Business in Africa: Tighter social media regulations in African context

The debate around tighter regulation on social media has been brought back into the spotlight following comments made by Minster State Security Minister David Mahlobo. This in particular as a response to a rise of fake news.

What would stricter regulations or a complete clamp down mean for business across Africa?

Africa’s biggest success story was the fact that we were able to leapfrog the fixed line and actually communicate across the airwaves. And now if you are cutting off internet or telephony you are actually cutting off people’s ability to trade.

Refilwe Moloto, Founder & Principal Advisor at Ambassador Advisory

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