The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida, has pledged that transparency will form the bedrock of his leadership as Nigeria's chief telecom regulator as this will enable a solid foundation in  building a resilient, accountable and efficient institution.

Nigeria Seeks Joint West Africa Regional Protection of Undersea Cables

Following recent undersea cable cuts that challenged connectivities in many countries in the West Afrcan region, Nigeria has called for a coordinated and multilateral approach by the region to protect shared telecommunications infrastructure, and diversify connectivity to ensure uninterruptible connections.  According to Reuben Muoka, Director, Public Affairs at NCC, Executive Vice Chairman of the  Nigerian…

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Voice, Data Services Affected by Undersea Cable Cuts Restored

Following the disruption on March 14, 2024, which affected data and voice services due to cuts in undersea fibre optics along the coasts of Cote d’Ivoire and Senegal, the Nigerian Communications Commission has announced that services have now been restored to approximately 90% of their peak utilization capacities. In a statement issued by NCC’s Director,…

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Nigeria LNG Limited has concluded another edition in the series of  #NLNGChangeYourStory workshops, which focuses  on mobile and multimedia journalism, providing participants with a comprehensive learning experience. According to Yemi Adeyemi, Acting Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, NLNG, the annual capacity-building workshop, themed Gender Active, convened women journalists from diverse editorial sections and Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) members to arm them with cutting-edge digital communication and social media skills for reporting gender-based issues was held from 30th January to 1st February 2024 in Lagos.

NLNG concludes training in digital communication skills for Women Journalists

Nigeria LNG Limited has concluded another edition in the series of  #NLNGChangeYourStory workshops, which focuses  on mobile and multimedia journalism, providing participants with a comprehensive learning experience. According to Yemi Adeyemi, Acting Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, NLNG, the annual capacity-building workshop, themed Gender Active, convened women journalists from diverse editorial sections and Nigeria…

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Steady increase in Active Voice and Internet Subscriptions – NCC

Nigeria has witnessed a steady increase in active voice and internet subscriptions, including a drop in teledensity as contained in the latest telecommunications statistical indicators released by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), which have been adjusted to reflect the latest population growth figures and align with international best practices.   The adjustment which is reflected…

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The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida, has pledged that transparency will form the bedrock of his leadership as Nigeria's chief telecom regulator as this will enable a solid foundation in  building a resilient, accountable and efficient institution.

NCC’s EVC, Aminu Maida, pledges transparency in Telecoms Regulation

The Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida, has pledged that transparency will form the bedrock of his leadership as Nigeria’s chief telecom regulator as this will enable a solid foundation in  building a resilient, accountable and efficient institution. Maida spoke during a courtesy visit to the Hon. Minister of…

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Executive Vice Chairman/ Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Communications Commission, Dr. Aminu Maida ( Left) with Director-General, Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority, United Arab Emirates, Engineer Majed Sultan Al Mesmar, during a bilateral meeting at the ongoing International Telecommunication Union (ITU)’s World Radiocommunication Conference 2023 taking place in Dubai. The event started on November 20, 2023 and will end December 15, 2023.

Maida Excited at Nigeria’s Success at World Radio Communications Conference 2023 

The leadership of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has expressed its excitement about Nigeria’s impressive performance at the ongoing International Telecommunications Union (ITU)’s World Radio Communications (WRC) Conference 2023, holding in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, where two Nigerians were elected into leadership positions and delegates from the NCC were elected into Working Groups. Executive Vice…

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L-R: Chief Legal and Regulatory Officer/Company Secretary, Airtel Nigeria, Shola Adeyemi; Chief Executive Officer, IHS Nigeria Limited, Mohammad Darwish; Executive Commissioner, Technical Services, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Ubale Maska; Executive Vice chairman/Chief Executive Officer, NCC, Dr. Aminu Maida; Executive Commissioner, Stakeholder Management, NCC, Adeleke Adewolu and Chief Executive Officer, MTN Nigeria, Karl Toriola, at NCC EVC’s interactive session with chief executives of telecom companies in Nigeria, in Lagos on Thursday ((November 16, 2023)

Excellent quality of service is non-negotiable in telecom industry – Maida

The Executive Vice Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Dr. Aminu Maida has said that quality of service in the telecommunications sector is non-negotiable as he called for industry collaboration to make this a reality. Maida, who spoke in Lagos at an interactive session with chief executive officers in the industry on Thursday, assured…

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