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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has set up a committee for the implementation of the report of the panel of experts on the design of appropriate curriculum/blueprint for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) research programmes in Nigeria.

The nine-member committee, which was inaugurated by the Executive Vice Chairman, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, draws membership from the NCC and Digital Bridge Institute (D

The Enugu Zonal Office of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has taken its grassroots sensitisation campaign to a group of catholic women in the South-East, Nigeria, by enlightening them on the issue of non-type approved mobile devices in the industry.

Specifically, the programme, which was the third episode of the Zonal Office' "Sensitisation Workshop on the Hazardous Use of Non-Type Approved Handsets and Impact on Quality of Service" was held at the St. Brigid’s Parish Akpukpa-Ndudu Uturu Catholic Diocese in Isukwuato Local Government Area of Abia State on Friday, August 30, 2019.

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has again charged telecom consumers to be more vigilant while surfing the Internet or carrying out online financial transactions to avoid falling victims of cybercriminal traps.

The Commission re-echoed the call during the 52nd edition of the Consumer Town Hall Meeting (CTM) held in Kura Local Government Area, Kano State on Thursday in continuation of its monthly sensitisation of telecom consumers under the theme: 'Mitigating Effects of Cybercrimes: the roles of the Telecom Consumers.'

Following a tip-off, the Kano Zonal Office of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), in conjunction with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has arrested three persons in the state over fibre cable vandalism and theft.

This is just as the Commission called on telecom consumers to always report cases of cable vandalism to it and law enforcement agencies.

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The Nigerian Institute of Social and Economic Research (NISER) has praised the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for liberalising the Telecom Industry.

The commendation came the way of the Commission during a courtesy visit by Dr. Folarin Gbadebo-Smith, Director General of NISER to the Commission's Headquarters in Abuja on Thursday.