The high price of mobile data means it’s difficult for South Africans who live in rural areas to enjoy the benefits of the mighty internet. But thanks to AfriCanopy, that’s soon going to change.
AfriCanopy is running a test project in Kwazulu Natal and will be providing 85,000 residents and 50 schools in the area with low-cost Internet access. And if that’s not already enough, they will be creating 400 new jobs! Here’s how the new mobile network for rural South Africa will work.