Category Archives: Mobile Market
I don’t like to say I told you so. Schadenfreude: my second favourite German word. Second only to Betelmaus as it happens. But that’s another story. Schadenfreude means pleasure derived from the misfortunes of others. And it’s not a very … Continue reading
Data from the Communications Commission of Kenya indicate that mobile penetration has increased to 75.4% of the population in June compared to 28.7% in 2007 in a period that has seen industry’s subscribers jumped to 29.7 million from 10.7 million.
Source: Buddecom African mobile operators make up to 30% of their revenues with non-voice services
Following a referendum, oil-rich South Sudan became the world’s youngest independent state in mid-2011. Having been beyond the central government’s control and deprived of development, it is establishing its own independent telecommunications regime, creating new opportunities for service providers and … Continue reading