The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has announced it has gotten the approval of the Nigerian Communication Agency (NCC) to partner with MTN to roll out MobileMet which is expected to get 30 million daily users paying NGN1 daily.
The Director-General of the Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), Prof. Sani Mashi revealed that the agency has already concluded all necessary details with the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) on its MobileMet and a frequency has been allocate to it.
Mashi revealed that the targeted number of daily users of the MobileMet service is 30 million subscribers each paying N1daily.
“We have approached NCC and the Commission has allocated a frequency to us and we have also discussed with MTN. We have reached necessary agreement with MTN. The law setting NIMET has empowered us to render such services. If we get about 30 million subscribers on a daily basis at N1.00, it means the agency we be making N30million daily,” Mashi said.
Mashi made this announcement at the official opening of a workshop for State Metrological Inspectors (SMI) and Chief Metrological Technologists (CMT).