IMO because of revenue losses from international calls and are scared they “may lose between N20tn and N30tn, or so, by the
end of 2018”, hence by blocking subscribers from accessing Skype and
other Over-the-Top services like WhatsApp, they may be able to recover their losses.
loss of $386 billion for the telecoms operators from 2012 to 2018, adding that
they were also endangering their network development.
Network Operator (MNO) infrastructure to drive huge advertising revenues; and
therefore urge NCC to do something (By either blocking or or placing
video calls, via WhatsApp, IMO or Skype? Why are they complaining? You too
think of it, 1GB data of 2013 is not the same with 1GB data of 2017; because
1GB data of these days zaps faster than that of 2013.
lure subscribers away from OTT Players said