How Elon Musk's Starlink could help solve Africa's internet problem

  • Starlink, a satellite internet service by SpaceX, plans to launch in Africa by late 2021, starting with Nigeria

  • Starlink is currently too expensive for Africans and will need regional price adjustments to be more widely accessible

  • Starlink is not a threat to incumbents in the short term, who might even benefit from using its satellites
March 15th, 2021
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