Parliament passes Cybersecurity Act 2020

November 12, 2020 Parliament has passed the landmark Cybersecurity Act 2020 to protect people from fraudulent online transactions as well as safeguard the country’s digital space. The law establishes the...

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Govt to buy Airtel Tigo as Bharti Airtel exits

October 28, 2020 Bharti Airtel’s board has cleared the sale of its Ghana joint venture – Airtel Tigo – to the Ghana government. It is taking an impairment charge of about $25million for the...

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NCA to roll out SMP guidelines for telcos

October 14, 2020 … as MTN withdraws Supreme Court case   The National Communications Authority (NCA) is to roll out its Significant Market Power (SMP) guidelines for telecommunication companies in...

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MTN withdraws SMP classification case against NCA from Supreme Court

October 13, 2020 Mobile telecommunications giant, MTN has withdrawn its legal action against the National Communications Authority’s (NCA) decision to classify it as a significant market player (SMP)...

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National Communications Authority reassures customers of data security

June 20, 2020 The National Communications Authority (NCA) has described as misleading claims that there has been a breach in the privacy rights of customers of Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) in the...

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Government to break monopoly in telecom sector

June 8, 2020 The government has directed the National Communications Authority (NCA) to enforce provisions of the Electronic Communications Act, 2008 (Act 775) and the National Telecommunications Policy...

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NCA $4m scandal: Baffoe-Bonnie, Tevie and Osman jailed for causing financial loss

May 13, 2020 The Accra High Court has sentenced three former government officials to various terms in prison after convicting them of willfully causing financial loss of $4m to the state. Eugene...

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There is no link between 5G and COVID-19 – NCA assures Ghanaians

April 15, 2020 The National Communications Authority (NCA), has urged the public to ignore reports linking the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to the 5G technology network. According to the Authority,...

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We’ll eliminate Sim box fraud — NCA

December 12, 2019 SIM box fraud and other mobile phone-based illegalities will totally be eliminated when the National Communications Authority (NCA) completes an exercise to register all active SIM cards in...

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GRA loses millions in revenue; as its lacks data to tax online companies

November 7, 2019 The country is losing millions in uncollected revenue from profitable online-based businesses, due to the lack of specific tax laws and the absence of a proper database of all online...

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