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Connecting Africa is the premier online community dedicated to tackling the immense scope of the African digital landscape. Connecting Africa offers a comprehensive, informed and nuanced understanding of the region's communications networking and ICT sector and the commercial opportunities such insight can afford. Connecting Africa's readers include decision makers from across the entire communications technology ecosystem who are either based in Africa, conducting business with African enterprises or seeking to learn more about one of the communications industry's growth hotspots.

Connecting Africa brings AfricaCom delegates and those from the wider tech and telco industries together in a dedicated online environment that is "always on."

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  • 42,000+ monthly unique users
  • 45,000+ social media followers
  • 13,000+ registered site users
  • 6,700+ newsletter subscribers

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The new, often digital-first, business environment demands a multi-channel, data-driven approach to B2B marketing and sales. Connecting Africa are delighted to have evolved our suite of products and services to reflect this new reality and equip our partners for continued success.

Connecting Africa allows you to reach an engaged audience 365 days a year. Whether your priorities are generating valuable new leads, maximizing your brand's profile or positioning yourself as an industry thought leader, we’ve created a year-round, end-to-end custom strategy, utilising a powerful combination of market intelligence, influence and reach through our vast range of digital products, physical events and media platforms, placing your brand at the center of the African communications technology industry.

Learn more about our year-round Digital Marketing offering here

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  • Exclusive advertising placement based on topic
  • Lead generation opportunities
  • Native advertising via contributed articles

Lead Generation

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  • Newsletter sponsorships
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Digital Marketing

  • Website Advertising
  • Newsletter Sponsorships
  • Sponsored HTMLs
  • Fast Chats

Custom Videos at AfricaCom

  • Custom executive interview
  • Booth tour/product demo
  • Event recap video

Event Amplification Marketing Opportunities

  • Event key takeaways report
  • What you missed post-event guide
  • Attendee Benchmark Study

For more details on our audience, case studies, packages and marketing solutions tailored to your business objectives, contact [email protected].

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Pan-African operator Orange has opened an Orange Digital Center (ODC) in Guinea-Bissau.

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Cyber Revolution Summit
August 9, 2024
Gaborone, Botswana
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November 12-14, 2024
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Africa Tech Perspectives

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Uber's Marjorie Saint-Lot on inclusion and sustainability in Africa

Uber's Country Manager for Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire, Marjorie Saint-Lot, shares how the ride-hailing company is approaching public-private partnerships, environmentally friendly initiatives and gender inclusion in Africa.

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The 100 most influential African leaders in 2023

A new report from Africa Tech Festival and Connecting Africa puts a spotlight on the top 100 African leaders in the telecoms and technology sector in 2023.

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Deep dive into East Africa's tech startup ecosystem

New survey reveals a lack of access to investors, reliance on international VCs and global recession trends as the biggest barriers for East African tech startups to access funds.

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Leadership Lessons: The importance of mentorship for career growth

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Nollie Maoto, First Rand Group's compliance chief data and analytics officer and Africa Tech Festival Leadership Council member, reflects on the importance of mentorship for career growth for African women in data analytics.

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Omdia View: May 2024

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May 2024's telecoms highlights in the Middle East and Africa included African 5G subscriptions surpassing 5 million, growth from SpaceX's satellite Internet service Starlink, and a major fiber partnership in the Middle East and North Africa.

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