12 Things You Didn’t Know About How Africans Use The Internet

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Written by Peter Pedroncelli
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Netflix has identified Africa as an important market. Photo: techweez.com

Video streaming on the rise

Another of the developments that come with faster internet speeds is video-on-demand, and with a growing middle class across the continent, more consumers are giving the likes of Netflix, Showmax and iflix reason to fight for market share. Visits to streaming video websites on Opera Mini in Africa have increased by 36 percent since 2012.