0
Wireless

NCC to sanction telecom operators for call masking

Monday 10 September 2018 | 10:47 CET | News
The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) says it will impose appropriate sanctions on any telecom operator that allows the illegal masking of international calls, reports the Guardian. Alhaji Ismail Adedigba, deputy director of the Consumer Affairs Bureau of NCC told the News Agency of Nigeria in Yenagoa that call masking was illegal and fraudulent. 

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.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 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.


Related

NCC says Nigerian telecom industry loses USD 3 bln to call masking

Published 01 Oct 2018 16:16 CET | Nigeria
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the telecommunications industry has lost USD 3 billion to call masking, reports ...

NCC collaborates with National Security Adviser to stop call masking

Published 30 Jul 2018 10:14 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it is collaborating with the Office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) to ...

NCC set to deploy technology to combat Sim fraud

Published 25 Jul 2018 15:47 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has disclosed plans to deploy a technological system that will enable the tracking ...

NCC, CPC collaborate to investigate call masking

Published 03 Jul 2018 12:21 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Consumer Protection Council have held a meeting to investigate call masking ...

NCC may withdraw licences of six operators over alleged call masking and refilling

Published 23 Jan 2018 11:25 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says it may withdraw operating licences for six operators over call masking and ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

13 Oct SCTE Cable-Tec Expo
18 Oct Apple Event
19 Oct A1 Telekom Austria Q3 2021
19 Oct Iridium Q3 2021
19 Oct Tele2 Q3 2021
19 Oct Netflix Q3 2021
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
19 Oct Pixel Fall Launch
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
22 Oct Ericsson Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items