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- Team SBL Take Full Advantage of Home Tie to Beat Team Luik of Lagos

Team SBL of Jos, Governor Solomon Lalung's team, made the most of their home tie to win their first tie in the NCC Tennis League group round robin matches.
With the tie locked at 3-3 and losing or winning depending on the mixed doubles, the home team featuring the pair of Musa Mohammed and Fortune Ebere, rode a wave of very loud and passionate home support to beatTeam Luik's pair of Mohammed Mohammed and Oluchi Ozurumba 6-1, 6-3.

In the other matches that preceded the mixed doubles, Musa beat Mohammed and Chima Michael 6-3, 7-5 and 6-4, 5-7, 10-7 respectively in the singles. Musa who proved to be the tie winner then paired Daniel Odey to beat the pair of Michael and Henry John 6-4, 5-7, 10-7 to secure the four points needed to win the tie.

The Board Members of the Nigerian Communications Commission led by the Chairman of the Board, Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye paid official visit to NCC counterpart telecom regulatory body, the Federal Communications Commission in the United States of America.

- Holds a Collaborative Meeting with LIFELINE CARE, an NGO

As a responsive Organization, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has once again tied a knot of strategic partnership and collaboration with Lifeline Care, a Non-governmental Organization whose mandate is to provide emergency aid to victims of road traffic accidents (RTAs) and other related disasters.

The Executive Vice Chairman/ CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission was awarded for Special Intervention in Improving Teaching and Learning through ICT at the Convocation ceremony of School of Basic Midwifery in his hometown Danbatta, on 20th October, 2018.

The Guild of Corporate Online Publishers in collaboration with the Nigerian Communications Commission held its second annual conference on October 19, 2018 with a thematic focus on “ Online Publishers’ Role towards a Sustainable Economy and Credible Election and Security in Nigeria.

The guest speaker, Prof Chidi Odinkalu, Former Director- General, National Human Rights Commission presented a paper entitled “Fostering a Sustainable Economy, Credible Elections and Security in Nigeria- What Role for the Online Publishers?”