Doreen Bogdan-Martin

ITU Connect2Recover to boost Africa’s post-COVID connectivity

The International Telecommunication Union’s Connect2Recover initiative aims to expand access to affordable and reliable connectivity in Africa.
Staff Writer
2:20
Aug 28, 2020

Ericsson, UNICEF in alliance to map school connectivity

Three-year initiative to identify connectivity gaps in 35 countries, including South Africa.
1:30
Jul 16, 2020

Botswana, Nigeria, Seychelles to reach affordable broadband target

ITU report claims countries will meet UN target of less than 2% GNI by 2023.
6:20
May 21, 2020

Other barriers to internet use says ITU

Organisation details analysis of ICT price trends in 2019.
2:20
May 21, 2020

African countries on par with broadband threshold targets

Botswana, Nigeria and the Seychelles may reach Broadband Commission 2% entry-level target by 2023.
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Africa's digital gender gap is widening

Stakeholders urge a shift in thinking and stress the need to focus on women and youth in continents connectivity plan.
5:00
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.