Tag Archives: NCC

MTN Nigeria rolls out first e-SIM technology in West Africa

Nigerias telecommunication giant, MTN Nigeria is continuously driving their way to lead digital transformation to improve customer experience and uphold the high quality of services for its subscribers. Hence, the telecommunication company has started the trial of e-SIM services on its network for a period of 12 months, after receiving the approval from the Nigerian Communication [...]

Airtel and Coverage Broadband roll out 3flix Mobile TV service in Nigeria

Telecommunications services provider, Airtel Nigeria has inked a strategic partnership with Coverage Broadband, a subsidiary of Phase 3 Telecom, to introduce 3flix mobile TV service in Nigeria. With this collaboration, subscribers will be able to have access to a special bundled data plan on Airtel to enjoy 3flix live television channels which cover music, movies, [...]

Teleology Holdings gets extra time to finalize acquisition of 9mobile Nigeria

Teleology Holdings, appointed in February 2018 the preferred bidder for the acquisition of mobile operator 9mobile, has been given additional time to finalize this operation. The initial 90-day time limit for Teleology to pay $ 251 million, after having already paid a non-refundable advance of $ 50 million in March, expired on July 25, 2018. [...]

Nigerian Communications Commission likely to introduce regulatory framework for OTT

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the telecoms industry regulator, may set up a regulatory framework for the control of over-the-top (OTT) technology services. This may be possible if the NCC eventually validates the findings of a study carried out by the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organization (CTO) on the benefits and challenges of OTT services in Nigeria. [...]