JUST IN: NCC Orders Suspension of Planned Data Tariff Hike
Barely 24 hours after the mobile telecommunication service providers announced 100 per cent data tariff hike, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has ordered the suspension of the plan.
It would be recalled that one of the GSM providers MTN sent SMS to its subscribers Tuesday that 100 per cent data tariff hike would commence Thursday, December 1, 2016.
NCC Director of Public Affairs, Mr. Tony Ojobo in a statement confirmed:
“The decision to suspend this directive was taken after due consultation with industry stakeholders and the general complaints by Consumers across the country’’.