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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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  • 50,000 monthly page views
  • 42,000+ monthly unique users
  • 45,000+ social media followers
  • 13,000+ registered site users
  • 6,700+ newsletter subscribers

Advertising Opportunities

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

Headline & Category Sponsorships

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

Lead Generation

  • Custom webinars
  • Content syndication

Advertising

  • Banner ads
  • Newsletter sponsorships
  • White papers
  • eBooks
  • Symposiums

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].

Innovation hub

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Hot startup of the month: Pan-African fintech KamaPay

This month's hot startup is pan-African fintech KamaPay, which helps individuals and businesses make cross-border payments on the continent.

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Afretec awards $3.3M in grants to African research teams

The African Engineering and Technology Network (Afretec) has awarded grants worth $300,000 each to 11 university research teams across Africa to advance digital technologies.

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Africa Tech Perspectives

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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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Challenges and opportunities for women's tech careers

A new survey reveals that COVID-19, the cost-of-living crisis, skills shortages and a lack of mentorship have negatively affected women's career development over the past two years.

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Survey: Opportunities for Women in Tech

Take our new survey for women across Asia, Europe and Africa looking at the biggest challenges and opportunities for women-led enterprises and trends in tech careers for women.

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Upcoming events

London Tech Week
June 13-16, 2023
Queen Elizabeth II Centre, Broad Sanctuary, London SW1P 3EE
Cybertech Africa 2023
August 1-2, 2023
Kigali Convention Center, Kigali, Rwanda
Africa Tech Festival, Home of AfricaCom and AfricaTech
November 13-16, 2023
CTICC, Cape Town
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Guest Perspectives

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Omdia View: February 2023

By Omdia Analysts

In February 2023 key events in the Middle East and Africa included a major Internet project for Africa's underserved by Liquid Intelligent Technologies and Microsoft as well as a 5G launch in Tanzania – that and more in this month's Omdia View.

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Omdia View: July 2022

By Omdia Analysts

Kenya and Zambia move towards 5G with new spectrum allocations while Tunisie Telecom plans to shut down its 3G network - that and more in this month's Omdia View.

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