GSM: Unified licensing regime begins

The exclusivity period given the operators of Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) will expire today, 28 February 2006, and in its place will come the Unified Licensing Regime, which the regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), hopes will further increase competition and provide a more level playing field for telecom operators. I eagerly awaiting the next line of revolution that will hit the Nigerian Telecommunication industry…