The Nigerian Communications Commission  has directed mobile telephone operators in the country to jack up data tariffs with effect from December first.
 
All service providers are to ensure that tariff for data service reflects the determination.
 
Reports say the adjustment follows the industry stakeholders meeting  held on October 19 where service providers were asked to comment on the interim price floor for data services.

This is a fallout of the current economic recession, which id directly battling hard on average Nigerian.