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Nigeria saves NGN 2 bln yearly from local routing of IXP

Friday 9 December 2016 | 09:42 CET | News
The utilisation of Nigeria's Internet Exchange Point (IXP) by telecommunications operators is saving the country NGN 2 billion per year, reports the Guardian. Executive Vice Chairman, Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC), Umaru Danbatta told a telecom forum that the NGN 2 billion would have been paid out to international carriers yearly if the IX or IXP facility had not been available in the country.

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: NCC
Countries: Nigeria
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