NCC Create Awareness On LinkedIn

NCC Create Awareness On LinkedIn

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) wishes to bring to the

notice of the public about a scamming account who are claiming to be LinkedIn, and office of the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta.

This account was created by some individuals with the aim defrauding members of the public and users of social media who might thought that such an account belongs to the EVC of NCC.

For proper notification, the EVC/CEO of NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has no LinkedIn Account.

Therefore, any such account found on social media or any other platform, does not belong to the EVC of NCC.

We are working hand in hand with the appropriate security agencies to investigate the source of this fraudulent act with the aim of nipping it to the bud.

Advice to the public, and our esteemed stakeholders to be cautious, and vigilant, while on social media platforms, or in the cyberspace so that individuals and organisations will not fall victim.

The Commission has a presence on the Internet with the official website (, and key social media platforms.

All information about our activities, programmes and reports are verifiable on our website and on our verified social media handles.

Individuals are advised to follow our official social media accounts for credible updates and announcements.

Members of the public should follow instructions properly when accessing or using information from social media.