Nigeria’s Internet Users Hit 91.6 Million
Nigeria’s internet user figures are swelling.
In June, the number of users in Nigeria’s telecommunications networks increased to a whopping 91.6 million.
The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC made this known in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for June 2017.
According to the data released, internet users increased to 91,598,757 in June as against 91,565,010 users recorded in May 2017, showing an increase of 33,747.
The report showed that MTN had 31,691,070 subscribers browsing the internet on its network in the month of June.
It said that MTN added an increase of 28,642.9 internet subscribers in June as against May during which it had 31,406,441.
The data showed that Globacom had 27,184,002 customers browsing in June.
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This shows a decrease of 218,482 users from the 27,402,484 users recorded in May 2017.
Airtel had 20,174,089 internet users in June, adding 261,428 customers to its May record of 19,912,661.
But In Etisalat, now 9Mobile, the data showed 12,549,596 customers who browsed the internet in June decrease to 293,828 users against the 12,843,424 users recorded in May.