The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami on Tuesday demanded the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) must work out modalities to diminish the cost of information in light of a legitimate concern for Nigerians.
TheNation reports that Pantami said his office has been immersed with grumblings from concerned Nigerians about the significant expense of information by telecoms.
The Minister commanded the administration of the NCC drove by its Board Chairman, Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye, during a kindness visit to work out the modalities with different partners in the business in the following five working dates.
The Minister stated: ” I am encouraging the administration of NCC to progress in the direction of lessening the cost of information in Nigeria. It is excessively exorbitant and individuals are griping each day.
In the event that you go to different nations, even nations that are not as to a great extent populated as Nigeria, information costs are not this high.
I am additionally a casualty of a portion of the infractions that are so regular in the business. You load your information, yet you scarcely utilized 20 percent of it and the whole information is cleared off.”