Africa Goes Online: How Broadband Infrastructure Could Transform A Continent

The rise of the mobile phone in Sub-Saharan Africa is a well-known success story, but bringing universal and affordable internet access to the continent will require large-scale investment, as well as coordination between government and the private sector. In an upcoming special report, BMI looks at the state of broadband development in Sub-Saharan Africa and the benefits National Broadband plans offer in attracting private investment into necessary broadband infrastructure. In this week's podcast John Ashbourne discusses the report with Amy Cameron, one of BMI's Middle East and Africa Telecoms analysts.