Another interesting private comment to me about growing
the ICT market in Africa:
The reader writes:
> I concur with this assessment. When was the last time
> you saw a donor issue a RFP for connectivity or IT
> services in an African newspaper? How transparent and
> accessible are donor tenders to African IT companies?
> Donors ought to make proactive efforts to outsource
> connectivity and IT services to the African private
> sector. Instead, what we see are donors building
> internal ICT empires in the form of things like the
> Global Knowledge Gateway.
Offered for your consideration and response, without
endorsement (one way or the other).
Jeff @ Nairobi
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