Minister of communication and digital economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim aka Pantami, FNCS, FBCS, FIIM has announced the 50 percent reduction of Data charges to ease the use of data by all Nigerian citizens.
The minister inaugurated a committee to expand the national broadband plan from 2020 to 2025.
The plan was revealed and launched by President Muhammadu Buhari in March 2020.
However, it is aimed at reducing the price of data so Nigerians who use data for business purposes can benefit.
Data price will drop to N390 by 2025, with the January 2020 baseline of N1,000 per GB, the highest projected steady reduction for the end of each year was as follows: 2020 (N925), 2021 (N850), 2022 (N775), 2023 (N700), 2024 (N545), and 2025 (N390).