0
General

Nigerian telcos urge sustainable regulations under new govt

Tuesday 28 April 2015 | 10:49 CET | News
Telecommunications operators in Nigeria have stated that their expectations of the incoming administration include a better regulatory environment, with predictable policies to move the industry forward. At a general meeting of the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), they said business can only thrive on sustainable policies and implementable regulations, the Daily Trust reported.

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?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Countries: Nigeria
::: add a comment

Add 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

ALTON asks govt to drop plan for 9% communications tax

Published 08 Jun 2016 10:27 CET | Nigeria
The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) has asked the government to drop the idea of a bill ...

Nigerian infracos to connect 60 cities to broadband

Published 10 Apr 2015 11:08 CET | Nigeria
Nigeria's licensed infrastructure companies (InfraCos) plan to improve broadband services in Lagos and about 60 other cities in ...

Nigeria suspends 2.6 GHz spectrum auction

Published 31 Mar 2015 12:35 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has postponed the proposed auction of the 2.6 GHz spectrum band "until further ...

NCC plans mulls new policy on transmission cable pricing

Published 27 Mar 2015 09:08 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is considering introducing a new pricing regime for effective cost-based ...

NCC ordered to pay APC NGN 500 mln in damages

Published 25 Mar 2015 10:51 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian High Court ordered the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and mobile operators to pay NGN 500 million as ...

NCC threatens sanctions over unsolicited SMS

Published 20 Mar 2015 11:12 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned operators to either stop sending unsolicited SMS and calls to subscribers ...

Nigeria's CDMA lines drops to 2.1 mln

Published 19 Mar 2015 12:45 CET | Nigeria
A report from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) showed that CDMA lines dropped to 2.108 million January from 2.187 ...

NCC need license renewal from 115 ISPs

Published 16 Mar 2015 07:53 CET | Nigeria
About 115 ISPs operating in Nigeria risk being declared illegal operators by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) as their ...

NCC aims to issue licences for 70-80 GHz band by end of Q2

Published 13 Mar 2015 11:21 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) plans to issue new licences for the 70/80 GHz band to telecom operators before the ...

Nigerian Senate urges NCC to punish poor service provision

Published 12 Mar 2015 11:23 CET | Nigeria
The Nigerian Senate has called for more sanctions against mobile network providers for the declining quality of services in ...

ALTON and Lagos state govt sign MoU on right of way

Published 04 Feb 2014 14:11 CET | Nigeria
The Association of Licensed Telecoms Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) and the Lagos State Government have signed an agreement on ...