here is an official statement from NCC.
operators to give 14 days’ window to subscribers to enable them to roll over
their unused data.
to the chairman of the Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of
Nigeria (ALTON) Mr Gbenga Adebayo, said 14 days data roll over will make
subscribers happy, and if they are happy, our members will align with the
directive provided it does not impact on the existing cost,”
On its part, the National Association of Telecommunications Subscribers,
NATCOMS, has called on NCC to extend the grace period to 30 days. According to
him, 14 days was not enough, considering the present economic situation.
the voice recharge is 90 days hence data subscription should not be different.
NCC maintained that subscribers would be given the 14 days grace even if they
do not renew on the date of expiration of their data. Danbatta said that this
would stop the present practice where subscribers would lose the entire unused
data, if they failed to renew on the date of the expiration of the present
Well, its not actually more grace period that we need but we need more data
that doesn’t zap.