August 11

Analysis: Starlink in Africa is a Dream of Connectivity Amidst Reality

By Nathan Ernest Olupot

We watched as Elon Musk’s internet venture, Starlink, made its debut in Kenya. This marked a significant milestone in the company’s ambitious plan to bridge the digital divide in Africa.

However, the question remains: Can Starlink truly make a difference in a continent where internet access is still a luxury for many?

Photo courtesy of CIAT.

Source: PC Tech Magazine (link opens in a new window)

Technology, Telecommunications
corporations, digital inclusion, infrastructure, rural development