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NCC says Nigeria needs 120,000 km of fibre to boost broadband penetration

Monday 22 January 2018 | 09:14 CET | News
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says the country needs more than 120,000 kilometers of metropolitan fibre networks, interconnected nationwide, to achieve its goal of extensive broadband penetration, the Daily Trust reported. NCC head Umar Danbatta said only 38,000 kilometers have been covered so far. He urged the government to ensure that all 36 state administrations in the federation adhere to the resolution of National Economic Council on the Right of Way charges. 

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