• Col. Umar to sue MTN over fraudulent deductions, unsolicited SMS

    Col. Umar to sue MTN over fraudulent deductions, unsolicited SMS

    Former military Governor of Kaduna State, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar (retd), has decided to sue MTN over unsolicited messages and fraudulent deductions by the telecoms giant.

    Speaking on Saturday, Umar said he has briefed his lawyers to file the suit against MTN after complaining over unsolicited messages and deductions to no avail.

    He said despite assurances that it will not happen again, he has started receiving unsolicited messages accompanied by deductions of money from his telephone line.

    He forwarded two of the latest […]

  • Subscribers threaten to drag NCC to court over unsolicited SMS

    Subscribers threaten to drag NCC to court over unsolicited SMS

    The National Association of Telecoms Subscribers (NATCOMS) has threatened to institute an action against the telecoms industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in court over the regulator’s failure to sanction telecoms operators and Value Added Service (VAS) providers who consistently send unsolicited text messages, otherwise known as Short Message Service (SMS) to subscribers.

    The warning came on the heels of the recent statement credited to NCC that it would continue to protect telecoms subscribers from unsolicited SMS by operators.

    NCC had […]

  • CBN cautions bank customers against fraudulent SMS on debit cards

    CBN cautions bank customers against fraudulent SMS on debit cards

    The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has cautioned bank customers against disclosing their Debit (ATM) Card details to fraudsters who send out fake SMS messages.

    This is contained in a statement made available to Newsmen by the acting Director of Communications, CBN, Mr Isaac Okorafor on Thursday in Abuja.

    The statement warned customers not to reply text messages from individuals pretending to be Customer Care representatives of the CBN, asking for Personal Identification Numbers or Bank Verification Numbers.

    “Those messages and calls are […]

  • How you can personally report any Police Officer to the Nigeria Police force

    How you can personally report any Police Officer to the Nigeria Police force

    Ever had issues with any Police officer maltreating you, facing any injustice? Did you know that you can personally report your complaints via What’sApp , SMS, BBM, Twitter, Facebook etc  …? Now you know as Police is your friend.

    Do you have any complaints about your contact with any of the Nigerian Police officers? Here are the easy ways to reach them direct. Try it today, their quick response will pout a smile on your

  • NCC justifies their action of shutting down APC SMS platform for fund raising

    NCC justifies their action of shutting down APC SMS platform for fund raising

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    Mr. Tony Ojobo, the Director Public Affairs, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, yesterday, made the clarification at a press conference held at the NCC headquarters in Abuja, justified its action for shutting down the controversial All Progressive Congress, APC SMS platform for fund raising, saying that the action of the mobile network operators in running a political advertisement for the APC wasn’t in compliance with the provisions of the NCC guidelines on […]

  • NCC shuts down SMS platform that APC is using to raise fund for Buhari

    NCC shuts down SMS platform that APC is using to raise fund for Buhari

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    NCC, The Nigerian Communications Commission, has shut down the 35350 SMS platform for raising fund for the General Muhammed Buhari presidential campaign.

    The platform was one of the five launched in Lagos on Tuesday, but the Director, Buhari-Osinbajo Fund Raising Campaign and Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola told a news conference on Thursday at the State House, Marina, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, that President Goodluck Jonathan has become so desperate that he […]