Surfing the internet is something we all do or want to do on daily basis if need be. With the advent of social media networks, everyone wants to know the latest trends online to keep updated. The need to get want you want on-time is what makes us choose the networks to use. Nigeria for instance is one the countries in Africa where the internet speed is surprisingly slow most of the times. This why people who live in the country now sought to have the best internet service providers. Internet service providers (ISPs) are responsible for providing the needed networks to surf the internet. In Nigeria the most popular ISPs are the giant networks we have which include MTN, Globacom, 9Mobile and Airtel but let it not be a surprise to you that there are ISPs that have topped the chart to become the best and fastest ahead of these giant networks. In this article, I'll list out the top and best ISPs we have in Nigeria and their available internet speed. TOP 20 FASTEST INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS IN NIGERIA Below are the top 20 fastest Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Nigeria: PROVIDER LIR | 13.98 Mbps Netcom Africa Limited | 12.19 Mbps Galaxy Backbone Plc | 11.91 Mbps Smile Communications Ltd | 7.51 Mbps MTN Nigeria | 6.93 Mbps SWIFT NETWORKS LIMITED | 6.65 Mbps MainOne Cable Company | 5.89 Mbps IPNXng | 5.21 Mbps VDT Communications Limited | 4.80 Mbps Suburban Telecom | 4.73 Mbps Internet Solutions Nigeria Limited | 4.45 Mbps SPECTRANET LIMITED | 3.92 Mbps NGCOM | 3.61 Mbps Wireless Broadband Internet service | 2.64 Mbps Spectranet Ltd | 2.63 Mbps Coollink | 2.41 Mbps Swifttalk Limited (NG) | 2.34 Mbps Mobitel Nigeria Limited | 2.03 Mbps EMTS Limited / 9Mobile Nigeria | 2.01 Mbps Globacom Limited | 1.86 Mbps Additional facts to know In Nigeria, there are cities where the internet seems to be faster when compared to other cities. The ranking of the three major Nigerian cities (Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt) showed that Internet connection is faster in Lagos with an average of 4.08 Mbps, Abuja comes second with an average of 3.34 Mbps while Port Harcourt comes 3rd with an average of 1.03 Mbps.