The making Of 21st Century Africa: Mobile Phones, The Bottom Billion, And Creating People’s Spaces (Part I)
Part of an MTN promotion in Rwanda (Andre Pierre du Plessis/Flickr)
Ushahidi is not 10 years old; no one would have guessed that it would be the seed that led to the birth of more than 70 innovation hubs in Africa.
The mobile revolution
By crossing borders on on a large scale, MTN gave a real shot in the arm to the idea of intra-African trade
Mobile becomes tech