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African Mobile Story book

The African Mobile Story edited by Knud Erik Skouby and Idongesit Williams, River Publishers, Aalborg, Denmark 2014.

Here is a book that should answer everything you ever wanted to know about mobile in Africa. It is written by practitioners and academics who have on the ground experience about mobile in Africa. It provides the most up to date assessments about opportunities, challenges, and what works and what doesn’t in mobile in Africa.

The book is a project of Aalborg University’s Center for Communication, Media and Information Studies and the World Wireless Research Forum (WWRF).

The African Mobile Story is edited by Knud Erik Skouby and Idongesit Williams and published by River Publishers, Aalborg, Denmark.  Order the book.  ISBN: 9788793102637

Here are the chapters in the book

Policy considerations

Case studies on market liberalization in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya

Mobile regulation, technologies and markets

Prepaid mobile market in Africa

Vulnerabilities of Mobile Devices

M-Health Solutions for HIV/AIDS

Mobile ICT and Education

How farmers use mobile in Africa

Mobile in local government in Nigera

Using mobile phones for environment protection

Mobile and sustainable energy generation

Mobile and intelligent transport systems (ITS)


Here are the authors

Daniel Michael Okwabi Adjin

Nana Kofi Annan

Enrico Calandro

Pertpetual Crentsil

Godfred Frempong

Nuhu Gapsio

Allison Gillwald

Patrick Ohemeng Gyaase

Anders Henten

Abdullah Isah

Gail Krantzberg

Benjamin Kwofie

Alejandro Islas Lopez

Roslyn Layton

George Orleans Ofori-Dwumfou

Kwadso Owusu

Kenneth Tsivor

Musa Usman

Joseph Wilson

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