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African rural financial and digital inclusion exploiting Nigerian communications satellite

posted on 2023-06-08, 21:16 authored by Lasisi Lawal, Chris ChatwinChris Chatwin
Africa remains the least wired continent in the world in terms of robust telecommunications infrastructure and systems to cater for its more than one billion people. The research paper examines a case study of utilization of regional Communications Satellite with service-oriented national public security network to drive financial and digital inclusion as well as bridge the digital hiatus as a short and medium term measure amongst other strategic needs.


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  • paper

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Research Meets Africa

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Dakar, Senegal

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29 June 2015

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  • Engineering and Design Publications

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