Globacom adds nearly 3 mln customers in Q3, MTN loses over 4,000 subscribers

Tuesday 9 November 2021 | 09:59 CET | News
Nigerian operator Globacom added 2.80 million new subscribers in the third quarter of 2021, according to a report by the  Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). Between July and September, Globacom expanded its active customer base to 52.93 million, which is 86 percent of the quarter-on-quarter growth recorded in the industry. Airtel added 369,842 subscribers and 9mobile gained 75,341, but MTN lost 4,266 subscribers during the period under review.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 9Mobile / Airtel Nigeria / Globacom / MTN Nigeria / NCC
Countries: Nigeria
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