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have laid the foundation for connectivity and access, be the winners; or will it be global technology groups, the banks, media, advertisers or retailer giants?”
In South Africa, for example, Pep has grown out of retail to become a financial services provider and a leader in terms of supplying prepaid mobile services.
It doesn’t suff ice to j ust consider capturing African telecoms markets as a race between telecoms providers. Things get interesting when one considers how broad this playing field really is. It’s difficult to guess who the winners will be, but it’s increasingly likely that they won’t be the traditional players.