Nigerians React as FG “Orders Telecoms Firms to Hike Internet Subscription Prices”

There are unconfirmed reports that the federal government has mandated telecoms firms to increase prices of their internet data subscription packages starting December 1 2016. 

It’s believed that the Nigeria Communications Commission, NCC, ordered Etisalat, MTN, Airtel and Glo to start using a fixed minimum pricing template. 

Reports say the regular N1,000 for 1.5GB might be reduced to N1,000 for 1GB or less. 

The development is reportedly to help government generate more revenue.

Here’s what Nigerians are saying about this: