Nigeria now has 91 million internet users, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said.
The NCC said internet users increased from 90,124,428 in April to 91,565,010 in May, an increase of 1,440,582.
The telecommunications industry regulator made the disclosure in its Monthly Internet Subscribers Data obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos.
The data showed that internet users on both Global System for Mobile (GSM) communications and Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) networks increased from 90,154,737 in April to 91,565,319 in May.
It said out of the 91,595,319 internet users in May, 91,565,010 were on GSM networks, while 30,309 users were on CDMA networks.
Also, the GSM service providers gained 1,440,582 internet customers after recording 91,565,010 users in May, as against 90,124,428 it recorded in April.
The CDMA operators retained 30,309 internet subscribers in May as recorded in April.