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African internet capacity growth continues to lead world

Fact of the Day: Africa's internet capacity growth was the fastest in the world over the past five years (Infographics)

Worldwide international Internet capacity growth continues to slow, falling from 41 percent in 2011 to 31 percent in 2015.

Africa is the #1 region in the world for mobile money transactions

Fact of the Day: Africa is the #1 region in the world for mobile money transactions

The number of smartphones in Africa is expected to grow by over 40 percent this year and to double to pass 350 million units by 2017, according to research from Deloitte.

Gambia launches first Internet Exchange Point (IXP)

Gambia launches first Internet Exchange Point (IXP)

Gambia’s Ministry of Information and Communication Infrastructure (MOICI) under the African Union Commission (AUC) African Internet Exchange Services (AXIS) Support Project has launched the country’s first Internet Exchange Point (IXP) – the Serrekunda Internet Exchange Point (SIXP).