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Africa is the New Golden Gate for Mobile Carriers.

Africa is the New Golden Gate for Mobile Carriers.

by Stephen BrownApril 19, 2013


Just 7 years ago only 15% of the continent of Africa had mobile service.Today Africa is a new land of opportunity for the mobile phone market.

The 54 nations that make up the motherland have seen a huge increase in Mobile subscribers over  years and its only getting larger. Analysts say that mobile phone subscriptions will increase by 70% just by next year alone. These are some of the top seven Africa carriers by subscriber number.

MTN Nigeria—43.2m subscriptions
Vodacom—37.7m subscriptions
Vodafone Egypt—37.5m subscriptions
MobiNil—32.4m subscriptions
MTN South Africa—23.5m subscriptions
Etisalat Misr—22.9m subscriptions
Glo Mobile—22.0m subscriptions


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About The Author
Stephen Brown
Stephen Brown @SteveBTech is a Technology Entrepreneur, & Int'l CES Judge. Along with being the founder of DigiLyfe, and, he is the founder of, & an organization that teaches K-12 Students Science & Technology.

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