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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Subscribers spent N2.9trn on airtime in 2019 – Newtelegraph

    Telecommunications subscribers across the four mobile networks in Nigeria spent an estimated N2.9 trillion on airtime throughout last year, New Telegraph has learnt. This amount covered what was spent on voice, text message and data services from the mobile network operators (MNOs).... Read...
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    Business NCC approves 1,492 phone brands and models for use in Nigeria, users advised to confirm before any purchase – Techpoint.Africa

    The Nigerian mobile phone market has been thriving in recent years, buoyed by the competition between mobile phone brands offering decent and affordable mobile phones for users in the country..... Read more via Techpoint.Africa – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  3. Nigeria Business News

    Business Senate probes GSM operators over drop calls – Vanguard News

    THE Senate has begun investigation into networks provided by the Global Systems for Mobile Communications, GSM operators in the Country over increasing rate of drop calls.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  4. Nigeria Business News

    Business FG bars subscribers from having more than 3 SIMs – Newtelegraph

    The Federal Government has barred telecommunications subscribers from registering more than three Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards. This is part of a revised SIM registration policy ordered by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami.... Read more via...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro List of authorised space stations in Nigeria – NCC – Plus TV Africa

    The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has developed the Commercial Satellite Communications Guidelines for the telecommunications industry in Nigeria A statement issued by the NCC Director, Public Affairs, Henry Nkemadu, recalled that the policy came into effect in November 2018...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Airtel to acquire additional spectrum in Nigeria for $70m – Capacity Media

    Airtel Africa confirms an agreement between Airtel Networks and Intercellular Nigeria to acquire additional 10MHz spectrum in the 900MHz band for approximately $70 million.... Read more via Capacity Media – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  7. Nigeria Sports News

    Business Minister Extends Deadline On Reduction Of Data Price – Nairaland

    The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami has extended the deadline given to the Nigerian Communications Commission NCC, on the reduction of data prices in the country.... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Business News
  8. Nigeria Business News

    Business USSD: Airtel Nigeria charges N5 for every 20 seconds spent using bank USSD – Laila’s Blog

    Telecommunication giant, Airtel Nigeria has confirmed that it bills its customers N5 for every 20 seconds spent using a USSD code for bank transaction. A few days… Read more via Laila’s Blog – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  9. Nigeria Business News

    Business Leaked Memo Shows Banks Asked Telcos To Charge For USSD (Pics) – Nairaland

    Nigerian banks proposed to telecom companies to charge customers directly for USSD services, a memo seen by TheCable has revealed. This seems to contradict the public denial by bank CEOs on Monday..... Read more via Nairaland – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  10. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN Bows to Pressure, Suspends USSD Charges – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    MTN Nigeria yesterday confirmed that it has suspended its plan to implement charges around the Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) code being used for bank transactions..... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  11. Nigeria Business News

    Business We Are Committed to End Use of Pre-registered SIM Cards, Says NCC – Thisdaylive

    Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday in Enugu reaffirmed its commitment to end the sale and usage of pre-registered SIM cards in the telecommunication industry. NCC through its South-east Zonal Controller, Mrs. Emilia Nwokoro, made the disclosure during a courtesy visit to the …...
  12. Nigeria Business News

    Business FG receives N51 billion remittance from NCC in 3 months – Nairametrics

    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) remitted the sum of N51.3 billion to the Federal Government as part of the revenue generated in the first quarter of 2019. The disclosure is contained in a press release obtained from the commissions’ website. According to the NCC, remittances are...
  13. Nigeria Business News

    Business Worrying trend as 9mobile loses over 3 million Subscribers in 2-years – Nairametrics

    There appears to be more worries for Nigeria’s telecommunication network, 9mobile, as the company lost 3.49 million internet subscribers in the last two years.... Read more via Nairametrics – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  14. Nigeria Business News

    Business Internet subscriptions in Nigeria hit 120 million – Mobility Nigeria

    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has published the latest internet users statistics for Nigeria. According to the telecom regulatory body, Nigeria now has 119,506,430 Internet users split among the... Read more via Mobility Nigeria – Get more: Nigeria...
  15. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN has paid the final part of its N330 billion fine to the NCC – Pulse Nigeria

    MTN Nigeria has paid the sixth and final instalment of N55 billion to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). This completes MTN’s payment of the N330 billion negotiated settlement agreed between both parties in 2016.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria –
  16. Nigeria Business News

    Business MTN pays off bulk of $1.5 billion Nigeria fine – Anti Corruption Digest

    outh African telecoms giant MTN has paid more than three-quarters of a record $1.5-billion dollar fine levelled by Nigeria for failing to disconnect unregistered subscribers, the government said late Tuesday. Africa’s biggest wireless operator… Read more via Anti Corruption Digest –...
  17. Nigeria Business News

    Business A total of $70 billion has so far been invested in Nigeria’s telecom industry – Nairametrics

    Investments in the Nigerian telecoms sector have reached $70 billion (about N25.2 trillion), the Nigerian Communications Commission has confirmed. The NCC’s Executive Vice Chairman/CEO, Prof Garba Dambatta, disclosed this.... Read more via Nairametrics – Get more...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business NCC releases N100m to universities for ICT, telecoms research – Daily Trust

    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has released over N100 million to some Nigerian Universities to carry out research in telecommunications and.... Read more via Daily Trust – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Business Glo Is Top Network For New Subscribers In February 2019 – NCC – P.M.EXPRESS

    Latest report by telecommunications industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), indicates that national operator, Globacom, remains the preferred network for new subscribers.... Read more via P.M.EXPRESS – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Glo is top network for new subscribers in February 2019 – NCC report – Encomium Magazine

    Latest report by telecommunications industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), indicates that national operator, Globacom, remains the preferred … Read more via Encomium Magazine – Get more: Nigeria Business News