NCC fines MTN, Glo over number portability

Monday 29 February 2016 | 08:55 CET | News
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has fined MTN Nigeria and Globacom a total of NGN 34 million for breach of the mobile number portability (MNP) regulations. Globacom was fined NGN 22 million, while MTN was fined NGN 12 million, Nigeria News Agency reported. The commission said that a series of compliance checks were carried out regarding time violations by donor operators with respect to validation and deactivation responses, which had timelines of two hours and one hour respectively. According to the regulator's Q3 report, MTN delayed a corporate port request of over 109 lines

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Globacom / MTN Nigeria / NCC
Countries: Nigeria
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