Telecommunications giant, Vodafone Ghana recorded the highest mobile data subscriptions in the telecom industry in December 2015, according to the National Communication Authority (NCA).
The Authority’s mobile data figures revealed that Vodafone increased its data subscriber by 78,700, representing 2.43% increase.
This makes Vodafone the top gainer for the period ending December 2015 with 3,316,343 mobile data customers and 18.39% mobile data market share.
Commenting on the gains made by Vodafone, Haris Broumidis, Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Ghana said: “Giving our customers unrivalled data experience has always been a key priority. We attribute the increase in our figures to the unique approach we have introduced over the period to invest in the network infrastructure to deliver value to our customers. Going forward, we will continue to develop numerous propositions to give variety to our customers.”
According to the NCA’s data report, MTN, during the period, increased its mobile data figures to 8,634,914 representing a percentage increase of 1.85%.
Tigo’s data subscriber figures increased from 2,692,510 to 2,732,863, representing an increase of 1.50%.
Airtel’s data subscribers increased by 2% from the previous month, increasing their mobile data figure to 2,879,431.
Glo’s data subscriber figures for the period decreased by 6.53% to 419,459 from a previous figure of 448,762.
The total mobile data subscribers increased from 17,728,312 as at the end of November 2015 to 18,031,188 at the end of December 2015.
The total penetration rate for the month was 65.74%.