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

Written by Peter Pedroncelli
Africans use Twitter
Twitter is a popular social media platform in Africa. Photo: blackhistorymonth2014.com

Social media is popular in Africa

Social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter are consistently attracting African users, with 170 million active social media users already on numerous platforms, while there has been annual growth of over 47 percent in African social media users over the last couple of years.