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Africa offers world’s fastest ICT market

Published on November 16, 2017

The ICT sphere has undergone distinct stages of evolution and has lately been focusing on going digital, which means shifting the paradigm from traditional business to an intelligent society.

Huawei President, Southern Africa Region, Mr Li Pengon has based on recent studies, seven out of 10 of the world’s fastest growing companies are in Africa, the beginning of a trend that will give rise to new digital economies.

“Digital strategy is generally best seen as a tripartite engagement between the government as enabler, carriers as promoters and technology partners as solution providers in a win-win context. However, based on statistics from Hoot-suite, Africa is a relatively distinctive continent with only 29 per cent of internet penetration and 14 per cent active on social media. Read more. Source | Daily News