The Role of Mobile in Expanding the Digital Economy: AfricaCom TV Interview with MTN's Herman Singh
AfricaCom TV caught up with Herman Singh, MTN's Group Chief Digital Officer, during the 20th anniversary event. Singh discussed the role of mobile as a platform for expanding the African digital economy and mapping Africa's journey through the 4th Industrial Revolution. If you're interested in shaping digital Africa, find out more about AfricaCom (13-15 November 2018, Cape Town), the largest tech and telecommunications event in Africa here. Pre-registration for the 2018 event is now open, register your interest here.
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