Nigeria’s regulator downplays talk of mobile tariff increase

NCC said operators cannot independently or collectively adjust prices without regulatory approval.
Michael Malakata
Mar 16, 2021

Nigerian telcos take on banks over USSD service fees

Operators determined to suspend service over claims of outstanding US$110m.
Nov 25, 2019

Nigeria: NCC intervenes in telco govt dispute

Regulator steps in as operators enter stand-off with government over data prices.
Apr 26, 2019

Nigeria's aviation authority threatens to demolish 7000 telco masts

Regulator at loggerheads with operators over 'illegal' infrastructure.
Feb 8, 2017

Forex challenge thwarts Nigeria's telecom expansion plans

Operators acknowledge difficulty in accessing funds required for equipment to build up networks, as lack of base stations and tower operations stifle development.

Telecom operators accused of defrauding Nigerian govt

Authorities confirm intention to investigate allegations.
Jan 5, 2017

Nigerian telcos demand flexibility from regulator

Local operators have appealed to industry regulator to implement alternative disciplinary measures.
Dec 5, 2016

Nigeria's current data tariffs are unsustainable – operators

Telcos applaud decision to halt the tariff increase and say this action is key for the sustainability of the industry.
Apr 28, 2015

Nigerian telcos demand better regulatory environment

According to the NCC Nigeria currently has 129 million active mobile subscribers.
Dec 18, 2013

Nigerian plan for telecom tariffs to vary by region

Prices set to differ in accordance with the ease of doing business, says ALTON.
Sep 11, 2013

Nigeria telcos defiant among boycott threats

Calls to compensate subscribers over poor services brushed aside by a telecoms body.
Sep 6, 2012

Boko Haram ‘destroys’ 25 MTN Nigeria base stations

Nigerian terrorist group allegedly carries out attacks and kills four people in the process.