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AFRICA: FOLLOW THE MONEY

13.07.2018
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By Russell Southwood

Africa’s new digital services sector is creating commercial, legal and regulatory challenges. Mobile operators in Sub-Saharan Africa are recasting their traditional business models to take on the new competition. But African governments and regulators – like their global counterparts – seem to be responding in contrasting ways, as I describe in this article.

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Operators, governments and regulators face new challenges in coming to terms with Africa’s emerging digital services sector, writes RUSSELL SOUTHWOOD

Intermedia Issue:
Volume 46, Issue 02
Issue Date:
July 2018
Theme:
Governance, Innovation and Content
Russell Southwood Russell Southwood CEO, Balancing Act

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