• Reps approve N5m fine for illegally registered SIM cards

    Reps approve N5m fine for illegally registered SIM cards

    It was gathered that the House of Representatives has passed for a second reading a Bill seeking to compel corporate bodies to pay the sum N5 million penalty against the sale of illegally registered SIM cards in the country.

    According to the Bill which was jointly sponsored by Rep. Nicholas Ossai (PDP-Delta) and Rep. Peter Akpatason (APC-Edo) also proposed N500, 000 fine or an option of six months imprisonment against individuals liable of using the illegally registered and pre-registered SIM cards.

    Leading […]