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the digital industry in Africa

INDUSTRY ANALYSIS

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…

10 Ways teachers can identify students...

Cyberbullying can have negative effects on a young person’s self-esteem, social life, and academic performance. Because young people spend much…

How to add Kitso to your...

Learning to use online technology can be a challenge, which is why we’ve made adding our WhatsApp bot for learning…

How to prepare learners to become...

Unlike generations before, today’s children and teenagers are growing up straddling two worlds – the real one experienced through their…

5 Skills You Can Learn on...

Digital literacy can help learners use online resources safely in the classroom and beyond. How can teachers learn these skills…

Tools to help teachers get learners...

When the Covid-19 pandemic arose, schools around the world were forced to close, resulting in teachers losing valuable time with…

The Year of the Digital Creative

A new standard has been set for how creatives interact with their audiences, establish communities, and drive platforms forward across…

Women in leadership positions unmask the...

What does it mean to be a woman in the professional workplace? How do we appreciate and celebrate the strengths…

4 African women blazing new trails...

This Women’s Month, we shine the spotlight on African women who are helping to bridge the digital divide and opening…