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BREAKING: FG Directs Telcos to Bar Outgoing Calls on Unlinked Lines from Monday

The Federal Government has commended Nigerians for complying with the NIN-SIM linkage, while also directing telecommunications companies to bar outgoing calls on unlinked lines from Monday, 4th April, 2022. Radio Nigeria Ibadan reports that this was made known in a statement signed by Director, Public Affairs, NCC Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, and Head, Corporate Communications, Continue Reading

NCC Deploys Broadband Infrastructure for Sectoral Investment Drive

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC is pursuing a comprehensive deployment of broadband infrastructure to attract relevant investments for the transformation of other sectors of the economy through Information Communications Technology. The Executive Vice Chairman, NCC, Professor Umar Danbatta gave the information while delivering a lecture at Fountain University, Continue Reading

Àjọ NCC Sọpé Àbò Tó Péye Wà Lórí Atọna Ojú Òpó 5G Network

Igbákejì alága àjọ tón rísétò ìbáraẹnisọ̀rọ̀ nílẹ̀ yíì, NCC, ọ̀jọ̀gbọ́n Umar Danbatta ti mú dáwọn ọmọ orílẹ̀èdè yíì lójú pé, àbò tó péye wà lórí àtọ̀nà ojú òpó tíwọ́n pè ní 5G network, èyí tíwọ́n ló yára ju 4G lọ. Ó fọwọ́n ìdánilógú yíì sọ̀yà lákokò tó farahàn níwájú àgbáríjọpọ̀ ìgbìmọ̀ tẹkótó ilé asòfin àpapọ̀ […]Continue Reading

Sen. Durojaye’s Death, A Great Loss To The Progressives – Governor Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has described the death of former Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, and a leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye as a great loss to the progressives. In a statement in Abeokuta, Governor Abiodun noted that the late senator was a political giant whose politics was devoid Continue Reading

Ogun Government Aids Ease Of Doing Business In Telecom Industry

Ogun State government has initiated plans to ensure the issuance of provisional permit to prospective telecommunication service providers within seven to fourteen days after the submission of applications for approval to commence work on site. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Tunji Odunlami made this known in Abeokuta, during a meeting with Continue Reading
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Implications Of The Deadline Of National Identification Number, NIN On Citizens

Recently, the federal government directed all telecommunication service providers to link all subscribers’ SIMs to their National Identification Numbers, NINs. According to the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, after the deadline, all SIMs without NINs are to be blocked from the networks. Mr Pantami said this became imperative to consolidate Continue Reading

Telecommunication Industry, A Major Factor Of Economic Growth – Prof. Dambatta

The Nigerian Communication Commission, NCC, says the telecommunication industry has become an enabler of economic growth which touches all other sectors of the economy for improved operational efficiency. The executive vice-chairman of the agency, Professor Garba Umar Danbatta stated this during the 41st Kano International Trade Fair organized by the Kano Chamber of Continue Reading