Black People : NEWS: Africa has 448 Million mobile network subscribers

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    Mobile subscribers in Africa have reached 448.1 million representing a 20% rise,
    according to a latest report from Ovum Research. In 2008, the figures stood at
    373 million subscribers meaning an additional 75 million new people have been
    recorded in just one year.

    The African mobile market took off about 2000 but the industry revealed
    wonderful growth in 2009.

    MTN Nigeria was listed as the largest mobile operator in Africa and defeated
    South African representative and Vodacom SA.

    Full Article: http://www.africanews.com/site/list_message/25581
     
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