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Internet users in Nigeria hit 91.6 million

According to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), the number of internet users in Nigeria's telecommunications networks has increased to 91.6 million in June.
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The NCC made this disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for June 2017 on its website.

According to the data released, internet users increased to 91,598,757 in June as compared to 91,565,010 users recorded in May 2017, showing an increase of 33,747.

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In Etisalat, the data showed 12,549,596 customers who browsed the internet in June revealing a decrease of 293,828 users against the 12,843,424 users recorded in May.

Source: NAN


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