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NCC says 37 ISPs share 390,794 subscribers

Friday 16 December 2016 | 11:12 CET | News
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says 37 Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the country provide services for 390,794 subscribers, excluding MTN, Globacom, Airtel and Etisalat, which also provide internet services, reports the Guardian. Only about 286,046 subscribers are currently active and serviced through fibre connectivity (broadband).

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Airtel Nigeria / Etisalat Nigeria / Globacom / MTN Nigeria / NCC
Countries: Nigeria
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