NCC blocks Globacom's free data promotion Glo Overload

Tuesday 15 August 2017 | 10:34 CET | News
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has ordered mobile operator Globacom immediately to suspend its Glo Overload Promotion for departing from the terms of its approval, reports CommunicationsWeek. The promotion gives subscribers who meet a threshold of voice or data usage a bonus of 200 MB of data, usable throughout the day. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Globacom / NCC
Countries: Nigeria
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Globacom offers 15% bonus on with electronic recharges

Published 01 Sep 2017 09:17 CET | Nigeria
Nigerian operator Globacom is offering 15 percent bonus airtime on recharges of NGN 100 and above done through the e-Top Up ...

Globacom goes to court to block probe over payment due to Emitac

Published 24 Aug 2017 09:26 CET | Nigeria
Nigerian operator Globacom has filed summons against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the Lagos State High ...

NCC tells operators to apply Code of Corporate Governance

Published 21 Aug 2017 11:08 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has told all Mobile Network Operators (MNO) and Internet Service Providers (ISP) to ...

Nigerian mobile subscriptions and teledensity decline in June

Published 17 Aug 2017 09:52 CET | Nigeria
Nigeria's mobile phone subscriber base dropped to 143 million in June, according to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). ...

Globacom provides closed user group lines for Nigerian civil servants

Published 16 Aug 2017 09:51 CET | Nigeria
Globacom has begun providing a series of Free Access telephone lines to the entire Civil Service of Nigeria, Tribune reported. ...