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Nigerians Spent N3.66trn On Calls, Data In Two Years – NCC

This is a statistical report of the money spent on calls and other telecom services by the generality of Nigerians. The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has said Nigerians spent N3.66 trillion on telecommunications services in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Executive Vice Chairman of the Commission, Prof. Umar Dambatta, dropped the …

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Buhari Reportedly Receives Evidence Showing Chief Of Staff, Kyari Took N500m Bribe From MTN

There are indications that President Muhammad Buhari has received evidence linking his Chief of Staff, CoS, Abba Kyari to a N500m bribe from the telecommunications giant, MTN Nigeria. The alleged bribe was aimed at softening the heavy fine the Federal Government had imposed on the telecommunication giant, says SaharaReporters. The …

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NCC Begins Crackdown On Illegal SIM Card Registration Centres

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has begun a crackdown on illegal and unlicensed SIM card registration centres in Abuja, warning that any agent found wanting would be dealt with appropriately. This disclosure was made by Mr. Salisu Abdullahi, the assistant director (enforcement) of the Commission, during the closure of the …

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According To NCC, 2.6Million Internet Subscribers Dump MTN – See Why

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Saturday said that internet users on Nigeria’s telecommunications networks reduced to 93.75 million as at February 2016. Majority of those who switched off the net were MTN subscribers, data published by the commission for February shows. It said that the number of subscribers that …

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NCC Declares GLO As Best Network In New Internet Subscription

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has declared that Globacom is the leader in new internet subscriber acquisition in the country’s telecommunications industry. Based on a report on the 2015 third quarter (Q3)statistics currently on the NCC website, Globacom gained the highest number of internet users in September of 2015 with …

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