Lower prices key to Africa mobile voice, web growth - study

Wednesday 23 November 2011 | 10:45 CET | News
Declining prices will be the key to the uptake of mobile voice and internet services in Africa, according to consultancy Frost & Sullivan. In a study, Frost & Sullivan said significantly low penetration levels of broadband in Africa are being accompanied by proportionally low internet usage levels. While the majority of countries have penetration levels lower than 5 percent, African countries have experienced a steady uptake of mobile communications. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan covering South Africa, Mozambique, Tanzania, Congo, Lesotho, Nigeria and Uganda communications markets, finds

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