Constant connectivity to the internet has become a mode of survival for billions of people around the world and Nigeria is no exception. According to a 2017 digital report, Nigeria’s internet penetration has reached 51% making it the 2nd highest African country with a growing number of internet users. This means more and more Nigerians are gaining access to the internet each day. With the growth in internet users, there is a need for mobile networks or internet service providers to deliver faster speed and better connection to its users.
One challenge internet users often face outside of speed is being able to stay connected even when they are travelling across cities within and outside Africa. Most people are only able to roam their calls but still struggle with using their data across countries. Thanks to the revolutionary CC1 Mi-fi by CloudCover, this will now be a problem of the past.
CloudCover was founded in 2016 as a multi network mobile data service company. Unlike other 4G LTE internet service providers, they offer products such as the CC1 Mi-Fi which was built on revolutionary virtual SIM technology that enables the user to connect to the most reliable network in any city they find themselves in. What’s great about this Mi-Fi is that it offers both local and international bundles. So whether you’re in Abuja or Atlanta or Lagos or London, you will be constantly connected.
If you’re wondering how it works: log into the app on your mobile device or log onto you account via the CloudCover website and you can purchase either local or international data, for example – when you arrive in the US, you don’t need to get a new sim or pay any ISP, all you need to do is connect using your CloudCover CC1 Mi-Fi which has the ability to connect you to the best network right where you are. Amazing right?
This is definitely a great one for the travellers! You don’t have to worry about what network is the best one for the city you’re in, you’re Mi-Fi connects you automatically. In addition, the data bundles are quite affordable with some international bundles starting from as low as N5000.
CloudCover has coverage in over 100 countries including the United Kingdom, U.S, Amsterdam and South Africa; all of which are countries Nigerians most frequently visit.
CloudCover will definitely give Nigerians an opportunity to be constantly connected to the internet wherever they are in the world. To purchase the CC1 Mi-Fi, check out the CloudCover website here and thank us later!
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