Recently, NCC stated that the number of mobile internet users in Nigeria had climbed up to about 92.6 million.
Based on that report, it was said that the number had increased by 13.6% with MTN still holding the highest number of internet subscribers followed by Glo, Airtel and etisalat.
Latest report from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has it that the Nigeria’s active GSM user base has risen up to 151 million as at August. This report was made known at the 2015 Abuja International Trade fair in abuja by the Acting Executive Vice Chairman of the NCC, Prof Umar Danbatta.
According to him, “As at August this year, we recorded 151 million active lines in the country, with a teledensity of 107 percent internet penetration is up to 88 million as at today.”
He also added saying that counterfeit devices contribute to poor quality service and the commission is working towards collaborating with customs service and the standard organization of Nigeria (SON) to seek ways of stopping importation of such devices.