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Nigerian mobile internet users rise to 97.2 mln in September

Tuesday 3 November 2015 | 13:27 CET | News
The number of mobile internet users on Nigeria's telecoms networks has reached 97.21 million on 30 September, up from the 95.37 million recorded in August, according to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC). It said internet users on both the GSM and CDMA networks increased by 1.84 million in September. It said 97.06 million mobile internet users were on GSM networks and the other 151,816 users on CDMA networks. However, CDMA operators lost 367 internet users from the 152,183 recorded August.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel Nigeria / Etisalat Nigeria / Globacom / MTN Nigeria / Multi-Links / NCC / Visafone
Countries: Nigeria
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