-economic benefits from commercial deployment of the Fifth Generation (5G) Networks, which will come with great potentials that will bolster Nigeria’s socio-economic ecosystem for quantifiable growth. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) stated this during a discussion with a broad spectrum of participants mostly made up of […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has given a quarterly report on network providers’ compliance to guidelines on Subscriber Identification Number (SIM) Replacement. The commission against a backdrop of complaints from customers conducted an audit exercise in reducing instances of fraudulent SIM upgrade and replacement which accounted for financial loss and […]

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) under the leadership of Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta stepped up consumer complaints management in 2019. According to documents obtained, the Commission received a total of 19,841 complaints from telecoms consumers across its various consumer complaints channels. Of these, the NCC successfully resolved 17,851, representing a […]