• NCC boss cautions against use of pre-registered SIM cards

    NCC boss cautions against use of pre-registered SIM cards

    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Nigeria’s communications regulatory body, has warned subscribers against the purchase of pre-registered subscriber identity module (SIM) cards, adding that fines and jail terms awaited people caught using such SIM cards as it is a criminal offence.

    Prof Garba Dambatta, Executive Vice Chairman of the Commission said rather than patronise the criminals, the public should report them to law enforcement agencies as part of their responsibility, not only as subscribers but also as good citizens.

    Represented at this year’s NCC Day at […]