NCC Proposes New Numbering Plan by 2050

IMG 20200101 125542 088The Nigerian Communication Commission(NCC)  has proposed a new national numbering plan in readiness for modern technologies in the telecommunication industry in the next 39 years. The aim of the commission is to ;

  • Facilitate the introduction and development of innovatives and services.
  • To promote efficiency in the allocation of the scarce national resource.
  • Improve competition among telecommunication provider.
  • Provides a uniform procedure for local calls,national long distance calls, international calls, emergency and special services.
  • To allocate a unique national number to each subscriber connected to the national telephone system.

While highlighting it’s regulatory role, NCC has prepared to ensure that 500million Nigerians are interconnected by 2050 in a bid to improve the growth of the telecommunication system.