9mobile expands 4G footprint to Ilorin

10 Feb 2021

Nigerian wireless operator Emerging Markets Telecommunication Service, which provides services under the brand name 9mobile, has launched commercial 4G services in the city of llorin, the state capital of Kwara State in Western Nigeria. TeleGeography’s GlobalComms Database notes that 9mobile launched its LTE network in Lagos in October 2016 and services were expanded to Abuja in May 2017, while a large expansion drive saw coverage arriving in the towns and cities of Aba, Nasarawa, Calabar, Enugu, Kaduna, Kano, Niger, Onitsha, Owerri, Port Harcourt, Sokoto, Uyo, Aba and Ogun in early 2020.