The Federal Republic of Nigeria

Public Notices

The following are the Public Notices issued by the Nigerian Communications Commission. By the publication of these notices in print, broadcast or online, the Commission seeks to inform the public of developments and upcoming actions relating to its activites and the Nigerian telecommunications industry.


The Nigerian Communications Commission in exercise of its functions under the Nigerian Communications Act 2003 (the Act) published the following draft regulatory instruments on its website www.ncc.gov.ng for stakeholders’ comments.

The Nigerian Communications Commission in exercise of its functions under the Nigerian Communications Act 2003 (the Act) has developed the document Draft Deployment Plan for 5G Technology in Nigeria (1.20 MB) (the Draft Document).

The Board of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), at its Special Board Meeting, which held on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, considered the ongoing review process of the Spectrum Trading Guidelines (STG), which was preceded by the suspension of the STG by the Board at its 96th Board Meeting held on May 18, 2020.

The attention of the Nigerian Communications Commission has been drawn to the fact that GSM Boosters are being illegally used by individuals in Nigeria. Individuals desirous of using GSM Boosters should note that they can only do so in conjunction with licensed network operators.

For general information, GSM Boosters are devices that transmit and receive telecommunications signals and can therefore, interfere with other radio frequency equipment.

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) published a bid solicitation advertisement in the Leadership and the Nation Newspapers of Monday, March 9, 2020 and the Federal Tenders Journal of Monday, March 9 to Sunday, March 22, 2020 edition, to invite submissions of Expression of Interest (EOI) for the Tier III Data Centre for Local Hosting of NCC Website and Online Applications.