30m Africans use cellphones.

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Cellphone (mobile phone) proliferation in Africa grew to 30m users by the end of 200l, an increase of more than 15-fold in just three years. The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) reports that the growth in cellular subscribers has now overtaken fixed line telephones and is growing 1.5 times faster.

ITU secretary general, Yoshio Utsumi, says the increase is encouraging: "No longer are there more...

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