Turning a profit connecting rural Africa

How Connect Africa is trying to work with government and communities to provide a sustainable and profitable rural telecoms solution

Read this article to learn:

  • What solutions are working right now in the most remote and rural parts of Africa
  • How to monetise rural communities
  • The key stakeholders for improving network coverage and their level of commitment
  • Where opportunities for middle market towercos lie now the ‘Big Four’ are moving into a phase of consolidation
  • How OTT services are changing the shape of African networks

By Frances Rose, Head of EMEA, TowerXchange: Dion Jerling is clearly passionate about technology and about using it to help rural and underserved communities in Africa. Giving up his career in Europe, he has worked for the last ten years on developing solutions which will bring network access to communities across the African continent and…

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