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No approval yet to resume new SIM registration ― Network providers

Network providers across the different telecommunications network in Lagos say they are yet to receive approval to resume registration of new Subscriber Identification Module (SIM). The telecom operators made the disclosure in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Lagos. NAN recalls that the Federal Government suspended the registration of
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Ubani writes AGF, demands compliance with judgment on NIN extension

NCC arrests 5 suspects over alleged fraudulent registration of SIM cards

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has arrested no fewer than five suspects for allegedly engaging in fraudulent registration and sale of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards. The Director Public Affairs, NCC, Dr Ikechukwu Adinde, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, said the arrest was part of the commission’s routine enforcement activities to rid the
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Insecurity: Reps order NCC to extend SIM re-registration deadline by 10 weeks

By Tordue Salem, Abuja The House of Representatives on Wednesday, instructed the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, to extend the deadline for the re-registration of all SIM cards in Nigeria, using the Nigerian Identity Number, NIN, to February 2021. The Commission on Tuesday, issued a two-week ultimatum to telecommunications service providers to use the NIN, to
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NCC deactivates 2.2m SIM cards

The Executive Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, said on Sunday the Commission had completely deactivated 2.2 million Improperly registered Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) Cards across telecommunication networks nationwide. Danbatta disclosed this in a statement signed by Dr the NCC Director of Public Affairs, Henry Nkemadu, in Abuja. He said the
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NCC warns Telecom consumers against sharing cell phone, NIN, SIM

NCC deactivates 2.2m improperly registered SIM Cards

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has completely deactivated 2.2 million Improperly registered Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) Cards across Telecommunication networks nationwide. The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC), NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, made this known in a statement signed by Dr Henry Nkemadu, Director, Public Affairs in Abuja. Danbatta said that the Commission’s efforts in this regard
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