Africa

ICT data for Nigeria

The CTO is committed to providing as much relevant and up-to-date information about the ICT sector in Member Countries as possible. A summary of ICT information for Nigeria is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution Federal Ministry of Communication Technology

Minister: Engr. (Mrs.) Omobola Johnson
Regulator Nigerian Communications Commission – NCC
Other agencies
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 8.96 (2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.01 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 32.88 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 418,166 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.25 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 112,777,785 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 67.68 (2012)
Mobile Operators
Airtel GSM, HSDPA
Etisalat GSM, HSDPA
Glo Mobile GSM, HSDPA
Mtel GSM
MTN GSM, HSDPA
Multilinks Telkom CDMA2000 1X
Starcomms CDMA2000 1X
Visafone CDMA2000 1X
Zoom CDMA
Useful publications

Further Information:

Should you wish to further information or updates on this page, please contact;
Fargani Tambeayuk, Programme Officer
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819