The Federal Republic of Nigeria

Public Notices

The following are the Public Notices issued by the Nigerian Communications Commission. By the publication of these notices in print, broadcast or online, the Commission seeks to inform the public of developments and upcoming actions relating to its activites and the Nigerian telecommunications industry.


The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), in exercise of its functions enshrined in the Nigerian Communications Act NCA-2003, developed the Commercial Satellite Communications Guidelines for the telecommunications industry in Nigeria, which came into effect in November 2018.

In line with the provisions of Section 13 of the Commercial Satellite Communications Guidelines, the Commission to date, has issued Landing Permits to 55 Space Stations providing coverage over Nigeria’s territory.

As a member and key player in the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO), the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has been notified of the existence of vacancy for the post of Secretary-General of CTO.

Re-categorization of lots TS-1

The general public and interested bidders are hereby notified of the extension of the bid submission deadline earlier published by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in the Daily Trust and The Guardian newspapers on October 23, 2019, with regards to the re-categorization of Lot TS-1 (End User SMS Authentication System for IMEI based mobile devices, QR coding of Type Approval Identifier label and hands on the system).

The Month of October is the National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). This is observed annually and focuses on raising awareness about Cyber Security and providing the public with general knowledge and tools to help them keep safe when on the Internet.

Being cyber-aware  empowers the consumer  by making them aware of both the positive and negative potentials available online and measures to take in safeguarding themselves.

Click below for Cyber Security tips to help users stay safe.

pdf NCC Cyber Security Awareness Tips (705 KB)

In line with the Federal Government directives that USSD charges as announced by operators be suspended.

Tthe Nigerian Communications Commission hereby notifies consumers of telecommunication services and the general public of the immediate suspension of End User Billing for financial transactions through USSD channel by all service providers.