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Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, takes the lead in e-commerce, with over half of the nation’s internet users having shopped online. Some 65% of active internet users have shopped online, with 24% expected to do so in the future, according to a study conducted by a global market research company, Ipsos. Valued partnerships getting more people...

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Only 20% of the South African information and communications technology (ICT) workforce are women, according to the Institute of Information Technology Professionals; the predominance of men in this  industry is not limited to South Africa. In observance of Women’s Day, we want to highlight some leading women in tech. While efforts continue to bring more...

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Over 2,000 students across 26 universities in South Africa have gathered  to share and discuss the impact they have in their communities. It’s my 7th year as an Enactus member, and this annual gathering is always an important part of my year. Enactus is an international, non-profitable organization that spans 36 countries. We are a community...

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internet trends in south africa

Today, most of us regularly consume digital media of some form, helping to shape internet trends in South Africa . At Opera, we’ve taken a look at some research examining our digital lifestyles and the ever-developing internet landscape in South Africa. Social South Africa WhatsApp kicks to no. 1 as the top social-messenger app in...

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Every year on July 18th  people around South Africa celebrate Mandela Day by dedicating at least 67 minutes of their time to give back to their communities. These activities commemorate the 67 years Nelson Mandela devoted towards the struggle of human rights and making the world a better place. We will spend our Mandela Day...

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