Cash Incentives for New Broadband Infrastructure Operators

The management of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has announced that seven new infrastructure operators to be licensed in January, 2014 are to get cash incentives for rollout of broadband networks.

Eugene Juwah, the Executive Vice-Chairman of the NCC, said this, on Thursday, at the ongoing ITU Telecom World in Bangkok, Thailand.

Mr. Juwah said the cash incentive would be awarded to the operators, who requested for it and met the stipulated rollout goals, adding that the Information Memorandum for the licensing process would soon be released while the process would be completed by January, 2014.