FG orders MNOs to suspend SIM sale, registration, activation

SIM infractions

As NCC begins another audit of Subscriber Registration Database Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has ordered suspension of sales , registration and activation of subscriber identification module (SIM) cards in the country. This is in line with the government’s desire to consolidate the achievement of the SIM card registration exercise of September, 2019. Thus, Minister Pantami has directed the telecoms industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), to embark on another audit of the Subscriber Registration Database again. A statement signed…

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