Browsing: Social Media And Digital Streaming Services In Africa

  • The creative sector in Africa is gaining momentum and interest thanks to social media and digital streaming services
  • Sub-Saharan African working-age population will more than double by 2050
  • Post-Covid, tourism has the potential to be a significant driver for growth and job creation on the continent

Africa has been largely absent from the global growth map over the past century but this narrative is changing, one country at a time.

Many African countries are leading the way to impressive economic growth at the dawn of the twenty-first century. Ethiopia, Rwanda, Mozambique, Chad, Nigeria and Angola are six African countries whose economies were among the world’s ten fastest-growing from 2001 to 2010.

Some of these countries are rich in resources, while others are not but in both cases, the adoption of targeted economic policies has resulted in growth. Post-conflict reconstruction in Rwanda and Angola have shown long-term growth and stability.

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