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the digital industry in Africa

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Building healthy social media habits with...

  We all know how easy it is to get sucked into social media. Whether we’re mindlessly scrolling through our…

How To Incorporate Technology into the...

How often do you hear about the negative effects of excessive screen time and the dangers of social media? We…

How To Choose The Best Type...

You’re probably already part of an online community or two. Think of the newsletters you receive from your favourite blog,or…

How Can We Curb Cyberbullying in...

While social media is a powerful tool that connects people, it comes with the risk of online abuse. Cyberbullying takes…

Learn How To Protect Your Online...

Can you imagine life without the Internet? Neither can we, and we love how it’s enabled us to shop, socialize,…

The Complete Guide to Spotting False...

Have you ever accidentally shared information that turned out not to be true? Sometimes false information can seem believable and…

Creative Ways To Teach Digital Citizenship...

Students in our classrooms today are digital natives — meaning that they have grown up in a world with technology…

Your guide to using social media...

The role of a teacher has changed massively with the introduction of digital media and the rise in social platforms.…

7 Tips for Building Safer Online...

As the world inches towards internet adoption and mobile connectivity, children are bombarded with a lot of content every time…

The Future of Work is Digital:...

In Africa, the digital revolution in the working space has the potential to stimulate tremendous growth for young people continent-wide.…

Job hunting? What not to share...

If you wouldn't show it to your boss, then it's probably best to keep it off your social media platforms,…

Danger of Single Story: Changing the...

The use of social media to tell diverse, authentic stories about Africa is a great opportunity Taking advantage of modern…

Soft skills to help you ace...

What are soft skills - and why are they important? It turns out there's more to becoming job-ready than learning…

Find your Lesedi study partner

Packed with interactive quizzes, visually enticing graphics, and audio content, Lesedi students are engaged throughout their journey as they learn…

Shifting times: How the internet has...

As the world rapidly changes digitally, governments must reinvent themselves in order to create a future-ready public sector. Digital transformation…

Digify Africa’s WhatsApp Learning Bot, Naledi,...

We are thrilled to share that our WhatsApp Learning Bot walked away with a Gold MMA Smarties Award for Social…

How the internet has improved access...

Packed with interactive quizzes, visually enticing graphics, and audio content, Lesedi students are engaged throughout their journey as they learn…

Career opportunities afforded by digital technology

Job opportunities in the digital economy have been rapidly increasing over the years even before the coronavirus epidemic. However, in…

WhatsApp Learning: New Horizons for Digital...

WhatsApp is one of Africa’s most popular communication applications, and it has remarkable potential as an online learning tool in…

New course material available on Lesedi...

Packed with interactive quizzes, visually enticing graphics, and audio content, Lesedi students are engaged throughout their journey as they learn…

5 Industries in Africa where digital...

In Africa, digital literacy has been limited by lack of quality internet connections, high costs for data and devices, inadequate…

Digify Africa Upskills Tens of Thousands...

2021 has been a stellar year for Digify Africa as we celebrated ten years of digital skills delivery across Africa.…

3 Mobile device trends that are...

The shifts that have occurred in Africa in the use of mobile devices present new opportunities in multiple sectors, including…

Overcoming the challenges of the digital...

What is the digital divide and how can we minimise its effect on marginalised communities in Africa? Dudu Mbatha explores…

Platforms to help digital creatives monetize...

Ever since the explosion of digital content creation globally, young people all over the world have been using the digital…

3 Essential skills that will help...

For the market in Africa, mobile technology may be considered more of a game-changer than computers, mainly due to accessibility…

To post or not to post:...

What you share online could have an impact on your work, future career prospects and social life. A simple Google…

Boost Business Shower 2021

The realities of building a business have changed dramatically over little more than a year. As lockdown levels have fluctuated,…

4 Digital literacy essentials to help...

Using the internet safely is a skill that you need to start developing to navigate through the opportunities and information…

Celebrating Ten Years of Impact and...

On the 21st of September, Digify Africa celebrated its tenth anniversary. To mark this incredible milestone, we hosted a panel…