A Snapshot Of African Tech Hubs : 314 Of Them And Growing Faster Than You Think

Written by Dana Sanchez


The last mapping exercise done by the World Bank in September 2015 listed less than 120 tech hubs in Africa. As of July 2016, mobile trade and lobbying association GSMA research identified 314 active tech hubs in Africa. This number is growing weekly, according to GSMA. Here’s a snapshot of the African tech hub scene as of July 2016, according to GSMA’s new study.