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NCC counts 52,160 BTS and collocation towers at end of 2018

Wednesday 18 September 2019 | 11:19 CET | News
About 52,160 base transceiver stations (BTS) and collocation towers have been deployed in the telecoms sector altogether, reports the Guardian, citing the Nigerian Communications Commission. By December 2018, base stations owned by mobile operators had increased by 6.02 percent to 30,637 from 30,598 in December 2017. In December 2018, MTN owned the largest number at 14,715 with Airtel owning 7,966, Glo 7,244, Ntel 562, 9Mobile 148 and Smile, two base stations.

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