Nigeria’s internet users hit 111.6m in December – NCC

Nigeria’s internet users hit 111.6m in December – NCC

Cyberspace users in Nigeria expanded insignificantly to more than 111.6 million in December 2018, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said.

The NCC revealed this on Monday in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for December placed on its site.

The information demonstrated that general cyberspace users expanded to 111,632,516 in December 2018 from the 108,457,051 documented in November 2018, demonstrating an expansion of 3,175,465 new users.

As per the information, Airtel, MTN & Globacom get more cyberspace users amid the month under audit, while 9mobile was the huge loser.

The breakdown uncovered that MTN picked up the more with 2,221,153 new cyberspace users in December 2018, expanding its membership to 43,899,957 as against 41,678,804 in November 2018.

It additionally demonstrated that Airtel was second, increasing 799,538 new users in the month under audit, expanding its membership to 29,757,791 in December 2018 as against 28,958,253 in November 2018.

It said that Globacom was the 3rd gainer with 293,667 new users, expanding its membership in December 2018 to 28,054,948 from 27,761,281 documented in November 2018.

The NCC information demonstrated that 9mobile the enormous loser lost 1, 388, 93 users in December 2018 with 9,919,820 as against 10,058,713 documented in November.