OPINION | Africa’s digital revolution: The good, the bad, and the possible

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Covid-19 has also spurred governments across the continent to take action and rapidly change public services operations through digital tech. (iStock)
Covid-19 has also spurred governments across the continent to take action and rapidly change public services operations through digital tech. (iStock)

Exponential digital advancement across Africa, spurred on by the Covid-19 crisis, is indeed a game changer. But its impact – the good and the bad – requires a more nuanced and intelligent analysis if we are to build back better, says Sharron McPherson.

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