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NCC: Number of Internet Users Decreases Due to Reccession

Posted: 01 March, 2017 at 08:00 am
NCC: Number of Internet Users Decreases Due to Reccession
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According to Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) report,the number of internet users in Nigeria's telecommunications networks declined to 91, 274,446 in January.

The NCC made the disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for January 2017 on its website on Tuesday in Abuja.

According to the data released, internet users dropped to 91,274,446 in January as against 91,880.032 users recorded in December 2016, showing a decline of 605,586.

The data revealed that GSM service providers lost 605,586 internet customers after recording 91, 274,446 in January as against 91,880,032 users in December 2016.

Dividing the statistics, MTN had 31,015.45 subscribers browsing the internet on its network in the month of January.

MTN recorded a drop of 737, 964 internet subscribers in January after recording 31,753.369 in December 2016.

Airtel had 19,618.485 internet users in January, adding 254, 94 customers to its December record of 19,363.545.

In Etisalat, the data showed 13,564.284 customers who browsed the internet in January revealing a decrease of 188.656 users against the 13,752.940 users recorded in December 2016.

The data showed that Globacom had 27,076,272 customers browsing the internet on its network in January amounting to an increase of 66,094 users from the 27,010.178 users of the internet on the network in December 2016.

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You can then imagine what these numbers would've been like had the data hike been effected. If you people like increase the price of sub and watch as you record even lower subscribers.. - yayahdrs8@gmail.com
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