10 Internet Of Things Startups To Keep An Eye On In Africa

Written by Peter Pedroncelli

The internet of things is fast becoming a major component of new tech around the globe, and Africa is no different, with the technology central to numerous startups on the continent.

There will be 8.4 billion connected things in use worldwide this year, according to Gartner, and Africa Analysis predicts that the internet of things installed base in South Africa alone will reach 35 million by 2020.

Some operate within agriculture, others in fintech and some in telematics, but many industries have been positively affected by the rise of the internet of things.

Here are 10 internet of things startups to keep an eye on in Africa.

Sources: Gartner, Cleanleap, IOL, Talkiot.