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NCC mulls new data price

Monday 24 July 2017 | 10:14 CET | News
The Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) says telecom consumers should expect a new data price as soon as cost-based research currently under way is concluded, reports Today.ng. Head of NCC Umar Garba Dambatta said the commission had noticed that the level of data usage was growing across the country and there was need for an affordable and acceptable price floor for data. 

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