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NCC develops numbering plan for telephone networks

Thursday 23 March 2017 | 10:45 CET | News
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The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) has developed a National Numbering Plan (NNP) to provide a uniform dialling procedure for local, national long distance, international calls and calls to emergency and special services, independent of where the call is originating from in the country. The plan will concern area codes by zone and primary centre and mobile telephony number allocation, as well as trunk prefix, trunk code, directory number and international prefix, among other things.

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