NCC Orders Reversal Of 10% Tariff Increases on Data and Voice Services.

todayOctober 20, 2022 16

share close

The Nigerian Communications NCC has ordered the reversal of the implementation of the newly approved 10% hike in tariff for voice and data services.

The Director, of Public Affairs NCC, Reuben Muoka who made the announcement said even though the tariff increase was due in line with the mandates of the Commission as provided by the Nigerian Communications Act, 2003, and other extant Regulations and Guidelines, the implementation has been halted.

Muoka stated further that even though the tariff adjustment was proposed and provisionally approved by the Management, it did not get the approval of the Board of the Commission, stressing that the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy Professor Isa Pantami, maintained that his priority is to protect the citizens and ensure justice to all stakeholders involved.

He said that much as there is an increase in the cost of production, the provision of telecom services is still very profitable and the subscribers mustn’t be subjected to a hike in charges.

Written by: urbanradio042

Rate it

Previous post


Wilfried Zaha proved his class at Selhurst Park against Wolverhampton

Ivorian forward Wilfried Zaha once again proved his class at Selhurst Park as his well-taken winner capped Crystal Palace's terrific turnaround against managerless Wolverhampton Wanderers. Adama Traore's header earned the visitors a deserved half-time lead that was almost doubled when Ruben Neves hit the post right on the stroke of half-time but Palace never looked back once Nigerian-born midfielder Eberechi Eze nodded them level from Michael Olise's pinpoint cross just […]

todayOctober 19, 2022 26

Post comments (0)

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.