Campaign mobilised to entrench internet as fundamental human right
#UnmuteTheWorld campaign launched to get all of Africa online.
Apr 19, 2021
Mar 3, 2021
Start-up looks to cover Botswana with ‘Wi-Fi blanket’
One Wireless to deploy mass Wi-Fi with intention to deliver 40Mbps at US$0.40 per GB.
Dec 4, 2020
Fresh approach to broadband pays off for Africa
A4AI report identifies better spectrum management, improved policy frameworks and investment.
Aug 11, 2020
Cost, storage dominate smartphone decision making in Kenya
According to respondents to survey by Foresight Research.
Aug 6, 2020
Smartphone costs keeping billions offline
A staggering 2.5 billion people live in countries where a smartphone costs a quarter or more of average monthly income, according to research from A4AI.
May 21, 2020
Other barriers to internet use says ITU
Organisation details analysis of ICT price trends in 2019.
Apr 20, 2020
46% of world's population still offline
Response to COVID-19 could be held back because of failure to connect more people, warns World Wide Web Foundation.
Jan 14, 2020
Chad cuts telecoms excise duty to bolster internet
Move could give market a significant, much-needed boost says GSMA.
2019 Affordability Index report
Oct 25, 2019
Internet access too costly for most in Africa
Government taxation of data access and airtime top ups affects cost according to A4AI report.
World Bank Group
Oct 18, 2019
Broadband for all in Africa will cost US$100-billion
Universal broadband access will require a further 1.1-billion more people online.
Oct 1, 2019
Data prices fall in Africa but it's not enough says A4AI
Organisation says despite lower broadband costs and mobile data prices, African governments still have big task ahead.
Sep 16, 2019
High cost blamed for Burundi's low internet penetration
Regulator bemoans rates and insists government is making the right investments.
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