Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria Communications Commission’

NCC Chairman, Durojaiye, Allegedly Scheming To Sell 9mobile To Smile Telecoms

The troubled mobile operator had been sold to Teleology Holdings Ltd whose bid was preferred to that of Smile Telecoms. Teleology, promoted by Adrian Wood, former CEO of MTN Nigeria, has made a non-refundable deposit of $50 million to acquire the brand formerly known as Etisalat. According to documents of United Capital Trustees acknowledged receipt […]

Igbo Girl Forcefully Converted to Islam, Parents Demand Her Release

IFEOMA, now Aisha, is the daughter of Mr. Ndubuisi Nichodemus. She was living with her parents, in the midst of the Hausa community in Zaria, Kaduna State, until May, 2014. On that fateful evening, Ifeoma had left the house in protest against the authority of her moth­er to question her for returning late to the […]

MTN Files Suit Against FG, Asks Court To Quash Gargantuan Fine

MTN has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos to challenge the $3.9 billion fine imposed on it by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC). MTN is asking the court to quash the fine. MTN wass in October slammedwith a fine of $5.2 billion for failing to disconnect unregistered subscribers. The initial fine was […]