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Nigeria adds 2 mln mobile subscriptions in May

Monday 9 July 2018 | 11:15 CET | News
The number of active phone lines in Nigeria increased to 162.5 million at the end of May from 160.5 million recorded in April, according to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). That increases teledensity to just over 116 percent, from 114.7 percent in April. 

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