Nigeria’s Active Telephone Numbers Up To 142m

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said the number of active telephone lines in the country increased to 142,589,775 in February showing an increment of 1,766,938 on the 140,275,599 numbers recorded in January.
According to the Monthly Subscribers Data (MSD), published on NCC’s website yesterday, of the 142,589,775 active numbers, the Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) service providers had 140,275,599 subscribers, as against the 138,530,830 customers recorded in January, marking an increase of 1,744,769.
The Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) operators that had 2,108,960 active users in January added 21,946 to ramp up the figures to 2,130,906 in February