Vodacom reports subscriber rise

26 Jan 2006

South Africa-based mobile operator Vodacom saw a 12.4% jump in customer numbers across its African operations in the fourth quarter of 2005, ending the year with 21.5 million subscribers. The largest of its operations, Vodacom South Africa, now has 17.6 million customers, including 2.3 million contract subscribers. The firm’s other interests include mobile networks in Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique and Lesotho.

South Africa, Vodacom Group