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

Written by Peter Pedroncelli
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Data over voice calls and texts

Mobile penetration in Africa is high, with many Africans using smartphones. These people often use their phones to access the internet, relying on being connected to make calls and send messages via apps such as WhatsApp instead of voice calls or texts, relying on their internet data rather than mobile networks to communicate with friends and family.