Africa mobile subscriptions to cross 750 mln mark in Q4

Tuesday 13 November 2012 | 14:43 CET | News
The number of mobile subscriptions in Africa will cross the 750 million mark during the fourth quarter and reach 1 billion before the end of 2015, according to research from Informa Telecoms & Media. The number of mobile subscriptions in Africa is estimated to reach 761 million at end-2012 and will rise to 1.13 billion by end-2017. Nigeria, which crossed the 100 million mobile subscriptions threshold in the second quarter of 2012, will continue to be Africa's biggest mobile market and is forecast to have 168.99 million subscriptions at end-2017, followed by Egypt with 129.4 million

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