What will it take for Africa to drive US$5-trillion digital economy?

Africa's digital
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Continent's progress
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Tuesday, Nov 19th

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International broadcast centre setup in Nigeria

Facility to use undersea broadband cables to broadcast live video content from the country.

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Wi-Fi onboard Delta Ghana flights in 2013

US aircraft carrier plans an in-flight internet service for the long haul trip.

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Abuja-Algiers fibre-optic cable up for tender

The 4500 kilometre network is to connect the capital cities of Nigeria and Algeria.

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Nigeria, iDirect enter satellite broadband partnership

Network expansion is on the cards in a bid to roll-out high speed internet across the country.

Oracle helps Nigerian bank combat fraud

FirstBank joins forces with Oracle, to combat financial crime.

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MTN Nigeria takes advantage of WACS

With WACS MTN Nigeria hopes to deliver high grade and highly available internet across the country. 

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IHS invests $8mn in African networks

Infrastructure company focuses on West Africa.