Monday, September 2, 2013

Pros & Cons of China's Telecom Expansion in Ethiopia-Podcast


China's telecom majors Huawei and ZTE are splitting a huge $1.6 billion contract to upgrade Ethiopia's internet and mobile phone networks. Since Ethiopia is one of the least connected countries in Africa, this contract represents an important step-forward. However, Ethiopia is also among the most repressive governments in Africa when it comes to online freedom.