The mobile penetration in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) region is expected to increase from 52 percent in 2012 to 79 percent in 2020, according to a new study.
Mobile broadband connections are anticipated to quadruple from the 2012 figure to reach 160 million in 2016, said market researcher Frost & Sullivan.
Overall, in terms of mobile phone usage, SSA will be the fastest growing region globally over the next seven years.
Read more: Sub-Sahara Africa mobile penetration to reach 79% in 2020 – Telecompaper.
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