Africa Analysis

Ethiopia plots own social network to replace global offerings

But any locally developed offering needs to scale to be successful, according to market analyst.
Christopher Tredger
4:30
Aug 16, 2018

Namibian govt unfazed by critics of 081-everyone project

Minister recently joined state-owned telco Telecom Namibia for launch of another rural mobile and broadband site.
6:00
Jun 7, 2018

MTN, Vodacom eye opportunity in Ethiopia

Both MTN and Vodacom see great expansion opportunity in Ethiopia, as the government moves to open the market to foreign investment.
2:20
Dec 12, 2017

Nigeria emerges as e-commerce leader

Disrupt Africa report finds less than 30% of African e-commerce start-ups profitable due to lack of funding.
2:30
Jul 11, 2017

Africa Analysis pays tribute to Richard Hurst

IT industry veteran and telecoms analyst Richard Hurst has passed away.
3:50

'Spectrum revolution is the end of scarcity'

Yes say industry experts in Africa, but with provisos...
2:50
Apr 18, 2015

Xenophobic attacks: retaliation a concern for SA businesses in Africa

Tech businesses focused on continent keeping a watchful eye.
2:00
Nov 21, 2014

ICT the top earner for Nigeria by 2020?

Nigeria's ICT sector poised to overtake petroleum as highest revenue earner by 2020.