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African mobile broadband worth USD 2.5 bln by 2017 - study

Thursday 22 March 2012 | 11:50 CET | News
The mobile broadband market in Africa is set to grow to USD 2.5 billion by 2017, CommsMEA reported citing a study by Frost & Sullivan. West and Central Africa have seen a dramatic increase in mobile broadband uptake, with Nigeria taking the lion's share. Both Nigeria and Ghana have seen the most dynamic broadband markets in sub-Saharan Africa, with over 150 market participants and rapid infrastructure development, the study said. Mervin Miemoukanda, ICT research analyst at Frost & Sulllivan, said the availability of cost-effective mobile and wireless solutions will be a key market driver. At

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