Objective of the Fund

  1. Ensure the availability of communication services in rural and urban under-served areas
  2. Promote the participation of public and private sector in the provision of universal service in the rural and urban underserved areas
  3. Promote the socio-economic development of rural and urban underserved areas
  4. Create a framework for open and efficient access to and use of communication networks and services in production and availability of competitive market
  5. Promote widespread provision of quality services at affordable rates and ensure that rural and urban underserved areas have access to communication and information services at reasonable and affordable price; and
  6. Ensure availability of universal services by enhancing communications services access through private sector participation