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The Executive Vice Chairman/CEO, Nigerian Communications Commission was represented by Mr. Reuben Muoka, Head Public Relations to receive the Young Entrepreneurs Nigeria Award on Friday May 11, 2018 at the Sheraton Hotel, Abuja.  
The Young Entrepreneurs Nigeria Award was organized by His Imperial Majesty, Arole Oodua, Oni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, Ooni of Ife, to honour personalities/ organizations that have made contributions in human employment and development. 

The Director Spectrum Administration, Austin Nwaulune received a delegation from the National Defence Space Administration on behalf of the EVC/CEO of NCC, Professor U.G Danbatta on May 10, 2018.

Major General EG Whyte, Chief of Defence Space Administration of the Federal Defence Space Administration stated in his opening remarks that they have come to establish strategic collaboration and partnership with NCC to help in actualising their mandate of developing and operating military space technologies, support the operations of Nigerian Military within and outside the country as well as security through agencies responsible for internal security by the use of information through the satellite and other surveillance channels.

The Nigerian Communications Commission received the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) ‘Approved Employer Professional Development Award at the Commission’s headquarters in Abuja on 9th May, 2018. This Award is in recognition of the continuing professional development opportunities provided by NCC to its staff that are members of ACCA.

While presenting the Award to Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman/CEO NCC; Thomas Isibor, the Country Head, Association of Chartered Accountants, Nigeria, stated that ACCA ‘Approved Employer’ Award is awarded to NCC in recognition of its high standards of staff training and development.

The Management of the College of Education, Nsukka paid an appreciative visit to the Nigerian Communications Commission’s Headquarters on 8th May 2018.

The Management of the institution said that they visited NCC to express appreciation for the infrastructure support of Wireless Cloud System Network installed by NCC for the enhancement of e-learning.

The Executive Vice Chairman/CEO Nigerian Communications Commission, Professor Umar Garba Danbatta was crowned with the Distinguished Friend of the Media Award by the Nigerian Union of Journalists.