The Nigerian Senate has taken a swift action at wading in to the proposed data tariff hike by major services providers as it has asked the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), to immediately halt the proposed increase in data tariffs.
Stop Planned Data Tariffs Hike Now - Senate Orders NCC
The Senate reached the resolution on Wednesday, November 30, after the debate on the matter during plenary.
It said before any hike could be announced, all parties should be consulted, and totally condemned the increase of data tariffs by the service providers.
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