There were rumours of NCC tracking our activities on Whatsapp, BBM, Facebook, WeChat etc. Stating that NCC might soon marshal out a licensing regime through a regulatory framework for their operations in the country.
According to previous reports, OTT players are platforms that deliver audio, video, and other media over the Internet without the involvement of a multiple-system operator in the control or distribution of the content.
The spokesman of NCC, Mr. Tony Ojobo, who expressed surprise as a result of the report said there was never a time the commission plan or discuss such a plan. “What! Ban social media? This report is not true,” he said.
I think we can go to rest for now then.