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The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has, once again, reaffirmed its commitment to impartation of knowledge because it is key to human capacity building which is necessary for reshaping patterns of growth and development.

Abigail Sholanke, Director, Corporate Planning, Strategy and Risk Management (CPRSM) at NCC stated this today while receiving the students of Africa Community Secondary School, Asokoro, Abuja, who came on an educational visit to the Commission.

…As ITU Study Group 13 workshop holds in Nigeria
…We cannot afford to fail in digital revolution, Danbatta

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), has acknowledged the important role being played by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in consistently spearheading regional and global initiatives that allow the country to make concrete contributions and inputs on issues bordering on telecoms networks standardisation within the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) community.

...Calls for effective utilisation of public, private data.

...Says data utilisation holds great potential for economic prosperity, security.

The Honourable Minister for Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), is the distinguished Nigerian invited to deliver the 29th Convocation Lecture of the Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State.

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has kicked off its regulatory activities in 2020 with a workshop hosted to sensitise and educate its licensees and other relevant stakeholders in the Nigerian telecom industry on the importance of type approval of telecoms equipment and other mobile and terminal devices.

The one-day workshop held at the Dover Hotel in Ikeja Lagos on Thursday (30/01/2020) was in continuation of its ceaseless efforts to effectively regulate the industry by ensuring that licensees comply with the extant industry type approval regulation, which overarching objective is to ensure industry interoperability, quality of service (QoS) and safety.

...Danbatta says as NCC is inducted into FOSSRA.

The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta has said that Nigeria must leverage and appropriately deploy telecoms and ICT resources in the fight against insurgency and to contain other emergencies.

He affirmed that empirical knowledge of what ICTs can do in tackling numerous challenges explained Commission's insistence on compliance by all stakeholders to the guidelines governing SIM registration, and why NCC had been upbeat in getting the Emergency Communication Centres (ECC) ready all over the country as directed by the Federal Government.