OrderPaperToday – The troubles of the “for sale” telecommunication company, 9mobile continues as a new data released by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) show reduction in internet subscribers to the network.
According to the Monthly Internet Subscribers Data for November 2017 released by NCC, the nation’s internet users increased to 94.8million from 93.8million which is a marginal increase of 931, 369.
According to the data, while Airtel, MTN and Glo gained more internet subscribers during the month, 9mobile was the big loser.
The data breakdown showed that 9mobile lost 180, 044 internet users in November decreasing its subscription to 11,407.180 as against October when it recorded 11,587,224 in October.
The data also revealed that MTN gained 428, 596 new internet users increasing its subscription in November to 33,426,931 from 32,998,335 in October.
It said Airtel gained the most with 632, 506 new internet users in November amounting to 23, 074,163 users as against 22,441,657 users in October.
While Globacom also gained 50,311new users in November as the figure recorded was 26,910,279 as against 26,859,968.