According to the Nigerian Communications Commission’s most recent industry figures, mobile subscriptions increased by 4.61 million to reach 226.84 million in 2022.
This continues the upward trend in the telecommunications industry that has been seen since 2022.
The total number of mobile subscriptions increased from 225.88 million in January 2022 to 226.84 million.
MTN continues to have the most mobile subscribers (92.71 million), followed by Globacom (60.76 million), Airtel (60.30 million), and 9mobile (13.07 million).
With broadband penetration increasing to 48.49% and subscriptions reaching 92.56 million, the number of mobile Internet subscribers increased to 156.42 million. This increase is expected to push broadband penetration over the Federal Government’s goal of 50%.