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NCC Tackles Google Over Free Wi-Fi

NCC Tackles Google Over Free Wi-Fi

Investigations by the Nation revealed that the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the regulatory body for telecommunications in the country, has reported global internet giant, Google, to the Federal Government for evading regulatory oversight in its bid to expand its ‘free’ Wi-Fi deployment in Nigeria. Google is currently rolling out the ‘free’ Wi-Fi service in Lagos […] …

NCC, ONSA go tough on fraudulent mobile devices

NCC, ONSA go tough on fraudulent mobile devices

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) have resolved to go after unscrupulous elements who use mobile devices to defraud unsuspecting telecoms subscribers. To achieve this, the two agencies, working in collaboration with others, yesterday in Abuja, set up two joint committees. The committees are the Project Steering […] …

$43m debt: Court warns CBN, NCC, others against concluding Etisalat’s sale

$43m debt: Court warns CBN, NCC, others against concluding Etisalat’s sale

A Federal High Court in Abuja has warned the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the Nigerian Telecommunication Commission (NCC) and others involved in the transaction for the sale of troubled telecom firm, Etisalat (9mobile) against taking further steps to conclude the sale. The warning was informed by claim by some aggrieved investors that despite a […] …

New NCC broadcast policy underway —Asein

A national policy that will facilitate the enforcement of copyright law to enhance the operation of the broadcast industry for rapid national development will soon be formulated by the Nigerian Copyright Commission, NCC.
Continue reading New NCC broadcast policy underway —Asein at Vanguard News Nigeria. …

NCC: subscribers lose N12.5b to telecom-related frauds

NCC: subscribers lose N12.5b to telecom-related frauds

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday said subscribers have lost over N12. 5 billion to telecom related financial crimes and deductions since the use of smartphones became prominent in the country. Its Executive Vice Chairman, Prof Umar Garba Danbatta however assured that the Commission is poised to helping subscribers recover all illegal deductions, while the […] …

NCC: code to check cybercrimes coming

NCC: code to check cybercrimes coming

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to establish an Internet Industry Code of Practice for internet service providers (ISPs) to checkmate growing cybercrimes. Its Deputy Director, Consumer Affairs Bureau, Mr Ismail Adedigba, who spoke  at the 102nd Edition of the Consumer Outreach Programme (COP) held at Mapo Hall, Ibadan, added that the code will be a […] …

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