NCC approves additional spectrum for MTN Nigeria

NCC Renews MTN’s Licence For 10 Years

NCC approves additional spectrum for MTN Nigeria   As telco pledges excellent QoS for customers   MTN Nigeria has announced the acquisition of additional 10MHz spectrum in the 800MHz band from Intercellular Nigeria Limited. In a filling at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday, the African telecoms giant said Nigerian telecoms industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has approved the transaction and assigned the frequency to MTN Nigeria. MTN explained through the corporate disclosure that the acquisition will significantly improve customer experience, in line with its commitment to deliver excellent…

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NCC suspends spectrum trading; explains why

NCC suspends spectrum trading; explains why

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has suspended the Spectrum Trading Guidelines 2018 for the Nigerian telecommunications industry. The Board of Commissioners of the commission rose from its meeting recently with this position and is informing all licensed telecommunications operators, prospective investors, industry stakeholders and the general public in that regard. The board had earlier taken the decision for spectrum trading in response to telecommunications global dynamics as well as the efforts to optimally utilize and maximize the benefits of the spectrum scarce resource. The commission has described spectrum as a…

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