NCC Seeks Stakeholder’s Inputs On Regulatory Policy

The Nigerian Communications Commission in the exercise of its functions under the Nigerian Communications Act 2003 (the Act) has published the following draft regulatory instruments on its website for stakeholders’ comments: 

Registration of Telephone Subscribers Regulations; 

SIM Replacement Guidelines; 

Spectrum Trading Guidelines 

In accordance with Section 57 of the Act, Public Inquiries in respect of the above-mentioned draft regulatory instruments have been scheduled to hold virtually at 11.00 am on the dates stated in the table below; 

Regulatory Instrument Date of Public Inquiry 
1.       Registration of Telephone Subscribers Regulation Tuesday,  October 5, 2021 
2.       SIM Replacement Guidelines Tuesday,  October 5, 2021 
3.       Spectrum Trading Guidelines Tuesday,  October 5, 2021 

A statement signed by Dr. Ikechukwu Adinde, Director, Public Affairs explained that interested stakeholders are by this notice invited to make written submissions on the subject and participate in the Public Inquiries. Details of the virtual meeting will be forwarded to interested attendees prior to the Public Inquiries. 

All submissions must reach the Commission on or before Friday, September 24, 2021, and should be addressed to: 

The Executive Vice Chairman
Nigerian Communications Commission
Plot 423, Aguiyi Ironsi Street, Maitama, Abuja