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Internet economy to push productivity to U$318 billion by 2025

The internet economy is expected to deliver productivity gains across key sectors such as financial services, education, health, retail, agriculture and government to the value of between US$148 billion and U$318 billion by 2025, the McKinsey Global Institute has predicted, as a new report highlights the internet’s critical role in changing Africa’s socio-economic fortunes. In […]

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Why internet growth in Africa is still slow

Despite a multitude of completed and work-in-progress mega projects meant to make the internet accessible to all Africans, it has been found that the internet sector in Africa has been growing at a very slow rate. A study released this week in the Tanzanian capital Dar-es-Salaam by the African Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) has […]

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